The Student Connection
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The Student Connection

First Lady Michelle Obama Visits Hampton University

Michelle Obama addresses the crowd at HU

Michelle Obama addresses
the crowd at HU.

First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama visited Hampton University Nov. 2, four days before her husband was re-elected to the office of the President of the United States for a second term. Inside a packed Holland Hall, FLOTUS encouraged students to make sure their friends were registered to vote, and gave several reasons why they should vote for her husband, Barack Obama, the first African-American to hold the post.

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Wells, McCorory return to HU as alums & 2012 Olympic Medalists

Francena McCorory and Kellie Wells answer questions at the meet and greet event.

Francena McCorory and Kellie Wells answer questions at the meet and greet event.

Hamptonians and Olympic Medalists Francena McCorory '10 and Kellie Wells '06 returned to their Home By the Sea during homecoming week, and were greeted by an adoring crowd of students, community members, press, faculty, and staff. All were eager to see the hometown heroes at a meet and greet press conference that was part of the campus' 2012 homecoming festivities. The event, organized in conjunction with USA Track and Field, was Oct. 25 in the Student Center Ballroom.

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Tips For a Healthy Thanksgiving

The Hampton University Thanksgiving Holiday is approaching. Yummy! And, there’s more good news! You can eat well and healthily. Check out these healthy eating tips from fitsugar.com so the only extra pounds your bring back to campus are in your luggage!

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