Department of English

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English
Chowan University’s English Department offers a variety of English classes focusing on composition, literature, and creative writing.
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English (9-12) Education
Chowan University offers a specialized curriculum to prepare students for successful careers in English Education.
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English, Creative Writing
Our majors have opportunities to play a major role in producing one of two publications at Chowan, The Brown Lady magazine and The Hawk Screech.
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Writing
Chowan University offers a 20 credit hour writing minor is intended to benefit English majors.
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Learn by Doing

English majors have regular opportunities for unique experiences. They can work as a tutor in our Writing Center, helping fellow Chowan students work on their essays. They can participate and play a leadership role in our departmental club, Poets, Inc. (which has won the Mission & Vision Cup as the best club on campus). Our majors also present at the Chowan University Student Research Conference (CUSRC) each spring and several students have also presented at the prestigious State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium.

As a major in the Department of English, you can connect your classroom knowledge with real-world experience. Our internships provide students with opportunities to gain practical experience in professional settings. The Chowan University chapter of the Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society, along with Poets, Incorporated offers students additional educational, service, and fellowship opportunities.


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Richard Brunson receives gift from Brayden Conboy
Academics, Campus News, Student Life, Campus Ministry

Baptists on Missions Leaders Relay Messages of Hope During Chowan University’s Taylor Religious Heritage Lectures

Baptists on Missions Executive Director-Treasurer, Richard Brunson was the featured speaker at Chowan University’s annual Taylor Religious Heritage Lecture on Monday, September 19. Student ministry chaplain Brayden Conboy presented Brunson with a check to help Ukrainian refugees. Chowan Christian Service Association (CCSA) and Campus Ministry students hosted concession stands at a recent football game to.

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Honors College 2022
Academics

2022 Honors College Induction

On the 22nd of September, Chowan University inducted fifty-one students into the Honors College at a ceremony conducted in Vaughan Auditorium. Dr. Whitaker and Prof. Patsy Taylor were guest speakers, while Myesha Faison and Rebekah Lucas spoke on behalf of the Honors College Student Association.  The Honors College is a curriculum designed for talented and.

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Rev. Dorian Daniels speaking at Chowan Chapel Service
Academics, Campus News, Campus Ministry

Rev. Dorian Daniels Preaches “Still More Worth Fighting For” at Chowan University Chapel Service

Rev. Dorian Daniels was the guest proclaimer at Chowan University’s Chapel service held on Wednesday, September 14. Rev. Daniels is the pastor of New Ahoskie Baptist in Ahoskie and is a member of the Chowan University Ministerial Board of Associates. Rev. Daniels, a Washington, DC native, holds a B.A. in Music from Virginia State University.

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Dr. Timothy Hayes Associate Professor of English; Chair, Department of English 252-398-6325

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Theresa Dilustro
Director of the Writing Center; Instructor of English
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Dr. Timothy Hayes
Associate Professor of English; Chair, Department of English
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Adjunct
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Carol Swain
Adjunct English Professor
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Catherine Vickers
Instructor of English
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