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Musician Jen Chapin Strikes a Chord with Students on Social Protest Music

October 7, 2010
Category: Academics, Events, Music, Sociology
For one class period, musician Jen Chapin turned professor and led some Catawba College honor students through a discussion about social protest music.She and the students talked about "Amazing Grace" and the history behind the well-loved and familiar hymn. They touched on Charles Mingus, a jazz…
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Singer Jen Chapin Coming to Catawba College

September 27, 2010
Category: Events, Music, Sociology
Musical artist Jen Chapin is bringing the unique style of music that she calls "urban folk" to Catawba College on Monday evening, October 4, 2010 at 7:30 p.m. in Hedrick Little Theater of the Robertson College-Community Center. The price of admission for the concert is a donation of canned goods or…
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1976 Catawba Alumnus Is 2009 National Outstanding Disabled Veteran of the Year

November 11, 2009
Category: Alumni, Sociology
Dale Wilson of Troutman, N.C., says he prefers to fly under the radar and keep a low profile. It's hard for him to do that right now since he learned in August that he was selected as the 2009 National Outstanding Disabled American Veteran of the Year.Nominated in 2007 as the North Carolina Disabled…
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VIDEO: Show Me - A Catawba Story

October 8, 2009
Category: Alumni, Sociology
Show Meby Gerald Phelps '67Social Studies AlumnusPhelps recalls the early challenges of attending college, then meeting a young woman who would hold his heart for over 35 years.Watch Gerald's Catawba Story below or on YouTube:Show MeRELATED CONTENT:;;Share YOUR Story! ;Catawba STORIES…
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Catawba Alumna Crowned Miss Spencer-Rowan 2009

September 1, 2009
Category: Alumni, Psychology, Sociology
Source: www.SalisburyPost.com ;Sherri Hill was crowned Miss Spencer-Rowan 2009 at a pageant held Friday during the annual Spencer Jaycees Street Dance in downtown Spencer. ;Hill, 24, is a native of East Spencer and daughter of Althea Hill and the late Howard Solomon.;She graduated from North…
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