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The Magic of Facebook: Part 1

I say part one as I’m sure there is more to follow….

Tonight one of my Facebook friends mentioned Janice in one of her comments.  Janice Barnett is a great singer who provided the soundtrack to our college years.   147 more words

The Monday Muse: On Liberal Arts

Haaaaaappy Monday, readers! It’s time once again for our weekly, uncensored, inner monologue. Today, let’s examine the continued importance of a liberal arts education in a world obsessed with vocational skills and career-specific degrees. 486 more words

Marian Court College closes

Marian Court College, a small Roman Catholic college based in Swampscott, Mass., closed its doors June 30 due to insurmountable financial challenges, according to The Boston Globe… 749 more words


Interview with Sweet Briar Faculty

On March 3 the board of trustees of Sweet Briar College, a small liberal arts college for women in rural Virginia, made the shocking announcement… 3,765 more words


Saving Sweet Briar makes good, and better, on rescue plan

SWEET BRIAR, Va. (AP) — The nonprofit group that led the drive to save Sweet Briar College says it has delivered $5 million to the women’s school. 107 more words


Funding falling into place for Sweet Briar College

SWEET BRIAR, Va. (AP) — The initial pieces of a rescue plan for Sweet Briar College are falling into place.

Saving Sweet Briar Inc. says it has collected more than $2.5 million in alumnae donations and it’s well on its way to reaching another funding deadline on Aug. 81 more words