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Making a difference during Philanthropy Week

Oglethorpe is celebrating its annual Philanthropy Week, which seeks to build awareness and educate the campus community on the importance of giving and giving back. The events aim to promote a culture of gratitude among students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors and Trustees, and to provide the community inspiration and ideas on how to “Make a […]

Cousins Center for Science and Innovation receives $600,000 from local philanthropic foundation

The Tull Charitable Foundation awarded $600,000 to Oglethorpe University for the I.W. “Ike” Cousins Center for Science and Innovation. Designed to elevate students’ intellectual curiosity and facilitate engaged teaching and active education, the Cousins Center for Science and Innovation will bring the liberal arts and sciences to life in an inclusive, collaborative and innovative way […]

Dorough Field House gets upgrades

Some much needed improvements were recently installed in Dorough Field House and Pinholster Court as the athletic facility continues its face lift. The field house saw a major cosmetic overhaul with the “Black Top” court in 2015, but the newest additions will serve more practical purposes. Two LED scoreboards, one large and one small, LED […]

Gratitude abounds during Philanthropy Week

Oglethorpe is hosting its first-ever Philanthropy Week—a campus-wide celebration of philanthropy and its significant impact on the university.  How are we celebrating? Oglethorpe students and alumni sent a special “thank you” message to faculty and staff to share why they are grateful for them and how they’ve made a difference: Signs popped up across campus sharing […]