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New Scholarship at Catawba Established Through Estate Gift

May 12, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Business & Economics, Gifts
A recently established scholarship at Catawba bears the names of a 1939 alumnus and his wife thanks to a gift designated for that purpose in his estate. The Ralph and Eloise Sturkey Endowed Scholarship was created after the August 2012 death of Catawba alumnus Ralph Jefferson Sturkey, Jr. Sturkey,…
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Ramseurs Continue to Make Their Family Mark on Catawba

May 5, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Gifts, History & Politics, Mathematics, Teacher Education
 The Ramseurs and daughters Walt '49 and Hilda '50 Ramseur of Landis wanted to give their three adult daughters something they didn't have, but something that would be significant and meaningful to each of them. They decided to establish a scholarship in honor of their daughters at Catawba…
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Catawba Alumni Make Gift to Establish a New Scholarship

April 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Athletics, Communication Arts, English, Gifts
Two Catawba College alumni have made a gift to establish a new scholarship at their alma mater.  The Mark and Paula Domske Endowed Scholarship Fund will provide scholarship assistance to able and deserving students without stipulation to the recipient student’s academic major or geographic location.…
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$1 Million Gift Will Fund Scholarships in Three Academic Areas at Catawba

March 25, 2014
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Gifts, History & Politics, Students, Teacher Education
Catawba College students who want to major in Political Science, Teacher Education and Environmental Science or Studies will be eligible for new scholarships thanks to a million dollar gift recently received by the College.  The gift, made by a donor who wishes to remain anonymous, will both benefit…
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New Scholarship Honors Owners of Southern Lunch and Says 'Thank You' in a Public Way

November 5, 2013
Category: Academics, Alumni, Gifts
A new scholarship at Catawba College has been established to honor and to publically say "Thank You," to the owners of Lexington's 88-year-old Southern Lunch. Employees and children of employees at Southern Lunch will be given preference for the Fred Lohr and Shirley Lohr Family Scholarship.…
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