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Faculty Highlights and Accomplishments

  • Alexandria Lockett Receives Grant to Study Wikipedia

    Alexandria Lockett
    Alexandria Lockett, Ph.D., assistant professor of English, received a grant from the National Council for Teachers of English and the Conference on College Composition and Communication to learn more about the educational sector’s response to Wikipedia’s growth, breadth and longevity.
  • Shanya D. Cordis

    Spelman Anthropology Professor Shanya Cordis
    Shanya Cordis, Ph.D, an assistant professor of sociocultural anthropology, has been published in the peer-reviewed Small Axe journal.
  • Yan Xu Initiates Partnership Promoting East Asian Studies Among Minority Students

    Yan Xu
    Yan Xu, Ph.D., initiated a partnership between Spelman College and the East Asia National Resource Center at the George Washington University promoting East Asian Studies among minority students.
  • Article on Spelman Success in Campus Internationalization

    Togunde and Fall CAPA Publication
    Dr. 'Dimeji Togunde and his colleague, Rokhaya Fall, both in the Gordon-Zeto Center for Global Education, have recently published an article titled "Success in Campus Internationalization at Spelman College: Lessons for Other Institutions."
  • Tikenya Foster-Singletary Selected as Governor's Teaching Fellow

    Tikenya Foster-Singletary
    Tikenya Foster-Singletary, Ph.D., lecturer in English, was selected as a Governor's Teaching Fellow for the 2019 summer session.
  • Psychology Professor's Research Published as Monograph

    Karen Brakke
    Karen Brakke, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology, has had her research on the development of bimanual coordination in toddlerhood published as a Monograph of the Society for Research in Child Development.
  • Christina Butera Selected to Present at SEAMUS

    Spelman faculty christina butera
    Christina Butera, lecturer of music technology and composition, has been selected to present a performance of her piece "Headless Figures" at The Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) 2019 National Conference.
  • Spelman Awarded Mellon Grant

    Spelman Faculty Accomplishments and Highlights
    Spelman College has received a $327,000 grant, spearheaded by Michelle Robinson, Ph.D., director of Spelman’s Writing Center and Comprehensive Writing Program and professor of English, from the Andrew Mellon Foundation to create community-based archives cultivated through partnerships between historically Black colleges and universities and the Historic Black Towns and Settlements Alliance.
  • Dr. Kasahun Woldemariam Serves as Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow

    Dr. Kasahun Woldemariam
    Dr. Kasahun Woldemariam, associate professor of political science at Spelman, is currently the Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow at the United States Mission to the African Union, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Psychology Professor Receives Grant to Study Code Switching Among Black Women in STEM

    Danielle Dickens
    A $493,708 grant from the National Science Foundation will assist Danielle Dickens, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology, in establishing a measurement tool to help researchers better understand the coping strategies of Black women in STEM.

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