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Sweet Briar named among Most Innovative Schools in nation by U.S. News

Sweet Briar College is one of the nation’s Most Innovative Schools, according to the 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings.

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Science for good: Sweet Briar STEM grad finds her path at Grassroots Cannabis

As a recent graduate of Sweet Briar College, Jessica Heiser-Aliquo ’16 knows adversity. More importantly, though, she knows how to overcome it. When the bio major reached a dead end in her first job, Sweet Briar faculty and alumnae helped her switch careers.

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College communicators gather at Sweet Briar for semiannual conference

Higher education communications professionals from across Virginia and Washington, D.C., came together at Sweet Briar College on June 13 and 14 for the College Communicators Association summer 2019 conference.

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Sweet Briar 101.
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Sweet Briar has one of only two ABET-accredited engineering programs at women’s colleges in the United States.

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40%

Sweet Briar students have ample opportunity to study abroad. Spend a summer, semester or year overseas.

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Sweet Briar College’s 3,250-acre campus is located the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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High Marks

Sweet Briar ranks among the best schools in the country for student loan repayment.

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8 out of 10

Sweet Briar students hold leadership roles in student organizations at twice the rate of other colleges.

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8 out of 10

Sweet Briar students have at least one internship, compared to five out of 10 students at other colleges.

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