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Vespers Service 2014

Vespers Service 2014

| December 15, 2014

Sweet Briar College held its annual Vespers service at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, in Memorial Chapel. The event featured members of the College’s choirs and orchestra.

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Commencement 2014

| May 15, 2014

Sweet Briar College’s 105th Commencement Ceremony was held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, May 17. Congratulations, Class of 2014!

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The 2014 Julia B. Waxter Environmental Forum

The 2014 Julia B. Waxter Environmental Forum

| February 4, 2014

Fox will tell his personal story and discuss grassroots efforts across the country to stop fracking, as well as what gas companies plan to do with future gas production.

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President’s Update: Homecoming and Families Weekend 2013

| October 25, 2013

President Jo Ellen Parker will offer an update on news from the College at 9 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 26.

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President Parker’s Update to Alumnae

President Parker’s Update to Alumnae

| June 1, 2013

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Commencement 2013

| May 17, 2013

 

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In Sweet Remembrance: A Reading

In Sweet Remembrance: A Reading

| March 27, 2013

Commissioned by Endstation Theatre Company, Sweet Briar and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, “In Sweet Remembrance” is a tribute to the significant role of the black community throughout the College’s history. Playwright Tearrance A. Chisholm has spent the past four summers researching Sweet Briar’s cultural and historical importance, resulting in this original play. [...]

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Sweet Briar College Presents: Barbara Kingsolver

Sweet Briar College Presents: Barbara Kingsolver

| March 21, 2013

A reading and conversation with novelist Barbara Kingsolver, author of “Prodigal Summer,” “The Lacuna” and “The Poisonwood Bible.” Kingsolver’s newest novel, “Flight Behavior,” was released Nov. 6, 2012.

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Why Mark Magruder loves teaching at Sweet Briar

Why Mark Magruder loves teaching at Sweet Briar

| December 8, 2012

Faculty – Mark Magruder

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Move-in Day for the Class of 2016

Move-in Day for the Class of 2016

| August 27, 2012

On Saturday, August 25, 2012, the Class of 2016 moved into Sweet Briar College. The local high school football team volunteers each year to help the students move their belongings. This slideshow shares some highlights from the morning.

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