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Daily Press
HU alum Francena McCorory among the favorites heading into Olympic trialsBefore her days at Hampton University, even before she came to Bethel High, Fra
HU alum Francena McCorory among the favorites heading into Olympic trials
Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
Before her days at Hampton University, even before she came to Bethel High, Francena McCorory had the tools. They carried her as far as the London Olympics in 2012, where she won gold in the 4x400-meter relay. But four years later, as she attempts... Read more
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NBC News
Google's Yolanda Mangiolini Seeks to Diversify Workforce Through HBCUson recruiting students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs
Google's Yolanda Mangiolini Seeks to Diversify Workforce Through HBCUs
NBC News / Posted yesterday
on recruiting students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). In 2014, they expanded the GIR to Hampton University, Fisk University, Spelman and Morehouse College. By 2015, the GIR program had expanded to seven HBCUS,... Read more
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Daily Press
Early plans being made for next year's 50th Hampton Jazz Festivalbig anniversary year. "That conversation will start tomorrow," he said. The c
Early plans being made for next year's 50th Hampton Jazz Festival
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
big anniversary year. "That conversation will start tomorrow," he said. The conversation includes the city of Hampton and Hampton University, as well as George Wein and Joe Santangelo, two promoters who have partnerships with the jazz... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an emptiness when he went to church. At Hampton University, a historically black university, he learned about the Nation of Islam through their events like the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an emptiness when he went to church. At Hampton University, a historically black university, he learned about the Nation of Islam through their events like the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an emptiness when he went to church. At Hampton University, a historically black university, he learned about the Nation of Islam through their events like the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an emptiness when he went to church. At Hampton University, a historically black university, he learned about the Nation of Islam through their events like the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an emptiness when he went to church. At Hampton University, a historically black university, he learned about the Nation of Islam through their events like the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an
LGBTQ Muslims find voice, identifying with different worlds
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
35, of Detroit was raised Presbyterian by immigrants from Jamaica, but felt an emptiness when he went to church. At Hampton University, a historically black university, he learned about the Nation of Islam through their events like the... Read more
5 related stories
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Daily Press
Free and cheap fun across the Peninsula to fill your summer calendarrich history with the room where Jefferson Davis was held prisoner and shares t
Free and cheap fun across the Peninsula to fill your summer calendar
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
rich history with the room where Jefferson Davis was held prisoner and shares the past of the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps. Hampton University Museum: 100 E. Queen St., Hampton. Founded in 1868, it's the oldest African-American museums, containing... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Lions cheerleader hopefuls give it their allon my face and high energy and just made sure I had fun,” said Felder, who rece
Detroit Lions cheerleader hopefuls give it their all
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
on my face and high energy and just made sure I had fun,” said Felder, who recently returned to the area after attending Hampton University in Virginia, where she received degrees in biology and medical science in preparation for a career in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
UTC Women To Play In Naismith Hall Of Fame Hoops Tourneyat Chattanooga Bowling Green State University vs. Lafayette College Hosted at
UTC Women To Play In Naismith Hall Of Fame Hoops Tourney
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
at Chattanooga Bowling Green State University vs. Lafayette College Hosted at University of South Carolina November 20 Hampton University vs. University of South Carolina St. Peter's University vs. University of Maine November 21 University... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
UTC Women to Play in Naismith Hall of Fame Hoops Tourneyat Chattanooga Bowling Green State University vs. Lafayette College Hosted at
UTC Women to Play in Naismith Hall of Fame Hoops Tourney
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
at Chattanooga Bowling Green State University vs. Lafayette College Hosted at University of South Carolina November 20 Hampton University vs. University of South Carolina St. Peter's University vs. University of Maine November 21 University... Read more
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KERA North Texas
US city learning from Dutch 'living with water' approachdike. “This was the part that excited the Dutch the most, I think,” said Mason
US city learning from Dutch 'living with water' approach
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
dike. “This was the part that excited the Dutch the most, I think,” said Mason Andrews, an architecture professor whose Hampton University students did the early design work for plans that would be fine-tuned during the Dutch visit. The new... Read more
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Daily Press
Father's Day prompts sports memories for manycoached Adria on summer travel teams, and she starred at Warwick and Menchville
Father's Day prompts sports memories for many
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
coached Adria on summer travel teams, and she starred at Warwick and Menchville high schools, earning a scholarship to Hampton University, where she'll be a freshman in 2016-17. "When I was younger, my mom started me in dance classes and... Read more
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Daily Press
Juneteenth Freedom Festival returns to Newport News on Saturdaytours of the Newsome House Museum and Cultural Center at noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m
Juneteenth Freedom Festival returns to Newport News on Saturday
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
tours of the Newsome House Museum and Cultural Center at noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m., as well as a community award ceremony. Hampton University student Dominique Lassiter has been helping promote the event through social media and is looking forward... Read more
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Daily Press
Unchained and Free … at lastfirst public reading of that document in the South occurred beneath an oak tree
Unchained and Free … at last
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
first public reading of that document in the South occurred beneath an oak tree that still stands today on the campus of Hampton University. The 13th Amendment to the Constitution which abolished slavery, was formally ratified by the required... Read more
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Daily Press
HU holding business and engineering summer campwant to learn about engineering, business, and how the disciplines intertwine a
HU holding business and engineering summer camp
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
want to learn about engineering, business, and how the disciplines intertwine are invited to apply for a summer program at Hampton University. The "Business of Engineering" camp will be held from June 20 to July 1. It is still accepting applicants... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'I believe it was a hate crime,' First Central pastor says of fire-bombThursday morning. Rev. Dr. Demetrius Carolina was woken up early in Hampton, V
'I believe it was a hate crime,' First Central pastor says of fire-bomb
Staten Island Advance / Posted 21 days ago
Thursday morning. Rev. Dr. Demetrius Carolina was woken up early in Hampton, Va., where he was attending the annual Hampton University ministers conference. His first thought was to make sure no one was hurt -- thankfully nobody was and the... Read more
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PhysOrg
How do black men fare in IT careers?University, and historically black colleges Howard University, Southern Univers
How do black men fare in IT careers?
