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Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival and 5K returns

Oglethorpe is proud to sponsor the fourth annual Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival, a music and arts extravaganza which returns to Blackburn Park this weekend, March 24 and 25. The festival features music headliners Five for Fighting, Craig Morgan, Edwin McCain and many others, as well as a 5K/1K benefitting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta on Sunday […]

Conference: Preserving and Restoring Community in a Polarized Age

(*Due to unforeseen weather / travel issues, please note the schedule has changed.) On Thursday and Friday, March 22-23, Oglethorpe University welcomes political thought leaders for discussions devoted to “Preserving and Restoring Community in a Polarized Age.” All sessions will be held in the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art (3rd floor, Lowry Hall) and are […]

Active Shooter Training by Brookhaven Police Department

As a result of recent events, many citizens have asked what individuals can do to protect themselves and reduce the dangers faced during an active shooter event. These types of events are often unpredictable and evolve quickly. In the midst of chaos, anyone can play an integral role in mitigating the impacts of an active […]

Oglethorpe Technology Instruction Award accepting nominations

Think about a current OU Instructor who has blended technology so perfectly with traditional methods of teaching that you learned more than you ever dreamed you could! Now, thank them by nominating them for the inaugural 2017-2018 Technology Instruction Award. Nominate a member of the Oglethorpe instructional staff who best exemplifies how to blend technology […]

LASS & PRISM Proposals Due March 2

The 2018 Liberal Arts and Sciences Symposium Committee invites proposals for participation in Oglethorpe University’s annual undergraduate research symposium. This year’s symposium will be held April 25, and again will combine LASS + PRISM (Posters of Research in Science and Mathematics) to showcase all of our undergraduate research across the curriculum. We are very excited […]

Community Garden plot applications are out now!

Behind Goodman Hall lives one of Oglethorpe’s best-kept secrets. The Community Garden is governed by ECOS, Environmentally Conscious Oglethorpe Students, but garden beds may be adopted by student, faculty, or staff groups and planted with plants of their choice. ECOS manages this process and maintains contracts to ensure proper care of the garden throughout the year. […]

Apply now to Clinton Global Initiative University 2018 in Chicago!

For nearly a decade, the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) has worked to engage leaders on college campuses and grow its community of commitment-makers around the world. This year, the CGI University 2018 meeting will take place at the University of Chicago from October 19-21! Hosted by President Bill Clinton and Chelsea Clinton, the 11th annual […]

City of Atlanta launches student design competition – submissions due March 1

The City of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs has partnered with Coverings, the largest global tile and stone exposition show in North America, to launch a student design competition. The competition offers students the opportunity to design one of three artistic public benches for the City of Atlanta. Accepting submissions through March 1, 2018, 11:59 p.m., the competition is […]

MISO Survey of Technology and Library Services

The MISO Survey is a web-based quantitative survey designed to measure how faculty, students, and staff view library and computing services in higher education. You can make a real contribution to improving the services you receive by participating in this survey. This survey is important because it will: * Help us better understand how the Oglethorpe […]