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Gift from Mabel Holt Significant for School of Theology

An EfM graduate, Mabel Holt, has left Sewanee in her will with a significant gift, which will apply to the School of Theology building project. 

Wellness Commons Fundraising Picks up Momentum

Only a few naming opportunities remain for the Wellness Commons project, as the University moves toward groundbreaking on this significant enhancement to the Sewanee experience. 

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Sisson’s Gift to British Studies Animated by Gratitude

Roger Glenn Sisson, C'85, has added to his significant support of the University with a scholarship to support a student in the British Studies at Oxford program. In getting to know the first recipient, both donor and beneficiary discovered a sense of kinship.  

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Gifts in memory of Tom Dupree to Boost Civic Engagement Endowment

Former regent Tom Dupree, H’98, died peacefully earlier this year, and his friends and family are eager to create a memorial gift that points to his energetic and effective community service while supporting Sewanee’s growing program in civic engagement.

In through 2022

An emphasis of the Stronger Truer Sewanee campaign is finding those donors who would like to make multi-year pledges through the end of the pledge period, June 30, 2022. More and more people are "In through 2022," giving Sewanee sustaining gifts.

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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.