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Spelman College, Top HBCU in the US, Sees Record Applications for Fall 2021 Semester

Following 2020’s racial reckoning in America, interest in historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) has never been higher. The push to attend these schools is so great that Spelman College recently announced a new admissions record: more applicants have applied to attend the Black women’s college in Atlanta for the…

Historically Black Women’s College Severs Ties with Bill Cosby

By Sheryl Estrada Once a respected supporter of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), actor and comedian Bill Cosby’s ties to these historic institutions have crumbled in the wake of a recently released and conclusive depositionin which Cosby admitted to giving sedatives to women with whom he wanted to havesexual…

Spelman College Elects Campbell 10th President

Spelman College Board of Trustees has electedDr. Mary Schmidt Campbellas the 10th president of Spelman College. Dr. Campbell is dean emerita of the Tisch School of the Arts and university professor in the Department of Art and Public Policy at New York University. Through a rigorous assessment process, members of…

Women of Color Leadership Conference Focuses on Technology

By Sheryl Estrada Prominent female leaders in the technology and digital industries will share their insight at Spelman College’s 11th Annual Leadership and Women of Color Conference. The conference, which will take place May 13 and 14 at the Georgia International Convention Center in Atlanta, will explore the theme “New…