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Catawba Students Pack Gift-Filled Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

November 13, 2015
Category: Events, Staff, Students
Students and other members of the Catawba College community packed 488 Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes on Nov. 12 at a packing party held in the Cannon Student Center on campus.  The shoebox project will continue through next week and students will be packing additional shoeboxes on…
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Rowan County Early College Students Meet Ralph Ketner

November 4, 2015
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Staff
 Ketner spoke to RCEC students "Learn! Never stop learning. When you think you are done learning, learn some more," Food Lion Co-Founder Ralph W. Ketner told students enrolled in Rowan County Early College (RCEC) in late October. The 95-year-old grocery legend accepted an invitation to…
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Catawba to Participate in Operation Christmas Child Again this Year

November 3, 2015
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Catawba will once again participate in the Operation Christmas Child (OCC) shoe box project. This project sends gift-filled shoe boxes to needy children around the world. Since 1993, more than 100 million boys and girls in over 130 countries have received simple shoe box gifts from Operation…
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Ralph W. Ketner Honored at Video Premiere

August 28, 2015
Category: Business & Economics, Evening & Graduate, Staff
 Ketner was awarded the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, North Carolina's highest civilian honor. A surprised and humble Ralph W. Ketner was honored with the North Carolina's highest civilian honor, the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, at an August 27th event that premiered a documentary video about…
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Catawba’s Career Services Director Elected President of Career Consortium

August 21, 2015
Category: Staff, Students
Catawba College’s Director of Career Services, Robin Perry, has been elected to be President of the Career Consortium of Metrolina Colleges. She will serve a two-year term for this group of career development professionals from private colleges and universities in the Charlotte/Metrolina area of…
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