Liberal Arts Education Makes Career Possibilities Endless

Jobs and Liberal Arts

When Danyelle Carter, C’2016, transferred to Spelman College in 2013 from Miami Dade College, she knew exactly what she wanted to study: communications. Determined to take full advantage of the Spelman experience, Danyelle didn’t let the fact that communications wasn’t listed as a major in the College’s admissions materials sway her. The English … [Read more...]

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...]