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

News

  1. Fisk Women of Prominence Luncheon
  2. Fisk Sunday
  3. Fisk Coverage Of Founders’ Day
  4. Women Of Perfection Participate In Annual MLK Day Of Service
  5. Kansas City Public Schools Names Dr. Mark Bedell ’97 New Superintendent
  6. Berklee College of Music Presents the Fisk Jubilee Singers®
  7. Sesquicentennial Exhibits – John Hope & Aurelia E. Franklin Library
  8. University Open | Monday, January 25th
  9. Classes Cancelled and University | January 22, 2016
  10. Religious Leaders for Fisk Prayer Brunch
  11. 34th Annual Convocation: In Celebration of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  12. Holiday Music at Fisk University
  13. University News - October 30, 2015
  14. University News - October 24, 2015
  15. Legacy Day
  16. University News - October 17, 2015
  17. Interim President: wants to improve finances
  18. Interim President
  19. Leadership Transition
  20. Sesquicentennial Calendar
  21. 2015 Jubilee Day Schedule
  22. 2015 Homecoming
  23. 2015 Live Well Benefits Fair
  24. New Student Orientation 2015: Brochure
  25. New Student Orientation 2015: at-a-glance
  26. 30 Great Small Business Degree Programs 2015
  27. Title IX
  28. Fisk Student Selected for Summer Research Experience at National Institute
  29. Fisk Inks Partnership Agreements with Nine Chinese Universities
  30. Trustees Establish Global Studies Fund
  31. Math Club Orientation
  32. Lady Patriot
  33. Nashville Freedom Schools' - Newsletter
  34. The walk for healthcare
  35. Sesquicentennial Art Project artist selected
  36. Volleyball Camp
  37. Awarded Grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Agency
  38. Board of Trustees - New Members
  39. Los Angeles Fisk Alumni Association | Jazz Brunch
  40. Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 2
  41. Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 1
  42. President Announces Tuition Freeze & CFO Appointment
  43. Fisk 100 Revisited
  44. A $50,000 Makeover for Fisk Student Areas
  45. Student Leaders for 2015-2016 Academic Year
  46. Fisk University Associate Professor Dr. Lean'tin Bracks Has A Banner Year
  47. Inaugural Valda Montgomery Child Health Symposium Held at ASU
  48. Paine College Names Fisk Alumna Provost and VP of Academic Affairs
  49. Students Challenge State Voter ID Law
  50. 2015 Fisk University Baseball Team
  51. Swing Low Sweet Chariot moment captured on new Exeter Pound note
  52. Alumna Named Executive Director
  53. Alumnus Issues $500,000 Challenge to All Alumni
  54. Registration Opens for 2015 Maymester, Summer, and Fall Terms on March 16th!
  55. 2015 Retool Your School
  56. University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.18.15)
  57. University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.17.15)
  58. University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.16.15)
  59. Live Demonstration of Mediation
  60. Fisk University News - January 2015
  61. Dr. Natalie Arnett selected for Prestigous Five-Year NSF Career Award
  62. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Convocation
  63. Advertisement - Vice President for Finance & Administration
  64. Fisk president discusses historic university's current state and future
  65. Happy Holidays from the Fisk University Family
  66. Christmas at Fisk
  67. Mark Crowder wins National ABRCMS Award
  68. 2014 Fisk Homecoming
  69. First Lifetime Achievement Award to Trustee Emerita Leatrice B. McKissack
  70. #GIVINGTUESDAY
  71. Fisk University Maintains National Rankings
  72. Increased Enrollment For Third ConsecutiveYear
  73. Jazzy 88 WFSK Begins 2014 Fall Fund Drive with 9th Annual 48-hour Radiothon
  74. American Red Cross | Blood Drive
  75. Jubilee Day
  76. Sesquicentennial Art Commission
  77. New Student Orientation Fall 2014
  78. From a Spark to a Flame:
  79. Dr. Gladys Inez Ford
  80. Van Vechten Art Gallery
  81. New Student Orientation at-a-glance Fall 2014
  82. Fisk University Pre-College Summer Program
  83. Baccalaureate and Commencement 2014
  84. Gables Elementary
  85. Press Release 04/24/14
  86. Press Release 04/10/14
  87. Fisk wins HCASC challenge
  88. Retool Your School
  89. 2014 Scholars Weekend Schedule
  90. Campus Safety Awareness Week
  91. 85th Annual Spring Arts Festival - Schedule
  92. Business Week at Fisk University
  93. 2014 Honors Convocation
  94. 16th Annual Fisk Research Symposium (FRS) - Call for Abstracts
  95. Fisk University and the Los Angeles Alumni Association of Fisk Univeristy
  96. Fisk University has made great strides in past year
  97. Prelaw Seminar at Fisk University
  98. Keynote at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Convocation
  99. SACSCOC Reaffirms University's Accreditation
  100. Last Night's Art Talk: Alicia Henry and Jaamal Sheats at Fisk
  101. Fisk University Presents Christmas at Fisk
  102. Fisk Alumni Article Featured in the Marin Independent Journal
  103. Stieglitz Collection Unveiled at Fisk's Partner, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  104. Fisk Homecoming Schedule
  105. Fisk Homecoming
  106. Allstate Quotes for Education
  107. Nashvillians reflect on March on Washington, Martin Luther King Jr
  108. Fisk University Celebrates its Trailblazing Students
  109. Honorary Degree Nominations
  110. Fisk University receives 2013 R&D 100 Award
  111. Fisk AVP Jonathan M. Frost named a finalist for 2013 NELA Awards
  112. Golf Outing with Fisk President H. James Williams
  113. Fisk Alumna Mary K. Bush featured on television program