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Catawba Is Ranked among “America’s Top Colleges” by Forbes for Fifth Consecutive Year

July 30, 2015
Category: Academics, Students
Catawba College again is included in Forbes' "America’s Top Colleges," ranked 571 among the 650 best undergraduate institutions in the nation – up 28 positions from its 599th position in this rankings list in 2014. Catawba is one of only 20 North Carolina public and private institutions included in…
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For The Third Year Running, Forbes Says a Catawba Education Is Worth the Cost

July 30, 2015
Category: Academics, Alumni, Students
For the third consecutive year, Forbes reports that a Catawba College education is well worth its cost.  And Forbes claims the proof of that is in the alumni giving. Catawba is one of only six institutions in North Carolina making Forbes' Grateful Graduates Index 2015. The Index ranks the best…
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Catawba College Appoints New Dean of Its Ketner School of Business

July 28, 2015
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Faculty
Catawba College has appointed a new Dean for its Ralph W. Ketner School of Business. College President Brien Lewis announced that Jay Abraham of Mooresville, North Carolina, will succeed Dr. Pamela Thompson, who will return to faculty ranks in the Ketner School of Business. Abraham begins work on…
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Former Faculty Member, Dr. Lawrence Bigelow Bond, Dies

July 15, 2015
Category: Academics, Alumni, Faculty, Music
Dr. Lawrence Bigelow Bond of Nashville, Tenn., a former professor and chair of Music at Catawba College, died June 29, 2015.  A celebration service will be held at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3201 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville, Tenn., at 2 p.m. on July 25. Born in Lynn, Mass, he grew up in Richmond,…
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Tickets on Sale for Theatre Arts’ 15-’16 Season

June 12, 2015
Category: Academics, Alumni, Events, Students, Theatre Arts
The Catawba College Theatre Arts Department will streamline its six-production 2015-2016 season with explorations in form. The Department's thematic goal is to analyze "the conversation" that occurs in the creative act between the form of a work and its content. "On the Verge""On the Verge" by Eric…
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