Sweet Briar News About: Alumnae Relations and Development

Sweet Briar alumna wins global Excellence in Language Teaching Award

October 8, 2019

Founders’ Day 2019: About the Land

September 21, 2019

Admissions Blog: An inside look at Sweet Briar traditions

September 19, 2019

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue to visit Sweet Briar on Founders’ Day

September 12, 2019

Sweet Briar’s Mary Pope Hutson ’83 to lead National Park System Advisory Board

September 6, 2019

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

August 20, 2019

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

August 16, 2019

Sweet Briar wins Forbes’ #MyTopCollege 2019 title among small schools

August 13, 2019

Leadership workshop at Sweet Briar draws women from 21 countries 

August 5, 2019

Olympian, business executives among new Sweet Briar Board of Directors members

July 30, 2019

Sweet Briar College announces exceptional fundraising results, raising $18.5 million in fiscal year 2019

July 18, 2019

The Camille Flood of 1969, and How Sweet Briar College Helped to Rebuild the Community

June 21, 2019

Science for good: Sweet Briar STEM grad finds her path at Grassroots Cannabis

June 18, 2019

JYF in Paris: A Family Legacy

June 13, 2019

Ahead of the Game: Sweet Briar Lacrosse

June 6, 2019

Hundreds of alumnae representing 39 classes celebrate Reunion 2019

June 4, 2019

Sweet Briar Women: Leading in Public Service

May 30, 2019

Deep Roots: Farming at Sweet Briar

May 24, 2019

Mighty Class of 2019 graduates under sunny skies

May 18, 2019

Admissions Blog: 5 things I will miss most about Sweet Briar

May 17, 2019

S&P Global raises Sweet Briar College bond rating for third straight year

May 13, 2019

Sweet Briar celebrates Earth Week with special guests

May 1, 2019

Admissions Blog: 5 things I learned through my summer internship

April 12, 2019

Sweet Briar House among featured stops during Historic Garden Week

April 10, 2019

Panel of alumnae experts in conservation and agriculture to visit Sweet Briar

April 3, 2019

Sweet Briar College announces 2019 commencement speaker

April 2, 2019

Iditarod rookie musher, Sweet Briar grad Alison Lifka to speak at alma mater April 2

March 21, 2019

Sweet Briar College sets all-time record for March Days of Giving

March 18, 2019

Sweet Briar goes to Washington

March 7, 2019

Admissions Blog: 5 fierce women leaders in Sweet Briar College history

March 1, 2019

Sweet Briar College announces additional Girl Scouts scholarships

February 26, 2019

Admissions Blog: 5 grads, 5 stories — How Sweet Briar impacted my life

February 8, 2019

College community mourns loss of poet Mary Oliver, former Margaret Banister Writer-in-Residence

January 18, 2019

Al Stroobants Foundation renews promise to fund tuition for two local Sweet Briar students in 2019-2020

January 16, 2019

From Sweet Briar to Europe to Texas: The success story behind Céleste Wackenhut’s French & Michigan

December 18, 2018

Ginnie Toone ’53: On the Road to Sweet Briar

November 27, 2018

Sweet Briar College unveils portrait of former president Phil Stone

November 26, 2018

Makayla Benjamin ’18: Riding forward

November 20, 2018

Three new members join Sweet Briar College Board of Directors

November 19, 2018

Sweet Briar College honors visionary donors

November 19, 2018

Sweet Briar board member Alice Dixon ’82 named to Richmond’s U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame

November 1, 2018

Admissions Blog: 5 questions to ask when you visit campus

October 26, 2018

Q&A: After five years in Alaska, Sweet Briar grad Alison Lifka gets ready for Iditarod

October 26, 2018

Service to America Career Achievement Medal goes to Sweet Briar’s Dr. Marshalyn Yeargin-Allsopp ’68

October 2, 2018

Renowned pianist Nick Ross to open Gager Concert series at Sweet Briar

September 23, 2018

Founders’ Day 2018: sunrise to sunset events honoring our history

September 21, 2018

Horses, medicine and music lead Sweet Briar’s 2012 Presidential Medalist to England

