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    Professor Andrea Lewis Awarded Impact Academy Fellowship

    Aug 31, 2017

    ATLANTA (August 31, 2017) – Andrea Lewis, Ph.D. was recently awarded an Impact Academy fellowship, joining a cohort of fellows chosen for their commitment to improving educator preparation. Dr. Lewis chairs the Department of Education at Spelman College.

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    AAC&U Selects Spelman College as an Inaugural Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus Center

    Aug 18, 2017

    ATLANTA (August 17, 2017) – The Association of American Colleges and Universities has selected Spelman College as one of 10 institutions that will serve as inaugural sites for the first Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus Centers. With generous support from Newman’s Own Foundation and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, AAC&U will guide the development of the TRHT Campus Centers as part of a multi-year initiative to educate, prepare, and inspire the next generation of leaders to advance justice and build equitable communities.

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    The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Launches its 2017 Season with a Solo Exhibition Featuring Acclaimed Artist Beverly Buchanan

    Aug 17, 2017

    ATLANTA (August 17, 2017) -- Through incisive considerations of site, history, biography, and portraiture, Beverly Buchanan (1940–2015) produced landmark bodies of work, including cast concrete and mixed-media sculptures, drawings and books, and evocative paintings and photographs. “Beverly Buchanan—Ruins and Rituals,” on view September 14-December 2, 2017, at the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, is the most comprehensive exhibition of Buchanan’s work to date, with more than 150 objects, including sculpture, painting, photography, drawing, notebooks of the artist’s writings and documentation of private performances. The exhibition emphasizes how Buchanan’s work resisted easy categorization and investigates her dialogue not only with a range of styles, materials, movements and literary genres, but also with gender, race, class and identity.

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