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November 1, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

Tough Love in the Philippines

Written by Alexa Pellegrini ’20 On September 27, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines responded to inquiries about the nation’s anti-drug war. “My only sin is extrajudicial killings,” Duterte disclosed in a statement to government officials that may be [...]

October 26, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

The Future of Women’s Healthcare in Georgia

written by Eve Barrett ’21 Georgia is going through a women’s healthcare crisis and it’s been going on for years. As it stands today, more than half of Georgia counties do not have an OB-GYN provider. 64 lack a pediatrician. [...]

October 26, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

Scotties Supporting Stacey

photos by Joann Lee ’19 and Eve Barrett ’20.  A group of Agnes Scott students took to the streets knocking on doors in support of Stacey Abrams on Saturday, October 6th after a briefing in Lower Evans by  campaign volunteers [...]

October 26, 2018 Atlanta, Beyond Agnes News

Marching On: Taking a Look Back on the March for Our Lives


May 8, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

Staying Safe During Georgia’s Tornado Season

ZOE HOWARD STAFF WRITER When Decatur was under a tornado watch last month, the campus-wide email lacked the relevant information necessary for students in the event of a tornado warning, and simply stated that severe weather that could be possible [...]

May 8, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

Looking Back At One of the Worst Flu Seasons in Atlanta

BY ZOE HOWARD AND CYDNEY OWENS STAFF WRITERS During the beginning weeks of 2018, hospitalizations due to influenza continue to rise. Despite receiving the flu vaccine, huge numbers of people across the country fell ill from the H3N2 strain of [...]

March 27, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

Looking Back: Atlanta’s Black History Month Parade Fills the Streets with Excitement


March 27, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

#MeToo Sheds Light on Sexual Assault, From Hollywood to Forgotten Industries

BY EVE BARRETT STAFF WRITER Sexual harassment is an epidemic that has plagued the U.S. and other countries for decades, but recent events and movements  such as “Time’s Up” and #MeToo could be the triggering point for reform across all [...]

March 19, 2018 Beyond Agnes News

Speakers and Events at 2018’s Women March Inspire Attendees

Julia Henning Photographer A year after the worldwide Women’s March, speakers, protesters, and activists unite in an effort to remind people of and reignite the flame lit by the initial march.  [...]

February 9, 2018 Beyond Agnes News