Day: March 23, 2018

Chowan University announces 2018 Mary Frances Hobson Award Recipient

MURFREESBORO, NC –  Chowan University is pleased to announce Jim Grimsley as the 2018 recipient of the Mary Frances Hobson Prize for Distinguished Achievement in Arts and Letters. Grimsley’s most recent work is titled How I Shed My Skin, a memoir about school desegregation in North Carolina.  The memoir marked his return to Algonquin Books […]

Chowan University NAACP to host Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration

The Chowan University Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People announces the “Honoring the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration on the 50th Anniversary of his Assassination.”  The event will be held April 4, 2018 at 7pm at Chowan University in Turner Auditorium of McDowell Columns Hall. […]