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Tusculum Institute to Host ‘Teaching with Historic Places’ Workshop

| March 16, 2009

The Tusculum Institute, a center for historic preservation located at Sweet Briar College, will host a workshop, “Teaching with Historic Places,” from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 13 at the Florence Elston Inn & Conference Center.

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SBC, Virginia DHR Strengthen Partnership to Develop Tusculum Institute

| June 12, 2008

The Virginia Department of Historic Resources has awarded a grant of $35,000 to Sweet Briar College to advance the development of the Tusculum Institute, a resource center for historic preservation that will make its home at Sweet Briar.

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LoCo History Features Amherst County

| May 27, 2008

In honor of Preservation Month, Lynn Rainville, director of the Tusculum Institute at Sweet Briar College, has launched part two of LoCo History, a Web site dedicated to preserving local history.

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Rainville Named Founding Director of Tusculum Institute

| April 29, 2008

Lynn Rainville, who has served as an assistant professor of anthropology and archaeology at Sweet Briar College since 2001, was recently named founding director of the Tusculum Institute. Her official title will be research professor in the humanities, and the position is effective July 1.

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‘Moving Tusculum Home — An Architectural Study” Sept. 22 at Sweet Briar

| August 30, 2007

From 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, “Moving Tusculum Home — An Architectural Study” will be presented in Murchison Lane Auditorium at Sweet Briar College. Admission is free and the public is invited.

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