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1986 Catawba Alumnus Honored with NIH 2015 Director's Award

September 25, 2015
Category: Alumni, Events
Retired Army Col. Dr. Chester "Trip" Buckenmaier, a 1986 Catawba alumnus, was recognized Sept. 24 as the recipient of the prestigious National Institutes of Health (NIH) 2015 Director's Award for his contributions to pain management.  Buckenmaier, director of Uniformed Services University's Defense…
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Theatre Professionals to Be Inducted into Blue Masque Hall of Fame

September 22, 2015
Category: Alumni, Events, Theatre Arts
The theatre arts department alumni being honored at Catawba College's Homecoming include Broadway musical theatre performer, Ashton Byrum '91; Disney World headliner, magician Terry Ward '86; Salisbury native and theatre production designer, Richard Seagle '78; and popular actress and playwright…
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Fowler Family's Gifts Establish Memorial Scholarship Fund, Target Black Lake Retreat Center

August 27, 2015
Category: Alumni, Gifts
by Amy H. Williams Most freshmen are accompanied by their parents when they first arrive on campus. What Ed Fowler didn't realize was that when his parents brought him to Catawba in the fall of 1981, he in turn was also bringing them to Catawba. Happily for the College, Ed's parents…
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Catawba Welcomes an Exhibit of Approachable Art to Its Campus

August 17, 2015
Category: Alumni, Events
As the new academic year begins, art on campus will be a focus at Catawba College. The College will host an exhibit of Whimziggy's artwork in the Corriher-Linn-Black Library beginning Friday, August 14. The approachable artwork created under the Whimziggy brand is the collaborative…
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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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