Month: April 2023

Dr. Montrose Streeter Attends Transact Conference 

Dr. Streeter at Transact

On April 18, 2023, Vice President for Student Affairs at Chowan University, Dr. Montrose Streeter, attended the National Association of Campus Card Users (NACCU) Conference in Austin, Texas. Dr. Streeter led a workshop titled: “Empowering The Future: Creating Inclusive and Diverse Student Internship Programs.” Dr. Streeter presented alongside Dr. Carmelita Coleman, the Director of Inclusion, […]

Chowan University Announces 2023 Promotion and Tenure 

Chowan Clock and Seal

On Thursday, April 20, 2023, the Chowan University Board of Trustees gathered for its annual spring meeting and voted on tenure and promotion. Tenure is defined as a permanence of position and is a multifaceted process that may take years for professors to achieve, if achieved at all. Requirements for tenure include but are not […]

Chowan University Awards Day Convocation 2023

Chowan University celebrated the academic and student organization accomplishments of students and faculty for the 2022-2023 academic year at the Awards Day Convocation on April 19, 2023. The awards are as follows: Vera Parker Womble Christian Service AwardShania Lashon Black of Greensboro, NC Commencement Marshals Dauquann Damarrie Capers of Jacksonville, NC Malachi Jar’quezs Cobb of Washington, NCAlex […]

Chowan University Hosts Senior Art Exhibition and Reception

Senior Art Exhibit

On Friday, April 21st, in the Green Hall Galleries on the Chowan University campus, this year’s graduating class of Graphic Design and Studio Art majors showcased their Senior Art Exhibition and were honored with a reception. This exhibition featured culminating bodies of artwork produced by the 14 graduates: Jaylen Baucom, B.S. Graphic Design, David Clark, […]

Farmville Middle School AVID Visits CU

Farmville Middle Avid

On Wednesday, April 19th, Farmville Middle School AVID Group came for a visit to Chowan University. Mrs. Keshia Williams, a Chowan Alumnus, coordinated with Anna Eure, Associate Director of Admissions Data and Operations, to bring a group of 71 students ranging from 6th to 8th grade to take a tour of Chowan and allow them […]

Chowan University Students Present Original Research at Annual Student Conference

The 25th Annual Chowan University Student Research Conference was hosted on April 18, 2023, as part of the 18th Annual Chowan Academic Forum: A Celebration of the Intellectual and Artistic Life of the University.   The Student Research Conference is open to any Chowan University student to present on any topic of interest. The only requirement […]

Dr. Ashley Doane Delivers John H. Davis Keynote Address

Doane Keynote

On Monday, April 17, Dr. Ashley Doane, Senior Lecturer for the Department of Psychology at Old Dominion University, delivered the John H. Davis Keynote Lecture entitled, “The Emergence of Cyberbullying: From Conceptualization to Prevention to Intervention.” This lecture was part of the 2023 Chowan Academic Forum and was delivered during the 18th Annual Faculty Interdisciplinary […]

18th Annual Faculty Interdisciplinary Symposium Connects Disciplines  


 Monday, April 17, 2023, Chowan University hosted the 18th Annual Faculty Interdisciplinary Symposium as part of the 18th Annual Chowan Academic Forum: A Celebration of the Intellectual and Artistic Life of the University.   The symposium unites faculty members across a unifying theme this year, “Connectivity,” to present related, original, and recent research to the student […]

Chowan University Hosts Eventful Hawks Fest Week 

Coach Harris of Cross Country and Women’s Lacrosse goes up against Skyler Davies of Men’s Basketball in a round of Family Feud.

On April 11, 2023, Chowan University kicked off a busy Hawks Fest week in celebration of Chowan University’s student pride. Student life paired with the Athletic Department, 4:13 chaplains, and the International Student Club to facilitate numerous student-orientated activities on campus throughout a packed CU week!  On Tuesday, a tie-dye event kicked off Hawks Fest, […]

Chowan University has Historic Chowan Gives Event 

Chowan University’s third annual day of giving was the most successful fundraising event of its kind in Chowan history and commemorated the 175th anniversary of the institution.  This year’s day of giving inspired 748 donors to give, totaling $332,284, surpassing the event’s fundraising goal of $175,000 to support various university areas. Alumni, friends, faculty, staff, […]