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New Members Inducted into Kappa Mu Epsilon, Catawba’s Mathematical Honor Society

May 12, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Mathematics, Students
Nine new members were inducted into Catawba College’s Zeta Chapter of the mathematics honor society, Kappa Mu Epsilon, on May 6th at a ceremony held in Ketner Hall. The inductees included Brooke Baumgarten of Hayesville; Jonathon Boles of Salisbury; Nadine Brockmann of Hamburg, Germany; Juliana…
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Catawba Mathematics Professor Attends Mathematical Association Meeting

May 9, 2014
Category: Events, Faculty, Mathematics
Dr. Paul Baker, a professor of mathematics and computer science at Catawba College, attended the Southeastern Region Section Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America held in April at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, Tennessee. At the meeting Baker chaired a contributed session…
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Catawba Bids Farewell to Miss Jackie

May 7, 2014
Category: Events, Staff
Miss Jackie, a 44-year fixture in Catawba College's Dining Hall, retired May 6. Members of the college community gathered that day at a reception hosted by Chartwells, the college's food service provider, to celebrate her long tenure and share memories. Miss Jackie, actually Annie Louise Freeman…
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Therapy Dogs to Bring Stress Relief Just in Time for Final Exams

May 2, 2014
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Therapy Dogs International and Canine Caregivers Therapy Dog Group will be sending some of their best representatives to bring students and the campus community stress relief just in time for final exams. The dogs are all properly vaccinated, restrained and trained for interaction with crowds. They…
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Big Idea Business Plan Competition Winners Announced

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Events, Students
Mr. Ralph W. Ketner with students from Carson High School students (1st Place) Carson High School students from Colleen Young's Entrepreneurship Class were recognized April 30 during an awards ceremony held at Catawba College. These students, who together won a $1,000 cash prize, came in first…
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