And the race begins…

Oglethorpe University encourages its students to think outside the box, solve problems, get involved in their communities and become movers and shakers. So it’s no wonder that the university had three alumni running for local political offices, and one alumnus who had served 18 years in office. Dar’shun Kendrick ’04 ran for State Representative from House District …

OUr kind of Monday…

Who says Mondays are no good? This Monday (March 15), why not make it yOUr kind of Monday? Visit the Conant Center from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m., to meet Bernice A. King, the youngest child of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. She’s also the president-elect of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. King will be interviewed by several …

OU alum making a difference in Chile

Oglethorpe University’s motto is Make a Life. Make a Living. Make a Difference. While our students are here on campus and in Atlanta (and on Alternative Spring Breaks and volunteering in New Orleans), it’s our hope that they’ll turn this motto from words into action. And when they leave campus after graduation, we hope they go …

Send the elevator back down

“I believe that if you’ve been successful in what you wanted to do in your life, then it’s your obligation to spend a good portion of your time sending the elevator back down,” actor Kevin Spacey has said. “I’ve tried today to tell you how much my experience has been shaped by those who came before …