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Title IX

Fisk committment to addressing sexual misconduct.

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Fisk Student Selected for Summer Research Experience at National Institute

Nashville, Tenn., July 20, 2015 – The National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) is pleased to announce that Ashish Gauli, has been selected for its Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates and Teacher.

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Fisk Inks Partnership Agreements with Nine Chinese Universities

Nashville, Tenn., July 20, 2015 – Fisk University recently signed an unprecedented nine partnership agreements with leading Chinese universities.

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Trustees Establish Global Studies Fund

Fisk University trustees recently established a Global Studies Fund to enable Fisk students to attend The London School of Economics and Political Science.

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Math Club Orientation

August 20th, 2015 3pm
217 Lecture Room, Dubois Hall
Refreshments will be provided. First come first serve.

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Lady Patriot

Critically acclaimed stage play LADY Patriot at Fisk Chapel | October 2-4, 2015

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Nashville Freedom Schools' - Newsletter

The Freedom Beat June 19, 2015 - Vol. 2, No. 1

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The walk for healthcare

Fisk Student Justin Bautista-Jones’ Walk from NC to DC to Advocate for Health Care for All

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Sesquicentennial Art Project artist selected

Vincent Leal, Chairman of the General Alumni Association of Fisk University, Inc. (G.A.A.F.U.), announced today that Charly Palmer of Atlanta, GA has been selected as the artist for G.A.A.F.U.’s 2016 Sesquicentennial Art Project.

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Volleyball Camp

The Fisk University Athletic Department and the Nashville Starling conducted a weekend volleyball camp that included 65 girls (some of whom are pictured below) from Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, and Tennessee.

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Awarded Grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Agency

Fisk University have been funded by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to establish a Consortium for Research on the Science and Engineering of Signatures (ROSES).

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Board of Trustees - New Members

The Fisk University Board of Trustees named Patty Litton Delony, Cynthia R. McIntyre, and Rashaun Williams to the Board during its recent meetings.

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Los Angeles Fisk Alumni Association | Jazz Brunch

Save the Date
California Yacht Club
June 28, 2015

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Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 2

Time: Friday, May 1st, 2015, 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Location: Temple Church, 3810 Kings Lane, Nashville, TN 37218

Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 1

Time: Thursday, April 30th 2015, 3:00 - 5:00 pm,
Location: Fisk University Chapel

President Announces Tuition Freeze & CFO Appointment

Dr. H. James Williams made two important announcements:Undergraduate tuition will be frozen at the 2015-2016 level. Appointment of Sydney Rose Leo, as Vice President for Finance & Administration/Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective May 1.

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Fisk 100 Revisited

The List of One Hundred Books for Fisk University

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A $50,000 Makeover for Fisk Student Areas

Home Depot's Retool Your School competition is back and Fisk is in it to win it this year!

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Student Leaders for 2015-2016 Academic Year

Congratulations to the recently elected Student Leaders for the 2015-2016 Academic Year! They are outstanding young professionals and leaders!! Let’s give them our support!!

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Fisk University Associate Professor Dr. Lean'tin Bracks Has A Banner Year

Lean’tin Bracks Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of African American Literature, Chair of the Department of Arts and Languages, and Discipline Coordinator for English at Fisk University.

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Inaugural Valda Montgomery Child Health Symposium Held at ASU

The Valda Montgomery Child Health Symposium is designed to align health science, practice and policy to achieve the best health outcomes for children.

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Paine College Names Fisk Alumna Provost and VP of Academic Affairs

Paine College has announced the hiring of a new Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs.

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Students Challenge State Voter ID Law

A group of Nashville students filed a federal lawsuit earlier last week challenging a 2011 Tennessee voter identification law. Nine students from both Fisk University and Tennessee State University ultimately seek to change the law’s exclusion of student IDs as a valid form of voter identification.

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2015 Fisk University Baseball Team

The Fisk University baseball team lost Thursday against Oakwood College 11-6 but fought back in the second game as it ended in a tie 5-5. #FUBulldogs

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Swing Low Sweet Chariot moment captured on new Exeter Pound note

The first time Swing Low Sweet Chariot is thought to have been sung in Exeter is to be commemorated on a bank note.

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Alumna Named Executive Director

Virgin Islands Gov. Kenneth Mapp named Fisk alumna, Mona Barnes, class of 1985, to his cabinet. Former Mapp rival Mona Barnes got the nod for the executive directorship of the V.I. Territorial Emergency Management Agency.

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Alumnus Issues $500,000 Challenge to All Alumni

A Fisk alumnus who requests anonymity has issued a challenge to all alumni. For all unrestricted gifts contributed by alumni (including their matching gifts),between March 15 and June 15, 2015, he will match up to $500,000.

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Registration Opens for 2015 Maymester, Summer, and Fall Terms on March 16th!

Maymester 2015 | May 3 - 31, 2015
Summer 2015 | May 31 - July 8, 2015
Fall 2015 | Current students are required to enroll
Courses are attached

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2015 Retool Your School

Today, we are in 1st place in our cluster for online votes and 3rd place for social media.

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University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.18.15)

Due to inclement weather Fisk University will be closed February 18, 2015. (All classes canceled)

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