About Spelman College

Founded in 1881 as the Atlanta Baptist Female Seminary, we became Spelman College in 1924 and have since held the distinction of being America’s oldest historically Black college for women. Now a global leader in the education of women of African descent, Spelman College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and we are proud members of the Atlanta University Center Consortium.

Today our student body comprises more than 2,100 students from 41 states and 15 foreign countries. Spelman empowers women to engage the many cultures of the world and inspires a commitment to positive social change through service. We are dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical and leadership development of our students.

Spelman is proud of its 80-plus percent graduation rate, one of the best in the nation, but our support doesn’t stop once you step on stage to take your diploma. Our global alumnae network is strong, providing connections and helping hands to graduates as they begin on their path of global engagement.

Spelman College Mission Statement

Spelman College, a historically Black college and a global leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical, and leadership development of its students. Spelman empowers the whole person to engage the many cultures of the world and inspires a commitment to positive social change.

My Twins

JandT

My twins

Penguins

Javy, Teo, and friend

Legos

Rosetta’s Post

RosI am learning to use WordPress so I can update my own webpage. I am sooo excited!

Jellyfish

The jellyfish is a poisonous animal. I have a healthy respect for it.

I’m Training to Be a Boxer

I Am A Spelmanite

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This is a picture of a Spelman Banner

 

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This a picture of Spelman’s front gate.

 

Castles made of sand…

…melt into the sea…eventually

For the blind, and the hiking averse

For the blind, and the hiking averse

Hi-Lighters Are Cool!

JellyfishHaving a hard time getting people to see your words! Use a Hi-Lighter!

These jellyfish are as bright as the Hi-Lighters that you get in a four-pack. Blue works exceptionally well.

 

Contemplative Practices

Here are some practices to try…

meditate

meditate

journaling

journaling

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