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Olin College Named to Top College Value Lists

in College of Engineering has been designated a top 10 national “Best Buy” college by Fiske Guide to Colleges. The list covers 20 private and public colleges and universities nationwide that are noted for their academic offerings and affordable...
29-Jul-2019 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Olin College President Rick Miller Plans to Step Down

Olin’s longtime president and first employee, Richard K. Miller, is stepping down from his role on June 30, 2020, after 21 years leading the unique engineering college. A national search for his replacement is currently underway.
11-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Olin College Professor Carrie Nugent Awarded Carl Sagan Medal

Carrie Nugent Ph.D., assistant professor of computational physics and planetary science, has been awarded the Carl Sagan Medal for Excellence in Public Communication in Planetary Science. The prize is awarded annually by the Division for Planetary...
30-May-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Olin College Holds 14th Commencement

Olin College of Engineering held its 14th Commencement on Sunday, May 19. Seventy-eight graduates received bachelor’s degrees during the ceremonies, which were held under a big tent on the college’s campus in Needham.
22-May-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Olin Student Awarded Goldwater Scholarship

Cassandra Overney ’21 has been awarded a Goldwater Scholarship. Overney is among just 496 undergraduates nationwide to be named Goldwater Scholars in 2019. She was chosen from a field of over 5,000 applicants and 1,200 nominees from 443 academic...
22-May-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Olin Conductorless Orchestra to Perform an Ann Schaffner Concert May 10

The Olin Conductorless Orchestra (OCO) will perform works by Mozart, Berlioz, Tchaikovsky, Arturo Marquez, as well as a medley from Pirates of the Caribbean, at Olin College on Friday, May 10, at 1:30pm.
29-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Storying Ourselves Takes the Stage

On April 25 and 26 at 7PM in the Black Box Theater at Babson College’s Sorenson Center for the Arts, students pursuing studies in engineering and business will take the stage and perform ten original autobiographical solo plays. Over two nights...
17-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Olin College Joins Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Higher Education

Olin College joins, as a founding member, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Higher Education. In total over 40 colleges, universities and research institutions have...
11-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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