A Message from President Kiss

At Agnes Scott, diversity is what brings us together. Our small community of scholars is renowned for our geographic, ethnic, economic and religious diversity. But, the statistics and numbers can only show you so much. I want to make sure that you are truly able to see our commitment to global learning and engagement. To... Continue Reading →


Tree Decorating at President Kiss’s Home!

How close can you be with your college president? At Agnes Scott, almost every student gets more than one chance to talk to President Elizabeth Kiss in a personal setting, yet the international students are even more blessed - we get to decorate an enormous Christmas tree in her house every year while eating delicate festive... Continue Reading →

“Oh The Places You’ll Go”

The new 2015-2016 academic year is officially here! How exciting to meet the new Scotties and reunite with friends, classmates and professors. This year, we welcomed the biggest class in the history of Agnes Scott College, over 270 students. This group includes 30 international students, who arrived a week earlier than everyone else to learn more... Continue Reading →

City of Decatur in Fall Colors

Fall in Georgia begins in early October when the temperature begins to drop and the leaves on the trees start to change colors. Violet Phonn, a third year student from Myanmar, member of Team GLOBAL and a fantastic photographer, wanted to share with all the international prospective students what this time of the year looks... Continue Reading →

Student’s Perspective on Academics

Coming  to a college in another country can be stressful in many ways. Studying in another language with new expectations is one of them. Ruoyuan Shen, a second year international student from China shares with us her experience with academics at Agnes Scott.      Entering college can be exciting, but one can also experience... Continue Reading →

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