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SBC to host Fall 2015 Explore Engineering Weekend

SBC to host Fall 2015 Explore Engineering Weekend

| September 11, 2015

The Margaret Jones Wyllie ’45 Engineering Program at Sweet Briar College is now taking applications for its Fall 2015 Explore Engineering Weekend for high school girls. The event is sponsored by AREVA and will take place Friday, Oct. 16, through Saturday, Oct. 17.

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New art shows highlight female painters

New art shows highlight female painters

| September 10, 2015

Blue Ridge landscapes by regional female artists are at the heart of two upcoming exhibitions at Sweet Briar College this fall. “Anne Hanger: Landscape Abstractions” opens at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, with a talk and reception in Babcock Gallery, followed by “In the Shadow of Paul Mountain: E. Hunt Barrett’s Views of Sweet Briar” on Thursday, Oct. 22, in Benedict Gallery.

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President’s investiture, dance planned for Founders’ Day Weekend

President’s investiture, dance planned for Founders’ Day Weekend

| September 8, 2015

Sweet Briar College will celebrate Founders’ Day Weekend on Friday, Sept. 25, and Saturday, Sept. 26. In addition to the traditional walk to Monument Hill, the College also will invest Phillip C. Stone as its 12th president.

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New VP for alumnae relations and development announced

New VP for alumnae relations and development announced

| August 31, 2015

Sweet Briar College is excited to welcome A.P. “Bun” Perkinson as vice president for alumnae relations and development.

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College awards inaugural Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships

College awards inaugural Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships

| August 27, 2015

During Opening Convocation on Wednesday, Sweet Briar College awarded the first Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships to several students.

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New art shows highlight protest and tradition

New art shows highlight protest and tradition

| August 17, 2015

The first day of classes at Sweet Briar will also mark the opening of one exhibition on campus. “We Are Sweet Briar: A Community Rises” premieres Thursday, Aug. 27, in Benedict Gallery.

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Alumnae Alliance seeks comments on proposed mission statement

| August 12, 2015

The new Alumnae Alliance has presented a proposed mission statement for comment. The deadline for submissions is Aug. 16.

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New director of media, marketing and communications is familiar face

| August 5, 2015

In July, Sweet Briar welcomed Monica Dean as director of media, marketing and communications, following Christy Jackson’s departure earlier that month.

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Tom Connors returns as VP for finance and treasurer

| August 5, 2015

Shortly after being elected to the College’s newly formed Board of Directors, Tom Connors was asked to instead serve as vice president for finance and treasurer for Sweet Briar. Connors previously held the post from 1986 to 1995.

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Interim director of campus safety named

Interim director of campus safety named

| August 4, 2015

Sweet Briar announced recently that campus safety will again be operated by the College, with Anthony Muchine as interim director. A search for a permanent director will begin shortly.

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