The Student Connection
The Student Connection

The Student Connection

HPER Students Travel to Bali

HU HPER students work with a group of orphanage children in Bali.

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HU HPER students work with a group of orphanage children in Bali.

Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) Department Chair, Dr. Chevelle Hall, took 10 students to Bali, Indonesia to conduct research and volunteer with the Bali Sports Foundation. For two weeks, Hall and her students conducted research pertaining to helping individuals with physical challenges, and presented research proposals at Udayana University, one of the largest universities in Bali.

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HU Seniors Receive Hampton Sheriff Scholarships

Jocelyn Cannon and Edward Robinson

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Jocelyn Cannon and Edward Robinson

Two Hampton University seniors received scholarships from the Virginia Sheriffs' Institute. Sheriff B.J. Roberts, of the Hampton Sheriff's Department, awarded the $1000 scholarships to Edward Robinson and Jocelyn Cannon June 4.

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HU Names Eugene Marshall, Jr. as New AD

Eugene Marshall, Jr.

Eugene Marshall, Jr.

Eugene Marshall, Jr. has been named the Director of Athletics at Hampton University, where he will take over for Novelle Dickenson. Marshall brings well over two decades of athletic administration experience to the Pirates.

Two years ago, after conducting a national search, HU appointed Dickenson, who was a political science professor, to the position of Director of Athletics. At that time, there was a need for increased focus on the area of student-athlete academic performance.

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