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JYF in Paris: A Family Legacy

June 13, 2019
Paris Eiffel Tower

Sweet Briar’s Junior Year in France program — these days known as JYF in Paris — is America’s longest-running coeducational study-abroad program in Paris.


Sweet Briar College wins international 2019 CASE Gold Award for student life brochure

June 12, 2019
student life brochure

Sweet Briar College is the winner of a 2019 Circle of Excellence Gold Award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. The award was given in the Design category for Sweet Briar’s student life brochure.


Sweet Briar Friends of Art awards 2019 student prizes

June 10, 2019
Pannell Gallery Minarro

Six Sweet Briar students across various disciplines were awarded prizes this year by the Sweet Briar College Friends of Art.


Ahead of the Game: Sweet Briar Lacrosse

June 6, 2019
Coach Hagen

Lacrosse came to Sweet Briar in 1912, brought by recently hired physical director Cara Gascoigne. The first club team at the College was organized in 1914. It appears that Sweet Briar may have been one of the earliest institutions to introduce the sport.


Hundreds of alumnae representing 39 classes celebrate Reunion 2019

June 4, 2019
Reunion 1999

More than 350 guests visited campus for Reunion over the weekend, including nearly 300 alumnae representing 39 graduating classes and more than eight decades of Sweet Briar women. They traveled from 34 states and three countries to visit the place they all call home.


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