Category: Academics

Chowan University Hosts Five Day Campapalooza

Chowan University recently hosted over forty high school students from June 23 to 28 at its annual “Campapalooza” academic summer camp. The five-day event provided rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a unique opportunity to experience university life and engage in exciting academic activities. During Campapalooza, students had the chance to live on campus, dine […]

Chowan University’s Department of Biology Provides Immersive Field Experience for Students

Chowan University’s Department of Biology continues to offer its highly popular field ecology class on the northern Outer Banks. Since 2015, this immersive course has provided students with invaluable hands-on experience in taxonomic identification, data collection techniques, and participation in ongoing research and monitoring projects. This summer, students had the opportunity to contribute to various […]

Senior Ronaldo Williams Receives NCICU Grant

Ronaldo Williams

Yesterday, North Carolina Independent Colleges & Universities (NCICU) revealed the names of the exceptional students who have been selected as the recipients of the prestigious 2024 Undergraduate Research Award. This year, 11 outstanding students from various NCICU institutions across the state were chosen for their work in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and psychology. Among […]

Dr. Audrey Griffin Retires from Chowan University Business Department

Dr. Griffin Retires

Dr. Audrey Griffin, Associate Professor of Information Systems and Management, has announced her retirement from Chowan University, effective at the end of this academic year. Dr. Griffin has been a member of the Chowan University faculty since 2011, making significant contributions to the university’s academic programs and leaving an indelible mark on the institution. During […]

Spring 2024 Dean’s List Announced

Squirrel Park

Congratulations to those students who made the Spring 2024 Dean’s List. These students have demonstrated exceptional dedication to their studies. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must have a semester grade point average of 3.25 to a 3.79 while completing a full-time course load. The following students have been named to the Spring 2024 […]

Spring 2024 President’s List Recipients Announced

President's List

The President’s Office is pleased to announce the outstanding academic achievements of President’s List students for the Spring 2024 semester. The President’s List honors those students who have achieved the highest level of academic excellence during the Spring 2024 semester. To qualify for the President’s List, students must earn a 3.8 or higher grade point […]

Tom Eisenmenger Retires from Chowan University Business Department after Two Decades

President Thomas presents Profesor Eisenmenger presented an award upon retirement

After two decades of dedicated service, Tom Eisenmenger, Assistant Professor of Information Systems at Chowan University, retired at the end of this academic semester. Dr. Hunter Taylor, speaking at the recent Faculty and Staff Appreciation Awards, reflected on Eisenmenger’s significant contributions to the Department of Business during his tenure. Eisenmenger, who joined Chowan University in […]

Dr. Gregory Taylor Named Recipient of Excellence in Teaching Award at Chowan University’s 165th Commencement Ceremony

Excellence in Teaching

Chowan University proudly announces Dr. Gregory Taylor as the esteemed recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award during its 165th commencement ceremony. This prestigious accolade, considered the highest honor for faculty members, is bestowed upon an individual who is chosen by their fellow colleagues on the university’s faculty. The selection process for the Excellence in […]

Chowan University Awards Charles Taylor Honorary Doctorate

The 165th commencement ceremony for Chowan University on Saturday, May 4th, 2024, was a momentous occasion. In addition to awarding degrees to 174 students, a unique honor was bestowed upon Charles “Chuck” E. Taylor. Chowan University awarded an honorary doctorate in business administration to former interim president Taylor for his exemplary service to the institution […]

Chowan University Gathers for Employee Appreciation and Recognition Day

President Thomas

On April 26th, Chowan University hosted its annual Employee Appreciation and Recognition Day, a special event dedicated to honoring the hard work and dedication of its faculty and staff. The university took this opportunity to recognize and celebrate the employees who have contributed significantly to Chowan’s success. Employees who have dedicated five years of service […]