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  Tusculum travel guide
Tusculum was a Latin settlement during the early Iron Age (early 1st millennium BC) and was probably under Etruscan influence.
Being one of the suburbicarian bishops, the Bishop of Tusculum from the seventh century was bound to take his turn in replacing the pope at the functions in the Lateran; but it is not till the time of Bishop Pietro (1050) that we find the title of cardinal given to the Bishop of Tusculum.
In 1191, Henry VI recalled the German garrison from Tusculum and, as a result, the town was soon destroyed by the Romans and never regained its former prestige (Lugari, L'origine di Frascati e la distruzione di Tivoli, Rome, 1891).
www.world66.com /europe/italy/lazio/tusculum   (1710 words)

  
 tusculum
The origin of the name Tusculum is supposed by some experts to be related to the Tusci or Etruschi, an ancient and warlike civilization, although the area has not revealed significant artifacts which might highlight the presence of Etruscan civilization or culture.
Tusculum came under total Roman jurisdiction in 380 B.C., when Romans occupied the town and annexed its territories to those of the Papiria tribe, eliminating all military and legislative functions.
Soon, Tusculum was noticed by the most important Roman families and, due to the relaxed atmosphere and richness of the water, many noblemen had luxurious villas built in this area.
www.lnf.infn.it /conference/lnfss/tusculum.htm   (885 words)

  
 US Education Guides : Europe - Tusculum College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Tusculum's location is one of the most scenic and historic in the United States.
Tusculum College offers a variety of activities whether it's hiking in the Smoky Mountains, hosting your own radio show, traveling with your class to see an exhibit, or planning a trip with the Student Government Association.
In spring 2005, Tusculum unveiled its new state-of the-art library, which is a focal point of academic learning for both students and the community.
useduguides.com /profiles/school_profiles.jsp?scid=2600019&area=europe   (555 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Frascati
In the kingly period Tusculum was an ally of Rome, to which it later became subject.
While the other Latin towns waned steadily, Tusculum grew and became in the course of time the favourite pleasure resort of the rich Roman nobles, whose sumptuous villas were scattered over the slopes of the hill; many of them can even yet be identified among the mass of ruins.
Henry V (1111), while Tolomeo, Count of Tusculum, was on the emperor's side, Cardinal-Bishop Giovanni led the Roman opposition to Henry.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06243a.htm   (1384 words)

  
 BPSports.net - Wingate outlasts Tusculum 10-7 in opener
The Tusculum defense held the Bulldogs at bay, and with 4:03 remaining, the Pioneers got the ball at the Wingate 47.
Tusculum got as close to the Wingate 45 and on fourth and eight, Steven Cole, Frank Marino and Smith all combined on a sack of Russell with 2:11 in the contest.
Tusculum was led offensively by freshman Randy Williams who rushed for 95 yards on 25 carries.
www.bpsports.net /bpsports.asp?ID=5069   (512 words)

  
 Blue Hose Baseball
Tusculum senior George Hanger became the school's all-time hits leader as he recorded three singles on the day, moving him 218 for this career.
Tusculum and Presbyterian combined for 24 runs and 35 hits as the Pioneers jumped out to an early lead, while the Blue Hose made a late charge in a 14-8 TC win.
Tusculum jumped out to an 11-1 lead after three innings, scoring two runs in the first, five in the second and four in the third.
www.presby.edu /bluehose/Baseball/2004-2005/base_TC_4_16.htm   (619 words)

  
 USNews.com: America's Best Colleges 2007: Tusculum College: Mission
Tusculum College is one of the most distinctive small colleges in the nation.
Because of Tusculum's size, students know their teachers, and teachers will know their students as individuals, not anonymous numbers.
Tusculum's strong academics open the door to real-world opportunities for its graduates.
usnews.com /usnews/edu/college/directory/brief/drmiss_3527_brief.php   (297 words)

