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Immigration attorney to bring expert insight to Oglethorpe

On November 3, Oglethorpe will once again welcome leading immigration attorney Charles Kuck to campus. Kuck is Founder and Managing Partner of Kuck Baxter Immigration and oversees its worldwide immigration practice. In the first part of his presentation, Understanding the U.S. Immigration Maze, Kuck will provide an overview of the immigration system, key information and […]

Oglethorpe musical ensembles return to Conant for fall music gala Oct. 29

After suspending in-person performances due to the pandemic, all Oglethorpe University musical ensembles are returning to the Conant Performing Art Center stage for a Fall Music Gala on Friday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m. Each musical group will be featured in the Gala, including the Oglethorpe University Singers and Chorale, Oglethorpe University Symphony, and The Jazzy Petrels, […]

Oglethorpe launches campus food pantry for students in need

After a campus-wide survey in fall 2020, it was identified that more than 35% of Oglethorpe students suffer from an inadequate food supply each week. Even more students shared that they cannot guarantee they will be able to purchase more food before their current supply runs out. This food insecurity inspired Oglethorpe Student Government Association […]

Humans of Oglethorpe: Dr. Glenn Sharfman

Dr. Glenn Sharfman is a professor of history at Oglethorpe. “I’m gonna give you my version of the story, knowing that you’re not going to be talking to her. I think this is a very nice story. We were both RAs our junior year at Miami. And I had a friend who I went to […]

Oglethorpe joins universities nationwide in immigrant solidarity event

On Thursday, Oct. 28, students, faculty and staff will join together for Oglethorpe University’s “I Stand with Immigrants” Day of Action, calling on Congress to pass a pathway to citizenship and standing in solidarity with immigrant members of the campus community. Oglethorpe joins more than 100 colleges and universities across the country in observing this […]

Economics Club hosts career panel of Atlanta economics leaders

In early October, OU’s Economics Club hosted a virtual panel of economics professionals from four leading Atlanta corporations and nonprofits to speak about their career paths within the field. Featured speakers included Dawn Arnold, executive vice president and chief operating officer at Invest Atlanta; Ibrahiim Bayaan, economist with CBRE Econometric Advisors; Adrian Garcia, senior credit […]

Jordyn Billings ’22 epitomizes creativity, entrepreneurship

Students at Oglethorpe have many personal passions that help to increase the diversity of our school. Yet, what makes the Oglethorpe student different is the community they have, to share their works and talents among their peers, staff, and faculty.    One of these students is Jordyn Billings ’22. Billings epitomizes creativity and has inspired […]

Humans of Oglethorpe: Beatriz Zuloaga ’23

Beatriz “Bea” Zuloaga ’23 is a junior biopsychology major. “The most important person in my life was my Grandpa. Only my mom’s parents lived where I lived in Valencia [Venezuela]. The other side of the family lived three hours away, so it was really hard to see them—so I never had a close relationship with them. […]