Hampton University to Endow a $25,000 Scholarship for a Child Affected by the Tragedy at the Virginia Beach Municipal CenterHAMPTON, Va. (June 5, 2019) — The Hampton University Family was saddened to learn of the horrific shooting incident that occurred at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center on May 31, 2019. To demonstrate our support for the victims’ families, Hampton University has established the Virginia Beach Endowed Scholarship: Educational Fund for Families of the Municipal Center Tragedy in the amount of $25,000. The earnings of the endowment will go towards a scholarship for a dependent of a shooting victim who chooses to attend Hampton University. The initial scholarship will be $10,000 per year for four years. Thereafter, the amount will be determined by the interest that the endowment will produce. The University would like to invite the public to contribute to this endowment and join us in making a positive difference in the life of a child affected by this tragedy. By contributing, you can ensure that the minimum amount of $10,000 is …
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HAMPTON, Va. (June 13, 2019) –Hampton University is hosting an Equestrian Summer Camp starting on June 17 for kids aged 7-17 who are interested in gaining knowledge of all types of horses, riding equipment and terminology. This day camp uses friendly, trained horses to make reading fun and enjoyable. Registration is available now online.
HAMPTON, Va. (June 12, 2019) – Hampton University student, Carlos Mayers, rising junior, computer information systems major, was recently part of The Pitch 2019 competition’s first place winning team, which built an app that helps school teachers. The Pitch 2019 is a four-day conference in Durham, NC, where selected scholars use critical and creative thinking skills to solve problems.
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