Oglethorpe’s First Lady a Guest on the Martha Stewart Show

It’s not unusual to hear about people giving their time and fortune around December. For Betty Londergan (also known around OU as President Schall’s wife), giving has literally been an everyday thing for almost a year in 2010. An author and active community member, Betty made local and national headlines with her “What Gives? 365” blog project, a year-long effort in which she donates $100 …

Project Compassion Impacts Oglethorpe

In November 2010, at the Conant Center for the Performing Arts, Tony Bailey peered at an oil painting of his daughter and smiled. Fighting back tears, he remarked, “it’s one of those things that—even though she sacrificed her life, I would not trade this moment for nothing else; …if I had to have this moment.” Bailey, his …

Project Compassion Founder to Present Portrait to Georgia Soldier’s Family

Kaziah Hancock and other volunteer artists who work with Project Compassion have painted portraits for thousands of military families since 2003.  The video above documents her portrait presentation to the Panchot family of Northome, Minnesota. Please join the Oglethorpe Women’s Network and OU Center for Civic Engagement tomorrow, November 9 at 4:00 pm at the Conant Performing Arts Center to meet Project …