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AWWP on the Radio

Check out the AWWP’s Executive Director, Elisabeth Lehr,¬†on WBAI Radio! The program is called “Artsy Fartsy.”

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Christmas at the Briar

It’s getting close to the holidays which, unfortunately for most college students, means exam time as well. There’s nothing like research papers, presentations, and comprehensive examinations to put you in the holiday spirit. Therefore, to combat that end of the … Continue reading

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Riding

Anyone who knows Sweet Briar should be aware of its reputation for an excellent horseback riding program. I have been privileged to ride for three years now (I skipped junior year because I couldn’t fit it into my schedule). However, … Continue reading

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AWWP: New Website!

The Afghan Women’s Writing Project has a new website. Check it out at awwproject.org! tents uk fun zone inflatables rental

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Bryant Park Christmas Fair

I just got back to school yesterday after a lovely Thanksgiving Break. As we head towards the holidays one must begin to consider gift giving. I have roommates, friends, family, and tap club babies to buy for. So, Saturday evening … Continue reading

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Girls on the Run

This semester my roommate, Molly and I joined the cross country running team. I have never been a runner, but XC is a club sport (so anyone can join) and the team and team captains were very welcoming. This year … Continue reading

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Go Sweet!

Today I went out to Thayer field to support my roommate Ariel Yoder ’12 and my friends Alex St. Pierre ’12 and Maddie Wilson ’12 on the field hockey team. The game was against Oberlin college and our girls played … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene

You may remember that I’m from New York, so even though we almost entirely avoided Irene and any side effects here at Sweet Briar, I remain concerned about other areas of our country. Fortunately my family wasn’t in any of … Continue reading

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Laundry, Sunshine, and Star Wars

Today, my roommate Molly and I headed down to the old Bistro to do laundry. Fortunately, today was a nice day and the hurricane passed us by with little effect inflatable water slides clearance. Laundry takes about two hours, so … Continue reading

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New Student Check-in

Welcome to the Class of 2015! This morning Orientation began for real with the arrival of our new freshman class. I was stationed at the conference center greeting and directing students to pick up their keys and ID’s from Residence … Continue reading

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