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Fisk University Reunion 2015

The 2015 Fisk Reunion will be May 1-4. Our anniversary classes for Reunion 2015 are those ending in 0 and 5. We will highlight the Class of 1940 (Platinum), the Class of 1965 (Golden) and the Class of 1990 (Silver). We will welcome the Class of 2015!

Accommodations

The Loews Vanderbilt Plaza, 2100 West End Avenue, is the Official Headquarters Hotel for the 2015 Fisk Alumni Class Reunion. Rooms have been reserved for Fisk Alumni. Reservations must be made by directly contacting Vanderbilt Plaza. The special group rate is $204 (single and double), $224 (Triple), $244 (Quad) and is effective until March 30, 2015. The availability of rooms is on first come, first serve basis. Don’t forget to identify yourself as a Fisk Alumnus/a. To make reservations, call (615) 320-1700 or 800 336-3335.

Schedule

The following is a brief outline of the schedule:

Friday, May 1, 2015

  • Registration, 9 am - 8 pm, The Richardson House (office of Alumni Affairs)
  • Annual Fish Fry, 11 am - 6 pm, The Richardson House Lawn
  • Alumni & Friends Authors Panel, 4-5 pm, Special Collections - John Hope and Aurelia Elizabeth Franklin Library
  • Tours Fisk Art Galleries, 4-5:45 p.m.
  • GAAFU Annual Meeting, 6-7 pm, Fisk Memorial Chapel
  • Midnight Cruise, 11:45 pm - 2 am, General Jackson Showboat (Casual Attire)

Saturday, May 2, 2015

  • Breakfast, 9 am, Adam K. Spence Hall, Cecile B. Jefferson Dining Room
  • Silver Sons & Daughters Luncheon, 12 noon, Adams K. Spence Hall, Cecile B. Jefferson Dining Room (class of 1990)
  • Class Photos for Goldens, 2-3 pm, taken at the site of your Class Meeting
    • 1940 - Jubilee Hall, Blue Room
    • 1945 - Jubilee Hall
    • 1950 - Jubilee Hall, Gold Room
    • 1955 - Jubilee Hall
    • 1960 - Jubilee Hall
  • Golden Class of 1965 Photo - 3:45 pm at the Little Theatre
  • Class Photos on the Library steps for the following classes starting at 2 pm, followed by Class Meetings:
    • 1970 at 2:00 pm 
    • 1975 at 2:15 pm
    • 1980 at 2:30 pm
    • 1985 at 2:40 pm
    • 1990 at 2:50 pm
    • 1995 at 3:00 pm
    • 2000 at 3:10 pm
    • 2005 at 3:20 pm
    • 2010 at 3:30 pm
  • Class Meetings immediately following Class Photo in designated rooms on campus.
  • Pre-Gala Social, 6:30 pm, Loews Vanderbilt Plaza
  • Gala Banquet, 7:30 pm, Loews Vanderbilt Plaza (Cocktail attire)

Sunday, May 3, 2015

  • Breakfast, 8:30 am, Adam K. Spence Hall - Cecile B. Jefferson Dining Room
  • Baccalaureate, 10 am, Fisk Memorial Chapel (Special seating for Class of '90 and all Goldens)
  • Golden Sons and Daughters Luncheon, 12 noon, Appleton Room - Jubilee Hall
  • Class of 1965 Memorial Service, 2 pm, Fisk Memorial Chapel
  • Class Photo Pick-up, 4-7:30 pm, The Richardson House
  • Commencement 2015 Concert Fisk Jubilee Singers, 7:00 pm, Fisk Memorial Chapel

Monday, May 4, 2015

  • Breakfast, 8:30 am, Adam K. Spence Hall - Cecile B. Jefferson Dining Room
  • Commencement, 10:00 am, (Special seating for Class of '90 and all Goldens)

 

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 800 443-ALUM (800 443-2586) or email .