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Congressman Ben Cline tours the new onsite student health clinic

October 15, 2020
Rep. Cline and Sweet Briar, HealthWorks and Horizon leaders

The new Sweet Briar College student health clinic, located in the lower level of the Memorial Chapel, officially opened its doors to students on Oct. 6. Students now have immediate access to medical care through in-person and telehealth appointments. On Friday, Oct. 16, Congressman Ben Cline visited the College to tour the new clinic. He […]


Founders’ Day walk to the Sweet Briar Plantation Burial Grounds

October 8, 2020

What’s usually a Founders’ Day event, this year’s walk to the Sweet Briar Plantation Burial Grounds contended with mother nature a few times before finally, on Oct. 2, students, faculty and staff could make their way across the Upper Lake dam and up the hill to the cemetery. It was a beautiful evening for thoughtful […]


Student and alumnae essays published in Studio Potter magazine

September 28, 2020
Ceramics studio

Rachel Gomez ’20, Caroline Trimmer ’20 and Madeline Schulman ’24 all love throwing clay. As past and present ceramics students, Professor Shawn O’Connor encouraged them to submit an essay to the national magazine Studio Potter. Each student worked from the prompt: What have I learned about myself by learning to throw on the pottery wheel?  […]


Students and alumnae organize Philanthropy Week

September 27, 2020
Quad Rocks

Sweet Briar students from multiple clubs and organizations teamed up with Emily Dodson ’18 from the Office of Alumnae Relations and Development to create Philanthropy Week which kicks-off today. Watch our Facebook and Instagram account for photos and updates throughout the week. “I think in true Sweet Briar fashion, many departments and student organizations have come together […]


A Sweet Briar Minute

September 24, 2020

It is always a good day when your U. S. Congressman speaks about Sweet Briar on the floor of the United States House of Representatives! Take a minute to check out the kind words of Congressman Ben Cline about Sweet Briar’s recent inclusion on U.S. News & World Report’s Most Innovative Schools list.


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