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Catawba’s English and Music Departments Host An Evening of Irish Poetry and Music

April 1, 2015
Category: English, Events, Music
On Tuesday, April 7, Catawba College’s English and Music Departments will host an evening of Irish poetry and music, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Tom Smith Auditorium in Ketner Hall.  The evening, which is free and open to the public, will feature performances by an Irish couple who live in London —…
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Author John Hart Comes Home to Salisbury for Catawba’s Brady Symposium

March 20, 2015
Category: English, Events
Author John Hart says he tries to approach every book he writes “as an act of trust and faith.”  Hart, a Salisbury native, came home on Thursday, March 19, to deliver the keynote address to Catawba College’s 29th annual Brady Author’s Symposium and seemed to enjoy the time he spent in the Robertson…
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Catawba Students Volunteer to Help Preserve Piedmont Longleaf Pine

March 18, 2015
Category: English, Environmental Science, Events, Students
Seventeen Catawba College students spent the first cold and clear day of their Spring Break volunteering with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to preserve Piedmont longleaf pine. The students traveled one hour northeast to Montgomery County — near the the Uwharrie National Forest — to visit Black Ankle…
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NASCAR: Moonshiners to Millionaires Was Just One of the Fall Courses for Catawba Freshmen

December 16, 2014
Category: Academics, English, Events, Psychology, Sport & Health Sciences, Students
 At the NASCAR Hall of Fame By Dr. Forrest Anderson, Assistant Professor of English Catawba College's first-year seminar class, NASCAR: Moonshiners to Millionaires, took a victory lap through the heart of NASCAR Country in mid-November. On Turn 1, students learned more about the history and…
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Catawba English Professor Presents at Conference

December 9, 2014
Category: Academics, English, Faculty
Dr. Aaron Butler, assistant professor of English at Catawba College, recently made a presentation and chaired a session at the Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Conference. This was the organization’s 25th annual conference, and it took place November 6-8 in Baltimore, Maryland.…
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