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Image: Sweet Briar College web site

Sweet Briar Returns

Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.

Recent Posts

  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

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  • 07.07.15

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  • 07.02.15

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    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.
  • 06.23.15

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SHERWOOD, DONALD L, Republican Party
Pennsylvania

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $8,006.89

Average cost per trip - $2,001.72
Total number of days spent traveling - 9 days
Rank of representative - 458 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Vern Moyer, President of Moyer Aviation
Dates - June 4, 2000 - June 4, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Not specified

Purpose - Discuss airport expansion and new road site
Notes - No specific location specified

Travel Cost - $678.21
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $678.21

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Klamath Alliance for Resources & Environment
Dates - June 8, 2001 - June 10, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - CA

Purpose - Educational examination of forestry resources
Notes - Spouse Carol Sherwood. Location not specified.[assumed destination]

Travel Cost - $1,356.00
Lodging Cost - $334.16
Meal Cost - $140.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,830.16

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - National Milk Producers Federation
Dates - November 2, 2003 - November 4, 2003 (3 days)
Location(s) - New Orleans, LA

Purpose - To attend, participate an be the guest speaker at the National Milk Producers Federation Convention and Annual Meeting
Notes -

Travel Cost - $934.50
Lodging Cost - $439.02
Meal Cost - $165.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,538.52

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Dairy Farmers of America
Dates - October 20, 2004 - October 21, 2004 (2 days)
Location(s) - Portales, NM - Kansas City, MO

Purpose - Tour of DariConcepts MPC Plant and DFA Member Dairy Farms in Portales, New Mexico and DFA Meeting in Kansas City, Missouri
Notes - Scranton, PA - Clovis, NM/Clovis, NM - Kansas City, MO/Kansas City, MO - Scranton, PA

Travel Cost - $3,692.00
Lodging Cost - $178.00
Meal Cost - $90.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $3,960.00

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Image: Sweet Briar College web site

Sweet Briar Returns

Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.

Recent Posts

  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.
  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.