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Catawba Students Attend 2017 Metrolina Career Fair

November 13, 2017
Category: Events, Students
Over 50 Catawba students attended one of the largest Metrolina Career Fairs yet, with over 80 companies and grad schools there to recruit students for internships, part time and full time opportunities.  The fair is held at Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte and is sponsored by the Career…
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Catawba College Students Present Research at State Conference

November 10, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Events, Students
On Saturday, November 4th, 18 Catawba College students, representing two departments, attended and presented their research at the 13th annual State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, hosted by Campbell University. And, one of these Catawba students was recognized…
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Catawba and Rowan Public Library Collaboration Results in Grant Funding for Makerspace Events

November 10, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty, Teacher Education
Last spring, Amanda Bosch, an Assistant Professor of Education and Director of the Curriculum Materials Center at Catawba College, collaborated with the Rowan Public Library to write an LSTA grant for $50,000.  That grant which was funded allowed Catawba education students the opportunity to present…
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Catawba College Vocal Students Win Awards at State Competition, Advance to Regionals

November 8, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Music, Students
 Student Denee’ Weathers (right), accompanied by Professor Steve Stringer on the piano. Catawba College was well-represented at the fall auditions of the NC Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. Sixteen Catawba students traveled to Meredith College on November 3rd and 4th…
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Catawba Students Help Census the Endangered Schweinitz’s Sunflower in Two N.C. Counties

November 6, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Events, Students
As summer turned to fall last month along with the seasonal change of leaf color, you may have noticed some dazzling displays of yellow flowered asters along roadsides in our area including native ragweeds, Spanish needles, sneezeweeds, and sunflowers. In a few isolated roadsides in the Carolina…
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