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  Presidential Webchat Marks First Anniversary of the Wellness Revolution Nov. 1, 2013, marked the one-year anniversary of Spelman’s Wellness Revolution. For the occasion,  the held its first webchat, Advancing the Health of Black Women, featuring Spelman’s president, Beverly Daniel Tatum, Ph.D., and the dean and executive vice … [Read more...]

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Wellness Talk Gives Spelman Women Tools to Reset Health Trajectory In the midst of the holiday season, when it’s challenging to maintain a healthy lifestyle, leading experts gathered at Spelman College to address “Black Women and the Wellness Revolution: Why We Can’t Wait.” Held Thursday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. in Sisters Chapel, this panel … [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...]

Spelman Raises $20,000 for the United Way

The Spelman College faculty and staff raised a record-breaking $20,663 in pledges for the 2009 United Way campaign, surpassing last year’s total of $18,725 by more than 10 percent. The College also participated in “”Live United,” the first Atlanta University Center United Way campaign on Nov. 3, which included a block party where more than $17,000 … [Read more...]