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Sweet Briar again named among nation’s most innovative schools by U.S. News & World Report

Sweet Briar College has once again been named as one of the nation’s Most Innovative Schools, according to the 2021 Best Colleges rankings by U.S. News & World Report. Sweet Briar tied for 24th place with Bryn Mawr, Middlebury and two other institutions in the National Liberal Arts College category. The University of Richmond is […]

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An evening with The New Yorker staff writer Doreen St. Félix

Doreen St. Félix, staff writer at The New Yorker magazine will virtually visit Sweet Briar College at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 28, to share her experience as a writer and journalist. St. Félix’s presentation is held in conjunction with the College’s reading and writing course for first-year students, The Mindful Writer, which is inspired […]

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Madeline Miller and Emily Wilson come together for a virtual conversation

Sweet Briar College is hosting a unique event that brings together two prominent literary figures: a New York Times bestselling author and a classicist, scholar and MacArthur Fellow. Madeline Miller, author of the novel Circe, and Professor Emily Wilson, translator of The Odyssey into English, will give a special joint presentation and reading from their respective […]

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

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

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