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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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Students Share Their Work at Catawba’s 2015 Research and Creativity Showcase

April 10, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, English, Events, Mathematics, Psychology, Sport & Health Sciences, Students
You might call it campus tradition and this year it occurred again at Catawba College. Students from different academic disciplines came together for two hours on Thursday, April 9, to present the results of their research or practicum experiences at the annual Catawba Research and Creativity…
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Catawba Student’s Research Experience Last Summer Culminates in February Trip to Spain

March 30, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Students
  The research that Catawba College senior Logan Ellis of Julian, N.C., completed last summer off the coast of Virginia carried him across the Atlantic Ocean to Spain in February of 2015. Ellis spent last summer participating in a National Science Foundation funded Research Experience…
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