Military Science

Army

Five Things To Know About Army ROTC

  1. Army ROTC is a career opportunity through leadership
  2. Army ROTC is a premier leadership development opportunity and offers a Leadership Minor to both contracted and non contracted students
  3. Outstanding Alumni Mentorship and Support Network
  4. Paid internships
  5. Travel abroad opportunities and adventure training (Airborne School, Air Assault School and Military Dive School)

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Navy

Five Things To Know About Naval Science

  1. Offers a variety of training and leadership opportunities to prepare you for a career as a Navy or Marine Corps Officer
  2. Benefits include college scholarships, monthly stipends, and hands-on training
  3. Established to develop midshipmen mentally, morally and physically
  4. Each summer you will see the Fleet while serving aboard ships and squadrons
  5. Camaraderie in an elite organization of students

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HUUC

Five Things To Know About Military Affairs, University College

  1. Tuition rate is reduced for Military related students to $250.00 per credit hour
  2. Contact academic advisors: Kevin Marrow (757) 637-2310 or Aretha Hagwood (757) 728-6107
  3. Career Assessments are always available, POC: Darla Paul-Dixon (757) 727-5873
  4. Blackboard Support: (757) 727-5103
  5. Point of contact for Military Affairs/ VA Certification and Information: Kristal Kinloch (757) 637-2993 or Shawna Mason 757-637-2593

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RADM Sylvia Trent-Adams, Class of 1987, Shatters Another Glass Ceiling

RADM Sylvia Trent-Adams, Class of 1987, Shatters Another Glass Ceiling

October 15, 2018 - The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) today announced the election of 75 regular members and 10 international members during its annual meeting. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

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NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Seeking Applicants at Chesapeake Job Fair

NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Seeking Applicants at Chesapeake Job Fair

October 5, 2018: NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic will hold a job fair Oct. 14, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Chesapeake Conference Center at 700 Conference Center Drive, Chesapeake, Va. 23320. NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic has 600 current openings and would like to meet with local students, alumni, veterans and other qualified candidates in the area to discuss career opportunities. 

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Lieutenant Alisha Maitland-White, Hampton University graduate Class of 2012, Speaks About Her New Position at ODU

Lieutenant Alisha Maitland-White, Hampton University graduate Class of 2012, Speaks About Her New Position at ODU

HAMPTON, Va. (August 29, 2018) — Lieutenant Alisha Maitland-White, Hampton University graduate Class of 2012, has recently been assigned as an admin officer for the Navy ROTC unit at Old Dominion University. We did a quick Q&A with her to find out more about her position and where she’s headed from here.

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Hamptonians Spend the Day at Sea

Hamptonians Spend the Day at Sea

HAMPTON, Va. (August 6, 2018) — Some Hamptonians got the chance to go to sea over the weekend. Going to sea encompassed riding on three vessels courtesy of the United States Coast Guard. Those present got the opportunity to ride on the Coast Guard's primary training ship, "Eagle." The Coast Guard Academy cadets receive practical training on navigation and operating the ship at sea. Dr. Jarris Louis Taylor Jr., Director of the Hampton University William R. Harvey Leadership Institute was in attendance, as well as LTC (R) Claude Vann, III (Class of 1977). 

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Hamptonian Colonel Kevin Russell, Accepts Command in Honduras

Hamptonian Colonel Kevin Russell, Accepts Command in Honduras

HAMPTON, Va. (July 20, 2018) — U.S. Army Colonel Kevin Russell, Hampton University Class of 1992, accepted command of Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base in Honduras on July 17, 2018.

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Colonel Janeen Birckhead (c/o 1991) To Be Promoted to Brigadier General

Colonel Janeen Birckhead (c/o 1991) To Be Promoted to Brigadier General

HAMPTON, Va. (July 2, 2018) — Colonel Janeen Birckhead, Hampton University graduate class of 1991, will be promoted to Brigadier General on Saturday, July 14, 2018. This is a momentous ceremony where Birckhead becomes the 14th Hamptonian to reach flag officer status.

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HU Military Alumna Speaks about President Trump's Meeting with Kim Jong Un

HU Military Alumna Speaks about President Trump's Meeting with Kim Jong Un

Hampton University alumna Asha Castleberry, who is commissioned through the Army ROTC program and is an adjunct faculty professor at Fordham University in New York, spoke on the Tom Joyner Morning show yesterday about President Trump's meeting with North Korea's Leader Kim Jong Un.

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Hampton University Alumna Janeen Birckhead Becomes Commander of the Maryland Army National Guard

Hampton University Alumna Janeen Birckhead Becomes Commander of the Maryland Army National Guard

Hampton, VA - June 4, 2018 - Hampton University alumna, COL (P) Janeen Birckhead, graduated in 1991 from HU. Yesterday, in Baltimore, MD, Birckhead became Commander of the Maryland Army National Guard. 

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HU Army ROTC Students Travel Abroad for the Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency Program

HU Army ROTC Students Travel Abroad for the Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency Program

Three Hampton University Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) cadets traveled to Liberia, Germany and Romania for the entire month of June, 2016.

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HU Alumni Inducted Into Inaugural U.S. Army ROTC National Hall of Fame

HU Alumni Inducted Into Inaugural U.S. Army ROTC National Hall of Fame

Hampton University is proud to announce that two former officers at the “Mighty Pirate Battalion” have been selected as national Hall of Fame Inductees.

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Hampton ROTC Hosts 68th Annual Military Ball

Hampton ROTC Hosts 68th Annual Military Ball

Hampton, VA. – The Hampton University Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) hosted their 68th Annual Military Ball on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 18:00 (6:00 PM). The event was held at the Virginia Air and Space Center located in Hampton, Virginia.

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HU ROTC Celebrates 100th Anniversary

HU ROTC Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Hampton University’s Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) opened the program’s weeklong celebration to kick off their 100th Year Anniversary Event with a Cadet Helicopter Movement exercise on Feb. 6, 2016. 

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Hampton University on hand for first-ever NATO News Conference for College Students

Hampton University on hand for first-ever NATO News Conference for College Students

Norfolk, VA— Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), General Denis Mercier held a news conference for 11 local journalism students from Hampton University, Norfolk State and Regent during the annual Chiefs of Transformation Conference (COTC) at the Waterside Marriott in Downtown Norfolk Dec 9.

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HU University College Opens Academic Advising Conference

HU University College Opens Academic Advising Conference

Hampton University’s University College (HUUC) faculty presented the opening session at the National Academic Advising Association 2015 Virginia State Drive-In Conference. 

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