Archive for March, 2008

Gotwalt to Serve as Feature Editor for Academic Exchange Quarterly

| March 31, 2008

Eugene Gotwalt, assistant professor and chair of the department of economics and business at Sweet Briar College, will serve as a feature editor for the fall 2009 edition of Academic Exchange Quarterly.

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Sweet Briar’s Spring Dance Concert Puts Accent on Music

Sweet Briar’s Spring Dance Concert Puts Accent on Music

| March 28, 2008

Sweet Briar College will present its Spring Dance Concert at 8 p.m. Friday, April 4 and Saturday, April 5 in Murchison Lane Auditorium. Admission is free and the public is welcome.

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‘First Wednesdays’ Features Jennifer Brice

‘First Wednesdays’ Features Jennifer Brice

| March 28, 2008

Jennifer Brice, a Colgate University professor who once taught creative writing at Sweet Briar College, will return to campus Wednesday, April 2 for the final installment of the 2007-08 “First Wednesdays” series.

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South Carolina Riding Competition Yields Ribbons for ANRC Team

| March 27, 2008

Sweet Briar’s American National Riding Commission team took advantage of spring break to log some time preparing for the ANRC national championship finals next month.

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Sweet Briar’s Gager Concert Series Presents Music to Lunch By

| March 27, 2008

The Sweet Briar College Janet Lowrey Gager Community Concert Series will present “The Music of Spain,” at noon Tuesday, April 1 at Memorial Chapel. Admission is free and the public is welcome.

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Carnival for Habitat is March 30

| March 25, 2008

Sweet Briar College’s business management lab will have a carnival to benefit Amherst County Habitat for Humanity 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, March 30. All events will be held in the Upper Quad on Sweet Briar’s campus.

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‘Sex Play and Social Power’ Subject of Lecture March 28

‘Sex Play and Social Power’ Subject of Lecture March 28

| March 24, 2008

Margot Weiss, assistant professor of women’s studies at the College of William & Mary, will present a lecture, “Sex Play and Social Power: Race, Gender and the Politics of SM,” at 7 p.m. Friday, March 28 in the Pannell Gallery at Sweet Briar College.

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‘Intimations of Devotion’ Voice Recital is March 29

‘Intimations of Devotion’ Voice Recital is March 29

| March 24, 2008

Even if you don’t understand Italian, or know much about opera for that matter, a few lines from a Puccini aria sung by Sweet Briar College student Erin Rogers, even in the din of Josey Dining Room, are enough to make your spine tingle.

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Sweet Briar College Admissions Dean Interviewed on Local Public Radio

| March 21, 2008

Sweet Briar dean of admissions Ken Huus recently was interviewed by the local National Public Radio affiliate, WVTF. Huus was asked about a comparative study commissioned by the Women’s College Coalition.

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Elston Inn Hosts English Tea Party April 24

| March 19, 2008

Once again, it’s time for tea – English tea, that is – at Sweet Briar. At 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, the Florence Elston Inn and Conference Center at Sweet Briar College will host a traditional English afternoon tea in the Wailes Lounge.

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