Archive for September, 2013

A young talent to watch

A young talent to watch

| September 30, 2013

Sweet Briar’s 2013-2014 Writers Series will continue with a reading by Leslie Jamison at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, in the Browsing Room at Mary Helen Cochran Library.

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2013-2014 IHSA riders named

| September 26, 2013

Coach Lizzie Fisch has announced selections for Sweet Briar’s 2013-2014 Intercollegiate Horse Show Association team.

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Rainville to help develop WWI curriculum

Rainville to help develop WWI curriculum

| September 20, 2013

Lynn Rainville, a research professor and director of Sweet Briar’s Tusculum Institute, has been selected to serve on a team of education experts working to develop course material for a World War I teaching program.

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Still safeguarding Sweet Briar’s treasures

Still safeguarding Sweet Briar’s treasures

| September 17, 2013

Anne Gary Pannell impressed Peter Daniel from their first meeting. They saw eye-to-eye on certain things — chiefly, how to manage Sweet Briar’s finances.

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Photographic exhibit opens in Babcock Gallery

Photographic exhibit opens in Babcock Gallery

| September 17, 2013

An exhibition of work by Norfolk-based photographic essayist Matt Eich will open in Sweet Briar College’s Babcock Gallery with a reception from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26.

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Historic slave cabin opens to visitors

Historic slave cabin opens to visitors

| September 16, 2013

Sweet Briar College will reopen its historic 19th-century cabin to visitors beginning Sept. 16.

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President Parker’s contract extended to 2019

President Parker’s contract extended to 2019

| September 11, 2013

The Sweet Briar College Board of Directors has extended President Jo Ellen Parker’s contract through June 30, 2019.

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Boeschenstein kicks off Writers Series

Boeschenstein kicks off Writers Series

| September 10, 2013

The 2013-2014 Writers Series at Sweet Briar College will open with a reading by visiting assistant professor of creative writing Nell Boeschenstein at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, in the Browsing Room in Mary Helen Cochran Library.

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‘Raw art’ on display at Sweet Briar

‘Raw art’ on display at Sweet Briar

| September 6, 2013

“Gesture, Mark, and the Artist’s Hand: Drawings from the Collection” will open with a reception at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, in Pannell Gallery at Sweet Briar College.

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Babcock Season presents ‘An Evening on Broadway’

Babcock Season presents ‘An Evening on Broadway’

| September 5, 2013

Broadway greats Ron Raines and Don Pippin will appear on stage in Murchison Lane Auditorium at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 13.

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