The author with his friend Edwin Alderson at Shenanigans

Alderson Gift Honors a True Sewanee Friendship

A gift from Edwin Alderson, C'62, reinforces academic distinction in the humanities and honors his lifelong friendship with author and classmate, Richard Tillinghast. 

Class photo in All Saints' Chapel

Class of '62 Remembers Bert Polk

The class of 1962 has created a scholarship in memory of class member and longtime class agent, Bert Polk. 

Rick and Wilma Sommer meet students they supported at the Fairbanks Luncheon

Fairbanks Lunch Helps Donors and Beneficiaries Make Meaningful Connections

Rick and Willie Sommers are great representatives for the idea behind the Fairbanks Luncheon: let donors meet the beneficiaries of their gift. 

New Cornerstone Donors Invited to Fairbanks

Mike Mondelli, C'93, and Will Cassidy, C'94 have both established Cornerstone Scholarship, helping Sewanee provide access, value, and opportunity to students today. 

Family shot in South Africa

Friendships and Travel Inspired Dunn-Rankins’ Gift to Global Ed

The Dunn-Rankin family has established a fund to support students who are pursuing opportunities in study abroad. The family's understanding of and support of these students shed light on what access to opportunity means in the 21st century. 

Bucky in BB unifrom

Very Truly Yours: Bucky Gearinger, C'62, Inspired by Friendships to Make an Estate Commitment to Sewanee

An unrestricted gift to Sewanee in his will is a testament to lifelong friendships. 

Ensuring Access, Value, and Opportunity

We seek to provide more competitive financial aid and improve career-building opportunities to create a diverse community of academic excellence that will prepare our student for success.

Access, Value, and Opportunity

Reinforcing Academic Distinction

We seek to attract and retain celebrated teacher-scholars, building a faculty whose commitment to teaching is matched only by its passion for creating knowledge through research and scholarship completed in collaboration with students and teaching in programs that speak to the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Reinforcing Academic Distinction

Enriching the Sewanee Experience

We seek to foster a community of honorable student-citizens, healthy in both body and mind, set in an enduring, sustainable environment that is deliberately built and maintained and hospitable to all.

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