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  1. New brand for Development AuthorityRead the original story

    Friday | Cross Roads News

    The DeKalb Development Authority will announce its new name and unveil the logo at its 40th anniversary celebration on May 27 at Agnes Scott College. The authority works closely with local and statewide governments, Workforce Development, chambers of commerce, business associations, utility companies, colleges and universities, large private-sector employers as well as neighborhood and community groups to promote economic development.

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  2. Tri-Cities' valedictorian, salutatorian share friendship, achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... Against Destructive Decisions meetings together, helped each other study and planned to be roommates at Agnes Scott College in Decatur come the fall. Stamper said she will major in creative writing. "Hopefully I'll go and get my masters at Yale or ...

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  3. A Classic Southern Wedding with a Blush-and-Gold Color PaletteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Bride's Magazine

    ... the Aimee and Larry became husband and wife at the Greenforest Baptist Church before celebrating at Agnes Scott College. Their church ceremony venue was an obvious choice for the couple. Aimee's father serves as head of the Deacon Board at the ...

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  4. Women's College Coalition Leaders On Sweet Briar Closing; Why...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | PRWeb

    Michele Ozumba, president of the 45-member Women's College Coalition and Dr. Elizabeth Kiss, Chair WCC Board of Directors, and President, Agnes Scott College are available to conduct interviews about the closing of Sweet Briar College. "Women's colleges produce more women leaders than any other segment of higher education," Michelle Ozumba, president of the Women's College Coalition.

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  5. Decatur hosts Garden Go Seek scavenger hunt May 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... are Woodlands Garden, Glenlake Park, Decatur Cemetery, Scott Park Community Garden, Parkwood Park, the Agnes Scott College Campus, Oakhurst Community Garden and Sugar Creek Community Garden. "The garden keepers put this scavenger hunt together as a ...

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  6. Sarah C. LeathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... graduated from Decatur Girls High School, class of 1949 and graduated with a Mathematics degree from Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia, class of 1953. Prior to starting a family, she worked for Tennessee Valley Authority, the Army Corp of ...

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  7. Economists: H-1B visas suppress wagesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Science

    ... which is based, as we have previously reported , partly on the work of economist Madeline Zavodny of Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia. Furthermore, "[o]ur results are consistent with the possibility that H-1B and non-H-1B workers are perfect ...

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  8. Education notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | NWAonline

    ... studies at any college or university. Dawson is selecting from among Xavier College, Colorado College, Agnes Scott College and Spelman College. Wilburn is considering Howard University, Millsaps College and Birmingham-Southern College. The Jack Kent ...

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  9. Movie Shooting in Decatur WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    According to Decatur Metro, "Michelle Darnell" will shoot at Agnes Scott College and the DeKalb History Center on Wednesday, April 15. Decatur police will direct traffic during shooting, and motorists should expect some traffic delays on E. Ponce de Leon and College Avenue. However, traffic will be unmolested during school rush hours.

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  10. Chimpanzees Show Ability to Plan Route in Computer Mazes, Research...Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | PRWeb

    Chimpanzees are capable of some degree of planning for the future, in a manner similar to human children, while some species of monkeys struggle with this task, according to researchers at Georgia State University, Wofford College and Agnes Scott College. Chimpanzees are capable of some degree of planning for the future, in a manner similar to human children, while some species of monkeys struggle with this task, according to researchers at Georgia State University, Wofford College and Agnes Scott College.

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  11. Chimpanzees capable of planning routes in computer mazesRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    As per a new study, chimpanzees are capable of some degree of planning for the future, in a manner similar to human children, while some species of monkeys struggle with this task. Georgia State University, Wofford College and Agnes Scott College study assessed the planning abilities of chimpanzees, two monkey species and human children using a computerized game-like program that presented 100 unique mazes to the participants and required them to move a cursor through a maze to reach a goal at the bottom of the screen.

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  12. Chimpanzees Show Ability to Plan Route in Computer Mazes, Research FindsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Newswise

    Chimpanzees are capable of some degree of planning for the future, in a manner similar to human children, while some species of monkeys struggle with this task, according to researchers at Georgia State University, Wofford College and Agnes Scott College. The study assessed the planning abilities of chimpanzees, two monkey species and human children using a computerized game-like program that presented 100 unique mazes to the participants and required them to move a cursor through a maze to reach a goal at the bottom of the screen.

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  13. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... of the "Zinc Oxide and Peroxide Market in Pakistan: Busin... )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Agnes Scott College, GA. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratin... )--Research ...

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  14. Are Women's-Only Colleges The Answer For Getting More Women In Top Jobs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Fast Company

    ... accredited degree program for women. To differentiate itself from other colleges and universities, Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia, has launched Summit, an individualized four-year program completed by all students that emphasizes global ...

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  15. Fitch Rates Agnes Scott College (GA) Revs 'AA-'; Outlook NegativeRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Information Technology

    Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA-' rating to the approximately $20.7 million of Private Colleges and Universities Authority revenue bonds series 2015A and $17.5 million of Private Colleges and Universities Authority revenue bonds series 2015B, issued on behalf of Agnes Scott College over the past five years. Fitch believes that generally stable enrollment, despite growth efforts, and continued high tuition discounting indicate limited demand flexibility related to price sensitivity and a niche market.

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  16. Ann Gallant | Synergies Consulting GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Daily Record

    Agnes Scott College has recognized Ann T. Gallant , a partner at Synergies Consulting Group , with a Distinguished Alumnae Award for Career for 2015. The award is given for career excellence.

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  17. Two conference titles, individual national championship highlight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Student Life

    ... two outs and the bases loaded, White hit a grand slam to deliver a dramatic win for the Bears against Agnes Scott College. After losing two out of its first three games, the baseball team recovered to win five straight and capture a share of the UAA ...

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  18. Julia RoachRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Florida Today

    ... Judy was predeceased by her parents and brother, Tom. Judy graduated with a BS in English from Agnes Scott College and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Brown University. She was known as a great English teacher and also led a number of Future ...

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  19. Gala Concert & Artist Talk: The Works of Augusta Read Thomas, composer-in-residenceRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Revue & News

    ... she was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 2009. Professor Thomas is visiting Agnes Scott College from March 11 to March 13, 2015. We are celebrating her works with a Gala concert on March 12. The program includes a world ...

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  20. Hispanics gaining jobs faster than other groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... dribbled to 340,000 in 2011. The reason for the drop was twofold, said Madeline Zavodny, an economist at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Ga. First, economic conditions in Mexico were improving even as growth in the United States remained sluggish, ...

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