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Daily Press
Thursday's Virginia sports roundup: Iverson, McCorory, Lewis among Lower Va. Peninsula Hall pickswill be inducted. So will Olympic relay gold medalist Francena McCorory and Oly
Daily Press / Posted 3 hours ago
will be inducted. So will Olympic relay gold medalist Francena McCorory and Olympian Yvette Lewis, who both starred for Hampton University and in the Peninsula District.Bev Vaughan, the first athletic director and men’s basketball coach at... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Historical Society to meet at Holly Knollserved. Dr. Moton was one of the most influential African-American educators a
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted yesterday
served. Dr. Moton was one of the most influential African-American educators and leaders of his generation. A graduate of Hampton University, he became the commandant of the male cadet corps there (the equivalent of dean of men). Moton was later... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Hampton University professor wins $1M from Virginia Lottery scratcherHAMPTON, Va. – A Hampton University professor recently won $1 million from a Vi
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
HAMPTON, Va. – A Hampton University professor recently won $1 million from a Virginia Lottery scratcher! Dr. Calvin Lowe and his winning Virginia Lottery scratcher Dr. Calvin Lowe picked up a Gold Bar Bonanza ticket at the 7-Eleven store at 744 J.... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook feedback July 19: I-64 toll plan, Gloucester fatal crashHampton University alumna Alyson Rae Lawson, of Dallas, Texas, was one of three
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Hampton University alumna Alyson Rae Lawson, of Dallas, Texas, was one of three finalists in the convenience store chain's first franchise giveaway contest targeted exclusively to women entrepreneurs. She graduated from HU with a bachelor's degree in... Read more
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Daily Press
Telling our story in stonepublic reading in the South of the Emancipation Proclamation. Her lessons forme
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
public reading in the South of the Emancipation Proclamation. Her lessons formed the initial foundation of what is now Hampton University. The Emancipation Oak still stands on its campus. It is wisely said that civic-minded individuals should... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University alumna Alyson Rae Lawson wins 7-Eleven franchiseHampton University alumna Alyson Rae Lawson, of Dallas, Texas, was one of three
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Hampton University alumna Alyson Rae Lawson, of Dallas, Texas, was one of three finalists in the convenience store chain's first franchise giveaway contest targeted exclusively to women entrepreneurs. She graduated from HU with a bachelor's degree in... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University alumna wins 7-Eleven franchiseOscar Smith Middle School in Chesapeake, and Young selected the Montessori Educ
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Oscar Smith Middle School in Chesapeake, and Young selected the Montessori Educational Foundation. HU wins 3 HBCU awards Hampton University took home three prizes at awards honoring historically black colleges and universities Friday night. HU... Read more
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Reality TV World
Eric Bigger -- 10 things to know about Rachel Lindsay's 'The Bachelorette' bachelorTraining. - He obtained his Associate's degree from Howard Community College i
Reality TV World / Posted 3 days ago
Training. - He obtained his Associate's degree from Howard Community College in 2008 and then a Bachelor's degree from Hampton University in Entrepreneurship years later. - Eric comes from a big family, which includes an older sister Erica, a... Read more
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Daily Press
Cuker: Monopolies, power of moneyto corporate greed, incompetence and monied interests. Cuker is a professor of
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
to corporate greed, incompetence and monied interests. Cuker is a professor of Marine and Environmental Science at Hampton University. He teaches a course in Renewable Energy and Sustainability, and lives in an 80-year-old house in Hampton... Read more
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Daily Press
Professional athletes show commitment to 757 at youth football camponly athletic skill but civic responsibility. As part of its football weekend,
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
only athletic skill but civic responsibility. As part of its football weekend, HYRF also hosted a roundtable discussion at Hampton University on Thursday, "From 757 to the NFL." One of the topics at hand: What has made the Hampton Roads area a... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Monument sees statuary restorationof Victoria Pollard, a George Washington Carver summer intern. Pollard is work
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
of Victoria Pollard, a George Washington Carver summer intern. Pollard is working on her masters degree in architecture at Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia. She has been interning at the Monument this summer and was asked to help with the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'The Bachelorette' contestant Eric Bigger discusses Baltimore ahead of hometown episodethe city is lacking love, acknowledgment of how real it is, how humble it is,”
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
the city is lacking love, acknowledgment of how real it is, how humble it is,” he said. After Howard, Bigger attended Hampton University in Virginia, where his “personality opened up” and he expanded his interests. He co-hosted a radio show... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia high school students plan mission to Marsprogram through the Virginia Space Grant Consortium. The VSGC is a group of fiv
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
program through the Virginia Space Grant Consortium. The VSGC is a group of five colleges and universities, including Hampton University, NASA, state agencies and other institutions that represent aerospace education and research. "Each year... Read more
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Daily Press
Michael Vick, Mike Tomlin, Aaron Brooks speak on pride, attitude that's key to 757 athletes' successSitting in the audience, Hampton University track and field director Maurice Pi
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Sitting in the audience, Hampton University track and field director Maurice Pierce, a football player at Warwick High nearly a decade before Vick played there, whispered his opinion just before Vick answered. "It comes down to one thing: Attitude,"... Read more
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Daily Press
From the 757 to the NFLMike Tomlin, center, and Michael Vick laugh as Hampton University president Dr.
