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Welcome to the new home of Award Winning Journalist Harry Minium

August 14, 2018
By ODU Athletics

"Old Dominion University is very fortunate to be able to attract and retain the services of such a prolific and brilliant writer as Harry Minimum. One of the more highly decorated writers of our time, Harry is a master story teller and understands the changing times within the print communication industry," ODU Athletic Director Dr. Wood Selig said. "Harry will allow ODU to be leading edge in our communication with our various constituents and ODU fans worldwide will quickly benefit from the addition of Harry Minium to our ODU team."

Minium is a Norfolk native and an Old Dominion graduate (BA, English, 1977) who wrestled for two seasons for the Monarchs. He graduated from Norview High School and Tidewater Community College before enrolling at ODU. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1984 with a Master's degree in mass communications.

Links to Harry Minium's stories and columns on ODU athletics:

ODU wants to continue Conference USA tradition of being a bracket buster

Jeff Jones was a courageous man and good coach before and after he won the C-USA title

ODU headed to the NCAA tournament after an 8-year absence

ODU vs. WKU is the championship game that Conference USA deserved

In spite of loss to WKU, Nikki McCray right on schedule in building a championship program at ODU

ODU coach Jeff Jones is grateful to be coach of the year, but what he really wants is an NCAA tournament bid

B.J. Stith was a worthy choice for C-USA Player of the Year, but so would have been Ahmad Caver

ODU has two basketball head coaches who have overcome cancer, and won 20 games this season

Priority Automotive Club has already generated $4 million in fundraising, and will provide ODU football with $500,000 per year

Missouri a huge favorite, but expect ODU to do well when its hosts MAC wrestling tournament this weekend

Ahmad Caver followed a tough path to ODU, and his story, and his pain, are reflected in his tattoos

Progress continues on S.B. Ballard Stadium as west side tower is topped off

ODU won Conference USA regular-season title with grit and determination

ODU wants to win regular-season C-USA title at UTSA

ODAF holds first of three town hall meetings on new football season ticket plans

ODU made a ton of big shots against WKU, and is one victory away from C-USA title

ODU begins bonus play with a big home game against Western Kentucky

Dear coaches in top 25 poll, please pay attention to what's really happening in Conference USA

Blake LaRussa interview set to air on CBN's 700 Cub

Key for bonus play is to win the regular-season title and ensure NIT bid

Return of Wendy Larry and ODU victory made Hoops for the Cure a special night

ODU has the right coach, and right facilities, to be competitive in women's volleyball

ODU hasn't been this good in men's and women's basketball in a long time

ODU President John R. Broderick played a huge role in fundraising success

ODU's Sa'Derian Perry was the feel-good story of 2018 NCAA tournament

Bryan Stinespring is a blue-collar guy who believes in ODU's mission

ODU just made a major upgrade to its football coaching staff

ODAF raised a record $16.1 million in 2018

ODU has upgraded its football defensive coaching staff

ODU had two epic victories over Western Kentucky this season

Jeff Jones said ODU needs fan support for WKU, Marshall games

I've never met a more faithful football player than Blake LaRussa

Taylor Heinicke earned the right to start in the NFL

Wilder makes good on pledge to remake defensive roster 

Upset of Syracuse an indication this could be a special basketball season for ODU

Conference USA adds UAB, UTSA to 2019, 2020 ODU football schedules

ODU's future football schedules

Dave Twardzik says ODU defense grew up a lot during Rivalry Week

Watch Foreman Field being demolished in one minute