#Girl Talk

The Girls Preparatory School Blog

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A Q&A with Priya Boyington '07

Attending Georgia Tech on the prestigious, four-year President’s Scholarship, Priya Boyington ’07 transitioned from an...


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A Q&A with Amy Perkins '02
By GPS Blog On April 6, 2021

A Q&A with Amy Perkins '02

Following her time at GPS, Amy Perkins ’02 attended Birmingham-Southern College, where she graduated with a B.S. in...


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A Q&A with Lisa Hendy '90
By GPS Blog On March 2, 2021

A Q&A with Lisa Hendy '90

Named the first female chief ranger at Great Smoky Mountains National Park in spring 2019, Lisa Hendy ’90 knows what it takes...


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A Q&A with Jazelyn Hogg '13
By GPS Blog On February 26, 2021

A Q&A with Jazelyn Hogg '13

From a young age, it was clear Jazelyn Hogg ’13 was going to make a difference in the lives of others. She spent her time at...


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A Q&A with Jalesa Poindexter '13
By GPS Blog On February 24, 2021

A Q&A with Jalesa Poindexter '13

For Jalesa Poindexter ’13, her life story comes full circle. The summer before her senior year at GPS, she fell ill and was...


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A Q&A with Nedra Campbell '90
By GPS Blog On February 22, 2021

A Q&A with Nedra Campbell '90

Nedra Campbell ’90 spends her days fighting for the rights of those who are not treated equitably. Following her time at GPS,...


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A Q&A with Dr. Tia Guster '99
By GPS Blog On February 18, 2021

A Q&A with Dr. Tia Guster '99

During her time at GPS, Tia Guster ’99 took full advantage of the variety of offerings available to her. From dance, yearbook...


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A Q&A with Dion Roland Flynn '91
By GPS Blog On February 16, 2021

A Q&A with Dion Roland Flynn '91

Following her tenure at GPS, Dion Roland Flynn ’91 attended the U.S. Air Force Academy, where she received her commission as...


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A Q&A with Kelvina Smith '09
By GPS Blog On February 11, 2021

A Q&A with Kelvina Smith '09

It’s been said, “Love what you do, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” Well, that sums up the career of Kelvina Smith...


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A Q&A with Ariana Whatley '20
By GPS Blog On February 9, 2021

A Q&A with Ariana Whatley '20

Known for her powerful bat and her ability to welcome new players to the team, Ariana Whatley ’20 was an integral part of the...


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A Q&A with Norquata Allen '10
By GPS Blog On February 4, 2021

A Q&A with Norquata Allen '10

Norquata Allen ’10 is a quintessential example of the importance of setting goals and seizing opportunities. While many kids...


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A Q&A with Mabel Cobb '75
By GPS Blog On February 2, 2021

A Q&A with Mabel Cobb '75

Mabel Cobb ’75 carried both history and pressure on her shoulders as the first Black graduate of GPS. During her adolescent...


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A Q&A with Katherine Dann Ogden '02

Never one to back down from a challenge, Katherine Dann Ogden ’02 earned her bachelor’s degree in ocean engineering from the...


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A Q&A with Catherine Hitchings Plating '10

For Catherine Hitchings Plating ’10, a desire to help others and to solve problems led her—rather unexpectedly, she admits—to...


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A Q&A with Anjali Enjeti '91
By GPS Blog On January 12, 2021

A Q&A with Anjali Enjeti '91

With not one but two new books set to publish in spring 2021, Anjali Enjeti ’91 knows who she is and what she has to say....


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A Q&A with Joy Allen-Altimare '95

Joy Allen-Altimare ’95 has spent the last two decades cultivating an impressive résumé. Today, as Chief Engagement and Brand...


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