Celebrating the Iconic Figures in Hampton University's Historic Legacy ParkEleven exquisitely sculpted figures of men and women of varying ethnicities from all walks of life are virtually coming to life along the scenic waterfront of the historic campus of Hampton University. The veils were lifted in a special ceremony on Sunday, January 27 th revealing a breathtaking place of reflection that will forever be celebrated as “Legacy Park." All of the names and faces are iconic and have significantly contributed to the lives and futures of the students, faculty and staff of this storied, sesquicentennial institution of higher learning. Some of the names and faces are familiar and their connection to Hampton well known. Others spark surprise and intrigue as the discovery of their demonstrated support of Hampton’s mission is realized. The sculpted figures represent a wide spectrum of US Presidents, Civil Rights icons, HU alumni as well as the University founder Gen. Samuel Chapman Armstrong and President Dr. William R. Harvey, who …
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HAMPTON, Va. (January 25, 2019) – The Hampton University Cancer Research Center is sponsoring a free health screening for all men on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Hampton, VA, from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. The event is titled, ‘Men’s Day Out; Taking Charge of Your Health Today!’
HAMPTON, Va. (February 11, 2019) – The Hampton University William R. and Norma B. Harvey Library and the Department of English and Foreign Languages, will host the inaugural Hampton University Literary Festival on Saturday, April 6, from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Hampton University Student Center Ballroom. This event is designed to uniquely showcase creative writing and publishing in the Hampton Roads community.
HAMPTON, Va. (February 8, 2019) – The Hampton Players & Company is proud to once again present an innovative and exciting initiative for budding playwrights this semester. “The New Voices: New Plays” Series provides an opportunity for new playwrights in the Hampton Roads area to see their work produced as a staged reading for a live audience. This year, the playwrights are all successful Hampton University alumni who have continued …
HAMPTON, Va. (February 8, 2019) - Hampton University’s William R. Harvey Leadership Institute (WRHLI) hosted their annual leadership induction ceremony on Thursday, January 24, 2019, in the McGrew Towers Conference Center. A total of thirty freshmen students were inducted into the 2018-2019 class. Hampton University alumnus, DeWarren K. Langley (’07), was the guest speaker for the ceremony.
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