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DREAMer Agnes Seniors Deal with DACA’s Repeal

Eve Barrett Staff Writer The ending of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) affects DREAMers – those who were protected by DACA –  in every state, every city, and even at Agnes Scott College. Agnes Scott College itself is a safe [...]

November 29, 2017 Beyond Agnes News

Turtles All the Way Down Tour: John Green Ignites Nerdfighters at Agnes’ Presser Hall

Nannette Matthews Managing Editor After jumping on tickets, waiting in a line extending beyond McCain Library, and receiving hardcover signed copy of “Turtles All the Way Down,” Nerdfighters across campus finally got to listen to New York Times bestselling author [...]

November 13, 2017 Campus News

“Hidden Figures” Heroine Shares Her  Secrets of Success in the Face of Injustice

Eduige Kayigirwa Staff Writer Featured in the book “Hidden Figures” as one of the prominent African-American female NASA workers in the 1960s,  Dr. Christine Mann Darden spoke in Lower Evans this Tuesday Feb. 7. She shared her experience at NASA [...]

February 15, 2017 Campus News

Opinion: Staff Writer Speaks Out on Behalf of Profile Team

Alexis Henry Staff Writer The Profile’s writing process incorporates Agnes Scott College’s mission statement, which encourages honorable, investigative thinking and living. However, the experience that staff writers are having when seeking information contradicts this. We are met with resistance when [...]

October 14, 2015 Campus News

Issues Concerning Agnes Scott’s Tobacco-Free Policy

Sye Williams Staff Writer Banning a nationally legal substance is difficult to enforce, and yet, on January 1, 2015, Agnes Scott College officially enacted its campus-wide tobacco ban. Despite good intentions, the reality of the no-tobacco policy has not all been [...]

April 30, 2015 Campus News

Scotties Recite Original Work at Decatur Book Festival

  Sydney Love Managing Editor On Sunday, August 31st, the Agnes Scott College community gathered at Java Monkey as selected faculty and students recited their poetry for the Decatur Book Festival. Java Monkey, known for its weekly Open Mic nights, [...]

October 7, 2014 Campus News

Agnes Scott Student Uses Artistic Ability to Encourage Latino Voting in Georgia

We Scotties are all bound together by determination and eagerness to make a difference in our world through our education. One scottie in particalr, Yehimi Cambron ’14, is using her gift of creativity to not only benefit her community, but [...]

March 21, 2012 Campus News

Agnes Scott to launch new brand personality

In the fall of 2012, Agnes Scott College will launch a new brand, including an updated motto, graphic elements, and website layout. The new brand will reflect findings from research, focus groups, and interviews, and will better reflect the values [...]

December 14, 2011 Campus News

OIE Travel Writing Contest: First Place!

The Office of International Education recently invited Agnes Scott students who have studied abroad to share their stories in a travel writing contest. Congratulations to Alyssa Stafford for submitting the first place winning essay about her study abroad experience in [...]

November 29, 2011 Campus News
Agnes Scott College: What admissions won’t tell you

Agnes Scott College: What admissions won’t tell you

by Mariah Cawthorne Content Editor Dear Class of 2015, I want to welcome you into the Scottie family in preparation for your first semester at Agnes Scott College in regard to making new friends, joining clubs, gaining more freedom and [...]

September 6, 2011 Campus News