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In 2012 the women's college coalition published a white paper addressing this issue an found women's college alumnae have a higher level of satisfaction with their college experience and preparation for life after college than women who attend co-ed colleges the real issue behind the closing of sweet briar is its. His sweet briar plantation is located midway between two famous antebellum plantations, both owned by thomas jefferson: monticello (charlottesville) and. Everyone likes a comeback story, and sweet briar college’s is particularly heartwarming yet the story is not over, even as the college prepares to begin a new chapter in its 116-year history with the arrival of its 12th president, dr meredith woo woo comes to sweet briar by way of london, where. One of the best ways to promote a women’s college, or a liberal arts education, is to seek out stories of some of the outstanding alumnae one woman who stands out for her career success as well as her amazing contributions during the effort to “save sweet briar. The names of the two colleges -- sweet briar and deep springs -- are redolent of bucolic campuses one is in rural virginia, in the foothills near lynchburg, and the other is in california's high desert ranch lands east of bishop but the names of the schools are now linked by something else: the. Sweet briar college women's lacrosse 332 likes go vixens.
Richmond — hollins university expects to enroll its largest entering class in 22 years next fall you might call it the sweet briar bump the failed attempt to shut down sweet briar college last spring initially called into question the future of single-sex education but its rescue by devoted. Enrollment in mary baldwin's residential college for women this year was 667, including four former sweet briar students the number was down from 761 the previous year, but total enrollment — including mary baldwin's coed programs — was 1,664 this year those programs include graduate degrees and a non-residential undergraduate adult degree.