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Review: Noticeable Change in Diversity Politics at New York Comic Con

Lily Bailey Staff Writer 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 [...]

November 6, 2015 entertainment

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

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

2015 Summer Entertainment Guide

Check out the Profile's Summer Entertainment Guide for our top picks for summer releases in film, books, music, and television. [...]

April 30, 2015 entertainment

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
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Sweet Briar: The End of an Era?

Zoe Howard Staff Writer This year’s announcement that the Class of 2015 would be the last graduating class at Sweet Briar College, a private women’s college in Virginia, caused shock and sadness all across the country. Sweet Briar’s board of [...]

April 23, 2015 campus, World

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

Agnes Scott Model United Nations Team Competes at Penn State

Amy Pipher Staff Writer During spring break, eight Agnes Scott students traveled to State College, Pennsylvania to take part in the 8th Annual Pennsylvania United Nations Conference. Competing against other schools from around the country, these students chose from eight [...]

April 10, 2015 campus

ATL Raise Up: Bringing the Fight for Fair Wages to ASC

Jessica Crisler Guest Writer On Tuesday, February 24, students, adjunct professors, local health care workers, and members of ATL Raise Up gathered to discuss the necessity of raising wages for workers who currently make less than minimum wage in the [...]

April 8, 2015 campus