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Spelman College 2018 WEL Graduates

Women of Excellence Leadership [WEL] Graduates

Spelman College presents the Women of Excellence Leadership (WEL) Series graduates who have successfully completed the certificate program designed to train students for leadership roles in the global community. This powerful series — developed in keeping with the College’s objective to cultivate change agents for a civil and just society — features leadership experts, entrepreneurs, noted faculty, community leaders, and prominent corporate partners as leadership development agents for WEL participants. (Select an image below to learn more about each WEL Scholar).

2020 Graduates

Jala Hawkins, C'2021

Jala Hawkins, a mathematics major, is and will continue to be a champion in the fight to ensure that an equitable education is attainable for all students regardless of their race, socioeconomic status, or any other markers of identity. She will obtain her Ph.D. in Urban Schooling from The University of California - Los Angeles, ,and then return to Atlanta and serve as principal at my alma mater, Booker Taliaferro Wa

Jala Hawkins, C’ 2021