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Catawba H.R. Officer Recognized with National Award

October 5, 2016
Category: Events, Staff
 L-R: Andy Brantley, president and CEO, CUPA-HR; Michelle Jerry, marketing programs specialist, Kronos Incorporated; Larry Farmer; David Blake, chair of the board of directors, CUPA-HR Larry Farmer, Human Resources Officer at Catawba College, was recently honored as the recipient of the 2016…
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Catawba Administration Urges Fall Break Caution, Preps for Effects of Hurricane Matthew

October 5, 2016
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
A Message from Dr. Michael Bitzer, Provost & Interim Dean of Students October 5, 2016 Dear Students and Members of Our Campus Community, As our campus prepares for fall break, most of you know that the southeastern coast of the United States is preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Matthew. …
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Catawba Cited as One of the Safest Colleges in N.C by BackgroundChecks.org

October 5, 2016
Category: Academics, Events, Students
Catawba College is cited as one of the “Safest Colleges in North Carolina” by BackgroundChecks.org in its annual "Safest Colleges in North Carolina" report for 2016 released in early October.  Catawba is ranked 18th among 38 colleges in the state with the safest campuses. To compile the report,…
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Catawba Student Describes Internship as “A Very Buggy Summer”

October 5, 2016
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
By Catawba College Student Shannon Garrick ’17  L-R: Shannon Garrick, Brandon Williamson,and Taylor Kessans Never in a million years would I have imagined looking for mosquito larvae in a graveyard as a part of an internship. However, in late July, two other interns and I had the opportunity to do…
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Artist Discusses Plastic Pollution Alternatives and Solutions

October 4, 2016
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events
By Hannah Davis '17 As an artist, Dianna Cohen's medium of choice is, unconventionally, the plastic bag. Cohen's inspiration for using plastic bags came from the sense that she was "transforming a material that we think of as waste ... and turning it into gold." While creating with this medium,…
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