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Catawba College Psychology Faculty and Students Attend SEPA Annual Meeting

February 28, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Psychology, Students
Three faculty of the Department of Psychology and 13 students will travel to the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association in Atlanta, Ga., March 8-11. All three faculty (Dr. Erin Wood, Dr. Amy Holmes, and Dr. Sheila Brownlow) served on the Program Committee; two (Holmes,…
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The Plight of the American Chestnut

February 24, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events, Students
Story and Photos by Hannah Davis   Catawba students get instructions for inspecting the trees from Bolin and Schwartzman (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba student Alysia Plafcan inspects an American Chestnut tree protected by a white tube. (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba College students in…
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Catawba Students Learn the Drill as SFD Interns

February 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Sport & Health Sciences
 Ransone (right) training with the Ladder 1 crew on hydrant catches Several Catawba College students with experience and an interest in firefighting and emergency response are now interning with the City of Salisbury's Fire Department.  Junior Joe Ransone of Selbyville, Del., a volunteer…
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Center for the Environment Hosts Presentation on ‘The Wild Side of Education’

February 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events
An official from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) will speak on “The Wild Side of Education” at the Center for the Environment at Catawba College on Wednesday, March 1. Julian Keniry, senior director of NWF’s EcoLeaders and Higher Education, notes that her purpose is “to make education for a…
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Catawba's Team Goes 3-1 in NCICU's Annual Ethics Bowl

February 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Students
The Catawba College team that participated in the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities' Ethics Bowl held in Raleigh on February 17-18 went 3-1 over the course of the event. The Catawba team ended day one with a 3-0 record against Wingate, Barton, and Campbell, before falling to…
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