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Chowan University was pleased to host a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, September 9 at the site of the new chapel. This new facility is to be built adjacent to the historic McDowell Columns Hall. The chapel will seat guests, and its de includes large side doors which will allow the chapel guests to interact with the landscape around it. Guests will be able to overflow into the beautiful area of the iconic Kerr Gazebo and Alumni Walk. The sanctuary is deed to be an inviting place for reverence and worship. The chapel is in the drawing and fundraising phase of the project.
Plans are to complete the project in time for the university's th celebration of its founding in Following the prayer, University President Dr. Kirk E. Peterson gave a word of welcome to all those in attendance and shared the need for a chapel on campus. It will also allow various students and organizations like Mimes of God, Instruments Of Praise, Daughters of the Most High, and many others, to express their gifts through creative outlets. He noted that the University has built residence halls for housing students, classrooms for teaching, athletic facilities for competition, and with this groundbreaking, the chapel would offer students a place for worship.
Additionally, in Mr. The ceremony concluded with a blessing from the Minister to the University, Rev. Mari E. Benjamin Thorburn and accompanied by the Department of Music chair, Dr. Mary Hellmann. The event transitioned to the ceremonial groundbreaking. Vice President for Advancement, Andy Wilson organized the platform party with their commemorative shovels to break ground. His generous commitment helped make this project possible. Olive wood crosses and hearts from Bethlehem were given to all as tokens of remembrance. To see video highlights of the event go to this link. University Relations news chowan.
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