September 3, 2018

Sweet Briar once again receives CASE award for excellence in fundraising

August 29, 2018

Outstanding Sweet Briar staff honored with 2018 ROSE Awards

August 16, 2018

Sweet Briar’s mighty school spirit wins #MyTopCollege contest once again

August 10, 2018

How the liberal arts and origami helped one Sweet Briar engineering grad land the perfect job

July 12, 2018

Sweet Briar raises $18 million, exceeding fundraising goal for the third year in a row

July 11, 2018

Two local students awarded scholarships from Al Stroobants Foundation to study at Sweet Briar

June 28, 2018

Reunion 2018 comes with age-old traditions and brand-new app

May 31, 2018

Sweet Briar awards prestigious Wyllie Scholarship to budding engineers

May 29, 2018

New joint Sweet Briar and VCCA fellowships announced

May 24, 2018

Virginia secretary of agriculture and forestry to speak at Sweet Briar College on Earth Day

April 13, 2018

‘Jersey Brothers’ author Sally Mott Freeman ’76 to speak at Sweet Briar

April 5, 2018

Admissions Blog: 5 fierce Sweet Briar women leaders 45 and under

March 30, 2018

Gager Concert at Sweet Briar features internationally known pianist

March 28, 2018

Sweet Briar’s March Days of Giving bring unprecedented results

March 23, 2018

Sweet Briar grad is one of ‘15 Women in Wine to Watch’

March 14, 2018

Sweet Briar’s Florence Elston Inn & Conference Center debuts refreshed rooms and event spaces

March 14, 2018

Sweet Briar College on track to break all records for March Days of Giving

March 9, 2018

NASA engineer’s talk at Sweet Briar sheds light on true story behind ‘Hidden Figures’

February 23, 2018

‘Code Girls’ author Liza Mundy to speak at Sweet Briar

February 13, 2018

Celebrating Black History Month at Sweet Briar: Marshalyn Yeargin-Allsopp ’68 finds her FIERCE

February 8, 2018

Grant to fund full tuition for two Virginia students at Sweet Briar

January 26, 2018

France awards the Chevalier of the Legion of Honor to Sweet Briar’s Claude Becker Wasserstein ’82

December 21, 2017

Sweet Briar College and Girl Scouts announce scholarship for Gold Award achievers

December 18, 2017

Sweet Briar’s VP for development recognized as Fundraiser of the Year

December 5, 2017

Caity Gladstone ’09 brings together Hollins and Sweet Briar alumnae to help kids

November 14, 2017

Living With Art Initiative aims for educational depth while enhancing living and working spaces

November 7, 2017

Bestselling author’s ‘Code Girls’ features early Sweet Briar grad Delia Ann Taylor

October 6, 2017

Virginia Council for Private Education announces Sweet Briar grad Grace Turner Creasey as new executive director

October 3, 2017

Students receive academic and College awards at Founders’ Day Convocation

September 22, 2017

‘A race against time’: Q&A with ‘The Jersey Brothers’ author Sally Mott Freeman ’76

August 22, 2017

Sweet Briar wins Forbes’ annual #MyTopCollege contest — again

July 26, 2017

CASE honors Sweet Briar for superior fundraising

June 22, 2017

President’s Reunion update offers glimpse of visioning process

June 6, 2017

Beloved professor Ninie Laing ’57 named 2017 Distinguished Alumna

June 3, 2017

Sweet Briar breaks ground on new tennis courts

April 17, 2017

Sweet Briar inducts 2017 Athletics and Riding Hall of Famers

April 11, 2017

Sweet Briar grad is a 2017 Small Business Person of the Year

April 5, 2017

College looks ahead to eventful weekend

April 3, 2017

Sweet Briar donors commit $5 million, launching Phillip C. Stone Legacy Challenge

March 30, 2017

Sweet Briar again smashes March giving goals

March 16, 2017

Sweet Briar community crushes one-day giving goal

March 2, 2017

College marks ‘Day of Giving,’ celebrates another year of successes

March 1, 2017

College declares March Sweet Briar Forever Month for second year

February 28, 2017

Sweet Briar holds town hall meeting

February 25, 2017

Sweet Briar engineering grad among 2016 NAYGN Excellence Award winners

February 22, 2017

Sweet Briar announces 2017 Athletics and Riding Hall of Fame inductees

February 17, 2017

New Year’s message from President Stone

January 5, 2017

Harris Corporation recognizes Sweet Briar grad Meagan Bell as ‘10 Under 10’ honoree

