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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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    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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