Oliver Hess

Oliver Hess

Art, Art History & Visual Studies Ambassador


Class of 2025
Majors in Art History and Public Policy Studies

Oliver is a junior from St. Petersburg, FL, studying art history, public policy, and music. He sings baritone with his a cappella group, the Pitchforks, and you can often catch him in the front rows of Cameron with the Crazies. Within the arts, Oliver conducts research for the AAHVS department and has worked for arts non-profits and museums.

Favorite Course: Chicago: Architecture, Urbanism, Politics was easily my favorite class I've taken at Duke! The lectures and projects intersected with my interests in public policy, and this course made me realize I wanted to become an art history major!