Hampton University
Events Happening in January
01/06/2020 - #142
HAMPTON, Va. (January 6, 2020) - Please be aware of several events happening in January.

  • Hampton University Winter Commissioning Ceremony

Saturday 11 January 2020 at 1100

Phenix Hall Auditorium

Commissioning Address by LTG (Ret.) Robert Ferrell

Commissioning Cadets:

Jamil J. Campbell II - Signal Corps , Branch Detailed Infantry, Active Duty

Monaesha S. Hamilton - Quartermaster Corps , United States Army Reserves

Haydee K. Ruiz-Cardenas - Army Nursing Corps, Active Duty

Food and Refreshments will be provided at the reception following the ceremony.  The reception will be located in the Student Center 2nd Floor Meeting Room located above the Pirate's Place Apparel Store.

Parking is available in Lot 18 (next to Phenix Hall) and overflow parking is available in Lot 5 (across from student center).


  • Promotion to Lieutenant Colonel

MAJ(P) David Butler, Class of 2003

Hosted  by LTG Darrell K. Williams Class of 1983

Headquarters, Defense Logistics Agency, FT Belvoir

Thursday, January 30th at 1100hrs

David has delayed his promotion so that LTG Williams could conduct the ceremony.  He also comes from a long list of Hamptonians, his Uncles were both in the Pirate Battalion; Townsend Jackson was the Cadet Battalion Commander in 1974 and Anthony Falls was also in that 1974 Class and if I am not mistaken he was the S3.


  •  Promotion to Colonel

LTC(P) Carl Faison, Class of 1994

Hosted by MG Rodney Fogg

U.S Army Combined Arms Support Command, FT Lee, VA

Memorial Chapel, Building 10600, Sisisky Boulevard and Battle Drive

Friday, January 31st at 1100hrs



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