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Lecture Explores Opportunities in Interdisciplinary Science

| April 1, 2009

Sweet Briar’s math sciences department is hosting a lecture by Brett Tyler of the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech at 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 6 in Guion Room 202.

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Robeva to Speak at AAAS Annual Meeting

| February 9, 2009

Raina Robeva, professor and chair of the mathematics department at Sweet Briar College, will speak at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, to be held Feb. 12 through 16 in Chicago.

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Robeva to Speak at Mathematics Association Meeting Nov. 8

| October 29, 2008

Raina Robeva, professor and chair of Sweet Briar’s mathematical sciences department, will speak Saturday, Nov. 8 at the Fall 2008 meeting of the Maryland-District of Columbia-Virginia Section of the Mathematical Association of America. The meeting will be held at Hood College in Frederick, Md., and Robeva’s talk is titled, “A Slot Machine, a Test Tube, [...]

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Building interest in Math, Science among middle school girls

| September 17, 2008

Sweet Briar College will host a one-day science workshop for girls in grades six through nine from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 in Guion Science Center.

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Kirkwood Awarded Cameron Fellowship

Kirkwood Awarded Cameron Fellowship

| May 29, 2008

When her aunt passed away last year, Emily Clifton ’08 said it was math professor and recent Cameron Fellowship recipient Jim Kirkwood who “took the time to sit down and let me talk about her without making me feel silly or overemotional when tears came through the discussion.” When asked about Kirkwood, Clifton’s first response [...]

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