Agnes Scott College Alumna Interviews with Rose Scott

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Christine "CJ" Montgomery '20, 2020 senior class president of the Student Government Association and 2021 commencement speaker, joined Rose Scott for Tuesday's edition of "A Closer Look." As part of the interview, CJ reflected on her years at Agnes Scott College, the personal impact of the pandemic, the in-person commencements last weekend and what she hopes to accomplish in the future. 

CJ Montgomery majored in Africana studies with a minor in education. She teaches first-grade at KIPP Soul Primary School where she uses her degrees to create a more equitable education for Black and brown students. 

Listen to the full interview. 

 

Agnes Scott College educates women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times. Students are drawn to Agnes Scott by its excellent academic reputation, exceptional faculty and metropolitan Atlanta location—offering myriad social, cultural and experiential learning opportunities. This highly selective liberal arts college is known for its diverse and dynamic intellectual community. Through SUMMIT, it provides every student, regardless of major, with an individualized course of study and co-curricular experiences that develop leadership abilities and understanding of complex global dynamics.