Atlanta: The College Grad’s Best Friend | KNOWAtlanta

From KNOWAtlanta: When it comes to reasons why Atlanta is a top city for college students and young professionals, the evidence is in the accolades. Forbes ranks Atlanta on its “Best Cities and Neighborhoods for Millennials” and third “Best City for Young Entrepreneurs.” Quality, competitive education and high quality of life for young professionals is …

Atlanta best city in United States for lawyers | Atlanta Business Chronicle

From Atlanta Business Chronicle  Not only is Atlanta the place to be if you’re one “helluva, helluva, helluva, helluva, hell of an engineer” but the city is also the place to be if you’re one “helluva” lawyer. Austin, Texas-based SpareFoot.com reported Atlanta is the best city in the United States for lawyers to move to …

OU Professors Talk Aliens with History Channel

It was an unusual assignment. Oglethorpe’s Dr. John Orme, professor of politics and division chair, and Dr. John Cramer, professor of physics, recently appeared in the H2 channel’s series Target Earth. The show explores topics such as infrastructure, natural resources, and engineering, but with a sci-fi twist: how would aliens view our planet if they …

Dr. Lynn Guhde Receives Vulcan Materials Company Award for Teaching Excellence & Leadership

Dr. Lynn Guhde, associate professor of business administration, was honored with the Vulcan Materials Company’s Teaching Excellence Award at Oglethorpe University’s annual honors and awards ceremony on April 12, 2013. Established in 1991, the “Vulcan Teaching Excellence Awards” annually honor an outstanding professor on selected member campuses of the Georgia Independent College Association. The award …

Dr. Devon Belcher Receives Meritorious Teaching Award

Dr. Devon Belcher, assistant professor of philosophy at Oglethorpe University, was honored with the Lu Thomasson Garrett ’52 Award for Meritorious Teaching at the university’s annual Honors & Awards Ceremony on April 12, 2013. This award was established in 1994 through the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. David (Lu Thomasson) Garrett. The late Mrs. Garrett …