And as the College engages in more production agriculture, the center has become the conduit for linking the vineyard, apiary, greenhouse and other farm activities to academic curriculum. Sweet Briar students can explore sustainability, agriculture, and other environmental topics through courses across the curriculum, including:

  • CORE 140: Sustainable Systems
  • BUSN 112: Social and Sustainable Ventures
  • ENVR 201: Agricultural Operations
  • ENVR 205: Environmental Field Methods
  • ECON 205: Economics of Wine
  • ENVR 215: Environmental Policy
  • PHIL 241: Philosophy of the Environment
  • BIOL 324: Ecology
  • ECON 342: Environmental Economics
  • ENVR 356: Natural Resources Management
  • ENVR 382: Sustainable Agriculture

Browse our full range of academic programs here.