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Mid-Atlantic Christian University to Re-launch Women’s Volleyball

August 08, 2012

Mid-Atlantic Christian University to Re-launch Women’s Volleyball Elizabeth City, NC - August 6, 2012 -  The Athletic Department at Mid Atlantic Christian University announces the re-launch of her Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball program beginning fall 2013. After winning five straight conference championships in the Shenandoah & Chesapeake Athletic Conference from 2004 to 2008, the MACU Lady Mustangs took a break from competing in women’s volleyball.   Now the Lady Mustangs will be back and plan to rebuild to the place of prominence they once enjoyed. Resuming the intercollegiate volleyball program is another bold step in the process of growing the university’s athletic program, which offers men’s and women’s basketball in addition to women’s volleyball. MACU will be aggressively recruiting quality young women who desire to be a vital part of the university. Such women should desire to successfully complete a Mid-Atlantic degree program, will be a person of high character, will seek to excel in the classroom as well as on the court, and also be an integral part of MACU’s “missional mindset” of investing in the local community. President Clay Perkins noted, “We are excited to resume women’s volleyball at Mid-Atlantic. Athletic Director Neal Alligood...

MACU Announces Spring 2012 Dean's List

May 17, 2012

Dean's List for Spring 2012 SemesterThe Dean’s List is comprised of full-time students (12 or more credit hours) whose semester GPA is 3.500 or above.  Students achieving a 4.000 are indicated with an asterisk (*). Joshua Scott Bondy*Brittany Aryn BrooksSarah A. CarpenitoChristopher Bradley CherryJacqueline A. Cohoon-Kight*Bryan E. CooperDanika J. Morales Cooper*Olivia CrehanKathryn Lorraine HackettVictoria Leigh HaskinsAmanda L. KightTiffany Jeannette KrissRonald Eugene LawrenceKyle LayfieldBrandon L. LewisMark Alexander Mann, Jr.*Abigail Ruth MinchellaKimberly Laura NaugleJacob R. OkerlundAttah Djogoessah OsebrehCecelia Elizabeth ParsonsCharlene Danielle RiddickRead More

Retirement and New Face in Registrar's Office

May 17, 2012

After 42 years of service, Joan Sawyer, will be retiring as Mid-Atlantic Christian University's Registrar.  Her last day is scheduled to be June 30, 2012.  The University will miss Joan's abilities in managing an office that regularly flexuates with the growing demands of higher education. Students and staff alike will miss her warm and friendly leadership in this important office.  Yolanda Teske has been hired as the new registrar.  Miss Teske comes to MACU by way of Crossroads College, Rochester MN, where she has been the college's bookkeeper since 2003.  She is a graduate of Crossroads College (B.S.) and Bethel University (M.A.).  MACU extends a warm welcome to Miss Teske as she begins her duties on July 1, 2012.

MACU Announces Chick-fil-A Leadercast Conference

April 21, 2012

Elizabeth City, NC – April 20, 2012- The School of Professional Studies at Mid-Atlantic Christian University is the local host site for the 2012 Chick-fil-A Leadercast on Friday, May 4.   This Atlanta-based simulcast brings together a select group of world-class leaders in business, broadcasting, sports and mass-media with 125,000 local CEO’s, business owners, managers and their employees in a day of content-rich experiences, stories and lessons based on the theme of micro-decisions leading to macro results. Cost for the full day event is only $59 if registered by April 30. Attendees may register online at www.macuniversity.edu/event/chick-fil-a-leadercast.  Group discounts are available. MACU and Eastern Pet Company are proud to host this event as the local introduction to MACU’s School of Professional Studies.  The event will be held in the Blanton Campus Life Center, with conference check-in beginning at 8:00 a.m. on May 4. Dr. Clay Perkins, President of Mid-Atlantic, said, “We are excited to be hosting this world class leadership event on our campus. We are proud to partner with the national sponsor, Chick-fil-A, as well as our local sponsor, Eastern Pet Company.  We look forward to having many area leaders and business executives sharing in this event...

Mid-Atlantic Christian University Honored for Community Service

March 27, 2012

Mid-Atlantic Christian University Honored for Community Service Elizabeth City, N.C. – The Corporation for National and Community Service and the U.S. Department of Education recently honored the nation’s leading colleges and universities and their students, faculty members, and staff for their commitment to bettering their communities through community service and service learning.  Mid-Atlantic Christian University was admitted to the Honor Roll for its work in Elizabeth City, NC, and around the world. “We have great students, faculty, and staff at Mid-Atlantic. Mid-Atlantic has won this award for multiple years. We care about people and serving others. I am honored to serve here as together we serve our community,” states President Clay Perkins. “Through service, these institutions are creating the next generation of leaders by challenging students to tackle tough issues and create positive impact in the community,” said Robert Velasco, Acting CEO of CNCS. “We applaud the Honor Roll schools, their faculty and students for their commitment to make service a priority in and out of the classroom. Together, service and learning increase civic engagement while fostering social innovation among students, empowering them to solve challenges within their communities.”