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Five Catawba Science Students Win Yarbrough Research Grants

March 1, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Events, Students
 L-R: Elizabeth Howard, Jay Bolin, Charles Hutton, ChaMarra Saner, Julianna Herriven, Sue Calcagni, Samantha Miller, Carmony Hartwig, and Jordan Hunt. (Photo: Janet Waggoner) By Shannon Garrick '17 Every spring, many science students take a course entitled "Biological Research Methods," BIOL…
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Dr. Gary Freeze to Be Honored at Conclusion of Local Heritage Study

February 28, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty, History
A long scholarly odyssey by a Catawba College professor will end Friday, March 3. Historian Gary R. Freeze will be honored with a ceremony in the Corriher-Linn-Black Library on campus to mark the completion of his local heritage study, "The Catawbans," a three-volume chronicle of the history of…
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Catawba College Psychology Faculty and Students Attend SEPA Annual Meeting

February 28, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Psychology, Students
Three faculty of the Department of Psychology and 13 students will travel to the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association in Atlanta, Ga., March 8-11. All three faculty (Dr. Erin Wood, Dr. Amy Holmes, and Dr. Sheila Brownlow) served on the Program Committee; two (Holmes,…
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The Plight of the American Chestnut

February 24, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events, Students
Story and Photos by Hannah Davis   Catawba students get instructions for inspecting the trees from Bolin and Schwartzman (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba student Alysia Plafcan inspects an American Chestnut tree protected by a white tube. (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba College students in…
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Catawba Students Recognized for National Girls & Women in Sports Day

February 23, 2017
Category: Athletics, Events, Students
 (L-R): Jordan Hunt of Cross Country; McKenzie Garrison of Volleyball; Kristen Stinnard of Softball; Kristen Rocko of Tennis; Katie DeZego of Soccer; and Amy Cujas of Swimming. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Girls & Women in Sports Day, a national observance celebrating…
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