2014 Homecoming Competition Winners
Thank you to 1,017 alumnae who actively and enthusiastically participated in the 2014 Homecoming Competition. After a very spirited campaign, we are proud to announce this year’s winners. Bragging rights goes to the Glee Club with 22 votes for clubs & organizations, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., with 321 votes for sororities and Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Hall with 88 votes for residence halls. Read more about the winners below.
Spelman College’s Glee Club is one of the oldest organizations on campus. The Director, Dr. Kevin P. Johnson has lead the organization for the past sixteen years and currently has over 90 student members. Recently, on October 5th, the Glee Club and Chamber Singers performed their Fall Concert in Sisters Chapel and had the opportunity to sing during the inauguration of the first female president of Morehouse School of Medicine on September 11th. For more information click here.
Fall 2014 Remaining Events:
* Handel's Messiah - November 16th
* Annual Christmas Carol Concert - December 5th-7th (Both held in conjunction with the Morehouse College Glee Club)
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has won the Homecoming Affinity Competition for three years in a row. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. began as the vision of nine college students on the campus of Howard University in 1908. The sorority has since flourished into a globally-impactful organization that values sisterhood and a commitment to servant-leadership both domestically and internationally. For more information click here.
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Hall was built on the campus of Spelman College in 1952 through the generous donation from John D. Rockefeller, Jr., in honor of his wife Abby Aldrich, a philanthropist and renowned patron of the Arts. Fondly known as “Abby Hall”, it houses 126 students is known to be a “house like residence hall” and provides a sense of peace and tradition for its residents. For more information click here.
While this year's Homecoming Competition has come and gone, we encourage every Spelman alumna to support the College annually. By making a gift every year, you have a direct impact on the College's ability to provide an outstanding education for the next generation of Spelman students. To make your gift, click here or call 866-512-1690. Thank you for supporting Spelman College!
The Every Woman...Every Year! Campaign
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Our goal is to encourage every Spelman alumna to support our alma mater every fiscal year (July 1 to June 30). Your consistent annual support enables us to maintain the excellence associated with a Spelman College education. Your impact starts here.
Every gift counts (no matter the size), and provides the increased resources needed to support student scholarships, enhance faculty resources, and make campus improvements. Now more than ever the success of our students depends on your contributions. This year all gifts to the Annual Fund will support scholarships and make an impact for students in need. We encourage alumnae to invest in their beloved Spelman— Every Woman...Every Year!
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