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Monthly Archives: October 2016

O’Brother Interview

Local Atlanta band, O’Brother, released their debut rock album, Garden Window, Nov. 15. The Profile's Johnnie Sanchez caught up with Tanner Merritt, the band’s lead singer, and talked about being heard, missing home, and passing kindness on. [...]

December 17, 2011 entertainment
Woodruff Scholars: A Snapshot of the Past 35 Years

Woodruff Scholars: A Snapshot of the Past 35 Years

Most likely, you have had a Woodruff Scholar in your class. Sometimes it is obvious: a woman in her mid-forties that you thought might have been your professor at first, but ended up sitting down next to you and unloading [...]

December 16, 2011 news

“I can be free of it:” An Interview with Cicada Rhythm

by Johnnie Sanchez Staff-Writer Kirslis and DeMarcus complement each other well in their duet, Cicada Rhythm, using only a guitar and double bass. Kirslis sings with  a clear yet twangy voice and DeMarcus accompanies with a smoky, deep voice brimming [...]

December 14, 2011 entertainment
Ask Agnes: What should I do over Winter Break?

Ask Agnes: What should I do over Winter Break?

Relax. Take a break from Agnes, and spend time with family and friends. De-stress during your trip back home. We get an entire month to mentally, physically, and emotionally prepare for the spring semester, and I advise you to take [...]

December 14, 2011 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 news
Review: Take Shelter

Review: Take Shelter

Too soon to get your Oscar ballots ready? Not if you’ve seen Jeff Nichols’ newest film, Take Shelter, based on his screenplay. Michael Shannon delivers a tour de force performance as Curtis LaForche, a mild mannered contractor working to support [...]

December 14, 2011 entertainment
Out of the Darkness: Raising Awareness for Suicide Prevention

Out of the Darkness: Raising Awareness for Suicide Prevention

On Nov. 6, several students and faculty from Agnes Scott participated in the 8th annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk at Piedmont Park. To date, the walk raised $92,688 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), which sponsors [...]

December 13, 2011 news
Agnes Scott’s examination system from international students’ perspectives

Agnes Scott’s examination system from international students’ perspectives

Coming from countries with education systems very different than those of the US, international students have to adapt to many things, including the way the examinations are conducted. Celine Thomas’15 (from France), Claire Scott’15 (from Ireland), Ahreum Jang’15 (from Korea), [...]

December 13, 2011 news

Scotties abroad: New Zealand

by Clara Kienzle Contributing Writer Preparing to embark on an epic journey, we stood at the foot of Mount Doom, while gently inhaling the serene New Zealand morning breeze.  Eyes wide with anticipation, we approached the towering giant, the rising [...]

December 12, 2011 news
Danceworks Review

Danceworks Review

by M.M. Kaufman Staff-Writer We don’t need a pep rally to get excited about Agnes Scott. All we need is an incredible production like Danceworks to revive that Scottie pride. In all my four years I think this could be [...]

December 12, 2011 entertainment