Category: Faculty Features

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 […]

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 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 […]

Chowan University Honors Retirement of “Coach” Jim Hammond

Coach Hammond Retires

Chowan University announces the retirement of esteemed basketball coach and professor Jim Hammond. After 16 years of dedicated service to the university, Coach Hammond will be transitioning into the next chapter of his life, leaving behind a legacy of mentorship and inspiration. Coach Hammond’s journey at Chowan University began as a basketball coach, where he […]

Chowan University Welcomes Caleb Riggleman as Interim VP for Business Affairs

Chowan University is pleased to announce the appointment of Caleb Riggleman as the Interim Vice President for Business Affairs. Riggleman brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his new role, and the university is excited to have him on board. A native of Beverly, West Virginia, Riggleman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in […]

Austine Evans Named Chowan University’s Board of Trustees Chair

Austine Evans

Austine Evans, a distinguished alumna of Wake Forest University, has been named chair of Chowan University’s Board of Trustees, effective January 1, 2024. With an impressive background in education and a deep commitment to student success, Evans brings a wealth of experience and passion to her new role. Having served previously as a Board of […]

Cecil Hollomon Named Vice Chair of Chowan University’s Board of Trustees

Cecil Hollomon

Chowan University’s Board of Trustees has named Cecil Hollomon as the Vice Chair, effective January 1. Hollomon, having been recognized as a distinguished alumni of the university, attended the university following in his family’s footsteps to pursue a degree in Business. After graduating with the class of 1968, he obtained a BS and MS and […]

Chowan University Welcomes Elizabeth Grace Evans as Newest Admissions Counselor

Grace Evans

The Chowan University Office of Admissions is excited to announce the recent appointment of Elizabeth “Grace” Evans as the newest admissions counselor. Evans, a native of Roanoke Rapids, graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelors of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Following her  graduation, Evans began work as a Recruiter at Maxim Healthcare […]

Chowan University Welcomes Harri Lovett as Director of Business and Industry Partnerships

Harri Lovett takes on New Role

Chowan University is pleased to announce the appointment of Harri Lovett as the Director of Business and Industry Partnerships. Lovett, a recent graduate of Chowan University, brings a wealth of experience and a passion for fostering connections between the university and the business community. His work will play an integral part in the University’s new […]