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OU Student Intern Produces NPR Segment Featuring Dr. Nick Maher

Associate Professor of History Dr. Nick Maher was featured on Georgia Public Broadcasting/NPR’s On Second Thought on June 23. The segment was produced by Oglethorpe student Olivia Reingold, an American Studies major, who is interning at GPB this summer. As part of her internship, Olivia pitched the idea to Celeste Headlee, host of On Second Thought, and was …

Oglethorpe Hosts Johns Hopkins University Museum Studies Graduate Students

For two weeks in June, Oglethorpe hosted a group of Museum Studies graduate students from Johns Hopkins University. Led by Oglethorpe professor Dr. Jeffrey Collins, the students were in Atlanta to complete an intensive seminar, “Some-things: Objects as Social, Spiritual, and Historical Constructs,” as part of their final graduate program requirements. Dr. Collins has been …

Oglethorpe Ranked Among Best Colleges for Economics Majors in Georgia

Career website Zippia recently published its rankings for the top colleges in Georgia for economics majors. Oglethorpe University was ranked among the top three institutions in the state with the best opportunities for economics graduates. “Oglethorpe grads command the highest salaries once they leave the economics department for their first jobs,” Zippia cites in its top 10 …