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U.S. News Ranks Catawba 16th among Best Regional Colleges in the South

September 9, 2014
Category: Academics, Students
Catawba College continues to be included among the nation's Best Regional Colleges, according to the 2015 edition of "Best Colleges," published by U.S. News & World Report and released today. Catawba is ranked 16th among 97 of these Best Regional Colleges in the South, climbing up a position…
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Catawba Student Spends Summer Participating in REU at Old Dominion University

September 9, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Students
Ever wonder what makes algal blooms? Catawba College senior Logan Ellis of Julian, N.C. likely has a good idea about the cause. That, after he spent the summer participating in a National Science Foundation funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at Old Dominion University, Department of…
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Catawba Foundation Buys Second Salisbury Radio Station, WSTP

August 25, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Communication Arts, Students
Salisbury radio station WSTP-AM 1490 is being sold to the newly established Catawba College Foundation through 2B Productions LLC. WSTP will continue its broadcasts, offering an expanded platform for Catawba College students majoring in Business or Communication Arts and hoping to pursue related…
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Junior Marshals Commissioned for Service during 2014-2015 Academic Year

August 21, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students
Fifteen students were commissioned for service as Junior Marshals by Catawba College President Brien Lewis in a ceremony held August 20th as part of Opening Convocation activities for the 2014-2015 academic year. These Junior Marshals, who assist College Marshal David Pulliam, assure that order and…
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Opening Convocation Builds on Old Traditions and Launches New Ones

August 20, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students
A different sort of Opening Convocation helped kick off Catawba College's new academic year on August 19th. A ceremony in the 50-year-old Omwake-Dearborn Chapel had the pomp and circumstances associated with academic beginnings, followed by a Club Fair and a Community Picnic Supper in the…
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