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Schmidt Recreation Center scores new wood floor

It’s out with the old and in with the new at the Schmidt Recreation Center auxiliary gym. A custom Stormy Petrels wooden floor was recently installed in the space and has breathed new life into the gym. “The rubber tartan floor that existed there was past its life expectancy,” said Athletic Director Todd Brooks. “Wood […]

Baseball team unveils renovated locker room in Dorough Field House

After almost a year of work, planning, and fundraising, the baseball locker room in Dorough Field House has finished a renovation. “We revealed the locker room to the team yesterday and it was a huge hit,” said Head Coach Dan Giordano. “Lots of smiling faces and very happy student-athletes. “Best comment of the day [came] from a […]

Hearst Great Hall & Admission Lobby Get a Makeover

Two of the most frequently visited areas of campus recently received some upgrades. In the Admission lobby in Lupton Hall, the “front entrance” to our campus, the furniture was replaced, the walls painted, and artwork and decor were updated. A TV was installed on the wall in the waiting area that continuously shows a slideshow of campus photos, student […]

First Floor of Hearst Hall Gets Makeover

In-house renovations were completed this summer on the first floor of Hearst Hall. The renovations replaced outdated classroom space and vacant areas with ten glass-walled classrooms and a small study room, all filled with new projection systems and furniture. The renovations were funded by Oglethorpe’s global education partner Education First, and the rooms house classes for their English […]