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Founders Week Event Schedule

April 5 - 11, 2020

#SpelmanIsUndaunted #FoundersDay2020

Virtual Founders Day - Saturday, April 11

Despite our distance, let's celebrate together! Join us for our virtual Founders Day! For events all week, please see the Founders Spirit Week schedule.

Saturday, April 11, Virtual Founders Day Events

Convocation Livestream
1 p.m. EST

Join us for Founders Day 2020 Virtual Convocation as we take a look back at some of our favorite past moments mixed with new elements that will honor the traditions of our beloved institution and speak to the heart of our community today. Wear your white attire, regalia, or Spelman paraphernalia while watching and post pictures to your social media platforms using the hashtags #FoundersDay2020 #SpelmanIsUndaunted.

Convocation Livestream

Virtual Sisterhood Tea
3 p.m. EST

Join us online for a sister chat hosted by the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College (NAASC). Pour a cup of your favorite tea, don your most festive hat, and log on for an interactive virtual tea in support of the Annual Fund giving challenge of reaching 1,881 donors in honor of Founders Day 2020.

Sisterhood Tea on Facebook Live

Instagram Live Birthday Party
5 p.m. EST

Find your favorite Spelman gear and put on your dancing shoes and prepare to celebrate 139 years of sisterhood. Login to Instagram and join us live via the official Spelman College Instagram and party with your sisters while dancing to your favorite tunes spun by surprise DJs and hosted by an alumna special guest. Stay tuned for the lineup!

Instagram Live Birthday Party

Spelman College's Virtual Founders Day 2020

Founders Day of Giving

Founders Day of Giving

Help keep Spelman strong by making your gift to celebrate Founders Day by 11:59 PM (EST) Sunday, April 12, 2020. Let’s strengthen the legacy that was created by the women who came before us. Your support will give Spelman the foundation and fortitude to weather any storm. Continue the legacy today!

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Founders Spirit Week

Founders Spirit Week Daily Events

Founders Spirit Week Part 1
Founders Spirit Week Part 2

Sunday, April 5

Share pictures of you and your AUC siblings!

Monday, April 6

Post pictures of your favorite Spelman memories!

Tuesday, April 7

Check Instagram for the Spelman History Challenge!

Wednesday, April 8

Post your picture in front of Spelman's notorious brick wall. You know the one!

Thursday, April 9

Share what makes you thankful to be a Spelmanite!

Friday, April 10

Post a favorite item you've bought at Market Friday. Don't forget to tag the vendor!

Saturday, April 11

Go from your Spelman paraphernalia to white dress attire!

Virtual Founders Day

Founders Day of Giving

Founders Day of Giving

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