New Dreaming Exhibition Becomes Reality

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To experience the full breadth and depth of The Dream, by artist Maren Hassinger, involves lying beneath the sculpture, a dramatic bed canopy of preserved leaves suspended from the ceiling. The Dream is one of 13 installations in Maren Hassinger... Dreaming, on view at Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, Feb. 12 to May 16, 2015. Along with … [Read more...]

Title III Programs Help Spelman Thrive


Members of the Spelman community collectively rejoice when students travel to Scotland or India to conduct valuable scientific research; and they consider it an added bonus when they can connect instantly to the Wi-Fi network in every academic building on campus; or when faculty and students  actively engage in a variety of curricular activities in … [Read more...]

New Space Powers the ‘Maker Revolution’ at Spelman


Sitting in her office in the Albro-Falconer Science Center at Spelman, Carmen Sidbury, associate provost for research resources and the first African-American woman to receive a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, is beaming with enthusiasm as she talks about one of the College’s gems – a new innovation lab, … [Read more...]

Spelman Students Celebrate a Season of Thanksgiving

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With the holiday season in full swing, senior Jasmine Payne and many of her Spelman sisters are doing their part to ensure that local Atlanta families enjoy a fulfilling Thanksgiving. Campuswide groups such as the Spelman Student Government Association, the Bonner Office for Community Service and Student Development, and dozens of other registered … [Read more...]

Homecoming 2014 Wrap-up


Over 1,400 alumnae participated in Spelman College’s four-day homecoming celebration. Events began Thursday, Oct. 16 with Spelman’s Arts and Entertainment Summit, which offered student-alumnae mentoring opportunities and a conversation with Broadway producer Alia Jones-Harvey, C'95. After weeks of SpelChat prep videos, alumnae job seekers connected … [Read more...]