August 25, 2011

URGENT UPDATE: ALL CLASSES CANCELLED FRIDAY, AUGUST 26.   MACU cancels classes Friday, August 26  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE----Classes at Mid Atlantic Christian University will be canceled Friday (August 26, 2011) and all day Saturday. Student evacuation is strongly encouraged by 11:00 a.m. Friday when the residence halls will close. Traditional students residing in Pearl A. Presley  will be under mandatory evacuation procedures. Students who cannot arrange lodging should inform their residence hall director or the Student Life Department immediately.  Students needing emergency housing will depart from campus at 10:00 a.m.    On Friday, August 26, the employees will follow a normal workday schedule.    MACU will place updates on its website ( ) should a change in operating hours or other university services become necessary.  MACU will also distribute notices via university e-mail accounts. Recorded messages will also be available on the Mid-Atlantic Inclement Weather hotline at 252-334-2074, and emergency messages sent via the University Notification System. The university also place update on Wavy TV 10, WVBT Fox 43, and WNCT- TV-Channel 9- Greenville, NC. Please join us in praying...

University Officials Monitor Hurricane Irene

August 24, 2011

Mid-Atlantic Christian University officials are monitoring the projected path of Hurricane Irene in the Atlantic Ocean and making preliminary storm preparations on campus.As of 8 a.m. Thursday, August 25, Hurricane Irene is expected to pass over North Carolina's Outer Banks, with the storm center remaining just offshore as it passes Elizabeth City during the overnight hours of Saturday, August 27, and Sunday, August 28. Potential impacts on northeast North Carolina, including Elizabeth City, are unclear, but models indicate that the Elizabeth City area could experience tropical storm or Hurricane category I force winds. The area is under a hurricane watch. At this time, the university has made no changes to its operating schedule. Students living in Mid-Atlantic housing have been receiving instructions on hurricane preparedness, and the University is maintaining close communication with regional emergency management sources. Grounds and facilities personnel are making preliminary preparations in the event that hurricane category 1 force winds and heavy rain impact Elizabeth City. Updates for Mid-Atlantic students and employees will be posted to the Mid-Atlantic website as needed....

Sunday Night Live Postponed

August 24, 2011

Due to the threat of Hurricane Irene we are postponing SNL. SNL rescheduled for September 18. 

New Athletic Coaches

July 18, 2011

MACU is looking forward to a great year in Athletics. Earlier, we announced the addition of Darrell Hairston as the Athletic Director. We also welcome back two former coaches:Paul Pipkin, assisted by Lisa Pipkin has been named coach for the Lady Mustangs Volleyball team. The team under his leadership captured three straight conference championships. We are excited to have him return to guide our team again.Neal Alligood ‘98 will also return as basketball coach. He served as Athletic Director and Head Men's and Women's Basketball coach from 1998 to 2001. Neal’s love for the University has been seen through numerous ways over the years. MACU looks forward to his guidance on the court once again.

Preaching Seminars

July 18, 2011

Where: Mid-Atlantic Christian University; 715 N. Poindexter Street, Elizabeth City NC, 27909 About the Speaker: Robbie PhilipsM. Divinty D. MinistyAssociate Professor of PreachingRobbie has served churches in Elizabethan, Bristol, and Johnson City, TN. He did his Master of Divinity at Emmanuel School of Religion and his Doctor of Ministry with Asbury Theological Seminary. Robbie joined the Mid-Atlantic Christian Faculty in 2010. Click here to register!