Hampton University to Give Displaced Bahamian Students One More Free SemesterHAMPTON, Va. (November 7, 2019) – On Halloween night, the displaced Bahamian students who currently attend Hampton University from the University of the Bahamas – North campus for the fall 2019 semester, received quite a treat. Hampton’s President, Dr. William R. Harvey, made an announcement to the students that they will be able to return to Hampton University next semester – free of charge. “Thankfulness is a virtue and every single one of you who I’ve talked with appears to be so thankful for what we have done,” Dr. Harvey said. “I’m going to issue a blanket order that those of you who are in good standing, academically and socially, I’m going to let you come back another semester, under the same auspices. Room, board, and tuition. Free.” The students from the University of the Bahamas- North campus have acclimated to Hampton University life very well. Several offices on campus, such as the International Office, …
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HAMPTON, Va. (Nov. 12, 2019) — The Hampton University family is mourning the loss of alumna Dr. Mary T. Christian, class of 1955, who passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019 at the age of 95. Dr. Christian was one of Hampton University’s most notable and influential alumna who positively impacted the entire campus and the larger community through her career in public service.
HAMPTON, Va. (November 12, 2019) –Hampton University alumna Charlese Hawkins-Hatton (c/o 2011) recently received the 2019 CAMMY Inclusion Award for her work as a producer at PhillyCAM – the community media center that airs original content on Philadelphia’s public access television. The red carper style ceremony was held on October 20 at the Lightbox Film Center in Philadelphia, PA.
HAMPTON, Va. (November 8, 2019) –The Hampton University Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications welcomed New York Times Investigative reporter and creator of the landmark ‘1619 Project’ – Nikole Hannah-Jones to campus to meet with students, and discuss with a packed audience this important project.
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