Happy Oglethorpe Day 2013!
Oglethorpe Day is an annual celebration of Oglethorpe University's namesake and is a chance for the entire community to show its school spirit. Check out the photos, videos and comments below to relive it --- or to feel like you were right here on campus!
- See scenes from throughout the day in this photo album:
- Watch the Petrels of Fire race and the procession to Conant Performing Arts Center---this year led by Atlanta's own Baton Bob!:
- Our very own President Schall delivered this year's Oglethorpe Day speech, titled, “Non nobis solum (not for ourselves alone): What is the Role of a University President in Liberal Society?” Watch it here:
- Alumni celebrated Oglethorpe Day around the globe! Check out photos from their gatherings in Boston, Dallas, Denver, London, Los Angeles, Raleigh, Tampa and Washington, D.C.:
- Social media was all a-Twitter throughout Oglethorpe Day!
- Happy Oglethorpe Day! Please enjoy this video featuring our recent Oglethorpe Day Around the Globe events. Be sure to look carefully for your friends and a special little bird. The OU Library HIGHLY recommends! vimeo.com/59527571
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