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Catawba Students Help Census the Endangered Schweinitz’s Sunflower in Two N.C. Counties

November 6, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Events, Students
As summer turned to fall last month along with the seasonal change of leaf color, you may have noticed some dazzling displays of yellow flowered asters along roadsides in our area including native ragweeds, Spanish needles, sneezeweeds, and sunflowers. In a few isolated roadsides in the Carolina…
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Catawba Announces Changes in Academic Administration

October 17, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, English, Faculty, History, Politics, Staff
After four years of service as Catawba College's Provost, Dr. J. Michael Bitzer will be stepping down at the end of the fall 2017 semester to assume some new responsibilities at the College.  Bitzer will become the inaugural Director of the Center for Engaged Learning and Teaching at Catawba.…
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There’s Moo in Store for This 2016 Catawba College Graduate

October 2, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Biology, Chemistry
It’s been a herd of a year for 2016 Catawba College alumna Allison Baucom.  Baucom has just completed her first year of Veterinary school at North Carolina State University where she has used her skills gained at Catawba to propel her into a rigorous course load to achieve her dreams of becoming a…
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Catawba College Faculty Publish Papers, Enjoy Professional Achievements

September 19, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, English, Faculty, Nursing, Psychology, Theatre Arts
Catawba College faculty members have recently had scholarly papers published or accepted for publication, or have enjoyed professional achievements outside the college. Following are details of their accomplishments. Dr. Forrest Anderson, Associate Professor of English, & Associate Provost for…
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Blueberries, Bananas and Sweet Potatoes, the Cornerstones of Summer Internships

August 15, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Psychology, Students
Blueberries, bananas and sweet potatoes.  These may sound like items on a produce list, but actually these were the cornerstones of 11-week summer internships for four Catawba College students at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis. Four Catawba students, including Karina Noyola-Alonso of…
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