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Locals Find Hope in Message from Governor, 1978 Catawba Alumnus Pat McCrory

January 14, 2013
Category: Alumni, Events, History & Politics
by Nathan Hardin, Salisbury PostAs Gov. Pat McCrory stepped back from the microphone after his inaugural address Saturday, an audience peppered with Salisbury residents rose to its feet. Hope, some later said, had returned. Thousands gathered around the Capitol building's south lawn to…
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Bitzer: This Week in Politics (1/7)

January 7, 2013
Category: Faculty, History & Politics
Catawba College professor of politics and political expert Dr. J. Michael Bitzer was featured in the following recent articles about current political topics. Read the articles below:   Republicans in Control of the Legislature and Governorship Have Big Plans for Changes on Taxes, Schools and Other…
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Bitzer: Recent Stories in Politics

January 4, 2013
Category: Faculty, History & Politics
Catawba College professor of politics and political expert Dr. J. Michael Bitzer was featured in several recent articles about current political topics. Read the articles in which Bitzer is featured below:  Mark Sanford Weighing Run for Congress (postandcourier.com) Haley Names Rep. Tim…
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Donor Funds Scholarships in Honor of Four College Trustees

January 2, 2013
Category: Academics, Alumni, Gifts, History & Politics
An anonymous donor has provided funds to established endowed scholarships at Catawba in honor of four members of the Board of Trustees. The scholarships were created to recognize the contributions of Trustees Daniel "Dan" Bross '71 of Issaquah, Wash., William "Bill" Graham '83 of Salisbury, Richard…
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VIDEO: Bitzer Discusses DeMint's Announcement

December 7, 2012
Category: Faculty, History & Politics
Dr. J. Michael Bitzer, chair of and an associate professor of history and politics at Catawba was recently interviewed by WSOC-TV and News14 Carolina to discuss South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint's resignation announcement. View the video and read more below:VIDEO: Political Expert Discusses DeMint's…
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