Spelman College Students Win National Mobile App Competition

If Obama is looking to keep America competitive, he could learn from the science and technology program for women at this historically black institution.

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Founded in Atlanta in 1881, Spelman has more than 2,200 students from 15 foreign countries and 41 states. Beyond its liberal arts tradition, the school offers bachelor of science degrees in majors that also include biochemistry, environmental science and physics.

Frank McCoy is a regular contributor to The Root. He covers business and technology.

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