Nationally recognized higher education advisor Claude Pressnell Jr. was the convocation speaker and received an honorary degree. Approximately 300 new members were inducted into the Order of the Gown.
Five Sewanee professors reflect on what it means to lead a classroom in the Information Age and agree that it’s not about the answers given—it’s about the questions asked.
Sewanee is full of extraordinary people with fascinating stories. Here they share those stories–in their own words.
Led by Co-Chairs Mary Claire Murphy, C'82, and the Rev. Katie Pearson, C'89, T'17, the Search Committee includes members of the Board of Regents and Board of Trustees, distinguished faculty from the arts, sciences, humanities, and the School of Theology, College staff, and student representatives.
Sewanee senior Klarke Stricklen is one of 32 American students chosen as Rhodes Scholars for 2022, making her the 27th Rhodes Scholar from the University. The awards provide all expenses for two or three years of study at Oxford University in England. The winners were selected from 826 applicants endorsed by 247 different colleges and universities.
Meet Sewanee’s two newest Watson Fellows, Olivier Mbabazi and Angus Pritchard, who will spend the next year circling the globe to explore passions they’ve nurtured since childhood.