  
 Tusculum College - College Closeup
Not only is Tusculum the oldest college in Tennessee and the twenty-eighth-oldest college in the country, it is the oldest coeducational institution affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).
Tusculum is one of the few colleges in the nation to offer students the opportunity to take one course at a time; this is called the focused calendar.
Tusculum College is also the site of the President Andrew Johnson Museum and Library, which houses the collection of the seventeenth president’s private and family papers and family artifacts.
www.petersons.com /ugchannel/code/idd.asp?orderLineNum=476886-3&inunId=9042&typeVC=INSTVC&sponsor=   (1582 words)

  
 Tusculum College
Tusculum is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Bachelor of Arts in sixteen majors from Biology to Visual Arts, the Bachelor of Science in orginizational management, the Master of Arts in education, and the Master of Arts in organizational management.
The residential college within Tusculum is further accredited by the American Academy for Liberal Education, which accredits outstanding liberal arts institutions or programs.
Because Tusculum is a small college, the style of life on campus is that of a community, a group of people - students, faculty and staff - working, learning and living together.
www.intstudy.com /india/college/tusculum.htm   (358 words)

  
 US Education Guides : Europe - Tusculum College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Tusculum's location is one of the most scenic and historic in the United States.
Tusculum College offers a variety of activities whether it's hiking in the Smoky Mountains, hosting your own radio show, traveling with your class to see an exhibit, or planning a trip with the Student Government Association.
In spring 2005, Tusculum unveiled its new state-of the-art library, which is a focal point of academic learning for both students and the community.
www.useduguides.com /profiles/school_profiles.jsp?scid=2600019&area=europe   (555 words)

  
 Tusculum Cumberland Presbyterian Church - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
The old brick meeting house at Tusculum and the lot on which it stood was deeded to a Board of Trustees made up of Hays Blackman, Enoch Ensley, Jr., Edward N. Ensley, Thomas Bell and Com.
As an interesting side note, the name, Tusculum, came from the name of the home of Judge John Haywood which stood in the midst of his property to the north of the church property.
In July 1961, Rev. Norman came to Tusculum Church and when he came, the church was able to organize its program so that it could continue its ministry as it trained its members for places of needed leadership.
www.cumberland.org /hfcpc/churches/TusculTN.htm   (1720 words)

  
 BPSports.net - Mars Hill defeated by Tusculum in season finale
Tusculum edged Mars Hill in total offensive yardage 444-443, but it was two critical turnovers by the Lions, including a fumble on the goal in the second quarter that halted a Mars Hill drive.
Tusculum broke the deadlock for good on its next possession as Tusculum converted on third down twice and Russell completed an eight-yard bullet pass to Caldwell in the back of the end zone as Tusculum led 35-28 with 4:37 left in the frame.
Tusculum's Rodney Peebles finished with eight tackles, including two for loss and a sack, while Hubbard tallied seven stops, two behind the line of scrimmage, and forced a fumble to go along with his interception.
www.bpsports.net /bpsports.asp?ID=5140   (948 words)

  
 New Era Progress | Piece by piece   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
While the walls of Tusculum were raised an estimated quarter of a millennium ago, a project to take the house down and eventually resurrect it on a local college campus has idled financially since 2001.
Tusculum had been owned by Elijah Fletcher, father of Sweet Briar College founder Indiana Fletcher Williams and it was this tie that interested the college in preserving the building.
Tusculum will come down carefully and not be subject to a wrecking ball and bulldozers.
www.neweraprogress.com /servlet/Satellite?pagename=NEP/MGArticle/NEP_BasicArticle&c=MGArticle&cid=1137834121717   (1046 words)

  
 Tusculum - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
According to legend, Tusculum was founded by Telegonus, son of Ulysses, and it early became an important city.
It was a favorite summer residence of Roman nobles; Pliny the Younger, Cicero, and the emperors Nero and Titus were among those who built villas there.
College Football: I-AA College Football Boxscore - Tusculum at Char Southern.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-tusculum.html   (203 words)

