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South Cumberland Plateau New VISTA Program

Sewanee has received the great news that it will be an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) site. Ten VISTA's will be hired to serve within community partners including the Chattanooga Area Food Bank Mobile Food Pantries for Local…

2014 Beyond the Gates

The tenth annual Beyond the Gates: Preparing for Life and Work after Sewanee weekend was a highly successful event staffed by nearly 45 alumni and parent participants. They assisted 81 students (juniors and seniors) in preparing for life after Sewanee…

Advice from Smith Career Day: Careers in the Entertainment Industry

Alumni Mallory Ervin C'09, Rondal Richardson C'91, Jay Williams C'94, and friend of Sewanee Mike Shepherd were on campus on Friday, February 22, 2013 for this semester's Smith Career Day which focused on Careers in the Entertainment Industry. They had…

Advice from Walter Davis, C’87

Walter Davis was on campus this week at the Graham Executive in Residence sponsored by the Babson Center for Global Commerce. Davis serves as a Morgan Stanley managing director and is the business head of the firm’s Managed Futures Department.…

2013 Beyond the Gates: Preparing for Life and Work after Sewanee

It's been a month since Beyond the Gates 2013, and we've had time to reflect, critique, and plan for next year's event. Just yesterday, a long-time Beyond the Gates volunteer and internship sponsor wrote to say, "I continue to get…