Student Life: Student Life and Engagement

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Miss Spelman and Her 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 carriers 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 College campus throughout the fall and spring semesters. The premier event for the fall semester is entitled “Pajamas and Pearls”. It is an exclusive event for the first-year class to become well acquainted with the campus queens and the Miss Spelman entity.

Other highlighted events during the fall have included The Miss Spelman Coronation and The Miss Spelman Tea. In the spring, Miss Spelman and Her Court host platform events tailored to their specific and unique initiatives. Miss Spelman and Her Court also present an annual Ode to the International Vagina Monologues and the highly anticipated Miss Spelman Pageant.


Miss Spelman Court 2016 - 2017

Miss Spelman 2016

Daeja Langston, Miss Spelman

Platform: "I S.E.E. You: Serving, Empowering, Enchanting" Learn More About I S.E.E. >>
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Major: Economics


Miss Spelman 2016

Chadli Pittman, 1st Attendant

Platform: Water the Unwatered: Ending the Mental Health
Stigma of Our Black Sisters
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Major: Comparative Women's Studies


Miss Spelman 2016

Alaya Martin, 2nd Attendant

Platform: "H.I.P - Health is Power"
Hometown: Columbus, Georgia
Major: Comparative Women's Studies
Minor: Public Health


Miss Spelman Winners Through the Years

Ariana Brazier, 2015-16

Ariana Brazier

Afton Lane, 2012-13

Afton Lane

Courtnie Mack, 2014-15

courtie mack

Raavin Evans, 2011-12

Joi Crenshaw, 2013-14

Meighan Parker, 2010-11