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Schedule of Events

Founders Week Activities
Calendar of Events
September 12 – 18, 2022

Monday, September 12

The Daily Joy Inspirational Segment - airs at 9 a.m. EST


Tuesday, September 13

The Daily Joy Inspirational Segment - airs at 9 a.m. EST

2022 Common Reader “The Twelve Tribes of Hattie”
2 p.m.
L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center
Speaker: Ayana Mathis
 

Scholarship Dinner
Sponsored by NSU Foundation
6 p.m.
Student Center, Room 149
By invitation only​
(in-person)


Wednesday September 14

The Daily Joy Inspirational Segment - airs at 9 a.m. EST

Founders Week Breakfast
Sponsored by NSU Foundation
7:30 a.m.
Joseph G. Echols Memorial Hall Arena
Speaker: Dr. Marc Lamont Hill
Ticket Price: $40
(in-person)
 


Thursday September 15

The Daily Joy Inspirational Segment - airs at 9 a.m. EST

Forever 1935 Campaign
Begins at 9 a.m.
The Forever 1935 Campaign kicks off on Thursday, September 15 and ends on Friday, September 16. This is an opportunity to raise much needed funds for Norfolk State University. Text Forever1935 to 41444 to make a gift or visit www.nsu.edu/givenow.

Founders Week Ceremony
featuring Freshman Convocation
12:30 p.m.
L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center
Speaker: Dr. LaVonda Brown
(in-person)


Friday September 16

The Daily Joy Inspirational Segment - airs at 9 a.m. EST 

Forever 1935 Campaign
The Forever 1935 Campaign ends on Friday, September 16. This is an opportunity to raise much needed funds for Norfolk State University. Text Forever1935 to 41444 to make a gift or visit www.nsu.edu/givenow

Green & Gold Color Run/Walk
Noon registration
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Student Center/Campus Green
(in-person)
 


Saturday September 17

NSU vs. Hampton University Football Game
2:00 p.m.
William “Dick” Price Football Stadium
(in-person)


Sunday September 18

Official Presidential Founders Week Video Message