Schedule of Events


The 149th Founders' Week Celebration

April 10 - 13, 2016

Schedule of Events

Thursday, April 9

Annual Scholarship Luncheon

By Invitation Only
11:30 a.m.
Grimes Lounge

Trustee J. Porter Durham, Jr. 
Partner, General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer, Global Endowment Management LP

Saturday, April 11

Naming Ceremony for the Information and Technology Hall

In honor of

Dr. Dorothy Cowser Yancy '64
12th President of Johnson C. Smith University

10 a.m.


7th Annual Arch of Triumph Gala

Featuring Dinner, Dancing and the 7th Annual Arch of Triumph Awards Ceremony
7:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
The Charlotte Convention Center Richardson Ballroom

Sunday, April 12

149th Founders’ Day Convocation
2:00 p.m.
Sarah Belk Gambrell Auditorium in Biddle Hall
Reception immediately following.

Georgette "Gigi" Dixon
Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo
Presidential Citation Recipients:
Herb and Felicia Walton Gray '92