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A letter from Cailey Cobb ’20, SGA president

April 2, 2020
Cailey Cobb

Dear Sweet Briar Community, I hope that each of you have taken time to process how COVID-19 has affected your experience at Sweet Briar. This is a situation that is necessary for you to internally process. I just ask that you don’t burn out. I know how easy it is to throw your hands up […]


Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation scholarships help local students attend Sweet Briar

April 2, 2020

The Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation awarded two local Sweet Briar students each with a $5,000 scholarship. The GLCF’s goal is to help two first-year, full-time students from the Lynchburg region attend the College.  Willow Hope Litchford ’23 and Keeley Shay Sarver ’23 were the recipients of this year’s scholarship. Offering scholarship aid is essential to […]


Young alumnae share their path to success

March 23, 2020
Sunset over campus. Sunset over vineyard

On Tuesday, Mar. 24 at 7 p.m., join Career Services, Alumnae Relations and Development and Admissions for a Young Alumnae Career Panel. During this panel, prospective and current students will have the opportunity to hear from and ask questions of six young alumnae in various professional paths. The panelists include: Lydia Fleck ’16, Bachelor of […]


Update on spring semester

March 13, 2020
Summer campus shot of the bell tower and academic buildings.

Dear students, faculty, staff, parents and friends, As people around the world grapple with how to respond to the coronavirus, I have consulted extensively with my colleagues at Sweet Briar and at other institutions, as well as with experts at the CDC, about how to best keep our community safe. This has been a difficult […]


Madeline Miller and Emily Wilson come together for a special presentation

March 9, 2020

NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all College events are suspended until further notice. Learn more.


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