Hampton University Athletics Receives NCAA Academic Success GrantHAMPTON, Va. – The NCAA has awarded the Hampton University Department of Athletics $675,000, over a three-year period, to continue the tradition of excellence on-and-off the field of play. The NCAA Accelerated Academic Success Program (AASP) grant will provide resources to further enhance HU Athletics’ commitment to building leaders and champions and providing an education for life by funding additional academic advisors, graduate assistants and computer technology during team travel. In the 2014-15 academic year, Hampton boasted 117 student-athletes who made the Dean’s List in the fall semester. In addition, 73 Hampton student-athletes were named Mid-Eastern Athletic All-Academic, and 42 student-athletes received their degrees. Eleven Hampton student-athletes were inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma, the national college athlete honors society. With the grant, Hampton will enhance the academic support for athletes. “We have some very bright and gifted …
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Hampton, Va - Hampton University's Student Support Services Program has been awarded a $1,461,700 continuation grant from the U.S. Department of Education to increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants. Through this grant HU will continue to provide low-income and first-generation college students with opportunities for academic development, assist students with basic college requirements, and motivate students toward the …
Tony Brown, university dean emeritus and professor of the Hampton University Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications, will be inducted into The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) 2015-2016 Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC on Dec. 16 as part of NABJ’s 40 th Anniversary Gala.
Hampton University’s Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications today announced a $500,000 Challenge Grant from 21st Century Fox, the world’s leading portfolio of film and television brands. The funds, which are conditional on the school raising a matching amount of $500,000, will support activities inside the Scripps Howard School’s new Center for Innovation in Digital Media.
HBCU media and fundraising professionals converged on the Hampton University campus for the AARP National HBCU Media Week and the HBCU Awards July 9-11. The Summit is designed to engage the national HBCU community in media literacy and development and provided best practices in media culture building for HBCU communities from around the nation
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