Landscaping at the ATO Spring

The brother of the ATO Fraternity are continuing in their stewardship of their spring, one of Sewanee’s true cultural and natural assets. This month, the young men planted redbud, winterberry, witch-hazel, and red buckeye, removed invasive exotics, and cleared the

Landscaping at the ATO Spring

The brother of the ATO Fraternity are continuing in their stewardship of their spring, one of Sewanee’s true cultural and natural assets. This month, the young men planted redbud, winterberry, witch-hazel, and red buckeye, removed invasive exotics, and cleared the

Plant Press Spring Issue Just Out!

Articles include reports from Herbarium Director Jon Evans’s class trip to Sapelo Island, Reflections on Shakerag Hollow, and information about the upcoming Trails and Trilliums, as well as our calendar of events for the spring and the list of 2017

Plant Press Spring Issue Just Out!

Articles include reports from Herbarium Director Jon Evans’s class trip to Sapelo Island, Reflections on Shakerag Hollow, and information about the upcoming Trails and Trilliums, as well as our calendar of events for the spring and the list of 2017

Congratulations, Callie!!

Our own Callie Oldfield has just been awarded a NSF Graduate Fellowship! Here’s the whole story — we are so proud of this fine young woman and scholar! 

Congratulations, Callie!!

Our own Callie Oldfield has just been awarded a NSF Graduate Fellowship! Here’s the whole story — we are so proud of this fine young woman and scholar! 

Collins Gulf Wildflowers

Next to Shakerag Hollow, the Collins West trail in Savage Gulf State Natural Area, which is within South Cumberland State Park, has got to be this writer’s favorite spot for spring wildflowers. Appropriately, it’s not easy to reach the prize: a

Collins Gulf Wildflowers

Next to Shakerag Hollow, the Collins West trail in Savage Gulf State Natural Area, which is within South Cumberland State Park, has got to be this writer’s favorite spot for spring wildflowers. Appropriately, it’s not easy to reach the prize: a

Hike to See the H-tree

Every time we visit this iconic tree — or pair of trees — on the mountainside below the Cross, we wonder if it has yet turned from upper case to lower. Still upper case today! Not a lot of wildflowers,

Hike to See the H-tree

Every time we visit this iconic tree — or pair of trees — on the mountainside below the Cross, we wonder if it has yet turned from upper case to lower. Still upper case today! Not a lot of wildflowers,

Morels!

They’re popping up everywhere these days! These came from a backyard on campus, but others have been found in Abbo’s Alley and Shakerag Hollow. Mushroom omelet, anyone?

Morels!

They’re popping up everywhere these days! These came from a backyard on campus, but others have been found in Abbo’s Alley and Shakerag Hollow. Mushroom omelet, anyone?

Getting Lost in Lost Cove

Not really lost — that would be hard to do! More like doing a leisurely off-trail trek down the side of the plateau onto University land in the cove, where the spring wildflowers are blooming. The most spectacular? It’s a

Getting Lost in Lost Cove

Not really lost — that would be hard to do! More like doing a leisurely off-trail trek down the side of the plateau onto University land in the cove, where the spring wildflowers are blooming. The most spectacular? It’s a