Student Life: Student Life and Engagement

PULSE Programming Board

PULSE is the student-run program board for Spelman College. PULSE plans and promotes a wide
variety of programs throughout the year to enhance the social setting of Spelman and the Atlanta University Center.

All leaders must be extremely well-organized and open-minded. They must also be excited and
proud to be a Spelman College student and a leader for PULSE. PULSE involvement is demanding and comes with comprehensive training and portfolio-building experience.

Signature PULSE Events include:

  • Homecoming
  • Exam Jam
  • Welcome Back Jam
  • Movie Sneak Previews
  • Romantic Interlude
  • International Spring Fest
  • New Student Orientation
  • Winter Wonderland
  • New Student Orientation
  • Sisterhood is Global Rally
  • Cultural Cafes

The PULSE Programming Board typically recruits members in the fall semester of each academic year.  PULSE members must:

  • Demonstrate a desire and commitment to plan a diverse schedule of quality programs for Spelman
  • Be reliable, responsible, confident, sincere, dedicated and flexible
  • Possess good communication and listening skills in order to facilitate team meetings and work with fellow PULSE members
  • Display a willingness to help others and enjoy working with people
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Full-time student
  • Be creative and willing to take risks
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Possess previous leadership experience or past involvement with other organizations