Miss Spelman and Court
Miss Spelman serves as an ambassador to Spelman College, in which she may be asked to represent the college to perspective students and parents, as well as donors, and external constituents. Miss Spelman carries herself in a manner that enhances the image of the College. Miss Spelman College travels throughout the year to engage in personal appearances throughout the state. Ideals that Miss Spelman and Her Court hold dear are: Academic Excellence, Ethical Leadership, Appreciation of diverse cultures, and Commitment to positive social change. Miss Spelman
Miss Spelman and Her Court also host events on the Spelman campus throughout the fall and spring semester. Recent events included "Get Me Bodied" panel discussion on body image, First Annual Miss Spelman Tea during Homecoming, Rally for presidential candidate Barack Obama, "Brother Your Appreciated" event for Morehouse and Clark Atlanta students, and Spelman sports rally.
The theme of this year's pageant is “Phenomenal Woman."
Hometown: Jackson, MS
Platform Title: "Silent Suffering:
"The Diary of A M.A.D. Black Woman" First Attendant
Minor: International Studies
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Platform Title: "Girls Going Global" Second Attendant
Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Platform Title: "The Expressionist Era"
2013 Winners Miss Spelman
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Platform Title: "Let's Save the Children" First Attendant
Minor: Public & Environmental Health
Hometown: Baltimore, MD
Platform Title: "Dare to Be You: The Fight Against Medical Stigmas"
Hometown: Akron, Ohio
Platform Title: "Becoming Your Best Self: Total Wellness, Mind, Body, & Spirit"
Mr. Blue and White and His Court
Mr. Blue and White and His Court serve as the kings of Spelman College. They represent the ideals of the young women who attend this illustrious institution. The court consists of gentlemen from the Atlanta University Center that aim to promote Spelman College and all it stands for.
During their reign of service, Mr. Blue and White & His Court serve jointly with Miss Spelman and Her Court in several philanthropic and educational endeavors. Mr. Blue and White & His Court also produce programs on its own that benefit the Spelman College community.