Tag: Fisk University
H. James Williams is dean of the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan. He will assume his new post on February 1, 2013.
Fisk has chosen two finalists with far different resumes. One has a background in business while the other has had a career largely in academia.
The university received $30 million, with $15.2 million earmarked for its endowment. Nearly $6 million is being used for legal fees associated with the eight-year legal battle to share or sell the art collection.
Robert Hayden and Gwendolyn Brooks are among 10 poets honored in a new series of stamps.
The Tennessee Supreme Court has sided with Fisk in its attempt to share its art collection with a museum in Arkansas.
Brooks spent his entire professional career at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee.
She was the first woman and first African American to serve as secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy.
Here is this week’s news of grants won by historically black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.
Fisk has been trying to resolve this issue for seven years.
• Historically black Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, is participating in a $900,000 U.S. Energy Department grant program with Wake Forest University. The researchers are...