Year: 2019

Chowan Baseball Downs Mount Olive In Opener

The Chowan Baseball team tallied 14 hits to take down nationally-ranked Mount Olive 13-6 in the opening contest of the Conference Carolinas series on Friday afternoon. THE BASICS FINAL | Chowan 13, #17 Mount Olive 6 RECORDS | Chowan 10-11-1 (6-6), Mount Olive 18-7 (8-4) LOCATION | Murfreesboro, N.C. (Hawkins Field) INSIDE THE BOXSCORE Marquise […]

CU Recognizes Faculty Community Service

On March 19, Chowan University recognized John Davis, Distinguished Professor of English, and Timothy Hayes, Assistant Professor of English with the 2018-19 Faculty Excellence in Community Service Award at a dinner honoring the award finalists. This is an annual award presented to faculty who are involved with charitable, nonprofit, church, public service, or similar organizations […]

Beth Walker Named CIAA Defensive Player of the Week

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) released the Softball Weekly Awards for Week Five. Beth Walker picked up CIAA Defensive Player of the Week as the team competed at the CIAA Round-Up in Elizabeth City, N.C. Walker, a sophomore from Pasadena, Md., recorded a perfect fielding percentage during the seven contests posting 37 […]

CU’s Department of Communication Arts Holds Intern/Employer Day

Chowan University’s Department of Communication Arts held its annual Intern/Employer Day on March 19. This event is an annual career fair designed to put talented communication arts students together with recruiters seeking to fill internships and entry-level positions. Tom Brennan, Chair, Department of Communication Arts, says, “The ultimate goal for any of our graduates is […]

Chowan University to Inaugurate 23rd President

**WATCH LIVE** Kirk Edward Peterson will be inaugurated as Chowan University’s 23rd president on Thursday, April 4, 2019. The inaugural convocation will take place at 11 am in Turner Auditorium of the McDowell Columns Hall. The program will include personalities representing all aspects of the college constituency. The Call to Purpose will be delivered by […]

Chowan Picks Up Two More Wins At CIAA Round Up

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Extra base hits led the Hawks to two more wins at the CIAA Round-Up on Saturday as the Hawks defeated Johnson C. Smith and Fayetteville State in league action. THE BASICS FINAL GAME ONE | Chowan 9, Johnson C. Smith 1 – 6 innings FINAL GAME TWO | Chowan 9, Fayetteville […]

Chowan Heats Up At CIAA Round-Up

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Chowan Softball team started to find their swing at the plate in day one of the CIAA Round-Up hosted by Elizabeth City State picking up a pair of wins against St. Augustine's and Livingstone. THE BASICS GAME ONE FINAL | Chowan 4, St. Augustine's 2 GAME TWO FINAL | Chowan […]

Chowan University Adds Transfer Programs to Curriculum

On February 28, Brenda Tinkham, Chowan University Associate Provost for External Relations, signed articulation agreements in conjunction with the North Carolina Community College System and the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities that will allow community college students of fine arts or music to transfer those credits to Chowan in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree […]

Chowan University Lecture Series to Host Poetry Reading

On Friday, March 22 at 4 pm in Vaughan Auditorium, the William Bradley Salon Lecture Series will present a poetry reading featuring the work of Jennifer Newhouse, chair of the English department and Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Chowan University. Newhouse has been published in dozens of literary magazines, journals, and chapbooks and was […]

CU Appoints Bailey as VP for Enrollment Management

Chowan University is pleased to announce the promotion of Kim Sherman Bailey to Vice President for Enrollment Management. Bailey will be the first woman to hold the title of VP in almost two decades. “I am honored to serve in this role and to be able to continue giving back to a University that has […]