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Oglethorpe in the News

Reporter Newspapers: “Oglethorpe University, Latin American Association call for change amid protests“. (June 3, 2020) Outgoing Oglethorpe President Larry Schall will be the next President of NECHE (New England Commission of Higher Education), reported the Boston Globe and Inside Higher Ed. (June 3, 2020) In Reporter Newspapers’ article “Commentary: Who had the best branding in […]

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 […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Jan. 17-Feb. 6

Major Private Gifts to Higher Education This list covers gifts since 1967. An abridged version of this list was published in the August 23, 2019, Almanac issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education. Additions to and changes in the list since then appear in bold italics. Last updated on February 3, 2020. Supplements to earlier […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Dec. 20-Jan. 16

Oglethorpe museum to host Mississippi photography exhibit An exhibit of travel photography by Atlanta resident Jane Robbins Kerr will open Jan. 10 at the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art in Brookhaven. Kerr has traveled the world, photographing people and places, according to the museum. The exhibit will continue through March 1. Admission to the exhibit […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Nov. 15-Dec. 19

Reimagining 1970’s Building I.W. “Ike” Cousins Center for Science and Innovation – PUPN At Oglethorpe University, an expanded 45,000-square-foot student hub features flex learning spaces. When the Fall semester began on Aug. 19, science and business students at Oglethorpe University attended classes in the newly completed I.W. “Ike” Cousins Center for Science and Innovation (formerly […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Oct. 25-Nov. 14

Georgia colleges hoping Dreamers win U.S. Supreme Court case Two Georgia colleges and universities have sided in support of young immigrants seeking federal financial aid to college and other benefits in a case scheduled to come before the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday. Brookhaven’s Oglethorpe University joins other colleges to support DACA case before Supreme […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Oct. 4-24

A scholarship program makes college a reality for undocumented students With the academic year in full swing, thousands of college students across the country are unable to pay for a higher education because their legal status blocks them from scholarships or financial aid, including from the federal government, the largest provider. Brookhaven city candidates stake […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Sept. 20-Oct. 3

  How 8 Georgia Students Made Their College Choices Learn how these students from a high school north of Atlanta gained admission to public and private colleges. SPRING AWAKENING Complete Information About SPRING AWAKENING in Atlanta at OGLETHORPE UNIVERSITY. Oglethorpe Art Museum Participating In Museum Day BROOKHAVEN, GA – Famed Impressionist artist Henri Matisse once […]

Oglethorpe in the news: Aug. 30-Sept. 19

Cooper Carry Unveils Oglethorpe Building, Context Gallery Opens at ADAC West, and More News in Atlanta With events for designers happening daily, and new projects cropping up all over the city, keeping track of all the goings-on in Atlanta can be a tall order. That’s why AD PRO is here to keep you informed for […]

Oglethorpe in the news: August 9-29

Oglethorpe University launches search for new president – Atlanta Business Chronicle The school, which has 1,350 students, is looking for a successor to Larry Schall, who is retiring. Oglethorpe University officially opens the I.W. ‘Ike’ Cousins Center for Science and Innovation The newly completed I.W. “Ike” Cousins Center for Science and Innovation on the Oglethorpe […]