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Catawba's Annual Awards Convocation Recognizes Achievements of Students, Faculty and Staff

April 24, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Communication Arts, English, Environmental Science, Events, Faculty, History, Mathematics, Music, Politics, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Staff, Students, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
 Award recipients for the 2014-2015 academic year  Catawba's awards are eco-friendly and made of Catawba blue, 100% recycled glass. Catawba College's annual Awards Convocation was again a time to recognize and celebrate student, faculty and staff achievements. Members of the campus…
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New Members Inducted into the Tri-Beta Biological Honor Society at Catawba

April 23, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
Catawba College's Tau Eta Chapter of Beta Beta Beta, the national biological honor society, inducted 18 members at its annual induction ceremony on April 9. 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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Catawba Biology Students Present Research and Participate in Conferences

April 20, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
Over the past several weeks, Catawba College biology students have presented their research at state and regional conferences. About this experience, senior Kyle Henderson (who has been accepted to a Master program at UNC–Charlotte after graduation) commented, "Presenting research at…
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Alpha Chi Members Earn Scholarships, a Fellowship, and Attend National Convention

April 14, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, English, Events, Mathematics, Psychology, Sociology, Students
Two Catawba College students are among the 26 members of Alpha Chi, the national college honor society, who have been named to receive the society's national fellowships and scholarships, and one other student earned a scholarship from a regional organization within Alpha Chi. In order to compete…
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Catawba Student Presents Research Project at Honor Society Convention and Professional Meeting

April 13, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
Taylor Spillman of Boonville, N.C., a junior biology major, presented her research project entitled “An Isotopic and Molecular Study of Mycoheterotrophy in the Southern Blue Thread (Burmannia capitata)” at the Alpha Chi National Convention in March.  She began working on her project during her…
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