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Senior’s research seeks to protect Hawaiian dolphin population

Have you ever come across wildlife at the beach and wondered what to do? You are not alone, according to biology student Alex Prots ’20. Prots’ assistance with faculty-led research on spinner dolphin conservation policy took her to the coasts of Hawaii. There, she learned that wildlife, specifically Hawaiian spinner dolphins, were being treated poorly […]

Oglethorpe in the News, Feb. 7-March 26

Oglethorpe opens film studies program The state’s longest-serving college president, Larry Schall, plans to leave his post at Oglethorpe University after spending 15 years improving the Brookhaven institution. The student body has mushroomed from about 800 to more than 1,300 last fall, and he expects the incoming 2020 class to be even bigger. Presidential Announcement […]

Commencement message for the class of 2020, 3/18/20

A message to seniors from President Schall No Description Due to circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 virus, we are saddened to have to cancel the in-person 2020 commencement exercises scheduled for May 9, 2020. A planning group of senior class officers and student leaders are meeting to develop alternate ways to celebrate, which may include the ability […]

Oglethorpe opens film studies program | Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In March, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution spotlighted Oglethorpe’s new Film and Media Studies major and minor. Oglethorpe opens film studies program The state’s longest-serving college president, Larry Schall, plans to leave his post at Oglethorpe University after spending 15 years improving the Brookhaven institution. The student body has mushroomed from about 800 to more than 1,300 […]

Housing Update, 3/12/20

Dear Residents, As you read in the President’s notice, we are suspending classes for the week of March 16th and going to a full online class schedule starting March 23rd for the rest of the semester.  At this time, residence halls are open.  We want to make sure students that want and need to be […]

Important Announcement to Oglethorpe Community: COVID-19, 3/12/20

From President Schall: Dear Oglethorpe Community, I write today to share important information for the Oglethorpe community regarding the fluid and rapidly changing COVID-19 situation. Let me begin by saying how appreciative I am for all the dedicated faculty and staff in our community who have tirelessly researched best practices for responding to the situation […]

Coronavirus Update, 3/11/20

The university continues to monitor the updates on the spread of coronavirus and has formed a COVID-19 Task Force that is assessing the situation on our campus and local community daily to ensure the safety of everyone in the Oglethorpe community. The task force continues to follow the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control […]