Day: April 22, 2016

CUSRC Awards of Excellence

Over 140 students gave presentations during the Chowan University Student Research Conference, which was held on Tuesday, April 19. The Chowan University Student Research Conference Awards of Excellence honor students for outstanding presentations in each one of the conference's nine divisions. By the quality of their participation, these students exemplify what is best in the […]

Advisor of the Year Award

Professor Patsy Taylor received the 2015-2016 Chowan University Faculty Advisor of the Year Award. The award is given each year to recognize excellence in academic advising. All students, faculty, and staff were invited to nominate an academic advisor. Selection is based on the following criteria:   Availability to advisees, Approachability, Monitoring of student progress toward academic […]

Senior Ambassador Award

The purpose of the Senior Ambassador Award is to acknowledge student ambassadors for their outstanding service to the University. This year, the recipients are: Vaughan Byrd Sarah Davis Issa Farhoud Melanie Harris Kinsey Modlin Charles Mustian Christina Thomas

Commencement Marshals Announced

Commencement Marshals are selected from those members of the junior class (2013 cohort) with the highest grade point average. Marshals serve in three capacities: Awards Day Convocation, the Senior Banquet, and the Commencement Ceremony. The 2016 marshals are: Carlos Arroyo Gonzalez Calvin Bowe Brook Bowen Sierra Burston Carolyn Goodman Melissa Hernandez Trevor Marshall Chantel Roberts […]

Lewis Nicholson is Alpha Chi Teacher of the Year

The student body chose Professor Lewis Nicholson, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice as the 2015- 2016 Alpha Chi Teacher of the Year. The award is based on: superior grasp of subject matter, outstanding presentation skills, help outside the class-room, advising, and extracurricular involvement. With this honor, Professor Nicholson will serve as the keynote speaker for […]

Departmental Awards

Our students are a bright and gifted group that Chowan is proud to have as members of our community. There are several annual academic awards available to students that encourage engagement in teaching, learning, service, and scholarship. On Wednesday, April 20, we gathered to celebrate and acknowledge the academic achievements of our students. The Cheryl […]

University-wide Awards

The Order of the Silver Feather is an honorary service fraternity, the purpose of which is to give recognition to those students who have been especially outstanding in their service to the campus community and whose loyalty to Chowan University has been extremely noteworthy. Not more than six students are selected each year, these having […]


R. Clayton Lewis Outstanding Resident Assistant Award Is presented to the RA who has best fulfilled his/her responsibilities. The recipients are Isiah McCullum and Taylor Porter. Passport to Fall Cash winners include Tracey Addison, Tia Fleming, and Tyler Webb. Amber Cunningham is the winner of the IPad. Alpha Lambda Delta Maria Leonard Book Award Is […]

Academic Awards

The Joseph Lee Parker Scholarship is awarded to a rising junior or senior Health and Physical Education major. He or she must be a good role model, demonstrate scholarly pursuits, and show evidence of leadership. The Joseph Lee Parker Scholarship is awarded to Sierra Burston. The Raymond Memorial Science Scholarship is awarded to a returning […]

Excellence in Leadership Awards

The following awards presented by Student Affairs are to recognize Excellence in Leadership at Chowan University. The Advisor Award is presented to the club advisor who exemplifies extraordinary leadership and dedication to the students of the organization. This year’s recipient is Pamela Woodard for the Criminal Justice Club. The Excellence in Leadership – Emerging Leader […]