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North Carolina's New Governor is '78 Catawba Alumnus, Pat McCrory

November 7, 2012
Category: Alumni, History & Politics
North Carolina's new governor is 1978 Catawba College alumnus, Pat McCrory.   McCrory, a seven-term mayor of Charlotte, successfully ran as N.C.'s Republican gubernatorial candidate, defeating Democratic nominee and N.C. Lt. Governor, Walter Dalton, in the Nov. 6 election. With nearly a third of the…
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Catawba College Professor Takes a Very Close Look at Mayberry on Nov. 13

November 6, 2012
Category: Events, Faculty, History & Politics
Catawba College professor probes hidden mysteries of classic TV show on Nov. 13 in ConcordBy Lisa ThorntonLike most, Gary Freeze enjoyed "The Andy Griffith Show" in the same familiar progression as other Southerners: He laughed at its silly antics in his childhood, and reminisced like old friends…
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Bitzer: This Week in Politics (11/5/12)

November 5, 2012
Category: Faculty, History & Politics
Catawba College professor of politics and political expert Dr. J. Michael Bitzer was recently featured in several articles this week about current political topics. Read the articles below: 5 Reasons Obama Didn't Carry North Carolina (charlotteobserver.com) 10th Congressional District:…
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Bitzer: This Week in Politics (10/30/12)

October 30, 2012
Category: Faculty, History & Politics
Catawba College professor of politics and political expert Dr. J. Michael Bitzer was recently featured in several articles this week about current political topics. Read the articles below:   GOP Poised to Pick Up Congressional Seats in N.C.  (hamptonroads.com) Campaign Strategies Shift Due to…
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Bitzer: This Week in Politics (10/26/12)

October 24, 2012
Category: Faculty, History & Politics
Catawba College professor of politics and political expert Dr. J. Michael Bitzer was recently featured in several articles this week about current political topics. Read the articles below: Obama, Romney in Dead Heat Over Tar Heel State (latinospost.com)Fight Still on for…
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