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    Spelman Receives $1.25 Million Grant from UNCF to Improve Career Outcomes of Graduates

    Dec 05, 2016

    ATLANTA (December 5, 2016) – Spelman College has received a $1.25 million UNCF® Career Pathways Initiative (CPI) implementation grant to increase the number of students who transition to meaningful jobs in their chosen fields after graduation. Spelman is one of 24 institutions that will benefit from this transformative effort to design and implement programs to improve employment outcomes for graduates.

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    Celebrate the Holiday Season at the 90th Annual Spelman-Morehouse Christmas Carol Concert

    Nov 21, 2016

    ATLANTA (November 21, 2016) – An Atlanta holiday tradition continues when the Spelman College and Morehouse College Glee Clubs celebrate the 90th Annual Christmas Carol Concert, December 2-4, 2016, with a songbook of traditional and contemporary holiday compositions. The 2016 Christmas Carol Concert is noteworthy, as Spelman and Morehouse Glee Club alumni will come together in song to celebrate the anniversary.

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    Spelman Hosts Community Discussion About Gun Violence October 15

    Oct 14, 2016

    ATLANTA (October 14, 2016) -- Spelman College will host “Deadly Consequences: A Community Discussion on Gun Violence,” Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The keynote speaker is Dr. Deborah Prothrow Stith, C'75, a public health scholar activist and practitioner. She is dean and professor of medicine for the College of Medicine at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. The event is free and open to the public.

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    Spelman College Appoints Vice President of Institutional Advancement

    Sep 30, 2016

    ATLANTA (September 30, 2016) -- Jessie Brooks has been named vice president of Institutional Advancement at Spelman College, effective November 7, 2016. As a member of Spelman’s senior leadership team, Brooks will provide oversight to the College’s fundraising program.

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    President Mary Schmidt Campbell Named a White House 2016 ‘Champion of Change for College Opportunity’

    Sep 29, 2016

    ATLANTA (September 29, 2016) -- The White House has named Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell, Ph.D., a “Champion of Change for College Opportunity.” According to a White House press announcement, Dr. Campbell will be among 11 individuals recognized at the White House for “important work in their own communities to strengthen access to high-quality education,” on Friday, September 30, 2016.

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    Spelman College Glee Club Joins Dance Theatre of Harlem for Two Exclusive Live Performances

    Sep 16, 2016

    ATLANTA, GA (Sept. 15, 2016) – The Fox Theatre and Cobb Energy Centre are excited to announce Atlanta’s much heralded Spelman College Glee Club will be joining Dance Theatre of Harlem for two live performances on Oct. 22 and Oct. 23. Supporting DTH for the first time with a live backing vocal performance, the Glee Club's 75 singers will accompany “Change” choreographed by Dianne McIntyre, a former Spelman College Distinguished Visiting Scholar. The group will be performing Two Negro Spirituals: "By and By" arranged by Roland Allison and "Don’t You Let Nobody Turn You Around" arranged by Dr. Kevin Johnson, director of Spelman College Glee Club, both nights.

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    AUCC Member Institutions Receive a Campus-Wide Assessment Grant to Reduce Environmental Footprint

    Sep 12, 2016

    ATLANTA (Sept. 12, 2016) – The Atlanta University Center Consortium received a Grants to Green Assessment Award from the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta to help its member institutions and the Robert W. Woodruff Library identify opportunities to reduce a collective $11.7 million in utility expenses.

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    Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Organizes Special Exhibition of 20 Women Artists and Fashion Designers

    Aug 31, 2016

    ATLANTA (August 31, 2016) -- Spelman College Museum of Fine Art’s fall exhibition "AFRICA FORECAST: Fashioning Contemporary Life" draws bold inspiration from trends in African style. The result is an original multidisciplinary exhibition, on view September 15 through December 3, 2016, which explores how 20 women artists and designers from Africa and of African descent shape, imagine and redefine the influence of fashion on everyday life.

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    Spelman College Outpacing the National Average for Minority Students Studying Abroad

    Aug 15, 2016

    ATLANTA (August 15, 2016) -- According to the Spelman College Gordon-Zeto Center for Global Education, which oversees the Study Abroad Office, a record-breaking 277 students traveled to 18 countries during summer 2016. All total, more than 400 Spelman students traveled to 35 countries during the 2015-2016 academic year compared to 218 participants just four years ago – demonstrating sustained growth of the study abroad program and underscoring the importance of global education in students’ overall educational experience.

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    Spelman Graduates Earn Fulbright Fellowships and Other Notable Academic Honors

    Jun 17, 2016

    ATLANTA (June 17, 2016) – This summer, members of the Spelman College class of 2016 will take part in a number of prestigious programs that delve into study abroad and global career experiences, and public interest advocacy projects. The accomplished graduates include Fulbright fellows, Rangel International Affairs fellows, a Critical Language Scholarship recipient and Arthur Liman Public Interest Program fellows.

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