Project started by recent Atlanta International School graduate

Lizzy Sandlin, second on the left, is surrounded by Haitians Fleurette Fleurigean on her right and Nahomie Clerger and Wilson Charles on her left, who were in visiting Atlanta this summer from the Bishop Tharpe Institute in Les Cayes, Haiti.

On Jan. 12, 2010, Lizzy Sandlin was a 12-year-old eighth grader at the Atlanta International School busily studying the courses required on the international baccalaureate diploma track and practicing the viola, her instrument of choice. More
The honorary consuls of Sierra Leone and Liberia, along with a key representative from the Guinean community in the U.S. will come together at the State Capitol at 10 a.m. Aug. 27 to provide an update on the Ebola outbreak in the countries and thank Georgians for their support during the crisis.   More
A partnership to establish a Korean branch of Georgia Southwestern State University’s Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregivers was among the international engagements fostered during the tenure of Kendall Blanchard, who on Aug. 18 announced his retirement. More
Timeliness doesn’t necessarily equal serendipity. That was the solemn feeling among organizers of an Aug. 14 discussion on the Brazilian elections to be held later this year.  More
A Newnan-based company that manufactures recyclable plastic shipping platforms to replace standard wooden and paper pallets has amicably severed its operations from IKEA, the global provider of Scandinavian-style furniture and accessories. More

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