Directed Reading Program


The Spelman-Morehouse Directed Reading Program (DRP) is a math mentorship program for students at Spelman and Morehouse to work with grad students and junior researchers on semester-long reading projects in math. Meetings take place over Zoom. 

The DRP aims to:

Structure of the program

At the beginning of the semester, the DRP matches students with mentors based on shared math interests. Each student-mentor pair then decides on a topic to study and a book to read over the semester.

Students are expected to:

Mentors are expected to:

Stipends for students and mentors, textbook reimbursement, and Zoom accounts

The DRP has some funds to:

Other Directed Reading Programs

The DRP is based on similar programs at other institutions. For a list of some of these programs, please see the DRP Network.