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    Leadership Speaker Series Featured Speaker is Entrepreneur and Author Dr. William Pickard

    Mar 21, 2017

    ATLANTA (March 21, 2017) – Spelman College will continue its Leadership Speaker Series with special guest William F. Pickard, Ph.D., author of "Millionaire Moves - Seven Proven Principles of Entrepreneurship," on Wednesday, March 22. During the conversation with Dr. Pickard, he will detail the highs and lows of his entrepreneurial evolution. Dr. Pickard is chairman of Global Automotive Alliance; co-managing partner, MGM Grand Detroit Casino; CEO, Bearwood Management Company; and co-owner of five Black-owned newspapers.

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    Mario Berry Named Spelman College Chief Information Officer and Vice President

    Mar 20, 2017

    ATLANTA (March 17, 2017) -- Mario Berry has been appointed vice president and chief information officer for Media and Information Technology at Spelman College, effective May 1, 2017. As CIO, Berry will provide leadership in building and supporting the College's information technology infrastructure and business processes in support of teaching and learning.

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    Spelman College Recognized for Excellence in International Education

    Mar 10, 2017

    ATLANTA (March 10, 2017) – NAFSA: Association of International Educators has awarded Spelman College the Senator Paul Simon Spotlight Award. True to the legacy of the late Senator Paul Simon of Illinois, for whom NAFSA’s Simon Awards are named, Spelman and the six additional colleges and universities selected demonstrate innovation and achievement in campus internationalization.

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    Spelman College is a Top Producer of U.S. Fulbright Students

    Mar 08, 2017

    March 8, 2017 (ATLANTA) — Spelman College was named among the nation’s colleges and universities that produced the most 2016-2017 Fulbright U.S. students. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Top-producing institutions are highlighted annually in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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    Sharon Davies Named Spelman College Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

    Feb 14, 2017

    ATLANTA (February 14, 2017) -- Sharon Davies has been appointed provost and vice president of academic affairs at Spelman College, effective June 1, 2017. As chief academic officer, Davies will serve as a key member of Spelman’s senior leadership team.

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    Recycle Tournament Kicks Off February 4 at Spelman

    Feb 03, 2017

    ATLANTA (February 3, 2017) -- –Spelman College is partnering with Clark Atlanta University and Morehouse College on Saturday, February 4, 2017, to kick off the Atlanta University Center’s participation in RecycleMania, an eight-week, nationwide initiative among higher education institutions to collect recyclable materials.

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    Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Launches 2017 with a Solo Exhibition by Acclaimed Artist Mickalene Thomas

    Feb 01, 2017

    ATLANTA (February 1, 2017) -- Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is proud to present “Mickalene Thomas: Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities,” an exhibition featuring new work by acclaimed painter, photographer, sculptor and filmmaker Mickalene Thomas, as a highlight of its 20th anniversary celebration. The exhibition is on view from February 9, 2017 to May 20, 2017.

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    Robust 2016 Funding Fuels Spelman’s Rigorous Research, Programs, and Initiatives Focused on STEM

    Jan 04, 2017

    ATLANTA (Jan. 3, 2017) – Through robust science, technology, engineering and math programs, faculty highly active in STEM research, outstanding undergraduate research outcomes and cutting edge internship opportunities, Spelman College continued to attract vigorous funding from the National Science Foundation, other notable funding organizations and the philanthropic community throughout 2016.

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    Spelman Receives $1 Million Gift for New Riggio Scholars Program and Planned Arts and Innovation Center

    Dec 19, 2016

    ATLANTA (December 19, 2016) – Spelman College is pleased to announce the College is the beneficiary of a $1 million gift from Leonard and Louise Riggio that will establish the Riggio Scholars Program and support the College’s planned arts and innovation center.

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    President Mary Schmidt Campbell Joins Board of Directors of the High Museum of Art, Atlanta

    Dec 08, 2016

    ATLANTA (Dec. 8, 2016) –- The High Museum of Art recently appointed Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell, Ph.D. to its 77-member Board of Directors. Recognized nationally for her extensive leadership in the arts, higher education, and community development, Dr. Campbell was appointed to the board of the leading art museum in the southeastern United States.

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