In 2018, Sweet Briar embarked on an ambitious plan to make agriculture and sustainability a cornerstone of the campus and student experience. By leveraging the unique resources of the College’s expansive campus, we have brought our agricultural lands back to life. These operations include a 20-hive apiary, two vineyards, a wildflower pollinator meadow and a […]Read More >
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Dean Teresa Garrett shares her perspective on the benefit of a liberal arts education and taking ownership of your academic career and future in this Q&A. Do students often have a clear purpose or outcome in mind for their education, or do they discover it as they go? It’s both. As responsible educators, we serve […]Read More >
Some students come to Sweet Briar knowing exactly what they want out of college. Some discover it once they arrive and some find it long after graduation. Five alumnae—Fleming Rutledge ’59, Makanah Morriss ’66, Keenan Kelsey ’66, Beth Preston ’78 and Laura Glover ’86—fall into the latter category. All five are now working as religious […]Read More >
Sweet Briar has one of only two ABET-accredited engineering programs at women’s colleges in the United States.WOMEN IN ENGINEERING >
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Sweet Briar College’s 2,840-acre campus is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.SWEET BRIAR, VA >
Sweet Briar has a lot to be proud of.SWEET BRIAR ACCOLADES >
Sweet Briar students hold leadership roles in student organizations at twice the rate of other colleges.CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS >
Sweet Briar students have at least one internship, compared to five out of 10 students at other colleges.INTERNSHIPS >
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