Chowan University Honors College Inducts New Members

The newest class of Honors College students at Chowan University were formally inducted on Sunday, September 20th during a special ceremony in Vaughan Auditorium. Keith Reich, Assistant Professor of Religion and Chair of the Department of Religion, served as the keynote Chowan University’s Honors College is a curriculum designed for talented and extremely motivated students who want to gain the most from their college experience. Honors courses are specially designed to develop students’ writing and discussion skills and their ability to think critically beyond the norm. Honors College students have the opportunity to attend cultural events, take field trips and build social responsibility through community service.

Fall 2015 Honors College Inductees

Lurin Abu-Hamamah (Sophomore – Business Administration Accounting– Bethlehem, Palestine)
Dwayne Brinkley (Sophomore – Business Administration Marketing – Enfield, NC)
Trevis Buckhanon (Sophomore – Business Administration Marketing– Woodlawn, MD)
Lexus Collins (Sophomore – Business Administration Accounting – Baltimore, MD)
Ty Crouse (Sophomore – Business Administration Marketing– Newport News, VA)
Francisco Ferrus-Flores (Sophomore – Business Administration – Guatemala City, Guatemala)
Victoria Baez-Quiroz (Sophomore – Pre-Law History – Pembroke Pines, FL)
Dalaiyah Boone (Freshman – Counseling Psychology – Maysville, NC)
Alexander Brouhard (Freshman – Graphic Design – Hubert, NC)
Jordan Butner (Sophomore – Allied Health Biology – Kill Devil Hills, NC)
Tyjae Clayborne (Sophomore – Graphic Design – Gwynn Oak, MD)
Haley Cox (Freshman – Exercise Science – Randleman, NC)
Kyle Davison (Sophomore – Sports Management – Durham, NC)
Rebecca Emory (Sophomore – Business Administration – Woodland, NC)
Alyssa Fairless (Sophomore – Business Administration – Colerain, NC)
Christian Funes (Sophomore – Allied Health Biology – Orlando, FL)
Alia Gilmore (Sophomore – Allied Health Biology – Upper Marlboro, MD)
Rafael Goncalves (Sophomore – Mathematics – Sao Paulo, Brazil)
Aalliyah Harrell (Freshman – Counseling Psychology – Rich Square, NC)
Quanasia Hill (Sophomore – Allied Health Biology – Greenbelt, MD)
Katrina Hodge (Sophomore – Alcohol/Drug Studies Psychology – Columbia, MD)
Amelia Heup (Freshman – English – Brookfield, WI)
Alex Jackson (Sophomore – Business Administration Information Systems – Stem, NC)
Rachel Judkins (Sophomore – Physical Education Exercise Science – Smithfield, VA)
Barkan Koprulugil (Sophomore – Business Administration Management – Winton, NC)
Marco Lujan (Senior – Business Administration Accounting – Murfreesboro, NC)
Kristan Pitts (Freshman – Business Administration Accounting – Murfreesboro, NC)
Victoria Smolchenkova (Sophomore – Business Administration Management – Murfreesboro, NC)
Kimlin Sykes (Sophomore – Business Administration Marketing – Newport News, VA)
Richard Whitted (Sophomore – Law Enforcement Criminal Justice– Durham, NC)
Angelique' Jackson (Junior – Creative Writing English – Murfreesboro, NC)
George Kattan (Freshman – Mathematics –Beit Jala, Palestine)
Shycquanda Loftin (Freshman – Elementary Education – Kinston, NC)
Juan Lopez (Sophomore – Sports Management – Jacksonville, NC)
Mawiyah Mason (Sophomore – Religion – Chesapeake, VA)
Chelsea Murphy (Sophomore – Fine Arts Studies – Connelly Springs, NC)
Kelsi Polson (Sophomore – Allied Health Biology – Aulander, NC)
Christopher Rodgers (Junior – Exercise Science – Suffolk, VA)
Amber Smaltz (Freshman – Undeclared – Norfolk, VA)
Sean Timmons (Freshman – Religion – Poquoson, VA)
Brittany Tschida (Sophomore – Sports Management – Fayetteville, NC)
Ashley Tutherow (Freshman – Allied Health Biology – Mesa, AZ)
Thornton Watson (Freshman – Business Administration – Raleigh, NC)
Taylor Whiteside (Freshman – Counseling Psychology – Bostic, NC)
Lewis Woodard (Freshman – Allied Health Biology – Pendleton, NC)
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Posts from September 2015

September 24, 2015
M. Christopher White, President of Chowan University, will give this year’s Taylor Religious Heritage Lectures on Monday, September 28th, and Wednesday, September 30th, at 11:00 am in Turner Auditorium within Chowan’s historic Columns building.
September 23, 2015
The newest class of Honors College students at Chowan University were formally inducted on Sunday, September 20th during a special ceremony in Vaughan Auditorium.
September 22, 2015
Chowan University’s Associate Professor of History, Dr. Greg S. Taylor, has released his third book highlighting the history of the Tar Heel State,James Larkin Pearson: A Biography of North Carolina’s Longest Serving Poet Laureate.
September 21, 2015
Conjuring images of dusty landscapes spotted with cactus and tumbleweeds, gunslingers squinting into the sun at high noon, and poker game brawls that spill out of the saloon and into the streets, Professor of English Dr.