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Researchers document upsides to online forums

Researchers document upsides to online forums

| April 23, 2015

Sweet Briar assistant professor of psychology Jessica Salvatore and Louise Pendry, a psychologist at the University of Exeter in England, have published the results of a study in the journal Computers in Human Behavior.

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Alumnae return for Spring Dance Concert

Alumnae return for Spring Dance Concert

| April 10, 2015

Mark Magruder doesn’t want to belabor the likelihood that Sweet Briar College’s 2015 Spring Dance Concert will be its last, but he’s an artist who’s grounded in reality.

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Slow Art Day cultivates new audiences

Slow Art Day cultivates new audiences

| April 6, 2015

Sweet Briar College will join museums across the globe to celebrate Slow Art Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 11, in Pannell Gallery. Admission is free and open to the public. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

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Sweet Briar riders win third ODAC title

Sweet Briar riders win third ODAC title

| April 3, 2015

Following an impressive season, Sweet Briar College riders came out on top yesterday at the 2015 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championships at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington.

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Lifelike puppets astound at Babcock Season Event

Lifelike puppets astound at Babcock Season Event

| April 1, 2015

Internationally acclaimed puppeteers The Cashore Marionettes will return to Sweet Briar College with their show “Life in Motion” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in Murchison Lane Auditorium in the Babcock Fine Arts Center.

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‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

| March 27, 2015

Sweet Briar studio art majors Hollie Halford and Chloe Bandas will open their senior art show, “Wide/Rude Awakening,” with a reception at 5 p.m., Thursday, April 2, in Babcock Gallery.

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Creative Writing Conference includes U.S. Poet Laureate, NPR host

Creative Writing Conference includes U.S. Poet Laureate, NPR host

| March 20, 2015

U.S. Poet Laureate Charles Wright will spearhead the 2015 Creative Writing Conference at Sweet Briar College with a reading at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the Boxwood Room at the Conference Center.

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Board of directors votes to close College at the end of 2014-2015 academic year

Board of directors votes to close College at the end of 2014-2015 academic year

| March 4, 2015

On Feb. 28, 2015, the board of directors of Sweet Briar College voted to close the College as a result of insurmountable financial challenges.

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Pannell Scholar takes research to Jamaica

Pannell Scholar takes research to Jamaica

| March 2, 2015

Allison McLamb has always wanted to work in special education. After gaining some experience in American classrooms, the sophomore was able to explore her career goals abroad this winter, thanks to Sweet Briar’s Anne Gary Pannell Merit Scholarship.

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‘The Learned Ladies’ premieres at Sweet Briar

‘The Learned Ladies’ premieres at Sweet Briar

| February 19, 2015

Sweet Briar Theatre will present Molière’s “The Learned Ladies” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, through Saturday, Feb. 28, and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 1, in Murchison Lane Auditorium at the Babcock Fine Arts Center.

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