Why did the Petrel cross the road?

To start the race, of course! For most Americans, July 4th is a time for cookouts, family, and fireworks.  But here in Atlanta, Independence Day is also about challenging the world to the largest 10K on the planet.  And this year, there were plenty of Petrels in the Peachtree Road Race—from students, to staff, to alumni. Michelle Hall, OU’s Vice President for Campus Life, was …

Quidditch, Hogwarts Day Sweep into Oglethorpe

Friday was a big day for Ashley Gandy ’12.  As captain of Terpischore, one of two major Quidditch teams here at Oglethorpe, she and her friends needed to be ready for their first match-up of the year—which fell on Hogwarts Day, one of the most anticipated student-life events of the year. If you, like so many others, have …