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14th Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden to Deliver 2018 Commencement Address at Fisk University

14th Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden to Deliver 2018 Commencement Address at Fisk University

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Dr. Sajid Hussain Selected to Attend Faculty-in-Residence Program at Google

Dr.�Sajid�Hussain, Associate Professor, Computer Science (CS),�is selected to�attend Faculty-in-Residence program of Google at Mountain View, CA, from June 4 – June 29 (4 weeks), 2018.

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Dr. Arnold Burger to Head Fisk University's Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs Search Committee

Fisk University announced today that Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives and Professor of Physics, Dr. Arnold Burger, who has served as Vice Provost since 2008, will lead the search committee for the next Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs (Provost/VPAA).

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Pre-College Summer Program Application Deadline Extended!

Pre-College summer program application deadline extended until May 15, 2018.

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Fisk University Recognizes Earth Day with New Tobacco-Free Campus Announcement

University Announces Plan to Convert Smoke-Free Campus into Tobacco-Free Premises

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Gender Studies Partnering with SGA to Host Sexual Assault Awareness Event

Gender Studies Partnering SGA to Host Sexual Assault Awareness Event

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20th Annual Fisk Research Symposium

The 20th Annual Fisk Research Symposium will take place on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. For this year’s event, we’ll showcase student research with poster presentations in the Franklin Library (9:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm) and oral presentations in Park Johnson Hall (8:00 am - 3:00 pm).

At 3:00 pm, Franklin Library, we’ll hold a 20th Anniversary celebration honoring Dr. Princilla Evans-Morris, who directed the very first Symposium.

The schedule is listed below – we hope to see you at some of the sessions!

For more information, please check�http://sajidfisk.com/frs18.

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Fisk University Announces 89th Annual Spring Arts Festival, April 2- 8

The weeklong celebration will feature a live production of The Wiz

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Rising to the Occasion in a Challenging Political Climate: Fisk University to Host a Leadership and Politics Luncheon Featuring Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson on April 4

Fisk Alumni Wilson Will Serve as Keynote Speaker. CBS News Reporter DeMarco Morgan Will Host the Event.

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India.Arie to Headline Ryman Auditorium with The Fisk Jubilee Singers®

INDIA.ARIE TO HEADLINE THE RYMAN AUDITORIUM WITH THE FISK JUBILEE SINGERS

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Fisk University Receives $1 Million Gift from Board of Trustees Member

Fisk University has announced a $1 million gift from Robert W. Norton, a retired Pfizer executive and member of the Fisk University Board of Trustees, and his wife Janice. The Norton’s gift will be used to provide scholarships for deserving students.

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The Executive Series Set for February 28 at Fisk University

Fisk University has announced the latest installment of The Executive Series to be held Wednesday, February 28 at 1:15pm in the Appleton Room of Jubilee Hall. The Executive Series is a monthly lecture series featuring top executives who share their stories, expertise, and interpretation of leadership.

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Fisk University Sets Inauguration for Kevin D. Rome, Sr., Ph.D.

Fisk University will inaugurate Kevin D. Rome, Sr., Ph.D. as the 16th president of the university on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Fisk Memorial Chapel.

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Faces of Fisk: Katharine A. Burnett

Katharine A. Burnett: Broadening Literature Through the Minds of Fisk Students

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Fisk University Advances to National Qualifying Tournament of 29th Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge

Fisk University will compete in the National Qualifying Tournament of the 29th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC) on Saturday, February 3, beginning at 9:30am on the campus of Virginia Union University. The HCASC is one of the premier quiz bowl tournaments for top HBCU students. Participants will compete in the areas of history, science, literature, religion, the arts and pop culture. Fisk is one of 65 teams competing for institutional grants and a spot in the Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship Tournament taking place in Los Angeles, April 7 – 11, 2018.

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