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Willits Food Systems Summer Fellows gain a bounty of experience

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 […]

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A perfect blend of wellness, faith, vineyards and horses

Stormy skies that quickly clear are a familiar phenomenon in our part of the country. Sudden shifts like these also are familiar to our Sweet Briar family, on a personal level. We weather storms with remarkable energy and come out on the other side with a clear purpose. Much like our equestrians smoothly cantering a […]

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Visiting artist Hope Rovelto exhibits her work in the Pannell Gallery

Sweet Briar College is excited to announce the opening of artist Hope Rovelto’s exhibition in the Pannell Gallery. Her work will be on display from Sept. 30 through Dec. 14. “The T-Shirt Collection: Hope Rovelto,” showcases her unique screen-printed T-shirts. Hope is an artist, educator and activist based in Portland, Maine. She earned her MFA […]

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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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Sweet Briar College’s 2,840-acre campus is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

High Marks

Sweet Briar has a lot to be proud of.

8 out of 10

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

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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