Month: September 2017

Chowan University hosts Upward Bound session

MURFREESBORO, NC – Chowan University Whitaker Library hosted 36 Upward Bound high school students from Bertie, Hertford, and Northampton counties over this past summer. During the session, Sarah Bonner, Reference Librarian and Instructional Coordinator, provided an interactive presentation to engage students on the topic of best internet search practices. Bonner demonstrated how to use the […]

Lucci Lifts Hawks Women’s Soccer Past Converse

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Chowan Women's Soccer team remains unbeaten on the season as the Hawks dominate Converse 3-0 in Conference Carolinas action on Wednesday afternoon. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 3, Converse 0 RECORDS | Chowan 4-0-2 (3-0-1), Converse 2-4-2 (1-3-1) LOCATION | Spartanburg, S.C. (Fulp Field) INSIDE THE BOXSCORE Carolina Lucci provided all the […]

Regionally Ranked Men’s Soccer Shuts Out Newberry

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The regionally ranked Chowan Men's Soccer team continued to win at home to move to 4-2-1 overall with a 2-0 shutout of Newberry in non-conference action on Tuesday afternoon. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 2, Newberry 0 RECORDS | Chowan 4-2-1, Newberry 2-4-1 LOCATION | Murfreesboro, N.C. (Hawks Soccer Field) INSIDE THE […]

CU Volleyball Remains Perfect In North Against Lions

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Chowan Volleyball extended their winning streak to three matches as the Hawks soared to a straight set victory over the visiting Lions of Lincoln (Pa.) in CIAA Northern Division action. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 3, Lincoln (Pa.) 0 SCORES | 25-14, 25-16, 25-10 RECORDS | Chowan 4-8 (3-0, 4-3), Lincoln […]

Chowan Harris Scholars Selected

Out of over 90 applications, Chowan selected 28 students to receive the Harris Scholarship for the Study Abroad Trip to England and Scotland. They are: Bishara A'ary Elijah Adams Catherine Armstrong Grace Arredondo Susan Balladares Zoe Beale Ravine Billy Olivia Borer Jaime Calcagno James Conley Kyle Davison Jax Eddleman Shakira Harris Ashley Hernandez Sarah Hull […]

Chowan University enrollment steady as retention climbs

Breaking records is one thing, but maintaining a sustainable growth while others struggle is something else entirely. The unprecedented growth of Chowan University has made headlines for over a decade, and the numbers continue to hold steady. Enrollment for the fall semester exceeds 1,500 students for the third consecutive year. Never before has Chowan University […]

Career Day Runs Hawks Football Past Blue Bears

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Chowan Football team picked up their first win of the season behind a strong running attack and stellar defensive play on their way to a 25-12 victory against CIAA foe Livingstone on Saturday evening. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 25, Livingstone 12 RECORDS | Chowan 1-3 (1-0), Livingstone 0-4 (0-1) LOCATION […]

Hawks Men’s Soccer Upsets #12 Lees-McRae

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Chowan Men's Soccer team upset #12 ranked Lees-McRae, 3-2, in overtime in Conference Carolinas action on Saturday afternoon. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 3, #12 Lees-McRae 2 OT RECORDS | Chowan 3-2-1 (1-1-1), Lees-McRae 5-2-1 (3-1-0) LOCATION | Murfreesboro, N.C. (Hawks Soccer Field) INSIDE THE BOXSCORE Toby Sims, Denis Roule, and Terell Williamson found […]

Hawks Volleyball Leashes Bulldogs At Home

MURFREESBORO, N.C. – The Chowan Volleyball team rolled to their second straight CIAA North Division win as the Hawks defeated the visiting Bulldogs of Bowie State in straight sets on Sunday afternoon. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 3, Bowie State 0 SCORES | 25-9, 25-16, 25-9 RECORDS | Chowan 3-8 (3-2), Bowie State 0-10 (0-5) […]

Two Friends of Music events in one week

The Music Department at Chowan University in conjunction with the Friends of Music Artist Series will host two free concerts the week of September 24, 2017. At 3:30 pm on Sunday, September 24, Wayne Hedrick, former principal flutist of the U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band, will be joined by Chowan’s own, Paula Pressnell, pianist. The concert will include selections from Bach, Mozart, Debussy, […]