Embracing Differences at Agnes Scott

Recently, our college president, Elizabeth Kiss, tweeted a strong and powerful message to students: Future Scotties, our mission @agnesscott is to educate women to think deeply, live honorably & engage the intellectual and social challenges of their time. We support your right to protest peacefully and doing so will not impact your admission to Agnes... Continue Reading →


Anoushka Pant’19 & Her Summer with Hubert Scholarship

This year, the prestigious award of international community services, Hubert Scholarship, is awarded to Anoushka Pant’19, a current international student from India at Agnes Scott. This past summer, Anoushka interned with the Association for Social and Health Advancement (ASHA) in Murshidabad, India, where she carried out field visits and investigations of the local communities’ concerns... Continue Reading →

Fall Webinars

In the Fall, Team GLOBAL put together a three-week webinar series to showcase to international students what Agnes Scott College has to offer. The series was led by Nazanin Tork and Emily-Davis Hamre, our two admission counselors who are responsible for international students. Along with them, Ciel '18 and myself (Erika '19) co-hosted as current... Continue Reading →

Bell Ringing on a Friday Morning

Happy Friday! Greetings from sunny Decatur upon the completion of our first full week of classes of Spring 2018! At Agnes Scott, Fridays are more than a harbinger of weekends. Every Friday morning, especially in spring, is lightened by the sound of a bell from the Main Bell Tower. This mysterious bellringer is always a... Continue Reading →

Digital Portfolios and Their Mission

As the senior year of the first SUMMIT Class (Class of 2019) approaches, many campus members are discussing the agenda for the concluding chapter of the SUMMIT program - SUMMIT 400. With this 2-credit course, a Scottie’s SUMMIT journey at Agnes Scott will be officially consummated in a strong and memorable manner. In a nutshell,... Continue Reading →

Black Cat Week

Black Cat Week marks an important time for traditions on the Agnes Scott campus. It is arguable the most important time on campus for any Scottie student! For first year students, this marks the point in time where they reveal their class mascot to the other classes and officially welcomes them as members of the... Continue Reading →

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