Battle of the 757

Nazim Trammell-Wells | Contributing Writer With schools that are only 14 miles apart, comparisons are inevitable. Here in Virginia, with no professional sports, it is a big deal when two local universities meet—especially schools in the Hampton Roads area, one of Virginia’s athletic hotbeds. Old Dominion University, a big-time university in the area, is a member of  Conference USA. Hampton University is a current member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, but will soon enter the Big South Conference following this July. Being in different conferences, the teams only compete against each other once a year. Last year, the Lady Pirates … Continue reading Battle of the 757

Traditional vs. nontraditional: Whose college is better?

Tianna Bradford | Staff Writer As we go home for break and we see our family, other cousins and siblings who are also in college, there’s always the debate of whose school is better and has the more leading potential. I’ve always asked myself what it’d be like if I went to a non-traditional school. If my campus were in the heart of New York or Chicago, would I still have the same school spirit? I interviewed Kayla Bradford, a junior psychology major at Pace University in Manhattan, New York. I asked her what it’s like to go to a … Continue reading Traditional vs. nontraditional: Whose college is better?

32 High School students participate in Scripps Howard’s Digital Media Summer Camp

Darryn Mumphery | Contributing Writer On July 12, Hampton University welcomed 32 high school students for it’s first ever DREAM Digital Media Academy, a summer camp geared towards increasing the presence of minorities in digital media and technology. “DREAM” is … Continue reading 32 High School students participate in Scripps Howard’s Digital Media Summer Camp