  
 Tusculum College - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tusculum College is a private four-year college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church located in Tusculum, Tennessee, a suburb of Greeneville, Tennessee.
The name dates from a 1868 merger with Tusculum Academy, and the school is currently located on the campus previously belonging to Tusculum Academy.
Tusculum operates on what is known as the block system.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tusculum_College   (219 words)

  
 CSIC-EEHA: Tusculum
La ciudad de Tusculum se encuentra en la región del Lacio, a unos 30 kilómetros al sur de Roma, en una de las elevaciones (más de 600 m.s.n.m.) de los Colli Albani, entre las antiguas vías Latina y Labicana (mapa 1).
Tusculum presenta los restos de una antigua ciudad de casi 3000 años de historia, que fue destruida y abandonada en el año 1191.
C., Tusculum entró con pleno derecho en la órbita de Roma y, ya en época tardo-republicana, se había convertido en una ciudad de descanso de la nobleza romana: Cicerón, Lúculo, Tiberio, Nerón y Galba, entre otros, tuvieron villas en la zona tuscolana.
www.caspur.it /eeha/tusculum/index.htm   (1478 words)

  
 Tusculum, Tennessee TN, city profile (Greene County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Tusculum is a city in Greene County, in the Greeneville metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Tusculum was $15,834, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Tusculum, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $328.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=67754   (478 words)

  
 Wingate University | News Details   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Tusculum shot 54.8 percent (17-of-31) from the field in the decisive second half.
Tusculum led 24-10 on a three-point field by Ewing with 10:42 to go in the opening frame.
Tusculum made an 11-0 run to take a 63-54 lead on a lay-up by Hawks at the 10:21 mark.
www.wingate.edu /calendar/news_details.asp?ID=1453&Cat=Athletics   (493 words)

  
 The Pacer - Skyhawks fall to Tusculum, 33-6
UTM got off to a good start, leading 6-5 midway through the second quarter but slid as Tusculum got a touchdown with just under six minutes left in the half to take the lead for good.
Tusculum received a facemask penalty of 14 yards leaving the Skyhawks at the 28- yard line with a first down.
Tusculum then turned the ball over on a fumble by Bradley, which was recovered by Kidane McBride at the 46-yard line.
pacer.utm.edu /55.htm   (830 words)

  
 USNews.com: America's Best Colleges 2007: Tusculum College: Mission
Tusculum College is one of the most distinctive small colleges in the nation.
As students experience life at Tusculum, they find themselves part of a community that challenges them to achieve their best.
Tusculum's strong academics open the door to real-world opportunities for its graduates.
www.usnews.com /usnews/edu/college/directory/brief/drmiss_3527_brief.php   (297 words)

  
 LMU vs. Tusculum, 10-17-31   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Tusculum Pioneers blocked a punt that was attempted by Captain Liebrock in close goal zone, and made a touchdown earl in the first quarter.
The Railsplitters were able to batter through the heavy opposing line for consistent gains until they began to approach favorable scoring territory, where each time they would lose possession of the ball.
Tusculum is a strong team and [to be continued]
www.lmunet.edu /athletics/Football/1931/10-17-31.htm   (205 words)

  
 CSIC-EEHA: Tusculum
La importancia que la tradición histórica da a la ciudad de Tusculum, desde sus más remotos orígenes hasta su destrucción final en 1191, contrasta con el desconocimiento que la comunidad científica tenía, hasta mediados de los años noventa, de dicha ciudad y con los pocos estudios que los investigadores contemporáneos habían dedicado a la misma.
Tras esta primera fase de actividad, los trabajos en Tusculum se limitaron a pequeñas intervenciones esporádicas, mereciendo ser destacadas las actuaciones, a mediados de los años cincuenta del siglo XX, de Maurizio Borda, de McCracken y las más recientes sobre la topografía de la ciudad, efectuadas por Stefania y Lorenzo Quilici.
DUPRÉ, "Tusculum: la investigación científica y la revalorización de una ciudad del Lacio", Actas del congreso Ciudades Históricas Vivas Ciudades del Pasado: pervivencia y desarrollo (Mérida, 30/31 de enero y 1 de febrero de 1997), Mérida 1997, I, ps.
www.csic.it /tusculum/index.htm   (2361 words)

