Fisk Alumni Article Featured in the Marin Independent Journal

Fisk Alumni Noah Griffin writes about JFK's shooting still raising questions.

"I WAS 17, a freshman at Fisk University in Nashville, Tenn., when President John F. Kennedy was killed.

Like most Americans, I was shocked and saddened; but I was soon made aware, not all shared my grief. "

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  1. Civil Rights activist Diane Nash to deliver keynote address for Fisk University Jubilee Day Convocation
  2. Jubilee Singers Exhibit
  3. Fisk University to launch The Executive Series for Nashville Top Executives
  4. Fisk University Awarded $575,000 from National Science Foundation
  5. Jubilee Day Heritage Concert
  6. Powernomics Corporation of America founder to speak at Fisk University for Lecture Series
  7. Author and Former U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Chairwoman to speak at Fisk University as part of Fisk Lecture Series
  8. Alicia Henry Named 2016 Winner of the 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art
  9. Sirius XM Radio Host Joe Madison to Speak at Fisk University for Fisk Lecture Series
  10. Fisk University Awarded $404,000 Grant from Army Research Office for Defense Research
  11. Fisk University Welcomes Fulbright Scholar to Faculty
  12. Inaugural Talented Tenth Gala and Awards Ceremony to be Held to Support Fisk Scholarships
  13. Fisk Faculty Members to Collaborate with Local Artists for Community Art Exhibit
  14. Kayla Elliot '10 Receives Southern Education Foundation Fellowship
  15. Giovanni to Receive Literary Lifetime Achievement Award from the Library of Virginia
  16. Inaugural Talented Tenth Gala and Awards Ceremony Held to Support Fisk Scholarships
  17. Stephanie Woodson '10 Named ZETA of the Year
  18. Dr. Carlton Maxwell '02 Delivers 2016 Commencement Address at University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
  19. Mathew Knowles '75 Receives Doctorate From Cornerstone Christian Bible College
  20. We Invite You to Show Your Support for Fisk by Making a Generous Gift to the Fisk Fund by June 30th
  21. Dearly Departed
  22. C. Orlandus Majors '87 Named First Vice President and Relationship Manager of INS Bank
  23. From the Desk of President Frank L. Sims
  24. New Student Orientation Fall 2016
  25. Student Victor Vinson Awarded the U.S. Department of State Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad
  26. United Negro College Fund to Award $50K Planning Grant to Fisk University
  27. President Frank L. Sims Hosts “Golf Outing with the President” During 2016 Alumni Reunion Weekend
  28. Asher Turney, MD '99 Named to Nashville's Black 40 Under 40 by Stay On The Go Magazine
  29. Iral Davis Porter ’60 Honored by the National Medical Association
  30. Joyce Searcy '71 Receives Metro Nashville Community Service Award
  31. KAPPA GAMMA CHAPTER of ZETA PHI BETA Sorority Kicks Off 50th Year Anniversary Celebration
  32. Dearly Departed
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  37. Fisk Jubilee Singers® concert adds special guests
  38. NAIA All American Honorable Mention: Stevonna Scott
  39. Fisk Alumna Dr. Lauren Hicks Barton ’75 Elected President of the Michigan Occupational and Environmental Association
  40. Fisk University to Establish Research Center with $5M Grant From National Science Foundation
  41. Fisk University to Host Sesquicentennial Scholarship Gala at Music City Center
  42. Fisk University Establishes Research Center with $5m Grant From National Science Foundation
  43. Frist Center for the Visual Arts Celebrates WFSK 88.1 with Free Admissions for Faculty, Staff and Alumni
  44. Stieglitz Art Collection Returns To Fisk
  45. Dearly Departed
  46. Carl Van Vechten Gallery Grand Re-Opening
  47. UNCF/ Mellon Undergraduate Fellowship Announces Selection of Fisk University Students
  48. Fisk Faculty Selected as Guest Speaker for National Science Foundation Workshop
  49. 87th Annual Spring Arts Festival
  50. Student Government Association Hosts Baltimore City State Attorney
  51. The Fisk Jubilee SIngers ® Recieve Feature Story in the Boston Globe and Recognition From Berklee College of Music
  52. Diane Nash ’61 to Receive Honorary Degree Ffrom University of Notre Dame
  53. P. Andrew Patterson ’65 to be Recognized with 2016 Law and Justice Award
  54. Stieglitz Art Collection Returns to Fisk
  55. Fisk Jubilee Singers® set to Headline Concert at Ryman Audiorium
  56. Fisk Women of Prominence Luncheon
  57. Fisk Jubilee Singer finds voice after cancer
  58. Fisk students have long history of fighting injustice
  59. Fisk Jubilee Singers bring gospel tradition to Boston
  60. Fisk Forum
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  62. Hotel Rooms for Reunion 2016
