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Sep 28th, 2020

LES Center hosts “Untangling Whiteness” Symposium

The Lillian E. Smith Center at Piedmont College will host a virtual symposium “Untangling Whiteness: Reflection and Action” on October 15. Presenters include Andrew Aydin (March trilogy and Rep. John Lewis’ Digital (...)

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Sep 14th, 2020

Piedmont gets high marks for social mobility and value

Piedmont College continued to perform strongly in the annual US News & World Report rankings, which were released September 14. The popular college guide ranked Piedmont No. 53 among “Regional Universities” in the lar (...)

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Sep 3rd, 2020

Folk art to be featured at museum

The work of two local folk artists, Ken Woodall and Linda Anderson, will be on display at the Piedmont College Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art September 10 through October 1. Anderson is a self-taught artist who lives in Clarkesville. Her w (...)

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Aug 28th, 2020

Niche: Piedmont has safest campus in America

Piedmont College has the safest campus in America according to a popular website that researches and rates colleges, schools, neighborhoods, and companies. Niche, based in P (...)

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Aug 20th, 2020

Remembering Anna

One year ago, the Piedmont community was shaken by news that one of its own – freshman Anna Ma (...)

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Aug 12th, 2020

Piedmont Camerata to perform Aug. 30

Piedmont College’s artists-in-residence chamber ensemble, Piedmont Camerata, will present a free concert 4 p.m., Aug. 30 in the Chapel on the Demorest campus. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance will be limited and registration is (...)

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Jul 17th, 2020

Piedmont Together

As Piedmont College prepares to resume on-campus operations this fall, the institution has posted on online guide for students, parents, and visitors. The Piedmont Together webpage (...)

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Jul 15th, 2020

Piedmont to host Commencement July 24

Piedmont to host Commencement July 24 Piedmont College will celebrate spring and summer graduates during Commencement ceremonies to be held July 24 in the Johnny Mize Athletic Center. The undergraduate ceremony will (...)

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Jul 13th, 2020

Lillian E. Smith Honored with Georgia State Senate Resolution

The Georgia State Senate has passed a resolution honoring Lillian E. Smith fo (...)

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Jul 6th, 2020

Piedmont sets fundraising record

During the past year, Piedmont College has set records and established milestones. Last fall, the college enrolled its largest ever f (...)

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Jul 2nd, 2020

Piedmont announces new location for Athens campus

Piedmont College’s next Athens campus home will be a modern (...)

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Jun 25th, 2020

Piedmont to relocate Athens campus to another downtown space

Piedmont College is pleased to announce that they will be moving to a new location in downtown Athens. The college has plans to enter into a lease-purchase agreement for the college’s campus on Prince Avenue.  At the same time, Piedmont Coll (...)

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Jun 17th, 2020

Piedmont College to become Piedmont University in 2021

In recognition of dramatic growth and transformation at the institution over the past two decades, the Piedmont College Board of Trustees approved changing the name to Piedmont University early next year.  The proposal was unanimously endorsed by (...)

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Jun 16th, 2020

Piedmont College announces safety provisions fall semester

As Piedmont College resumes in-person instruction for undergraduate students this fall, the college announced today that it is implementing several measures to help advance the safety and well-being of the campus community. These protocols will remain (...)

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Jun 2nd, 2020

On equality, justice, and working together

By James F. Mellichamp President, Piedmont College In the past several d (...)

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May 6th, 2020

A Message from the President

Dear Members of the Piedmont College Community, Over the past two months, the Piedmont College family has revealed itself to be resilient, creative, kind, and committed to ensuring that our students have every opportunity to advance t (...)

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Apr 21st, 2020

A new coat for the woman's club

One of Demorest’s oldest and most recognizable buildings is getting a facelift thanks to Pied (...)

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Apr 16th, 2020

Second annual Piedmont Symposium a ‘virtual’ success

            Engaged learning ex (...)

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Apr 2nd, 2020

Finding a way to help

Above: Pictured left to right are Representative Terry Rogers, Chris Kelly (chair of (...)

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Mar 20th, 2020

Waller named Dean of Piedmont College Walker School of Business

Dr. J. Kerry Waller, Associate Dean of Piedmont College’s Harry W. Walker Schoo (...)

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