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Founders Day - Stronger Together Upholding Our Legacy

Founders Week Event Schedule

Ignite the Spirt of Legacy: Founders Day
April 1-11, 2024

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Founders Day 2024 - Ignite the Spirit of Legacy

Founders Week Activities


Thursday April 4, 2024

11 A.M. - 11:50 A.M. | History and Traditions Convocation | Sisters Chapel


Sunday, April 7, 2024

1 p.m. | Founders Day Worship Service| Sisters Chapel


Wednesday, April 10, 2024

6 P.M. - 8 P.M. | Alumnae Celebration| Location details will be forthcoming

Join the Spelman community as we celebrate our 2024 awardees in tributes and special presentations.


Thursday, April 11, 2024

10 A.M. - 11:30 P.M. | 143rd Founders Day Convocation | Sisters Chapel

Tune in to commemorate the founding of Spelman through reflections, awards presentation, performances, and the traditional laying of the wreaths on the plaques of Sophia B. Packard and Harriet E. Giles.


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In our Stronger Together: Upholding Our Legacy Video Series, hear from our students and alumnae as they share their thoughts on what Spelman's legacy means, how they uphold our legacy, and why it’s important for us to set a strong foundation for future Spelmanites to follow in our footsteps.

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