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Busy Bee

I am so excited! I finally a press release into the news!!! This is really exciting for me because it is the first that something actually happened. 92 more words

Press Release

Preserving History: Littauer's Films, 1940s-1960s

The National Sporting Library & Museum (NSLM) recently completed a unique preservation project in partnership with Sweet Briar College. Through the generous support of NSLM board member Helen K. 176 more words

F. Ambrose Clark Rare Book Room

Chapter 92: Scarlett Grows Up

Some women, in every man’s life are unforgettable.

Lavinia Randolph will always be one of those girls for me….

She was a force of nature.   From band days in High School through most of the next 25 years of my life, she was also one of the ties that  bound me through most of my years in my home town.   1,192 more words

Sweet Briar College set to receive last cash installment

SWEET BRIAR, Va. (AP) — The non-profit formed to save Sweet Briar College says it’s making good on its latest installment to keep the women’s college afloat, and with dollars to spare. 196 more words


Resilient and strong, students resume classes at Sweet Briar College

The decline of small liberal arts colleges is no secret. Experts have watched the aging system wane since the 1990s as institutions of higher learning expanded course offerings beyond traditional liberal arts fields. 908 more words


Feminist Friday: Why Are Women's Colleges Disappearing?

In March, all-women’s Sweet Briar College in Virginia announced that it was no longer financially viable and would close its doors in August. The Class of 2015 would be the last to receive a Sweet Briar diploma. 528 more words


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