Spelman College

Events

1901 First College Degree Was Given

1901

1918 Laura Spelman Rockfeller Memorial Building Dedicated

1918

1924 Name Was Changed To Spelman College

1924

1931 Celebrated 50th Anniversary

1931

1969 Black Studies program instituted

1969

1980 Honors Program Was Created

1980

1990 Nelson Mandela Visits Atlanta To Help Raise Fund For South Africa

1990

1999 Ranked NO.1 By Black Enterprise As Best Environment For Black Collegians

1999

2001 Spelman Celebrates Their 75th Anniversary

2001

2008 Chinese Course Begin

2008

2011 First Lady Michelle Obama Delivers The Commencement Address

2011

2015 Receives $2.7 million First in the World Grant by the U.S Department Of Educationz

2015