Fisk University Celebrates its Trailblazing Students

Fisk University is featured in the August 2013 edition of US Airways Magazine, in an article about the nation's Historically Black Colleges & Universities.

Referred to as an "educational powerhouse," Fisk is highlighted for the quality of its programs and the achievements of its graduates, as well as its innovative science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) departments. 

Read the article in US Airways Magazine.


  1. Fisk University and Ivy Tech Community College announce transfer agreement
  2. The Department of Arts and Languages presents the Fall 2016 Humanities Workshop
  3. Civil Rights activist Diane Nash to deliver keynote address for Fisk University Jubilee Day Convocation
  4. Jubilee Singers Exhibit
  5. Fisk University to launch The Executive Series for Nashville Top Executives
  6. Fisk University Awarded $452,000 from National Science Foundation
  7. Jubilee Day Heritage Concert
  8. Powernomics Corporation of America founder to speak at Fisk University for Lecture Series
  9. Author and Former U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Chairwoman to speak at Fisk University as part of Fisk Lecture Series
  10. Ebenezer Armah Receives BDPA Foundation Scholarship
  11. Author Mary Frances Berry to Speak at Fisk University for Lecture Series
  12. Alicia Henry Named 2016 Winner of the 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art
  13. Hildateri Parks Smith '02 Named Principal of McGavok Elementary School
  14. Darlean Martin '18 Accepted into University of Oklahoma Structural Biology Research Program
  15. Fisk University to Participate in Interfaith Community Service Campus Challenge
  16. From the Desk of President Frank L. Sims
  17. In Memoriam
  18. Upcoming Events
  19. Sirius XM Radio Host Joe Madison to Speak at Fisk University for Fisk Lecture Series
  20. Fisk University Awarded $404,000 Grant from Army Research Office for Defense Research
  21. Fisk University Welcomes Fullbright Scholar to Faculty
  22. Inaugural Talented Tenth Gala and Awards Ceremony to be Held to Support Fisk Scholarships
  23. Fisk Faculty Members to Collaborate with Local Artists for Community Art Exhibit
  24. Kayla Elliot '10 Receives Southern Education Foundation Fellowship
  25. Giovanni to Receive Literary Lifetime Achievement Award from the Library of Virginia
  26. Inaugural Talented Tenth Gala and Awards Ceremony Held to Support Fisk Scholarships
  27. Stephanie Woodson '10 Named ZETA of the Year
  28. Dr. Carlton Maxwell '02 Delivers 2016 Commencement Address at University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
  29. Mathew Knowles '75 Receives Doctorate From Cornerstone Christian Bible College
  30. We Invite You to Show Your Support for Fisk by Making a Generous Gift to the Fisk Fund by June 30th
  31. Dearly Departed
  32. C. Orlandus Majors '87 Named First Vice President and Relationship Manager of INS Bank
  33. From the Desk of President Frank L. Sims
  34. New Student Orientation Fall 2016
  35. Student Victor Vinson Awarded the U.S. Department of State Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad
  36. United Negro College Fund to Award $50K Planning Grant to Fisk University
  37. President Frank L. Sims Hosts “Golf Outing with the President” During 2016 Alumni Reunion Weekend
  38. Asher Turney, MD '99 Named to Nashville's Black 40 Under 40 by Stay On The Go Magazine
  39. Iral Davis Porter ’60 Honored by the National Medical Association
  40. Joyce Searcy '71 Receives Metro Nashville Community Service Award
