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Review: Commentary from the Peanuts Gallery

    Nostalgia films are a tricky thing. Few movies based on prior, more famous works can hit that sweet spot of appeasing the fans and appealing to a new audience. Few even try, most just going for a cash [...]

November 19, 2015 Entertainment
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Review: Noticeable Change in Diversity Politics at New York Comic Con

New York Comic Con, on its least busy day, is a sight to behold. People moving together in waves in an attempt to hurry to the next panel, the next screening, the next booth in artist’s alley. Despite my introverted [...]

November 6, 2015 Entertainment
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Rush the Quad: An Initiation of Sorts

Marianne Danneman Staff Writer For every group, there is an event that initiates the new members and welcomes them, makes them feel like they belong. For me, that event at Agnes Scott was Rush the Quad. It is the kind [...]

November 6, 2015 Campus
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8 Spooky Films to Watch This Halloween

With Halloween only a few days away, every one is basking in October’s spooky spirit. This year, our Entertainment Team was very excited to craft together an Agnes-worthy Halloween movie marathon for you! Check out our list of eight staff-picked films [...]

October 29, 2015 Entertainment
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Review: The Walking Dead, Season 6 Premiere

Abigail Biles Staff Writer If your Timehop app is anything like mine, it was recently covered in the blubbering of a reunion, the cursing of cannibals and the pride of a prison break. This time last year, our gang of [...]

October 22, 2015 Entertainment
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Photo Recap: Black Cat Week 2015

This year’s Black Cat, held the week of Sept. 28, introduced the Green Class of 2019 and its mascot, the Sprites. Photos include the aftermath of Rush the Quad, festivities at Bonfire and finally the Black Cat Formal Dance. This year [...]

October 20, 2015 Campus
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Bree Newsome Opening Guest in SUMMIT’s LeaderStory Series

Anna Carnes Staff Writer Brittney “Bree” Newsome, filmmaker and civil rights activist, spoke in Gaines Auditorium on Friday, Sep. 25 for the launch of SUMMIT’s LeaderStory series. President Kiss hosted the dialogue in which Newsome discussed present-day activism and leadership. [...]

October 8, 2015 Campus
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Issues Concerning Agnes Scott’s Tobacco-Free Policy

Sierra 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, Opinion

Increasing Tuition and Fees for Agnes Scott

Shriya Bhattacharya Staff Writer As many students have read in the highlights of the Board of Trustees meeting this spring, the college has decided to increase its current tuition fees by 3.3 percent, which is said to be less than [...]

April 21, 2015 Campus

Photo Recap: Drag Meets World, Hosted by Affinity

  On Wednesday, April 8, Agnes Scott’s Affinity (an on-campus organization for LGBTQIAQ people of color) held its annual drag show. This year’s event was 90s themed. Hosted by Taylor Alxs, students, faculty, and guests took to the stage for fun-filled battles and performances. All [...]

April 13, 2015 Campus