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Going, Going, Gone - Students Prep for Their Futures

April 12, 2013
Category: Academics, Athletics, Biology, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Psychology, Sociology, Students
As the 2012-2013 academic year comes to a close, Catawba College students are thinking about their futures. For some graduating in May, a next step — graduate school   — is on their minds. For those with a year or so to go before they earn their undergraduate degree, thoughts are on how to enhance…
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Catawba Students Present Research, Win Awards

April 10, 2013
Category: Academics, Biology, Students
;Two Catawba College students were awarded 1st place Derieux Research Awards, in their respective divisions, for excellence in undergraduate research at the 110th Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Academy of Science (NCAS) Meeting. Marlon Ryan Barber of Mocksville and Mary Podgorak-Lagro of…
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Catawba College Environmental Students Help Preserve Uwharrie Longleaf Pine

February 6, 2013
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Students
Catawba College Environmental Science and Sustainable Business students greeted the cold and clear first day of February by assisting the N.C. Zoological Park in management of a significant tract of longleaf pine in the Uwharrie region of northern Montgomery County.The Nichols Tract, a 116-acre…
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Catawba College Student Receives $500 Scholarship

January 28, 2013
Category: Academics, Biology, Psychology, Students
;Catawba College junior, Kedtrin Gallagher of Little River, S.C., is one of 23 college students to receive a $500 scholarship from Dr. Pepper's 2012 N.C. Scholarship Sweepstakes.The sweepstakes ran from August 1 through December 31, 2012.   Kedtrin learned she was one of the tuition money winners…
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Leaving Other Options Behind, Justin Smith '13 Is Med School Bound

December 6, 2012
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Students
Senior Justin Smith of Greensboro says he wants to keep maximizing his options in the future if possible, and when he made a decision late during fall semester to attend medical school, he felt it was "the right one – the one that will be of the most benefit to me."The pre-med student,…
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