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Admissions Blog: 5 things to do your first year at Sweet Briar

August 23, 2019
Quad Rocks

So, you’ve decided to come to Sweet Briar College. Now what? A new chapter of your life has started, and there are so many things you can do with it!

New year, new dean, new charge: How to own the future?

August 21, 2019

A festive tune opened Sweet Briar College’s 114th session as faculty and senior staff marched into Murchison Lane Auditorium on Wednesday afternoon. It fit the mood of President Meredith Woo, who was happy about a number of things.

Sweet Briar awards 2019 Girl Scouts scholarships to two first-years

August 20, 2019
Cynthia and Jesseca

Sweet Briar College has awarded this year’s Girl Scouts Gold Award Scholarship to two members from the Class of 2023: Jesseca Ballard and Cynthia Plaugher. This marks the second year the joint scholarship has been awarded.

Admissions Blog: 3 reasons why Sweet Work Weeks is my favorite new tradition at Sweet Briar

August 16, 2019

Traditions are among the most beloved parts of the Sweet Briar experience. Recently, Sweet Briar alumnae have fiercely embraced a new tradition. For the last five summers, we have come together for Sweet Work Weeks to help prepare campus for the new school year.

Sweet Briar makes Forbes’ America’s Top Colleges list for 2019

August 15, 2019
bell tower

Just days after winning Forbes’ #MyTopCollege contest in the small-schools category, Sweet Briar has another reason to celebrate. The women’s liberal arts college is included on Forbes’ 2019 America’s Top Colleges list.

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