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