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Spelman Community Teams Up for AIDS Walk Atlanta Once again, the Spelman College community will team up to participate in AIDS Walk Atlanta at Piedmont Park on Sunday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m. A campus-wide community service initiative, the College is calling all students, faculty, staff, and alumnae to join the SpelmanAWA team to help provide support … [Read more...]

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Spelman Cross Country Team Wins Championship Spelman’s cross country team was recently recognized as the 2012 Great South Athletic Conference Champions.  Led by “Coach of the Year” Lisa Tillery, the team consists of eight members.  Recently, Jaguars Kamilia Nemcova, C’2016, and Heather Smith, C’2016, were awarded All-Conference honors.  Smith … [Read more...]

UNCF/Mellon Mays Conference Offers Fellows Professional Insight


Along with Emory University, Spelman College recently hosted the annual Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program Southeastern Regional Conference.  Designed to bring together junior and senior Mellon Mays undergraduate fellows, the Nov. 19-21 conference hosted approximately 80 representatives from Spelman, Duke, Emory and Rice universities and … [Read more...]

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Spelman Gets Red Cross Honor Spelman’s unwavering support for the American Red Cross was recognized on Feb. 18 when the College received an Outstanding Achievement Award at the organization’s 9th Annual Minority Recruitment Luncheon. Spelman was recognized because of the record amount of blood donated — 114 pints — during the annual blood drive in … [Read more...]

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Judge Hatchett Inspires Students Judge Glenda Hatchett, known for her courtroom television show, spoke to Spelman College students during the Nov. 12 convocation. She encouraged students to “do what you can, where you can” to help people achieve their potential in life. Judge Hatchett also admitted that while being a judge was not her first … [Read more...]