16th Annual Fisk Research Symposium (FRS)

April 9-10, 2014

Call for Abstracts

All Students (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Honor, & Graduate)and Faculty Members are invited to submit abstracts

Abstracts Due: March 21, 2013

Friday, March 21, 2014: Abstracts Due (MS Word format, 250 words) [Abstract Form ]

Friday, March 28, 2014: Acceptance Notification

Sunday, April 6, 2014: Poster Submission for Printing (PPT or PDF format)
You cannot use Poster Printing Facility after due date.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014   Research Presentations

9 am –  4 pm Posters Display

                     Appleton Room of Jubilee Hall

11  am- 4 pm Oral Presentations

                      Appleton, Gold and Blue Rooms of Jubilee Hall & TBD

12  pm- 1 pm Poster Presentations       

                      Appleton Room of Jubilee Hall

12 pm-1 pm Art Exhibition

                    Aaron Douglas Gallery (3rd Floor, Franklin Library)

4pm- 5 pm Research Keynote- Dr. Juan E. Gilbert

                  Refreshments

Thursday, April 10, 2014

1:00 p.m. Honors Convocation - Fisk Memorial Chapel

                  Keynote Presentation - Dr. Juan E. Gilbert

                  Distribution of Awards

3:00 p.m. Reception for Honorees and Scholarship Donors – Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery


Submit Abstracts:  http://tinyurl.com/frs2014
        
For additional information, please contact Dr. Sajid Hussain at

ORGANIZATION

  • General Chairperson:  Provost Princilla Evans Morris
  • Program Chairperson: Dr. Sajid Hussain
  • Steering Committee: Drs. Arnold Burger, Lean’tin Bracks, W. Eugene Collins, Leslie Collins, Alicia Henry, Lee Limbird, Cathy Martin, Reavis Mitchell, Steven Morgan, Lei Qian & Dani Smith
  • Administrative Staff: Ms. Marian Burns, Ms. Blanchie Dobson, Mrs. Mabel Dumenyo & Ms. Gladys Truss