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Noyce Scholars Have Teambuilding Session with Dr. O

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Students, Teacher Education
The first cohort of Noyce Scholars met with Dr. Cyndi Osterhus on Wednesday, January 15th for a teambuilding session on leadership. Since the scholars will be collaborating closely on a STEM education project, Dr. Osterhus gave them a refresher course in teamwork, respect and trust. Students…
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New Members Inducted into Tri-Beta Honor Society at Catawba

April 29, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
Catawba College's Tau Eta Chapter of Beta Beta Beta, the national biological honor society, inducted 17 members at its annual induction ceremony on April 17. The inductees will be lifetime members of Tri-Beta. At the ceremony held in the Center for the Environment on campus, graduating seniors who…
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Students, Faculty, Staff Recognized at Annual Awards Convocation

April 25, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Communication Arts, English, Environmental Science, Events, Faculty, History & Politics, Mathematics, Music, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Staff, Students, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
2014 Award Recipients When members of the Catawba College community gathered for the annual Awards Convocation on April 24, it was a time to celebrate achievement and the exemplification of the four words on the Catawba College seal – scholarship, character, culture and service.  The gathering…
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Catawba College Senior Receives Fellowship for Graduate School

April 17, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Students
Olivia Myers of Lexington, a senior biology major at Catawba College, was one of 10 members nationwide of Alpha Chi, the national college honor society, to be awarded a H.Y. Benedict Fellowship for graduate school in the 2014-2015 academic year. Myers, who has been accepted at and intends to enroll…
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Catawba Students Win Research Awards at N.C. Academy of Science Meeting

April 13, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Students
L-R: Furstenwerth, Spillman, Conte, Benton For the second time in as many years, two Catawba College students were awarded 1st place John Bowley Derieux Research Awards, in their respective divisions, for excellence in undergraduate research at the 111th Annual Meeting of the North Carolina…
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