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