January 5, 2017

Sweet Briar snags 2016 Dive Award for ‘Turnaround of the Year’ in higher ed

December 1, 2016

Elkins earns federal ‘professional of the year’ award

November 17, 2016

Sweet Briar welcomes visitors to check out new electroacoustic composition lab

November 10, 2016

Sweet Briar College announces 2016 ROSE Awards for staff excellence

November 7, 2016

Beloved former dean dies, but his big, booming laugh lingers in memory

October 31, 2016

Amherst County Day recalls past with an eye to the future

October 24, 2016

Sweet Briar College names new director of alumnae relations

September 26, 2016

Sweet Briar’s 2016 Outstanding Alumna Award goes to two alumnae leaders

September 23, 2016

Founders’ Day Weekend connects Sweet Briar traditions across the decades

September 21, 2016

Sweet Briar streamathon is back by popular demand

September 15, 2016

Virginia’s Region IV Teacher of the Year is a Sweet Briar alumna

September 14, 2016

Two Sweet Briar grads make journal’s ‘Women Who Mean Business’ list

September 9, 2016

Sweet Briar alumna’s documentary on Sikhism to premiere at UN film festival

September 6, 2016

Sweet Briar board member CeCelia Valentine ’95 joins NACDL board of directors

September 1, 2016

Seay, a 1983 alumna, is in the running for a Hollywood Music in Media Award

September 1, 2016

Sweet Briar grad Nene Jones ’16 takes home three NCAA awards

August 30, 2016

1945 alumna who endowed Wyllie Engineering Program has died

August 29, 2016

Dave Matthews Band releases recording of 1996 solo concert at Sweet Briar College

July 22, 2016

Alumna’s story on saving Sweet Briar wins gold for CASE Currents

July 15, 2016

Sweet Briar College raises more than $10 million and celebrates successful recruiting year — 12 months after near closure

July 11, 2016

College surpasses $10 million fundraising goal by June 30

July 1, 2016

Gift of art, eyewitness accounts of family’s time in the USSR augment gallery’s Soviet poster collection

June 27, 2016

President Stone calls on the Sweet Briar community to make history

June 24, 2016

Graduate teaching program at Sweet Briar boasts strong year, happy alumnae

June 10, 2016

After eight decades, alumna’s thirst for learning remains unquenchable

June 8, 2016

Tax expert to present seminar on planned giving

June 3, 2016

Nonprofit Quarterly applauds Sweet Briar College’s new bylaws and calls on others to follow

May 31, 2016

Meredith Newman ’09 set to take over Vixen lacrosse program

May 31, 2016

Devon Horse Show and Country Fair welcomes Sweet Briar College as special guest

May 29, 2016

Sweet Briar graduation photo goes surprisingly viral, seen by 1.2 million people

May 25, 2016

Alumna-baked sweets rank No. 2 on national ‘best cookies’ list

May 24, 2016

’86 grad named Master Dance Educator of the Year by National Dance Society

May 19, 2016

Leah Busque ’01: ‘Now, We Are All Founders’

May 14, 2016

Rachel Platten will share her fight song with Sweet Briar College as part of #CheggMusic 101 series

April 26, 2016

Alumna’s tech startup leads the way in promoting diversity

April 21, 2016

Sweet Briar Forever month signals strength

March 31, 2016

Loyola law professor elected vice chair of Sweet Briar College board

March 28, 2016

TaskRabbit founder and CEO Leah Busque ’01 is Sweet Briar College’s 2016 commencement speaker

March 21, 2016

Next Is NOW streamathon invites you to ‘party with your past, fund our future’

March 18, 2016

A message of gratitude from President Stone

March 10, 2016

Alumna named a top trainer in Ohio

March 10, 2016

A letter of thanks to the Sweet Briar community

March 4, 2016

’09 grad co-authors journal’s 2015 outstanding paper

February 22, 2016

Environmental history, science and technology converge in lecture on George Washington

