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Grants available through the Associated Colleges of the South

As members of the Associated Colleges of the South, Spelman faculty are eligible to apply for small grants to

explore new possibilities, expanding their background and skills, and to take advantage of opportunities not otherwise made available on the campuses and for which other funds are not available.

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Just Say No: Saving Your Sanity While Working in Academic Medicine

Congratulations! You’ve received your appointment as a new faculty. Faculty evaluations and promotion and tenure reviews will arrive before you know it.

One way to shine in your first year, and to build your CV, is by serving on committees, engaging in research, publishing journal articles, and directing educational experiences. 572 more words

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Grabbing Ahold of the Research Ropes

One of the most common challenges faced by new faculty is how to get a good handle on research. The transition to academic medicine is a difficult one, whether coming directly out of residency or from a different practice setting. 629 more words

Family Medicine

(#219) The First Day of Class: People Before Paper!

Student success will be enhanced when we establish an
environment of personal validation and respect.

With the first day of class nearing for students and teachers, I would like to take time this week to speak to my colleagues—the teachers across this nation (and the world). 1,105 more words