Colleges - Atlanta Magazine

Author Jessica Norton

  • Jessica Norton


Athens comes alive when school's in session

Of course the town isn't dead in the summer, but the University of Georgia students bump up the amplitude

Now, just as then, Athens is a product of the unique symbiosis between town and college. It sits at the intersection of its own history and the vibrant indie-rock grittiness that gives the modern city much of its flavor. Students and locals alike never run out of interesting things to do in this lively college town. Read more...