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16th Annual Fisk Research Symposium (FRS)

April 9-10, 2014

Call for Abstracts

All Students (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Honor, & Graduate)and Faculty Members are invited to submit abstracts

Abstracts Due: March 21, 2013

Friday, March 21, 2014: Abstracts Due (MS Word format, 250 words) [Abstract Form ]

Friday, March 28, 2014: Acceptance Notification

Sunday, April 6, 2014: Poster Submission for Printing (PPT or PDF format)
You cannot use Poster Printing Facility after due date.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014   Research Presentations

9 am –  4 pm Posters Display

                     Appleton Room of Jubilee Hall

11  am- 4 pm Oral Presentations

                      Appleton, Gold and Blue Rooms of Jubilee Hall & TBD

12  pm- 1 pm Poster Presentations       

                      Appleton Room of Jubilee Hall

12 pm-1 pm Art Exhibition

                    Aaron Douglas Gallery (3rd Floor, Franklin Library)

4pm- 5 pm Research Keynote- Dr. Juan E. Gilbert

                  Refreshments

Thursday, April 10, 2014

1:00 p.m. Honors Convocation - Fisk Memorial Chapel

                  Keynote Presentation - Dr. Juan E. Gilbert

                  Distribution of Awards

3:00 p.m. Reception for Honorees and Scholarship Donors – Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery


Submit Abstracts:  http://tinyurl.com/frs2014
        
For additional information, please contact Dr. Sajid Hussain at

ORGANIZATION

  • General Chairperson:  Provost Princilla Evans Morris
  • Program Chairperson: Dr. Sajid Hussain
  • Steering Committee: Drs. Arnold Burger, Lean’tin Bracks, W. Eugene Collins, Leslie Collins, Alicia Henry, Lee Limbird, Cathy Martin, Reavis Mitchell, Steven Morgan, Lei Qian & Dani Smith
  • Administrative Staff: Ms. Marian Burns, Ms. Blanchie Dobson, Mrs. Mabel Dumenyo & Ms. Gladys Truss

News

  1. Increased Enrollment For Third ConsecutiveYear
  2. Jazzy 88 WFSK Begins 2014 Fall Fund Drive with 9th Annual 48-hour Radiothon
  3. American Red Cross | Blood Drive
  4. Jubilee Day
  5. Sesquicentennial Art Commission
  6. New Student Orientation Fall 2014
  7. From a Spark to a Flame:
  8. New Student Orientation at-a-glance Fall 2014
  9. Fisk University Pre-College Summer Program
  10. Baccalaureate and Commencement 2014
  11. Gables Elementary
  12. Press Release 04/24/14
  13. Press Release 04/10/14
  14. Fisk wins HCASC challenge
  15. Retool Your School
  16. 2014 Scholars Weekend Schedule
  17. Campus Safety Awareness Week
  18. 85th Annual Spring Arts Festival - Schedule
  19. Business Week at Fisk University
  20. 2014 Honors Convocation
  21. 16th Annual Fisk Research Symposium (FRS) - Call for Abstracts
  22. Fisk University and the Los Angeles Alumni Association of Fisk Univeristy
  23. Fisk University has made great strides in past year
  24. Prelaw Seminar at Fisk University
  25. Keynote at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Convocation
  26. SACSCOC Reaffirms University’s Accreditation
  27. Last Night's Art Talk: Alicia Henry and Jaamal Sheats at Fisk
  28. Fisk University Presents “Christmas at Fisk”
  29. Fisk Alumni Article Featured in the Marin Independent Journal
  30. Stieglitz Collection Unveiled at Fisk’s Partner, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  31. Fisk Homecoming Schedule
  32. Outlook Email Outage
  33. Fisk Homecoming
  34. Allstate Quotes for Education
  35. Nashvillians reflect on March on Washington, Martin Luther King Jr
  36. Fisk University Celebrates its Trailblazing Students
  37. Honorary Degree Nominations
  38. Fisk University receives 2013 R&D 100 Award
  39. Fisk AVP Jonathan M. Frost named a finalist for 2013 NELA Awards
  40. Golf Outing with Fisk President H. James Williams
  41. Fisk Alumna Mary K. Bush featured on television program