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Catawba Student to Present at Major Conference

December 5, 2005
Category: Academics, English, Students
Speaking on the stereotypes of Appalachian people in modern film, Chandra Lowe will be a presenter at the PCA/ACA National Conference 2006 in April.When Catawba College senior Chandra Lowe of Budd Lake, N.J. wrote her term paper for last fall's Appalachian Culture & Society Honors course, she…
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Catawba College Professor's Memories and Letters Evolve into Book

December 5, 2005
Category: Academics, Faculty, Mathematics
For almost 20 years, Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker repressed memories of the year he spent as an intelligence officer in Vietnam. But while he was recovering from a back operation in 1988, he discovered he "could think about that time" again. And, he realized he had a primary…
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'Home from Nowhere': Catawba Students Learn about Effects of Sprawl

November 28, 2005
Category: Academics, Psychology, Students
Talk about life-changing. This is a class that challenges students where they live.Dr. Sheila Brownlow's First-year Seminar, "Home from Nowhere," is one Catawba College course that is causing scales to fall from students' eyes. It is also encouraging – some would say "forcing" – the 16…
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'Home from Nowhere': Catawba Students Learn about Effects of Sprawl

November 28, 2005
Category: Academics, Psychology, Students
Talk about life-changing. This is a class that challenges students where they live.Dr. Sheila Brownlow's First-year Seminar, "Home from Nowhere," is one Catawba College course that is causing scales to fall from students' eyes. It is also encouraging – some would say "forcing" – the 16…
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Catawba College Music Department to Present Annual Services of Lessons and Carols

November 22, 2005
Category: Academics, Music
;;;;Hear  2005 Performance »The Catawba College Department of Music will present its eighteenth annual Christmas Choral Concert, A Service of Lessons and Carols, Tuesday and Thursday, December 6 and December 8, in the Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus. In recent years, both performances have…
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