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2014 Scholars Weekend - Schedule

  1. Thursday, April 3rd

  2. Friday, April 4th

  3. Saturday, April 5th

TimeEventLocationStaff
4:00pm-8:00pm Check-In Jubilee Hall (Gold Room)Brandy Jackson, Stephanie Corey, and Student Hosts
Noon-6:00pmFinancial Aid AppointmentsCravath Hall 2nd floor -Office of Student Financial AidFinancial Aid Team
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
Business Office AppointmentsMain Level – Carnegie HallBusiness Office Team
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
Admissions Office AppointmentsCravath Hall, 2nd FloorChayla Sharp, Senior Data Manager
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
4:30-7:00pmDinnerSpence Hall (Cafeteria)Admissions Team
9:00am-6:30pmSpirit Store HoursSpence Hall (lower Level)
7:00pmA Night with Fisk graduate and Poet Nikki Giovanni ’67Fisk Memorial ChapelAdmissions Team
10:00pm -11:00pmPillow Talk (Ladies Only)Appleton RoomWomen of Perfection and 31 Status
10:00pm -11:00pm Barbershop Talk (Men Only)New Livingstone LobbyAlpha Phi Alpha, SGA, and others
MidnightCurfew for all overnight scholars Jubilee HallStephanie Corey
Croswaite HallBrandy Jackson
Shane HallDanisha Williams
New LivingstonePatrick Gonzalez
TimeEventLocationStaff
8:00am-9:00amCheck-In/Continental BreakfastJubilee Hall, Appleton RoomBrandy Jackson and Stephanie Corey
9:00am-6:00pmFinancial Aid AppointmentsCravath Hall 2nd floor -Office of Student Financial AidFinancial Aid Team
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
Business Office AppointmentsMain Level – Carnegie HallBusiness Office Team
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
Admissions Office AppointmentsCravath Hall, 2nd FloorChayla Sharp, Senior Data Manager
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
9:00am-7:00pmSpirit Store HoursSpence Hall, Lower Level
9:00am-10:00amWelcome Presentation Jubilee Hall, Appleton Room
Musical Interlude: Fisk University Choir
Official Welcome and Introduction of President Dr. H. James WilliamsVice President Anthony Jones, M.Ed.
President’s AddressDr. H. James Williams
Student ActivitiesMr. Thomas Lavallais
Schedule Review and AnnouncementsMr. Jason Harrison
TimeTesting StudentsNon-Testing StudentsParents/Chaperones
10am-12pm Placement Tests (Park Johnson Rm. 323 and Library Computer Lab)Academic Panel (Jubilee Hall, Appleton Room)Academic Panel (Jubilee Hall, Appleton Room)
12pm-1pm*Lunch (Spence Hall, 12pm-1pm)Jam Session (Henderson A. Johnson Memorial Gym)Jam Session (Henderson A. Johnson Memorial Gym)
1pm-3pmAdvising and Registration (Jubilee Hall, Appleton Room)*Lunch (Spence Hall, 1pm-2pm)*Lunch (Spence Hall, 1pm-2pm)
2pm-2:45pmCampus Safety (Spence Hall, Multipurpose Room)Campus Safety (Spence Hall, Multipurpose Room)
3pm-5pmStagecrafters Production (Little Theater)Stagecrafters Production (Little Theater)First Lady Carole Williams’ Reception (Cravath Hall, 2nd Floor Board Room and Rotunda)
3:00pm-8:00pmID’s and Parking DecalsCampus Safety, Bottom of Carnegie Hall
4:30pm-7:00pmDinnerSpence Hall (Cafeteria)Admissions Team
6:00pmWrap Up SessionClinton B. Fisk Memorial ChapelAdmissions Team
10:00pm to Midnight Block PartyOn the YardAdmissions Staff
MidnightCurfew for overnight scholarsJubilee HallLoretta McDonald
Croswaite HallNarja McElroy
Shane HallChayla Sharp
New LivingstoneJason Harrison
TimeEventLocationStaff
9:00am-NoonFinancial Aid AppointmentsCravath Hall 2nd floor -Office of Student Financial Aid
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
Business Office AppointmentsMain Level – Carnegie Hall
Appointments taken all day. Sign up at Check-In
9:00am-1:00pmSpirit Store HoursSpence Hall, Lower Level
10:00-NoonBrunchSpence Hall (Cafeteria)Admissions Team
NoonCheck-Out: Appleton Room Appleton Room Admissions Team

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