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Curtis Walker Named Head Football Coach at Catawba College

December 4, 2012
Category: Alumni, Athletics, Staff
Catawba College has announced that Curtis Walker, a former All-American player for the Indians, has accepted the position of head football coach. The announcement was made today by Brien Lewis, Catawba's president. Walker, defensive coordinator at Western Carolina University since last January,…
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Annual Christmas Tree Lighting, Fun and Photos with Santa

November 20, 2012
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
The Catawba College community celebrated its annual Christmas Tree Lighting Service together on Monday, November 19 in the Cannon Student Center. The event was co-sponsored by the Student Government Association (SGA) and the President's Office.   Santa Claus arrived special delivery on an antique…
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Hester Resigns as Football Coach, Accepts New Challenge at Catawba

November 16, 2012
Category: Athletics, Staff
Catawba College announced today that Chip Hester has resigned his position as head football coach.   Hester has accepted the position of Director of Athletic Development at Catawba, a position that will be vacated in December with the retirement of Gordon Kirkland, Jr. '70, who joined the college in…
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Four Catawba College Alumni Honored with Distinguished Alumnus Awards

October 28, 2012
Category: Alumni, Athletics, Events, Staff
At a barbecue luncheon that was part of the college's Homecoming Weekend activities, four individuals were honored as recipients of Catawba College's Distinguished Alumnus Award on Saturday, Oct. 27.   The honorees include 1979 alumnus Michael S. Bauk of Salisbury; 1955 alumnus the Rev. Dr. Thomas…
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At Inauguration, President Lewis Quotes Yoda and Reminds: "Always in motion is the future."

October 28, 2012
Category: Events, Staff
Catawba College's 23rd President Brien Lewis conjured images of an exciting voyage into the future for the college at his inauguration ceremony on Sunday, Oct. 28.  The ceremony marked an official beginning for the 45-year-old president, who joined the college in April. Citing one of his favorite…
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