Day: April 6, 2018

W. Frank Rose, Jr. receives Spirit of Chowan Award

During the Board of Trustees luncheon on April 5, 2018, President M. Christopher White presented W. Frank Rose, Jr., Board of Trustees Chair, the Spirit of Chowan Award. “I want to honor a trustee whose service has been and continues to be extraordinary,” stated Dr. White. He described Rose as a churchman, businessman, leader, and […]

Jim Grimsley presents 2018 Hobson Lecture at Chowan University

“I dreamed of being a writer from the time I started reading books because books were a world I could get into and control, and I couldn’t control the world around me,” said North Carolina author Jim Grimsley as he presented the 2018 Mary Frances Hobson Lecture at Chowan University, April 2, 2018. His lecture […]

Chowan University Students selected as 2017 Best of Show for Printing Industry of the Carolinas Student Awards

Chowan University Graphic Communications students Shelby Barlowe of Nebo, NC, and Gabby Wilson of Suffolk, VA, were announced as the NAPCO “Best of Show Student Award” Winners in the 2017 Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA) Awards Collegiate Print Competition. The students worked under the guidance of Dr. Mitchell Henke, Associate Professor of Graphic Communications, […]

Chowan University Trustee Hugh Vincent receives Friends of Scouting Award

Chowan University Trustee Hugh C. Vincent received the Hertford and Bertie County Distinguished Citizen Award on March 15, 2018, from the Boy Scouts of America. In appreciation for his service to the scouts of Hertford and Bertie County, Lewis-Deanes district, and the East Carolina Council, he was presented with a Friends of Scouting Limited Edition […]