The university is continuing the process of assessing the damage to historic Rebel’s Rest caused by the fire that occurred last week. While the answers to many questions are not yet known, several actions have been taken to secure, protect and evaluate the site.
Fire caused heavy damage last night to historic Rebel’s Rest on the campus of the University of the South.
Celebrating its 25th summer session, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference will run from Tuesday, July 22, through Saturday, August 2, and will feature readings, panels, and lectures by distinguished faculty and nationally recognized editors, publishers, and literary agents.
As the redesigned Course at Sewanee celebrates its first year post-renovation, it is important to see a side of golf many people overlook: sustainability. Gil Hanse designed the course to fit naturally within the Domain’s ecosystem, rather than pursuing the lush, artificial look of traditional golf courses. Sewanee golf superintendent Steve Ventola and his crew work to keep the course and its surrounding environment safe and healthy through the implementation of several sustainable management practices.
Banjo virtuoso and composer Béla Fleck will be back in Sewanee July 16–20 during the final week of Sewanee Summer Music Festival.