Another Way to Prepare for Midterms…

As the spring breeze knocks flower buds into blossoms, the week of midterm exams and due dates is quietly clouding over Scotties’ colorful life. Feeling stressed? This is what I did for a easier transition into the week: 1. Go to a cat cafe Cat cafes are a fairly new establishment in the United States,... Continue Reading →


Ring Ceremony, 2018

When it comes to answering “what excites you in the Spring semester,” the answer for a lot of sophomore Scotties is the Ring Ceremony. Happened this year on Saturday, February 17, the 2018 Ring Ceremony hosted 178 students in receiving their rings. In addition to the impressive number of participants, family members, friends, and alumnae... Continue Reading →

Tibetan Film Festival at Agnes Scott

Last week, from January 22 - 27, award-winning Tibetan filmmaker Pema Tseden visited Agnes Scott with his films and generously lent his time to discuss the films with audience. Once the first Tibetan student at Beijing Film Academy and now the leading sheep of Tibetan film industry, Director Pema Tseden earned substantial public and critical... 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 →

Let it snow!

If you keep up with Agnes Scott College on social media, be it Instagram or Facebook or Twitter, you might have remarked that January 17th and 18th were closed due to "wintry weather conditions". Atlanta received about 2.4 inches of snow and had a windchill of 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Roads were slippery, and the number... Continue Reading →

Great Scott Report

On the brisk morning of November 11th, Saturday, Agnes Scott community opens its door to more than 120 prospective students and their families from 9 different states for the annual Open House event: Great Scott 2017. Reaching the record highest number of participants from the widest geographical range, this year’s Great Scott was kicked off... Continue Reading →

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