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Mike Tomlin, center, and Michael Vick laugh as Hampton University president Dr. William Harvey gives an introduction before the start of a roundtable discussion at the university Thursday July 13, 2017. Mike Tomlin, center, and Michael Vick laugh as... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Hampton hosts gridiron icons for ESPN panel discussionhead coach Mike Tomlin; Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor and former NFL q
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
head coach Mike Tomlin; Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor and former NFL quarterbacks Mike Vick and Aaron Brooks at Hampton University’s Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications Auditorium Thursday, July 13 at 3:30 p.m. The... Read more
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NBC News
Meet the museum director who is redefining how the Civil War is toldof the state’s capitol during the 1700s, she was surrounded with history. She g
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
of the state’s capitol during the 1700s, she was surrounded with history. She got her bachelor's and master's degrees from Hampton University where she focused on museum studies. Coleman started her career as a college student at the Colonial... Read more
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Reality TV World
Eric Bigger -- 9 things to know about Rachel Lindsay's 'The Bachelorette' bachelorTraining. - He obtained his Associate's degree from Howard Community College i
Reality TV World / Posted 10 days ago
Training. - He obtained his Associate's degree from Howard Community College in 2008 and then a Bachelor's degree from Hampton University in Entrepreneurship years later. - Eric comes from a big family, which includes an older sister Erica, a... Read more
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Daily Press
Steelworkers reach tentative contract with Newport News shipyardspokesman. Details were not immediately released, but union members will be bri
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
spokesman. Details were not immediately released, but union members will be briefed on the deal Sunday afternoon at the Hampton University Convocation Center. Union members must still vote to ratify the deal. In a news release, Kirk said the... Read more
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Daily Press
Saturday's regional sports roundup: Troy Williams nets 29 to send Rockets past Nuggets in NBA's Las Vegas Summer Leaguethe Indiana Hoosiers, bouncing between the NBA and its developmental league. H
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
the Indiana Hoosiers, bouncing between the NBA and its developmental league. Hampton Roads Seven Cities Pro-Am League: Hampton University rising sophomore Lysander Bracey scored 25 points and Grambling's Nigel Ribeiro 15 as East Beach Ford beat... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cops kicked her out of Arden Fair mall. So she flashed them.according to Miles. “My bra wasn’t supposed to be showing. It was just a malfu
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
according to Miles. “My bra wasn’t supposed to be showing. It was just a malfunction with my outfit,” Miles, a junior at Hampton University in Virginia, said Friday. “Once he told me, I pulled my shirt down and fixed it.” The Sacramento Police... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
When she interviewed for a dishwashing job, Lina Hu got a $40-million ideapeople I have either worked with or competed with for many years.”Personal Hu
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
people I have either worked with or competed with for many years.”Personal Hu is on the board of trustees of Virginia’s Hampton University, and she has served on a Commerce Department advisory committee representing small and minority... Read more
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Daily Press
Lester: A cleaner Hampton River at riskNASA Langley Research Center led a tour showcasing innovative practices that re
Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
NASA Langley Research Center led a tour showcasing innovative practices that reduce pollution entering the river. Last fall Hampton University students worked with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to survey the Hampton River's oyster population. The... Read more
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Daily Press
Spotlight on a Hampton figure who is no longer 'hidden'She spent her entire life in Hampton, graduating from George P. Phenix Learning
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
She spent her entire life in Hampton, graduating from George P. Phenix Learning Center and then from Hampton Institute (now Hampton University). Raymond Lewis, a crane operator in his 39th year at the shipyard, has been married to Caroline Marie... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton officials get lesson on how city can help clean the Chesapeake BayHe's going to start with restaurants. Foundation oyster restoration specialist
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
He's going to start with restaurants. Foundation oyster restoration specialist Heather North outlined the research she and Hampton University student Jonathan Rogers have been doing on where and when the most oyster spat — baby oysters — can be... Read more
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Reality TV World
Eric Bigger -- 8 things to know about Rachel Lindsay's 'The Bachelorette' bachelorunderstandably growing antsy and impatient. - Eric, originally from the tough
Reality TV World / Posted 24 days ago
understandably growing antsy and impatient. - Eric, originally from the tough streets of Baltimore, MD, graduated from Hampton University Magna Cum Laude. - Eric obtained his Associate's degree from Howard Community College in 2008 and then a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Couple find NC student athletes millions in college scholarshipsbut it’s to get them a free education.” A football network Emerson Martin lau
The News & Observer / Posted 26 days ago
but it’s to get them a free education.” A football network Emerson Martin launched his NFL career after graduating from Hampton University in Virginia, signing on as a free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs in 1993. “I was able to play in 1994... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Local father-son duo fuses sports, paint, and poetryRICHMOND, Va. - With the stroke of a brush, a masterpiece is born. For Hampton
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 26 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. - With the stroke of a brush, a masterpiece is born. For Hampton University alumnus Jeromyah Jones, the beauty of art lies within the final destination, not the process. "It's not just being able to paint what's in front of you," said... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University to open Student Success CenterThis fall, every incoming Hampton University freshman will receive a prescripti
Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
This fall, every incoming Hampton University freshman will receive a prescription. That prescription, dubbed the Individual Plan for Academic Success, or I-PASS, will lay out what to do in order to be successful in college. Some students who may be... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton Jazz Festival turns 50 with sellout on opening nightexperience. "I've come here many times," said Milmer Little, who grew up in Ha
Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
experience. "I've come here many times," said Milmer Little, who grew up in Hampton. "I used to come when it was still at Hampton University. ... It's exciting to be able to keep doing it." The festival began in 1968, and the first two years of... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton's Francena McCorory wins PSC award, still mining for gold on world track and field stageFemale High School Athlete. As a collegian, she was selected the Most Outstandi
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
Female High School Athlete. As a collegian, she was selected the Most Outstanding Female In-State College Athlete and the Hampton University Athlete of the Year. A three-time NCAA champion at 400 meters for Hampton, McCorory, 28, has since shined... Read more
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Daily Press
Community notes: McCorory gains Peninsula Sports Club's top annual awardfirst president and co-founder. This year’s recipient was Francena McCorory. Mc
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
first president and co-founder. This year’s recipient was Francena McCorory. McCorory, a graduate of Bethel High and Hampton University, earned her second Olympic gold medal in 2016 as a member of the winning women’s 1,600-meter relay. The... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Chris Laws packs a punch as he leaves Virginia to chase his dreamstill doubt the cruiserweight’s future as a fighter. He’s nearly 30 and didn’t
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 29 days ago
still doubt the cruiserweight’s future as a fighter. He’s nearly 30 and didn’t pick up the sport until his senior year at Hampton University. But Chris won’t beat himself up over a few folks saying he can’t do something. He learned that lesson... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University football relying on revamped coaching staffIt wasn't planned this way, but Hampton University will go into the 2017 season
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
It wasn't planned this way, but Hampton University will go into the 2017 season with a very different look within its coaching staff. Connell Maynor, the head honcho, remains. So does veteran defensive coordinator Michael Ketchum. But overall, five... Read more
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Daily Press
Two fans haven't missed a Hampton Jazz Festivalthe festival annually since the inaugural event in 1968 at Armstrong Stadium on
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
the festival annually since the inaugural event in 1968 at Armstrong Stadium on the campus of then-Hampton Institute (now Hampton University). "I've seen almost everybody you know in the music industry during the time the jazz festival started,"... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton University nominated for 11 HBCU AwardsHampton University is up for 11 possible prizes at awards honoring historically
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
Hampton University is up for 11 possible prizes at awards honoring historically black colleges and universities next month. The historically black institution will find out which honors it takes home in the 2017 HBCU Awards at the conclusion of the... Read more
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Reality TV World
Eric Bigger -- 7 things to know about Rachel Lindsay's 'The Bachelorette' bacheloron him because there are definitely red flags. - Eric, originally from the tou
Reality TV World / Posted a month ago
on him because there are definitely red flags. - Eric, originally from the tough streets of Baltimore, MD, graduated from Hampton University Magna Cum Laude. - The Bachelorette contestant obtained his Associate's degree from Howard Community... Read more
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The Temple News
Artem Kapshuk to transfer to Texas Techseason. Mauro expects him to be a “Top-50 player in the country.” Temple also
The Temple News / Posted 1 months ago
season. Mauro expects him to be a “Top-50 player in the country.” Temple also added Juan Araoz, a sophomore transfer from Hampton University, and Mark Wallner, an incoming freshman from Germany. Mauro expects all three to be top contributors to... Read more
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Daily Press
50 years of the Hampton Jazz Festivalto a younger crowd.John Scott was one of the central figures in founding the Ha
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
to a younger crowd.John Scott was one of the central figures in founding the Hampton Jazz Festival. Scott was a senior at Hampton University when he helped start the festival, and he was the primary local promoter until the year 2000. (Joe Fudge /... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodleto the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school,
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
to the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared for college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodleto the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school,
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
to the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared for college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodleto the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school,
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
to the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared for college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodleto the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school,
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 1 months ago
to the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared for college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodleto the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school,
Dayton Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
to the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared for college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodleto the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school,
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
to the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared for college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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ajc.com
Google honors Susan La Flesche Picotte with doodlethe education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she
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the education system at a young age. By the time she finished grade school, she was well prepared fofr college, attending Hampton University with her sister. Although the institution encouraged women students to return home to be housewives after... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton umpire Troy Fullwood, a man of many hats, heads to College World Seriesup playing baseball but began focusing solely on football when he entered high
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
up playing baseball but began focusing solely on football when he entered high school. He went on to play defensive back at Hampton University from 1990-93, but umpiring little league games was an easy way to make a buck. After graduating with a... Read more

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