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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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Catawba SGA Scholarships Help 13 Students Travel to Academic Conferences during Fall Semester

November 29, 2012
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Psychology, Students, Theatre Arts
Catawba College students attended or will attend the Stanford Biochemistry Departmental Symposium in Santa Cruz, Calif., the 2012 National Leadership Conference in Charlotte, the Southeastern Psychological Association Conference in Atlanta, Ga., and the Southeastern Theatre Conference in Louisville,…
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The Experience of an Internship and the Ability to Make a Difference

October 24, 2012
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Communication Arts, English, Environmental Science, Events, Music, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Students, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
Fourteen Catawba College students employed their unique gifts and talents in service to others as interns with tax-exempt nonprofit organizations during the summer of 2012. Funding and coordination for the program were provided through the college's Lilly Center for Vocation and Values. While these…
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