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Elizabeth Kiss was the eighth president of Agnes Scott College from 2006 until 2018. A 1983 graduate of Davidson College, Dr. Kiss received a B.Phil. and D.Phil. in philosophy from Oxford University in England. A Rhodes Scholar, she has held fellowships at the Harvard Program in Ethics and the Professions, the National Humanities Center, and Melbourne University’s Centre on Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics. Before coming to Agnes Scott, she was the Nannerl O. Keohane Director of the Kenan Institute for Ethics and an associate professor of the practice of political science and philosophy at Duke University. As the founding director of the Kenan Institute for Ethics, Dr. Kiss helped to build a university-wide initiative to support the study and teaching of ethics and to promote moral reflection and commitment in personal, professional, community and civic life. Previously she taught at Princeton University, Randolph-Macon College and Deep Springs College.

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Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 12 of 12
Issue DateTitleAuthor(s)
2007Water a Weighty Topic Around WorldKiss, Elizabeth
2007Sophomore Ring Ceremony RemarksKiss, Elizabeth
2013Cutting aid to private college students will cost more than it savesKiss, Elizabeth; Holder, Beth
2010Opening Convocation and Honors Day Remarks: “Called to Live Honorably”Kiss, Elizabeth
2009Opening Convocation and Honors Day Address: "Discovering Hidden Worlds Above, Around and Within Us"Kiss, Elizabeth
2008Convocation Address: "The Power of Rethinking"Kiss, Elizabeth
2009Class of 2011 Last Lecture RemarksKiss, Elizabeth
2007Inaugural AddressKiss, Elizabeth
2010Honor Code Signing Ceremony RemarksKiss, Elizabeth
2009Honor Code Signing Ceremony RemarksKiss, Elizabeth
2017A Response to the Executive Order on Refugees and ImmigrationKiss, Elizabeth
2016Colleges and Guns: What Should Higher Education Leaders Do?Kiss, Elizabeth
Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 12 of 12

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