Sweet Briar Videos
Steve Wassell’s research interests span all three of the disciplines in which he holds degrees. His principal topic of investigation is the relationship between architecture and mathematics. The most recent product of this research is a 2010 book, “The Mathematical Works of Leon Battista Alberti” (with Kim Williams and Lionel March), which comprises translations and [...]
Professor Yochum received his PhD from Wake Forest University and BS from the College of Charleston. Prior to joining SBC, he was an Engineer/Member of Technical Staff at Lucent Technologies/OFS Specialty Photonics. Professor Yochum has research interests in experimental condensed matter physics and nanotechnology. He is particularly interested in the design and characterization of nanostructured [...]
Dr. DeWeese teaches all levels of Spanish language, culture and literature as well as translation. Her area of research is 20th and 21st-century Spanish prose and culture. She is the author of several articles on contemporary Spanish literature and the book Approximations to Luis Goytisolo’s Antagonía as well as a biography of Luis Goytisolo in [...]
Suzanne Calvert came to Sweet Briar in 2002 as an adjunct accounting professor. She holds two Bachelor of Science degrees in business education (Radford College) and accounting (Lynchburg College). She also holds two master’s degrees in business management and public school administration, and has completed additional graduate work in accounting. All graduate-level work was completed [...]
Lynchburg is a place of community, arts and a surprising diversity of thought and expression. Jeff Carl tries to capture some of this in “Here I’m Home,” with some play to the challenges that are inherent in a medium size town. This performance was in Sweet Briar’s dining hall, February 10, 2012.