Pre-College Summer Program

Program Goal: To identify and enroll prospective Fisk students and equip them with the academic skills and cultural capital which will enable them to persist through college graduation.

June 16-July 25, 2014
Scholarships are Available
Application Deadline –June 1, 2014



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