  
 TENNESSEE VS. TUSCULUM -- GAME PREVIEW :: Vols And Pioneers Tipoff Friday At 7:30 p.m. EST
Tusculum returns a pair of starters and a total of seven letterwinners from last season's team that posted a 14-15 overall record...
Scooter McFadgon paced a balanced Tennessee scoring attack in a 117-89 win over Tusculum in the Volunteers' exhibition opener Nov. 5, 2004...
Division II Tusculum was led by Drew Harmon's 16 points...
utsports.cstv.com /sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/110206aaa.html   (2071 words)

  
 Tusculum College
Tusculum is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Bachelor of Arts in sixteen majors from Biology to Visual Arts, the Bachelor of Science in orginizational management, the Master of Arts in education, and the Master of Arts in organizational management.
The residential college within Tusculum is further accredited by the American Academy for Liberal Education, which accredits outstanding liberal arts institutions or programs.
Because Tusculum is a small college, the style of life on campus is that of a community, a group of people - students, faculty and staff - working, learning and living together.
www.internationaledu.net /ads/tusce.htm   (411 words)

  
 Search Results for "Tusculum"
...John XII, pope, c.937-964, pope (955-64), a Roman (count of Tusculum) named Octavian; successor of Agapetus II and predecessor of either Leo VIII or Benedict V. His...
Beautifully situated in the Alban Hills near the site of ancient Tusculum, it has been a popular summer resort since Roman times.
In the courthouse square are monuments to Civil War soldiers.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=col65&query=Tusculum   (147 words)

  
 TUSCULUM - Online Information article about TUSCULUM
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Nothing now exists which can be asserted to be part of Cicero's villa with any degree of certainty.
hand, and the walls of Tusculum, together with the whole city, were destroyed.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /TUM_VAN/TUSCULUM.html   (1346 words)

  
 Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV - Concord men not as fortunate vs. Tusculum
Tusculum continues its torrid pace from long range as the Pioneers shot 10-of-19 from three-point territory.
Tusculum raced back out to a 10-point lead as senior Eric Williams drilled a three-pointer and Story scored on a driving lay-up as the Pioneers moved ahead 40-30 with 16:14 remaining.
Tusculum wouldn't release the lead for the rest of the evening, but had to hold off a stubborn Concord squad.
www.bdtonline.com /localsports/local_story_332232801.html   (468 words)

  
 US Universities and Colleges Program - Tusculum College
Tusculum also maintains offices in Knoxville, Tennessee, for its Graduate and Professional Studies Program, in addition to other class sites across East Tennessee.
Founded in 1794, Tusculum College is the oldest college in Tennessee, the twenty-eighth oldest college in the nation, and the oldest coeducational institution affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA).
The wooded 140-acre Tusculum College campus has eight buildings that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
www.usuniversities.com /listingsp3.cfm/listing/6444   (119 words)

  
 Catawba psyched for battle with Tusculum
Tusculum, who only three years ago, was down on its hands and knees begging the South Atlantic Conference to let it in, has proven to the league it wasn’t a mistake.
Tusculum has a whale of a coaching staff, a large fan base, rich boosters...
Last week, Tusculum’s new showpiece held a school-record 3,592 and with Catawba’s reputation — and fan support on the road — expect a lot of fans and a lot of intensity.
www.salisburypost.com /2000oct/100700h.htm   (534 words)

  
 National Park Service - Signers of the Declaration (Tusculum)
For several years he leased out the house and farm, but in 1779 he moved from the President's House to Tusculum.
The two-story Georgian structure of fieldstone with gabled roof and two pairs of end chimneys originally had only one extension, a lower, two-story, stone and frame wing attached to the west end of the house along its main axis.
Tusculum has never undergone any major alterations and it is in excellent condition.
www.cr.nps.gov /history/online_books/declaration/site32.htm   (326 words)

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