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SBC Launches Accelerated Path to UVA’s Master of Engineering

Through UVAccelerate, Sweet Briar engineering students can get a jump start on a graduate degree.  

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Author Tessa Fontaine

Author Tessa Fontaine to speak at annual Arts & Writing Retreat

The novelist and memoirist is the featured speaker at Sweet Briar’s summer retreat for creative pursuits.

NCEA Team Earns Runner-Up at National Championships

The Vixens were topped by the defending national champions.

Chloe Cooper Jones at a book signing

Common Read author Chloé Cooper Jones encourages vulnerability and curiosity

The author of Easy Beauty shared the beauty she found during her visit to Sweet Briar.

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Upcoming Events

Join us for the ICC and CEO Donut Bash! Enjoy donuts from Duck Donuts, connect with student leaders, and make valuable connections.

Join Dr. Powell for a walk through the SBC’s Upper Vineyard to learn about grape growing and hear about the future of Sweet Briar College Farm wine! Meet at the corner of the Guion Parking Lot closest to the Softball Field. We will start walking promptly at 9:01am, down the gravel road past the wildflower meadow to the vineyard. This event is part of Earth Week, and students who attend will receive a stamp on their Earth Week prize card.

Come join the IHSA and NCEA Equestrian team in raising funds for the Second Stage! From 11:00-1:30 in Prothro, you’ll get the opportunity to learn more about the Sweet Briar horses and sponsor your favorite one. All proceeds will be donated to charity, and donators will also get a surprise gift in return.

CareerEco is hosting a virtual hiring event where government agencies and non-profit organizations will be showcasing their job opportunities.  Learn more and register to attend HERE.  Contact with any questions.


Learn more and register to attend HERE!  Contact with any additional questions.


Learn more and register HERE.  Contact with any questions.



Please join the Student Government Organization for our weekly Senate meetings. We will discuss pertinent issues facing the student body, and work together to craft solutions.

This TEC meeting is the second of the committee’s two annual meetings. The committee members will discuss with Education Department faculty the development of the Teacher Education program this year, particularly the progress of the Department’s national accreditation work.

Join Audubon Society for a birding walk to celebrate earth week and the wonderful diversity of birds that call our campus home.

We will meet at the top of boathouse road in front of the presidents house at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24th. Binoculars and field guides will be provided, but feel free to bring your own if you have them.  Space is limited and registration is required.

The Office of Student Life is hosting the 4th Annual Student Involvement Recognition Ceremony on 4/24 in MHC Library to recognize excellence in student leadership, event planning, and community service. The entire community is invited to join the celebration! 6-6:30 p.m. will be a time for refreshments and mingling in the Rowe Periodical Gallery, with the awards ceremony itself beginning at 6:30p.m. in Reahard Gallery downstairs.

Registration is required.

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