Hampton University President Dr. William R. Harvey Seals 43 Stellar Years of Leadership by Announcing Plans to Retire in June 2022Dr. William R. Harvey arrived on the campus of Hampton Institute, in 1978, to take over the reigns as leader of an institution that was slowly losing ground. Many wondered why he chose Hampton. Other institutions, including majority institutions and more financially stable institutions, had offered him presidencies, but he decided to accept the position at Hampton. He chose Hampton because he wanted to be in a place where he could offer the greatest service and make a difference. Dr. Harvey has often stated that choosing Hampton was the best professional decision of his life! Prior to beginning his illustrious career at Hampton, this celebrated statesman from Brewton, Alabama earned degrees from Talladega College, Virginia State University and Harvard University. During his career at Hampton, he has received 11 honorary doctorates and countless awards, including the Daily Press Citizen of the Year Award, numerous keys to the city from localities around …
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HAMPTON, Va. (July 30, 2021) — As Hampton University prepares for what it hopes to be a “traditional” academic year, Dr. William R. Harvey, Hampton University ’ s President, is recognizing the hard work of the university’s hourly employees by increasing the campus minimum wage to $13.00 per hour, as of July 1, 2021.
HAMPTON, Va. (July 29, 2021) – Hampton University alumna and Cincinnati, Ohio native, Whitney Bronson will intern with the San Francisco 49ers for the 2021-2022 NFL season. As a 2020 graduate from the Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications, Bronson is a sports writer with a passion for storytelling.
HAMPTON, VA. (July 29, 2021) — Three students in the Hampton University School of Engineering and Technology have received the Apple Scholars Engineering and Innovation Scholarship Award for the 2021-2022 school year in partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF). Each scholarship is valued at $15,000.
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