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
University, and historically black colleges Howard University, Southern University and A&M College, Dillard University and Hampton University. In answering the interview questions, participants were asked to reflect upon their life histories to... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook feedback June 7: Miss USA pageant, possible road rage incident, gazebo at BuckroeHampton University professor Desiree Williams made it into the final 10 contest
Facebook feedback June 7: Miss USA pageant, possible road rage incident, gazebo at Buckroe
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Hampton University professor Desiree Williams made it into the final 10 contestants but did not take home the title of Miss USA during the pageant Sunday night. Deshauna Barber, Miss District of Columbia USA, won the crown. Alicia McGonigle: So nice... Read more
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Daily Press
Chesapeake Bay awareness at the forefront this weekOysters are filter-feeders that help clean the bay's waters. More local semina
Chesapeake Bay awareness at the forefront this week
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Oysters are filter-feeders that help clean the bay's waters. More local seminars will be offered from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Hampton University Marine Science Building on June 16, and at The Mariners' Museum in Newport News on June 23. The seminars... Read more
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Philly.com
Waverly L. Easley, 91, former Phila. Tribune president, CEOArmy during World War II, the Tribune said. After the war, Mr. Easley graduate
Waverly L. Easley, 91, former Phila. Tribune president, CEO
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
Army during World War II, the Tribune said. After the war, Mr. Easley graduated with a business degree from what is now Hampton University. While in college he married Ruth Coles, his high school sweetheart. In 1951, he earned a master's degree... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University professor finishes in top 10 of Miss USA pageantDespite being called one of the most "overall consistent" contestants, Hampton
Hampton University professor finishes in top 10 of Miss USA pageant
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
Despite being called one of the most "overall consistent" contestants, Hampton University professor Desiree Williams did not take home the title of Miss USA during the pageant Sunday night. Williams, who serves as interim director of the William R.... Read more
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Daily Press
Voting open for HU's Miss USA contestantHampton University professor and alumna Desiree Williams is competing for the t
Voting open for HU's Miss USA contestant
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
Hampton University professor and alumna Desiree Williams is competing for the title of Miss USA Sunday night. Williams, who serves as the interim director of the William R. Harvey Leadership Institute at HU, won the title of Miss Virginia USA last... Read more
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Daily Press
HU's Holloway has already made history, but he wants moreHAMPTON — Hampton University track coach Maurice Pierce hadn't considered the p
HU's Holloway has already made history, but he wants more
Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
HAMPTON — Hampton University track coach Maurice Pierce hadn't considered the possibility until someone brought it up. But it's true: Senior Trey Holloway became the Pirates' first male athlete to qualify for the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Vote for Miss Virginia in the Miss USA pageant!Dr. Desiree Williams visited the News 3 studios in April! HAMPTON, Va. – Dr. D
Vote for Miss Virginia in the Miss USA pageant!
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 27 days ago
Dr. Desiree Williams visited the News 3 studios in April! HAMPTON, Va. – Dr. Desiree Williams, a Hampton University Professor and the reigning Miss Virginia will compete in the Miss USA pageant Sunday. Dr. Williams is the Director of the William R.... Read more
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Daily Press
Jefferson Lab scientist wins $2.5M research awardaccelerators are also used in making computer chips and treating cancers — the
Jefferson Lab scientist wins $2.5M research award
Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
accelerators are also used in making computer chips and treating cancers — the Proton Therapy Institute at Hampton University, for instance, uses an accelerator to selectively destroy malignant cells. An accelerator works by using... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
VIDEO: Federal complaint filed in Barstow deputy-involved shootingDeputy Woods."Archibald has said her son suffered from a mental illness that fi
VIDEO: Federal complaint filed in Barstow deputy-involved shooting
Desert Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
Deputy Woods."Archibald has said her son suffered from a mental illness that first reared its head while he was attending Hampton University, although she was unsure whether it was schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, saying he would see a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Wendell Holmes, 1922-2016: Education, civil rights pioneer was passionate about his causesto school as well, taking on leadership roles at parent-teacher organizations.
Wendell Holmes, 1922-2016: Education, civil rights pioneer was passionate about his causes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
to school as well, taking on leadership roles at parent-teacher organizations. When they went to college at his alma mater, Hampton University in Virginia, he boosted his alumni participation, said his son, Wendell P. Holmes III. “His career... Read more
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Daily Press
Tuesday's "360": Pilots earn win in opener; HU hires Graves as basketball assistantruns — six earned — on 10 hits in 4 1/3 innings. COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Brian Gr
Tuesday's "360": Pilots earn win in opener; HU hires Graves as basketball assistant
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
runs — six earned — on 10 hits in 4 1/3 innings. COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Brian Graves said on Twitter that he is going to Hampton University as an assistant coach. He was the head coach with Bryant & Stratton in the junior-college ranks and in Boo... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Revealed: Early Anti-Black Roots Of The Holocaustin Washington, D.C., North Carolina College for Negroes (now North Carolina Cen
Revealed: Early Anti-Black Roots Of The Holocaust
New Haven Independent / Posted a month ago
in Washington, D.C., North Carolina College for Negroes (now North Carolina Central University), Hampton Institute (now Hampton University) in Virginia, and Talladega University in Birmingham. The influx of German-Jewish academics offered an... Read more

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