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Greek Festival Gives Catawba Students an Anticipatory Taste of Greece

September 11, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students
It will not be until spring break of 2015 when students in a Catawba College Honors Class depart for Greece, but the two faculty members who will be leading that excursion are trying to drum up interest in their course and its capstone trip this fall. The spring 2015 Honors course, "My Big Fat…
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U.S. News Ranks Catawba 16th among Best Regional Colleges in the South

September 9, 2014
Category: Academics, Students
Catawba College continues to be included among the nation's Best Regional Colleges, according to the 2015 edition of "Best Colleges," published by U.S. News & World Report and released today. Catawba is ranked 16th among 97 of these Best Regional Colleges in the South, climbing up a position…
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Catawba Student Spends Summer Participating in REU at Old Dominion University

September 9, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Students
Ever wonder what makes algal blooms? Catawba College senior Logan Ellis of Julian, N.C. likely has a good idea about the cause. That, after he spent the summer participating in a National Science Foundation funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at Old Dominion University, Department of…
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Catawba Foundation Buys Second Salisbury Radio Station, WSTP

August 25, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Communication Arts, Students
Salisbury radio station WSTP-AM 1490 is being sold to the newly established Catawba College Foundation through 2B Productions LLC. WSTP will continue its broadcasts, offering an expanded platform for Catawba College students majoring in Business or Communication Arts and hoping to pursue related…
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Catawba Professor and Her Former Student Have Paper Accepted for Publication

August 21, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Faculty, Psychology
Dr. Sheila Brownlow, a professor and chair of psychology at Catawba College, and a former student of hers, now an alumna of Catawba’s Class of 2012, Sarah C. Robinson, have had their paper titled "Determinants of Proenvironmental Attitudes in College Students" accepted for publication in the British…
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