Month: September 2016

Hawks Sweep Shepherd Rams in Season Opener

MURFREESBORO – The Chowan University women's tennis team swept Shepherd University on Saturday morning in their first dual match of the season.  With the win the Hawks start off the season with a 1-0 overall record, while the Rams post a 0-1 overall record after the loss.   The doubles duo of Cynthia Carrier and Angelique Gouin earned an […]

Hawks Earn CIAA Softball Highest GPA Award

CHARLOTTE, NC- The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) continues to honor its member institutions with the highest grade point average (GPA) to demonstrate its focus on the importance of academic success and standards for the upcoming year.  As the athletic seasons are well underway, teams will also be competing academically for the highest team GPA […]

Rupsch to Lead New School of Fine and Applied Arts at Chowan University

MURFREESBORO, NC – They say what goes around comes back around. Maybe it’s just a cliché, yet maybe it offers valuable insight into why people return to their first love. In the case of Chowan University and Christina Rupsch, it’s clearly the latter as Rupsch begins her third stint at Chowan University, this time as […]

Rogers Joins Men’s Basketball Coaching Staff

MURFREESBORO- The Chowan University athletic department along with Head Men's Basketball Coach Brett Vincent announced the addition of David Rogers to the men's basketball coaching staff.  Rogers serves as Assistant Coach. Rogers noted, "I'm excited about the opportunity to work at Chowan University and to be part of Coach Vincent's staff.  Brett is a proven winner everywhere he has […]

Aiken Added to Athletic Training Staff

MURFREESBORO- The Chowan University athletic department and Director of Sports Medicine Lisa Bland have announced the addition of Michelle Aiken to the athletic training staff.  Aiken serves as Assistant Athletic Trainer.  Bland noted, "We look forward to having Michelle join our staff.  She is very knowledgeable, and is looking forward to expanding her skillset at Chowan.  Michelle has a […]

Mosley Joins Athletic Training Staff

MURFREESBORO- The Chowan University athletic department and Director of Sports Medicine Lisa Bland have announced the addition of Kassy Mosley to the athletic training staff.   Mosley serves as Assistant Athletic Trainer.  Bland noted, "Kassandra brings experience from both the NCAA Division I and Division II levels and has worked with a wide range of athletic teams.  She brings an […]

Chowan University Continues Unprecedented Growth

MURFREESBORO, NC – Chowan University’s fall 2016 enrollment of 1,534 students is the largest in school history since returning to four-year status in 1992. It is the ninth consecutive year of undergraduate student growth at Chowan. Undergraduate enrollment this fall has climbed to 1,525. Under the leadership of President M. Christopher White, enrollment has grown […]

Relive the Romance of the Sixties

MURFREESBORO, NC – Travel back in time to the romance of the 60s with music from the Beatles, Johnny Cash, Brian Hyland, and Barbra Streisand. Dr. Chris White, President of Chowan University, released his new CD entitled Yesterday: Love Songs of the 1960s. This musical collection is titled after a popular Beatles’ song that is […]

Hawks Storm past Barton, Win Five Set Thriller

Box Score WILSON, NC- The Chowan University volleyball team clawed their way back from a 2-0 deficit to earn a thrilling 3-2 win over Barton College on Tuesday.  The Hawks improve to 2-3 on the year with the victory while the Bulldogs slide to 0-6 on the season after the setback. Tuesday's win over Barton marked […]

Place to Appear on The Batchelor Pad and Talkin’ Sports with Gattis Hodges this Week

MURFREESBORO- Chowan University Head Football Coach Tim Place will be featured on two radio shows this week.  Place will recap Chowan's 14-13 road win over Fayetteville State University and will give insight on the remainder of the 2016 season on The Batchelor Pad (Wednesday) and Talkin' Sports with Gattis Hodges (Thursday).  Chowan's road win over the Broncos […]