Tusculum Institute in the News. . .

2013

Thomas Jefferson's True Stance on Slavery
Sweet Briar News, 1-21-13

Author to discuss 'Master of the Mountain' at SBC
New Era Progress, 1-23-13

An Academic 'Rumpus'
SBC President's Blog, 2-14-13

Historical Society to highlight slave cemeteries
News Advance, 2-6-13

Sweet Briar Seeks new home for Tusculum house
Sweet Briar News, 5-2-13

Tusculum is being offered for sale by Sweet Briar College
The News & Advance, 5-3-13

New owner sought for historic Amherst County Home
WDBJ-7, 5-13-13

Historic trust supports slave cabin preservation
Sweet Briar News, 5-9-13

2012

Historian Discusses Virginia's Rosenwald Schools
Sweet Briar News, 12-5-12

Podcast with Lynn Rainville on Virginia's Rosenwald Schools
Coy Barefoot, WINA NewsRadio Charlottesville, December 2012

Sweet Briar Opens 19th-century Cabin to Visitors (sponsored by the Tusculum Institute)
Sweet Briar News, 11-9-12

Re-enactor experiences slave life first hand
New Era Progress, 10-1-12

Slave Dwelling Project comes to Sweet Briar
Sweet Briar News, 09-29-12

Tusculum Hosts Virginia Historical Societies Conference
Sweet Briar News, 7-30-12

History and Family
SBC President's Blog, 7-18-12

Sweet Briar ghosts star in SyFy's 'School Spirits'
Sweet Briar News, 7-16-12

A Glimpse of the Past at Sweet Briar
News and Advance, 6-13-12

Sweet Briar looks to one day restore Tusculum plantation home
Richmond Times Dispatch, 6-10-12

Segregation, Integration focus of Amherst Glebe Arts Response events
New Era Progress, 5-30-12

Sweet Briar Colelge alum to donate $500k
New Era Progress, 5-30-12

Tusculum Conference Highlights War of 1812
Sweet Briar News, 5-29-12

Passion for History Prompts Gift
Sweet Briar News, 5-19-12

Spring Dance Concert Features 'Tusculum Ghosts'
Sweet Briar News, 4-13-12

Examining Palladio's Influence on American Architecture
Sweet Briar News, 3-21-12

Tusculum Exhibit Opens
Sweet Briar News, 3-9-12

2011

Rainville Speaking at Digital Technology Conference
Sweet Briar News, 12-3-11

Historian to Speak About 'Saving Monticello'
Sweet Briar News, 4-3-11

Lecture Focuses on Preservation's Green Side
Sweet Briar News, 3-25-11

2010

SBC Researcher Awarded NEH Grant to Develop Database (Dr Lynn Rainville)
Sweet Briar News, 4-28-10

Website Offers Tools for Historic Preservation in the 21st Century
Sweet Briar News, 4-21-10

Energy Saving Tips, Green Tools for Preserving Historic Buildings
WHSV, Channel 3, Richmond, 4-21-10

New Website for Owners of Historic Properties
Green Tech Media, 4-21-10

Teaching with Historic Places Conference Focuses on Native American History in Virginia
Sweet Briar News, 5-14-10

Virginia Preservation Toolkit, a Green Guide?
Virginia's Main Street Communities Blog, 6-14-10

2009

New Fund Preserves Historic Resources, Legacy of a President
Sweet Briar News, 5-8-09

New Fund Honors Outgoing President
WDBJ7, 5-11-09

Rosenwald Revival (Dr. Lynn Rainville)
The Hook, 7-11-09

Tusculum Artifacts to Go on Exhibit at Sweet Briar
New Era Progress, 8-9-09

Speaker Will Shed Light on the Civil War (Dr. Betsy Muhlenfeld)
Roanoke Times, 9-25-09

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2008

Fletcher Family Comes Full Circle, Holds Reunion at Sweet Briar
SBC News, 8-4-08

Fletcher family visits sacred site for ancestors
The Lynchburg News & Advance, 8-2-08

A new chapter for a legacy
The Lynchburg News & Advance, 7-19-08

Amherst County's Tusculum awarded $35,000 grant
The Lynchburg News & Advance, 6-14-08

SBC, Virginia DHR Strengthen Partnership to Develop Tusculum Institute
SBC News, 6-12-08

History Lives at Sweet Briar College
The Lynchburg News & Advance, 5-20-08

Sweet Briar College plans to rebuild historic Tusculum in Amherst County
The Lynchburg News & Advance, 5-13-08

Rainville Named Founding Director of Tusculum Institute
SBC News, 4-29-08

Dismantling the past
The Lynchburg News & Advance, 1-26-08

2007

Who's Bob Carter and what's he doing at Sweet Briar?
@ SBC Faculty and Staff Newsletter, 10-15-07

Moving Tusculum Home: An Architectural Study
SBC News, 8-30-07

2006

Tusculum Awaits Reconstruction
SBC News, 8-21-06

Tusculum Coming Down, Piece by Piece
SBC News, 6-9-06