Congratulations to Fisk University celebrating 155 years of success and commitment to education. The work of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) has the privilege to serve and educate students from around the world with top-flight education.
As an alumnus of Fisk University, it is my honor to have been educated by an HBCU. Fisk notable alumni W.E.B DuBois, Nikki Giovanni, Honorable John Lewis, James Weldon Johnson, Ida B. Wells, Hazel R O’Leary, John Hope Franklin, Diane Nash, Kym Whitley, Judith Jamison, and more. Fisk is known for the Fisk Jubilee Singers Grammy award-winning singers in their 150th year.
The spirit, commitment, and education continue on today matriculating scholars, scientists, and leaders in their fields. Today, Fisk celebrates its reunion in 2021.