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A Look Inside Agnes Scott’s Residence Halls

Sanae Lahgazi-Alaoui Staff Writer Residence halls are a very important part of college life, as for many students, it is the first personal space they have away from home. Your room becomes a place where you can seek refuge and [...]

April 6, 2015 campus
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Tobacco-Free Policy Clarified for Agnes Scott Community

Sierra Williams Staff Writer When students returned to campus for the beginning of spring semester, it is likely that something new and foreign caught their eye–sparkling, red and white signs marked, “Agnes Scott College is a Tobacco and Weapon Free [...]

March 10, 2015 campus
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5 Things You Need to Know About Agnes Going Tobacco Free

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March 3, 2015 campus
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Photo Recap: 2015 Ring Ceremony

  This past Saturday, on February 21, was the event that sophomores eagerly await every year–ring ceremony. At 5pm, approximately 170 sophomores and other ring recipients filed into Presser Hall where families, professors, and fellow Scotties were awaiting their arrival. The ceremony included inspirational speeches [...]

February 27, 2015 campus
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Peeking Behind the Curtains of Rumpelstiltskin

Kelsey Morgan Staff Writer Season after season, the Blackfriars of Agnes Scott put on countless shows and performances, ranging from the more adult themed performances to kid friendly and family plays. This semester, the Blackfriars are performing an adaptation of the [...]

February 27, 2015 campus
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Candlelight Vigil Held for Victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Megha Patel World News Editor The Agnes Scott campus was mournful on Sunday, February 15, as the Muslim Student Association held a candlelight vigil for Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, victims of the recent shooting [...]

February 25, 2015 campus, World
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Students participate in 1 Billion Rising for Valentine’s Day

Shriya Bhattacharya Staff Writer 1 Billion Rising is a movement that may not be known by many people, but once you attend the event, you leave with determination to spread awareness about its importance. 1 Billion Rising is a global [...]

February 23, 2015 campus
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Six Year Keystone Pipeline Legislation Awaits Deadline for Presidential Veto

Amy Pipher Staff Writer On Wednesday, February 11, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 270-152 to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline after endorsing changes made by the U.S. Senate. This pipeline legislation, having spent six years being debated in Congress, [...]

February 20, 2015 World

Viewer’s Guide to Academy Award’s Best Picture Nominations

The 87th Academy Awards Best Picture nominations are just as diverse as any other year in Oscar history. Box office busters and quiet successes are pitted against one another for the title of Best Picture, and they sport faces both familiar and unknown, [...]

February 18, 2015 entertainment

The Academy’s Attack on Women

Lily Bailey Staff Writer The Academy Awards boast the power of a name, the name. Whichever films are hand selected for the role of Best Picture of the year are often selected in relation to critic and film expert opinion, [...]

February 18, 2015 entertainment