Relive Oglethorpe’s 2012 Commencement

The Oglethorpe University 2012 Commencement ceremony was held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:00 a.m., on the academic quadrangle of the OU campus. . President Larry Schall presided over the ceremony honoring more than 250 graduating seniors. During the ceremony, Oglethorpe presented three honorary degrees to: — Zhanna Arshanskaya Dawson, an accomplished pianist, Holocaust survivor, and former faculty …

Ted Turner Speaks at Oglethorpe University

On Oglethorpe Day 2010, the university launched the 175th anniversary celebration of the founding of Oglethorpe University by welcoming guest speaker and media mogul Ted Turner. He and President Larry Schall had an informal conversation on stage at the Conant Performing Arts Center. Throughout his career, Ted Turner has received recognition for his entrepreneurial acumen, sharp business …