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A Catawba Education - It's Worth It

July 11, 2013
Category: Academics, Alumni, Students
As students begin their college careers this fall, one of their looming questions is likely to be: Will the benefits of my education outweigh its cost? Students who are attending Catawba College now have some outside affirmation about the benefits of their education. Catawba College was one of only…
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Alums Make List of "100 Coaches to Remember"

June 20, 2013
Category: Alumni, Athletics, Staff
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) published its list of "100 Coaches to Remember" in late June and two Catawba College alumni were included on the list.  1961 alumnus Ray Oxendine and 1958 alumnus Pete Stout were among the coaches recognized. The list of "100 To Remember:…
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Six New Directors Join Catawba Chiefs Club Board

May 28, 2013
Category: Alumni, Athletics
Six new directors were recently added to the Catawba College Chiefs Club Board, bringing the membership on the board to a total of 30 for the 2013 year.New directors in the Class of 2015 who were tapped for service include Leonard Robbins of China Grove; Brian Pritchard of Salisbury; Gordon Kirkland…
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"Swing Strategically," N.C. Governor Tells Catawba College Graduates

May 11, 2013
Category: Alumni, Events, History & Politics, Students
"Don't be afraid to fail and if you do fail, try again, but do it strategically," North Carolina Governor Patrick L. McCrory '78 told an audience of graduates and their families and friends at Catawba College's 10 a.m. Commencement Exercise on May 11. Showing off a pair of red boxing gloves given…
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Catawba Alumnus Selected to Attend International Conference

May 7, 2013
Category: Alumni, Athletics, Business & Economics
Catawba College alumnus Tomas Smogner '12, is one of only two students chosen to represent Ernst and Young - Sweden in the International Intern Leadership Conference this summer in Florida. Only twelve students were selected from the Nordic countries.Tomas majored in Accounting at Catawba and was a…
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