AmericasEducation

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
AfricaEducation

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
AmericasCulture

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
AsiaEducation

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
EuropeEducation

The Future of MOOCs on Both Sides of the Atlantic

by Marcus K. Garner Continuing innovations in technology around the world are bound to make massive open on-line courses, so-called MOOCs, more sustainable than traditional college and university system campus offerings. More