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Vixens wins the first-ever NCEA Single Discipline National Championship

April 20, 2021
Sweet Briar NCEA team 2020-21

The Sweet Briar College Vixens continue to make history by riding to victory in the first-ever National Collegiate Equestrian Association Single Discipline National Championship in Waco, Tx., on Saturday. The members of Sweet Briar’s NCEA team are Katie Balding ’21, Kacie Freeburg ’23, Britt Larson-Jackson ’22, Emmy Longest ’24, Rachel Perry ’24 and Lily Peterson […]


Meet librarian Lore Guilmartin: Beyond books

April 16, 2021

It’s hard to name only one place as the heart — or should we say brain — of a campus, but certainly, the library ranks near the top of the list. In today’s world of abundant digital resources and interconnectedness, the traditional view of a library falls short of what it is truly capable of […]


Spring Dance Concert showcases choreography by seven students and two alumnae

April 15, 2021
Spring Dance Concert

Join us on April 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m. for a virtual evening of student choreography and video dance. Each performance will be followed by a live Q&A with the choreographers. Register for this free event here. Seven students and two alumnae choreographed pieces for the Spring Dance Concert, creating a diverse and collective […]


Babcock Season presents a conversation with composer Ellen Reid

April 13, 2021
Ellen Reid

The Babcock Season welcomes Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Ellen Reid, one of the most innovative artists of her generation. A composer and sound artist whose breadth of work spans opera, sound design, film scoring, ensemble and choral writing, she was awarded the the 2019 Pulitzer Prize in music for her opera, p r i s m. […]


On the flat: An in-house clinic with Olympian Lendon Gray

April 8, 2021
Clinic with Lendon Gray

“Don’t forget the whoa.” “More energy.” “Bend. Don’t over-bend. Now straight.” “Drop your stirrups.” “Ride on a loose rein. See what he does without you.” “Down the centerline.” “Well done!” Improving the horse and rider through clinics with masters of their sport never fails to offer valuable lessons that lead to growth. Yesterday, Sweet Briar […]


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