ATLANTA, GA (02/10/2020)– Local students are among those named to Oglethorpe University’s Fall 2019 Dean’s List, honoring scholars who achieved at least a 3.50 term grade-point average while earning 12 or more semester hours.
Joshua Amritt, senior, Loganville, Chemistry, Brookwood High School
Kelly Connerley, sophomore, Loganville, Individually Planned Major, Archer High School
Taj Lowe, sophomore, Loganville, Physics and Engineering – Dual Degree, Gwinnett School Of Math, Science & Technology
Dustin Muzik, junior, Loganville, Economics, Loganville High School
About Oglethorpe University
Founded in 1835, Oglethorpe University is Atlanta’s only co-educational small private college, home to 1385 eclectic and engaged students from 36 states and 29 countries.
Renowned for its groundbreaking Core program, Oglethorpe’s academically rigorous programs emphasize intellectual curiosity, individual attention, close collaboration among faculty and students, and active learning in relevant field experiences. Oglethorpe joins theory and practice in its A_LAB (Atlanta Laboratory for Learning), an incubator for experiential learning via internships, study abroad, civic engagement, and undergraduate research.
Under the leadership of President Lawrence Schall since 2005, Oglethorpe has entered an unprecedented era of innovation and growth, evidenced by increased enrollment and philanthropic giving, and new strategic entrepreneurial partnerships. In 2019, Oglethorpe opened the I.W. “Ike” Cousins Center for Science and Innovation and the Q. William Hammack Jr. School of Business. Since 2013, Oglethorpe has seen the addition of an award-winning campus center; a residential complex with six state-of-the-art classrooms; and the expansion of arts and athletics facilities. Oglethorpe’s partnership venture with LeadAbroad has expanded its global footprint with the development of five global campuses in Barcelona, Paris, Rome, Cape Town and Greece.
Oglethorpe is home to the Conant Performing Arts Center, Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, and the Piedmont School of Atlanta. The Oglethorpe Stormy Petrels compete in the NCAA Division III Southern Athletic Association.