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Catawba Remembers Professor James Parker

September 19, 2017
Category: Academics, Faculty, Theatre Arts
James “Parkie” Parker, a Professor Emeritus of Theatre at Catawba, died September 19. Parker had retired from the Theatre Arts Department in 2003 after 33 years of service. He was the department’s costume designer for most of his tenure, while also teaching may of its technical theatre courses.  As…
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Catawba College Faculty Publish Papers, Enjoy Professional Achievements

September 19, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, English, Faculty, Nursing, Psychology, Theatre Arts
Catawba College faculty members have recently had scholarly papers published or accepted for publication, or have enjoyed professional achievements outside the college. Following are details of their accomplishments. Dr. Forrest Anderson, Associate Professor of English, & Associate Provost for…
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Catawba to Induct Accomplished Professionals into Blue Masque Hall of Fame

September 5, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Events, Faculty, Theatre Arts
Catawba College’s Blue Masque will induct three theatre professionals and a beloved Catawba professor into its 2017 Hall of Fame. This 10th anniversary celebration will be held in the Robertson College-Community Center’s Hedrick Little Theatre at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 13, during the College’s…
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Ready, Set, Safely View: Catawba Classes Get Eclipsed by Solar Phenomenon

August 21, 2017
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Approximately 600 members of the Catawba College community queued up on the lawn of the Omwake-Dearborn Chapel beginning at noon on Monday, August 21, patiently waiting for their pair of solar eclipse glasses. Faculty organizers from across disciplines say people began lining up more than 45…
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Catawba Holds Candlelight Vigil for Charlottesville and Unity

August 17, 2017
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Members of the Catawba College community participated in a candlelight vigil on campus on Wednesday evening, August 16.  For the community, it was a time to remember the tragic events that occurred August 12 in Charlottesville, Va., and to find strength in countering ideologies of racism and white…
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