Veni, Vidi, Scripsi

You can hardly swing a felis mortuus in Sewanee without hitting a classical allusion.
Classics Professor Chris McDonough explicates a few of the more interesting examples—
from the sacred to the profane—for your edification and entertainment.

Our Home
Our Home

The Domain

Welcome to your 13,000-acre
backyard and living laboratory.


Lessons from a Tragedy

In the wake of the Charleston church shootings, a Sewanee history major finds herself
at the intersection of broken history and breaking news, searing pain and soaring hope,
unthinkable violence and unimaginable grace.

Access and Value
Access and Value

The Sewanee Pledge

Four-year tuition guarantee, personalized advising,
and the Honor Code.



With a distinct sense of style and a willingness to share personal stories,
fashion blogger and Instagrammer Bess Pearson, C’18,
finds an audience—and a business—online.

Career Prep
Career Prep

Find Your Calling

Take what you learn in the classroom
and make a life out of it.


Smith Career Day: Careers in the Business of Healthcare
February 12, 2016 | Luncheon in McGriff Alumni House; Panel and Practice Interview Opportunities in Gailor Auditorium and Classrooms
Lenten Daily Eucharist
February 12, 2016 | St. Augustine's Chapel
Chemistry Seminar Series
February 12, 2016 | Woods Lab 216
Women's Tennis vs. Washington (Mo.)
February 12, 2016 | Bruton-Guerry Tennis Courts
Baseball at Maryville (DH)
February 12, 2016 | Maryville, Tenn.