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PC Today – Halloween Traditions

October 11, 2013

Mass Communication Student Joseph Morris talks about the Halloween traditions and pranks!

Former Piedmont professor’s fiery history

October 8, 2013

By FLETCHER DEAL The story of Wendell Brooks Phillips is tied very closely to the college. His father was an original trustee and personal friend of the college’s founder.  In fact, Phillips began his education with t...

The Tofu: Piedmont course catalogs changes

October 8, 2013

By HILLARY KELLEY Piedmont recently made changes to the course catalog that changed the numbering of classes, but another big change comes along with it.  That’s right, PC’s newest catalog serves up a bigger menus o...

Ann Ward at Piedmont’s Grill

October 8, 2013

  Ann Ward prepares a Starbucks beverage for a student in the Grill.   By MANYI ENO The neon open sign that used to glow at The Grill on Georgia Street may be gone, but students regularly visit The Gr...

Campus Activity Board plans events for Piedmont students

October 8, 2013

By MANYI ENO The Campus Activity Board (CAB) puts on many of the events promoted around campus, like those seen on large banners hanging in the dining hall. CAB is a club made up of students of all classes that schedules a...

Piedmont, North Georgia Technical College collaborate on photography programs

October 8, 2013

By JANIE HARRIS What would you do if you began a two year degree at a two year institution and then decided you wanted to get a four year degree?  It would be a difficult process. You would have to find a school that al...

Wanderlust: Piedmont students attend Helen’s Oktoberfest

October 8, 2013

 Festhalle Helen Square   By MICHELLE THOMPSON Helen is known as the small German-esque town in the Northeast Georgia mountains. They have lots of activities for families to enjoy like tubing, miniature golf and of course Oktoberfest.  The Oktoberfest...

Student Loan Debt Lower than Average at Piedmont College

September 24, 2013

Piedmont students’ loan debt is lower than both the national and stated average. Student reporter Ashley Banks spoke with David McMillion, the director of financial aid, about her findings. Listen to her story. Interview Script Final   Q: How many Piedmont students are currently using financial aid t...

What’s Up with the Athens Campus?

September 23, 2013

Student reporter Elise Geiger asks President Mellichamp tough questions about his vision for the Athens campus.   Listen to her story. Elisefinal   Q: Why did Piedmont College decide to establish an Athens Campus? A: Many colleges ...

Firearms on College Campuses?

September 23, 2013

A proposed bill may give students in Georgia the right to carry guns on college campuses. Student reporter Jessie Owensby finds out how such a law might affect students at Piedmont.   Listen to story. radio broadcast on campus gun rights   Excerpt of interview with Dick Martin, chief of campus police...

International Student Chooses Piedmont College

September 23, 2013

American students want to study in other countries, but do students from other countries want to study in America? Student reporter, Michelle Thompson, interviewed Viola Terschulse, a student from Germany, to find out what attracts...

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