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Catawba Students Present Research at Alpha Chi National Convention

April 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, History, Psychology, Students, Theatre Arts
At the Alpha Chi National College Honors Society Convention in Louisville, Ky., Catawba College had four students present their undergraduate research. Hope Woods (biology and psychology major, Burlington, Conn.) and Breki Bjarnason (psychology major, Reykjavik, Iceland) presented “How Space…
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Catawba College BBB Biology Honors Students Present Research and Bring Home Awards

April 7, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
A group of seven Beta Beta Beta (BBB), biology honor society students from Catawba College presented their research in late March at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists in Montgomery, Alabama. These students were accompanied by three biology faculty members, Drs.…
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What Catawba Students Got Done at Dunn's Mountain Park

March 22, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Students
Catawba College biology and environmental science students recently spent an unseasonably warm and beautiful February afternoon day cleaning up Dunn's Mountain Park. A true local gem, Dunn's Mountain is an important ecological and historical preserve a few miles south of Catawba College near Granite…
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Five Catawba Science Students Win Yarbrough Research Grants

March 1, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Events, Students
 L-R: Elizabeth Howard, Jay Bolin, Charles Hutton, ChaMarra Saner, Julianna Herriven, Sue Calcagni, Samantha Miller, Carmony Hartwig, and Jordan Hunt. (Photo: Janet Waggoner) By Shannon Garrick '17 Every spring, many science students take a course entitled "Biological Research Methods," BIOL…
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Catawba Students Learn the Drill as SFD Interns

February 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Sport & Health Sciences
 Ransone (right) training with the Ladder 1 crew on hydrant catches Several Catawba College students with experience and an interest in firefighting and emergency response are now interning with the City of Salisbury's Fire Department.  Junior Joe Ransone of Selbyville, Del., a volunteer…
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