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Founders Day 2017

Founders Week Event Schedule

April 2 - 11, 2020
#SpelmanFoundersDay

 

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Pre-Founders Day Celebration: Granddaughters Club 110th Anniversary Tea
2 p.m. | June Gary Hopps Atrium

Thursday, April 2, 2020

History & Traditions Convocation
11 - 11:50 a.m. | Sisters Chapel
Speakers: Wanda Smalls Lloyd, C'71 and Tina McElroy Ansa, C’71

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Day of Service
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Spelman College & Various Locations

This year, we will honor our history by celebrating with a day of service on Saturday, April 4, 2020. This day will bring Spelman’s past and present together by showing our commitment to Spelman’s rich tradition of service.

A Day of Service Details

Sunday, April 5, 2020

Founders Day Worship Service
11 a.m. |  Sisters Chapel
Featuring Rev. Allison Henderson-Brooks, C’2008, Associate Minister, Providence Baptist Church, Atlanta

Glee Club Spring Concert
5 - 6:30 p.m. | Sisters Chapel

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Founders Day Alumnae Celebration
5:30 - 8 p.m. | Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center Lobby & Auditorium
Celebrate the 139th anniversary of the founding of Spelman College and recognize the Founders Day honorees

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Senior Class Breakfast & Robing
6:30 - 8:00 a.m. | The BDT Suites Dining Hall/Amphitheater

First-Year Students' Breakfast
7:30 - 9:00 a.m. | Alma Upshaw Dining Hall

Senior Class Pictures
8 - 9 a.m. | The Amphitheater

First-Year Students Line-up
9 - 9:15 a.m. | Manley College Center, Upper Concourse

Senior Line-Up | Processional Begins
9 a.m. | The Amphitheater

Convocation Alumnae Viewing Party
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. | June Gary Hopps Atrium

Founders Day Convocation
10 - 11:30 a.m. | Sisters Chapel

livestreamThis event will be streamed live starting promptly at 10 a.m. You can also watch it via Facebook Live.

Spelman College Birthday Cake Cutting
12 p.m. | Manley College Center Upper Concourse

Spelman Birthday Party Student Festival
1 - 6 p.m. | The Oval

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