February 19, 2016

Land Trust Alliance lauds Hutson for legislative push

February 18, 2016

March is Sweet Briar Forever Month

February 15, 2016

Alumna tapped to attend AATF Future Leaders program

February 8, 2016

SBC history class travels to Europe this summer

February 2, 2016

‘Rolling Stone Tour’ takes president around the country

January 29, 2016

Distinguished Alumna Award goes to seven SBC sisters

January 22, 2016

Teresa Tomlinson ’87 makes list of ‘most influential Georgians’

January 13, 2016

Alumna Dorothy Yates ’42 dies

January 8, 2016

Alumna-led startup partners with Intel

January 7, 2016

Person(s) of the Year, right here

December 31, 2015

Charitable IRA Rollover Gift provision now permanent and retroactive to Jan. 1, 2015

December 18, 2015

Sweet Briar nears top five in Alumnifire ranking

December 14, 2015

2001 grad among Fortune’s ‘Most Powerful Women’ Summit speakers

November 30, 2015

Alumnae efforts credited in Roanoke Times

November 23, 2015

Board chair participates in webinar on governance

November 20, 2015

Sweet Briar names VP for alumnae relations and development

November 9, 2015

Former student and professor collaborate on play translation

October 23, 2015

Saving Sweet Briar delivers on $12 million promise

September 2, 2015

New VP for alumnae relations and development announced

August 31, 2015

Shadowing Leah Busque ’01

August 22, 2015

Alumnae Alliance seeks comments on proposed mission statement

August 12, 2015

Alumnae work to make campus shine

August 11, 2015

Prospective student is already volunteering

August 11, 2015

President appoints Nancyellen Keane VP and general counsel

August 4, 2015

New director of hospitality announced

July 31, 2015

College confirms receipt of SSB payment

July 30, 2015

Alice Dixon ’82 named Alumnae Board president

July 17, 2015

Ann Reams, former Alumnae Association director, dies

June 30, 2015

SBC presents lecture on women and violence in India

March 19, 2015

Columbus Mayor Teresa Pike Tomlinson ’87 to deliver commencement address

February 16, 2015

Susan Scanlan ’69 named one of ’21 Leaders 2015′

January 5, 2015

’87 alumna appointed to Superior Court in Georgia

April 15, 2014

Sweet Briar announces commencement speaker

March 12, 2014

Mother’s memory fuels support for Sweet Briar

February 12, 2014

Making the most of Sweet Briar

November 14, 2013

Marsha Horton ’76 to lead DSU’s College of Education

August 7, 2013

Longtime admissions director, devoted alumna dies

August 7, 2013

Dalton to help alumnae office staff

January 15, 2013

Inspired teaching, inspired giving

December 15, 2012

Endowed scholarship boosts financial aid

December 13, 2012

Reiling ’73 named 2013 Outstanding Alumna

December 13, 2012

France honors alumna for arts contributions

September 11, 2012

Scientist Patricia Martin Rodier ’66 dies

May 22, 2012

Love of liberal arts drives professors’ donation

May 17, 2012

Sweet Briar names 2012 outstanding alumnae

April 18, 2012

UCLA honors SBC’s Tania Azores ’59

April 11, 2012

How the class of ’99 rules in ‘The King and I’

January 14, 2012

’09 grad takes wheel as founding head coach

September 29, 2011

Alumna receives American Association of Museums award

May 25, 2011

Alumna breeds Best in Show winner

February 18, 2011

Alumna selected for Leadership Maryland

February 8, 2011

Alumna featured in Wall Street Journal

December 17, 2010

2010 alumna nominated for Pushcart

December 7, 2010

Homeland Security official to speak at Commencement

January 27, 2010

Alumna throws down on Food Network

February 11, 2008

Sweet Spirits, chaplain’s office sends books to Israel

December 17, 2007

Record number of Sweet Briar Day events planned

December 10, 2007

Development VP wins ATHENA Award

October 23, 2007

Nancy B. leaves indelible legacy

May 1, 2007

English retires after 11 years on board

May 30, 2005

Alumna invests in new athletics facility

May 20, 2002