Student Life: Student Life and Engagement

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 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."

Miss Spelman


Courtnie Mack

Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology 
Hometown: Jackson, MS
Platform Title: "Silent Suffering: 
"The Diary of A M.A.D. Black Woman"

First Attendant


Tayler Ulmer
Classification: Junior
Major: Anthropology/Sociology
Minor: International Studies
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Platform Title: "Girls Going Global"

Second Attendant


Bria King

Classification: Junior
Major: English
Minor: Economics
Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Platform Title: "The Expressionist Era"

2013 Winners

Miss Spelman

Joi Crenshaw
Classification: Junior
Major: Sociology
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Platform Title: "Let's Save the Children"

First Attendant

Marissa Robinson
Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology 
Minor: Public & Environmental Health
Hometown: Baltimore, MD
Platform Title: "Dare to Be You: The Fight Against Medical Stigmas"

Second Attendant

Anita Salley
Anita Salley
Classification: Junior
Major: Drama
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 2012-13 and 2013-14

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.

Previous Miss Spelmans

Miss Spelman 2011-2012 Raavin Evans
Raavin Evans
Miss Spelman
2011-2012
Meighan Parker
Miss Spelman
2010-2011
Lacey Reddix
Miss Spelman
2009-2010