Export Academy Planned at Georgia State’s Freshly Funded CIBER

by Trevor Williams | October 30, 2014 Fresh off the renewal of an estimated $1.1 million grant to promote the teaching of international business, a Georgia State University institute is planning to boost its outreach to the Atlanta business community through an export academy.  More

Canada's CG Remains Loyal Hockey Fan While Gamely Studying Football

by Phil Bolton | October 29, 2014 Less than a month into her post as Canada’s Atlanta-based consul general to the Southeast, Louise Blais received an invitation to attend the Mercer-Western Carolina football game in Macon. More

UGA to Host West African Journalists

by Phil Bolton | October 29, 2014 Fourteen French-speaking journalists from West Africa are due to arrive at the University of Georgia Monday, Nov. 3, to participate in a discussion of election coverage and the role of social media in the U.S. and visit the facilities of UGA’s Grady School of Journalism. More

High Museum's Director to Leave Post Next Year

by Phil Bolton | October 29, 2014 Michael Shapiro, the director of the High Museum of Art, announced that he will be leaving the museum in the summer of 2015. More

Agnes Scott Grad a Guiding Light for Female Empowerment Through Sports

by Phil Bolton | October 29, 2014 Once she stepped beyond 26,000 feet on the way to the top of Mount Everest, Wasfia Nazreen, the Bangladeshi mountain climber who graduated from Agnes Scott College in 2006, entered “the other side of fear.” More