  41. KAPPA GAMMA CHAPTER of ZETA PHI BETA Sorority Kicks Off 50th Year Anniversary Celebration
  42. Dearly Departed
  43. Around Campus
  44. Dearly Departed
  45. Around Campus
  46. Wynell Edwards Retires After 47 Years of Service to Fisk
  47. Fisk Jubilee Singers® concert adds special guests
  48. NAIA All American Honorable Mention: Stevonna Scott
  49. Fisk Alumna Dr. Lauren Hicks Barton ’75 Elected President of the Michigan Occupational and Environmental Association
  50. Fisk University to Establish Research Center with $5M Grant From National Science Foundation
  51. Fisk University to Host Sesquicentennial Scholarship Gala at Music City Center
  52. Fisk University Establishes Research Center with $5m Grant From National Science Foundation
  53. Frist Center for the Visual Arts Celebrates WFSK 88.1 with Free Admissions for Faculty, Staff and Alumni
  54. Stieglitz Art Collection Returns To Fisk
  55. Dearly Departed
  56. Carl Van Vechten Gallery Grand Re-Opening
  57. UNCF/ Mellon Undergraduate Fellowship Announces Selection of Fisk University Students
  58. Fisk Faculty Selected as Guest Speaker for National Science Foundation Workshop
  59. 87th Annual Spring Arts Festival
  60. Student Government Association Hosts Baltimore City State Attorney
  61. The Fisk Jubilee SIngers ® Recieve Feature Story in the Boston Globe and Recognition From Berklee College of Music
  62. Diane Nash ’61 to Receive Honorary Degree Ffrom University of Notre Dame
  63. P. Andrew Patterson ’65 to be Recognized with 2016 Law and Justice Award
  64. Stieglitz Art Collection Returns to Fisk
  65. Fisk Jubilee Singers® set to Headline Concert at Ryman Audiorium
  66. Fisk Women of Prominence Luncheon
  67. Fisk Jubilee Singer finds voice after cancer
  68. Fisk students have long history of fighting injustice
  69. Fisk Jubilee Singers bring gospel tradition to Boston
  70. Fisk Forum
  71. Dearly Departed
  72. Hotel Rooms for Reunion 2016
  73. Alpha Beta Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Celebrates 90th Birthday with Fisk Beautification Project
  74. Fisk University Celebrates its Sesquicentennial with Various Events Year-Round
  75. Jazz on The Move: The Music and Life of Nat King Cole
  76. WFSK 88.1 Hits Milestone with Educational Programming
  77. Renowned Vocalist Presents Program of African American Spirituals
  78. Monique Odom ’95 Named Deputy Director of Metro Nashville Parks
  79. Around Campus
  80. Kim Whitley Wins Hollywood Game Night
  81. Fisk Women of Prominence Luncheon
  82. Jazzy 88 WFSK - Upcoming Events
  83. Dearly Departed
  84. Jacquelyn Favours '13 Joins Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance
  85. Fisk Professors Win $333,249 Research Award
  86. Elizabeth Taylor ’02 Joins The Tennessee State Board of Education
  87. Kimberly Goods ’93 Named Teacher Of The Year
  88. Fisk Sunday
  89. Fisk Coverage Of Founders’ Day
  90. Women Of Perfection Participate In Annual MLK Day Of Service
  91. Kansas City Public Schools Names Dr. Mark Bedell ’97 New Superintendent
  92. Berklee College of Music Presents the Fisk Jubilee Singers®
  93. Hotel Rooms for Reunion 2016
  94. Dearly Departed
  95. Sesquicentennial Exhibits – John Hope & Aurelia E. Franklin Library
  96. University Open | Monday, January 25th
  97. Classes Cancelled and University | January 22, 2016
  98. Religious Leaders for Fisk Prayer Brunch
  99. 34th Annual Convocation: In Celebration of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  100. Holiday Music at Fisk University
