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Retired Plastic Surgeon Talks Ethics

May 29, 2009
Category: Biology, Chemistry, Events
When retired plastic surgeon and Catawba College alumnus Verne Lanier '62 of Durham visited campus last spring, he came to talk ethics. The students who listened to his presentation came away with some valuable advice and with a little more insight into how complicated making ethical decisions can…
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Academic Departments Form Schools at Catawba College

May 28, 2009
Category: Academics, Biology, Evening & Graduate, Sociology, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
The academic structure at Catawba College is changing. In addition to different academic departments headed by chairs, academic departments will now be affiliated with five different schools, each headed by a dean. Overseeing the five schools and serving as the institution's chief academic officer…
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Catawba Student Tapped as Undergrad Scientist at NC Biotech Center

May 19, 2009
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Students
Source: www.ncbiotech.orgRESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Undergraduates at 15 North Carolina schools have won competitive grants for life-science research. The Undergraduate Research Fellowship Award program was unveiled this year by the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. It brings to 19 the…
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New Members Inducted into Tri-Beta Honor Society at Catawba College

May 1, 2009
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Events, Students
The Catawba College Chapter of Beta Beta Beta, the national biology honor society, inducted 13 new members at its annual induction ceremony of April 22, 2009.  The ceremony was conducted by president Rachel Roberts of Knoxville, Tenn.; vice-president Kyle Ganow of State College, Pa.; secretary…
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Catawba College Student Awarded Fellowship at N.C. Research Campus

April 29, 2009
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Students
Catawba College student Nathan Griffin of Boomer, N.C., has applied and been awarded an Undergraduate Biotechnology Research Fellowship by the N.C. Biotechnology Center.The fellowship will allow Griffin to work during the 2009-2010 academic year with a research associate in the laboratory of Steven…
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