  63. Alpha Beta Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Celebrates 90th Birthday with Fisk Beautification Project
  64. Fisk University Celebrates its Sesquicentennial with Various Events Year-Round
  65. Jazz on The Move: The Music and Life of Nat King Cole
  66. WFSK 88.1 Hits Milestone with Educational Programming
  67. Renowned Vocalist Presents Program of African American Spirituals
  68. Monique Odom ’95 Named Deputy Director of Metro Nashville Parks
  69. Around Campus
  70. Kim Whitley Wins Hollywood Game Night
  71. Fisk Women of Prominence Luncheon
  72. Jazzy 88 WFSK - Upcoming Events
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  74. Jacquelyn Favours '13 Joins Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance
  75. Fisk Professors Win $333,249 Research Award
  76. Elizabeth Taylor ’02 Joins The Tennessee State Board of Education
  77. Kimberly Goods ’93 Named Teacher Of The Year
  78. Fisk Sunday
  79. Fisk Coverage Of Founders’ Day
  80. Women Of Perfection Participate In Annual MLK Day Of Service
  81. Kansas City Public Schools Names Dr. Mark Bedell ’97 New Superintendent
  82. Berklee College of Music Presents the Fisk Jubilee Singers®
  83. Hotel Rooms for Reunion 2016
  84. Dearly Departed
  85. Sesquicentennial Exhibits – John Hope & Aurelia E. Franklin Library
  86. University Open | Monday, January 25th
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  88. Religious Leaders for Fisk Prayer Brunch
  89. 34th Annual Convocation: In Celebration of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  90. Holiday Music at Fisk University
  91. University News - October 30, 2015
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  93. Legacy Day
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  95. Interim President: wants to improve finances
  96. Interim President
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  98. Sesquicentennial Calendar
  99. 2015 Jubilee Day Schedule
  100. 2015 Homecoming
  101. 2015 Live Well Benefits Fair
  102. New Student Orientation 2015: Brochure
  103. New Student Orientation 2015: at-a-glance
  104. 30 Great Small Business Degree Programs 2015
  105. Title IX
  106. Fisk Student Selected for Summer Research Experience at National Institute
  107. Fisk Inks Partnership Agreements with Nine Chinese Universities
  108. Trustees Establish Global Studies Fund
  109. Math Club Orientation
  110. Lady Patriot
  111. Nashville Freedom Schools' - Newsletter
  112. The walk for healthcare
  113. Sesquicentennial Art Project artist selected
  114. Volleyball Camp
  115. Awarded Grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Agency
  116. Board of Trustees - New Members
  117. Los Angeles Fisk Alumni Association | Jazz Brunch
  118. Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 2
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  121. Fisk 100 Revisited
  122. A $50,000 Makeover for Fisk Student Areas
  123. Student Leaders for 2015-2016 Academic Year
  124. Fisk University Associate Professor Dr. Lean'tin Bracks Has A Banner Year
  125. Inaugural Valda Montgomery Child Health Symposium Held at ASU
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  127. Students Challenge State Voter ID Law
  128. 2015 Fisk University Baseball Team
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  130. Alumna Named Executive Director
  131. Alumnus Issues $500,000 Challenge to All Alumni
  132. Registration Opens for 2015 Maymester, Summer, and Fall Terms on March 16th!
  133. 2015 Retool Your School
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  137. Live Demonstration of Mediation
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  139. Dr. Natalie Arnett selected for Prestigous Five-Year NSF Career Award
  140. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Convocation
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  145. Mark Crowder wins National ABRCMS Award
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  147. First Lifetime Achievement Award to Trustee Emerita Leatrice B. McKissack
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  151. Jazzy 88 WFSK Begins 2014 Fall Fund Drive with 9th Annual 48-hour Radiothon
  152. American Red Cross | Blood Drive
  153. Jubilee Day
  154. Sesquicentennial Art Commission
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  156. From a Spark to a Flame:
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  158. Van Vechten Art Gallery
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  161. Baccalaureate and Commencement 2014
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  187. Fisk AVP Jonathan M. Frost named a finalist for 2013 NELA Awards
  188. Golf Outing with Fisk President H. James Williams
  189. Fisk Alumna Mary K. Bush featured on television program