  101. University News - October 30, 2015
  102. University News - October 24, 2015
  103. Legacy Day
  104. University News - October 17, 2015
  105. Interim President: wants to improve finances
  106. Interim President
  107. Leadership Transition
  108. Sesquicentennial Calendar
  109. 2015 Jubilee Day Schedule
  110. 2015 Homecoming
  111. 2015 Live Well Benefits Fair
  112. New Student Orientation 2015: Brochure
  113. New Student Orientation 2015: at-a-glance
  114. 30 Great Small Business Degree Programs 2015
  115. Title IX
  116. Fisk Student Selected for Summer Research Experience at National Institute
  117. Fisk Inks Partnership Agreements with Nine Chinese Universities
  118. Trustees Establish Global Studies Fund
  119. Math Club Orientation
  120. Lady Patriot
  121. Nashville Freedom Schools' - Newsletter
  122. The walk for healthcare
  123. Sesquicentennial Art Project artist selected
  124. Volleyball Camp
  125. Awarded Grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Agency
  126. Board of Trustees - New Members
  127. Los Angeles Fisk Alumni Association | Jazz Brunch
  128. Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 2
  129. Mandatory Senior Class Commencement Rehearsal 1
  130. President Announces Tuition Freeze & CFO Appointment
  131. Fisk 100 Revisited
  132. A $50,000 Makeover for Fisk Student Areas
  133. Student Leaders for 2015-2016 Academic Year
  134. Fisk University Associate Professor Dr. Lean'tin Bracks Has A Banner Year
  135. Inaugural Valda Montgomery Child Health Symposium Held at ASU
  136. Paine College Names Fisk Alumna Provost and VP of Academic Affairs
  137. Students Challenge State Voter ID Law
  138. 2015 Fisk University Baseball Team
  139. Swing Low Sweet Chariot moment captured on new Exeter Pound note
  140. Alumna Named Executive Director
  141. Alumnus Issues $500,000 Challenge to All Alumni
  142. Registration Opens for 2015 Maymester, Summer, and Fall Terms on March 16th!
  143. 2015 Retool Your School
  144. University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.18.15)
  145. University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.17.15)
  146. University Closed - Due to Inclement Weather(02.16.15)
  147. Live Demonstration of Mediation
  148. Fisk University News - January 2015
  149. Dr. Natalie Arnett selected for Prestigous Five-Year NSF Career Award
  150. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Convocation
  151. Advertisement - Vice President for Finance & Administration
  152. Fisk president discusses historic university's current state and future
  153. Happy Holidays from the Fisk University Family
  154. Christmas at Fisk
  155. Mark Crowder wins National ABRCMS Award
  156. 2014 Fisk Homecoming
  157. First Lifetime Achievement Award to Trustee Emerita Leatrice B. McKissack
  159. Fisk University Maintains National Rankings
  160. Increased Enrollment For Third ConsecutiveYear
  161. Jazzy 88 WFSK Begins 2014 Fall Fund Drive with 9th Annual 48-hour Radiothon
  162. American Red Cross | Blood Drive
  163. Jubilee Day
  164. Sesquicentennial Art Commission
  165. New Student Orientation Fall 2014
  166. From a Spark to a Flame:
  167. Dr. Gladys Inez Ford
  168. Van Vechten Art Gallery
  169. New Student Orientation at-a-glance Fall 2014
  170. Fisk University Pre-College Summer Program
  171. Baccalaureate and Commencement 2014
  172. Gables Elementary
  173. Press Release 04/24/14
  174. Press Release 04/10/14
  175. Fisk wins HCASC challenge
  176. Retool Your School
  177. 2014 Scholars Weekend Schedule
  178. Campus Safety Awareness Week
  179. 85th Annual Spring Arts Festival - Schedule
  180. Business Week at Fisk University
  181. 2014 Honors Convocation
  182. 16th Annual Fisk Research Symposium (FRS) - Call for Abstracts
  183. Fisk University and the Los Angeles Alumni Association of Fisk Univeristy
  184. Fisk University has made great strides in past year
  185. Prelaw Seminar at Fisk University
  186. Keynote at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Convocation
  187. SACSCOC Reaffirms University's Accreditation
  188. Last Night's Art Talk: Alicia Henry and Jaamal Sheats at Fisk
  189. Fisk University Presents Christmas at Fisk
  190. Fisk Alumni Article Featured in the Marin Independent Journal
  191. Stieglitz Collection Unveiled at Fisk's Partner, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  192. Allstate Quotes for Education
  193. Nashvillians reflect on March on Washington, Martin Luther King Jr
  194. Fisk University Celebrates its Trailblazing Students
  195. Honorary Degree Nominations
  196. Fisk University receives 2013 R&D 100 Award
  197. Fisk AVP Jonathan M. Frost named a finalist for 2013 NELA Awards
  198. Golf Outing with Fisk President H. James Williams
  199. Fisk Alumna Mary K. Bush featured on television program