Year: 2020

Chowan Hosts 2020 Share the Well Week

Chowan University’s Campus Ministry hosted the 2020 Share the Well event from February 11th until 15th. The event kicked off on Tuesday the 11th with Elaine and Stephen Haber, International Mission Board Career Missionaries, as guest speakers in an intimate forum presentation in Marks Hall 203 at 4 pm. On Wednesday, February 12th, Amena Brown […]

Odom is Honored at Chowan’s Rouson Memorial Lecture

On February 5, 2020, Dr. Claude M. H. Odom Ed D. was honored with the Futrell/ Ruffin Community Service Award at the Rev. George T. and Luvenia B. Rouson Memorial Lecture in Turner Auditorium.  Dr. Claude Odom was born and reared in Gatesville, NC. He is the son of the late Alphonzo Bartell and Myrtle […]

Eresterine Guidry to Headline Chowan University Rouson Lecture

Eresterine Parker White Guidry will headline the Chowan University Reverend George T. and Luvenia B. Rouson Memorial Lecture on February 5, 2020, at 11 a.m. in Turner Auditorium of McDowell Columns Hall with the lecture titled, “The GLOW UP is REAL:  How a country girl conquered the CITY!”  A proud Murfreesboro native, Guidry attended Mrs. […]

Chowan University Welcomes Transfer Students from Louisburg College Pursuing a Baccalaureate Degree in Education

On January 16, 2020, Chowan University’s School of Education and Louisburg College in Education Degree Program signed an agreement that welcomes transferring Louisburg students pursuing a baccalaureate degree to complete their studies at Chowan.  In the agreement, Louisburg graduates of two-year associate of arts and associate of science degree programs are assured admission to Chowan […]

Chowan University Welcomes Amber Simpson as New Associate Minister

Chowan University warmly welcomes Amber Simpson as the new Associate Minister. She resides in Murfreesboro with husband Scotti and son Martin. Her education includes an MDiv in Theology from Central Baptist Theological Seminary and a B.S. in Secondary Education from Jacksonville State University. Simpson has held various ministry positions as well as being a high […]

Hassell Bids Chowan Farewell After Serving a Forty- Four Year Tenure

Linda Hassell, Cataloger and Special Collections Librarian, retired from Chowan University in December 2019. Her position’s responsibilities included: performing original and copy cataloging and classification of materials in all formats. She worked to ensure the accuracy of local bibliographic records based on OCLC records to provide service to faculty, staff and students using the online […]

History Professors to Present Enlightening Lectures at Chowan’s Impeachment Teach-In

On January 23, 2020, Chowan University will host the Impeachment Teach-in, an educational as well as an interactive lecture about impeachment in America’s past and present. This specific forum is designed to be a moment of public education, regarding an important current event. The lecture is rooted in the belief that education includes historical, political, […]

What’s new at CU?

In February, the Department of Athletics announced the addition of Acrobatics & Tumbling as the 20th varsity sport and 11th women's varsity sport in the athletic department. The Chowan University Department of Athletics in conjunction with the Office of the President at Chowan University announced the addition of eSports beginning Fall of 2020 back in […]