• Psychology,  Publications

    What Are the Chances? Why We Believe in Luck by Barbara Blatchley

    Dr. Barbara Blatchley recently published her second book, “What are the Chances? Why We Believe in Luck” through Columbia University Press. The book has already been reviewed favorably by multiple sources, including Inside Higher Ed and Dr. Blatchley was also interviewed by GQ Magazine. “Witty in tone. Psychology and neuroscience…

  • English,  Events

    Celebrating the Writers’ Festival: A Conversation with Nicole Stamant

    With the 50th Agnes Scott College Writers’ Festival coming up, English Professor and Department Chair Dr. Nicole Stamant is looking back at Festival archives. A lucky few—the English department, select alumni, and some faculty—have been receiving Stamant’s near-weekly emails (subject line “This Week in Celebrating the Writers’ Festival”) since January…

  • Art,  Publications

    Learning through Lacquer: A Conversation with Katherine Smith

    Katherine Smith, Professor of Art History at Agnes Scott College, has been working on her new book for over a decade. Shaped by conversations with students and the title artist alike, The Accidental Possibilities of the City: Claes Oldenburg’s Urbanism in Postwar America explores the influences of environment on the…

  • English,  showing/thinking

    showing/thinking: Christine Cozzens

    Christine Cozzens is the vice president for academic affairs, dean of the college, and the Charles A. Dana Professor of English at Agnes Scott College. She has a B.A. and an M.A. from Stanford University and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Cozzens’ teaching, scholarly and writing…

  • Dance,  showing/thinking

    showing/thinking: Bridget Roosa

    Bridget Roosa is a professor of dance and chair of theatre and dance at Agnes Scott College. She holds a B.F.A. from Southern Methodist University and her M.F.A. from Florida State University. Her teaching and scholarly interests include ballet and modern technique, choreography, labanotation and dance history. Labanotation is a…

  • Chemistry,  showing/thinking

    showing/thinking: Lilia Harvey

    Lilia Harvey is the Charles A. Dana Professor and chair of Chemistry and associate dean for STEM teaching and learning at Agnes Scott. She holds a B.S. from Florida International University and a Ph.D. from Georgia Institute of Technology. Her teaching and scholarly interests include organic chemistry, synthesis and study…

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