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Students Work on College Handbooks and Manuals and Delve into Professional Communication

August 4, 2014
Category: Academics, English, Students
If Catawba students find the '14-'15 Student Handbook easier to navigate and understand, they can thank some of their peers for taking on the task of making it more student-friendly. Students in Dr. Margy Stahr's spring semester Professional and Technical Writing class took on that task as well…
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Catawba Marketing Students Develop Marketing Plan and Video for LSC

July 7, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Students
Students in Frank's Strategic Marketing course Catawba students in Dr. Phillip Frank's spring Strategic Marketing course had the opportunity to apply their learning from the classroom into the real world when they were assigned to develop a strategic marketing plan for Lutheran Services…
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Incoming Freshmen Are Positive about Freshman Retreat Experience

July 2, 2014
Category: Events, Students
Incoming freshman Amanda Fuller of Salisbury says she "absolutely loves Catawba already." Fuller was one of two groups of students, all incoming members of Catawba College's Class of 2018, who gathered June 26-28 to participate in freshman retreats, held in two different locations away from campus.…
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Robertson Family Foundation Gift Will Help Catawba Launch RN to BSN Program

June 26, 2014
Category: Academics, Gifts, Students
Catawba College will launch a nursing program that will take a student from Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing thanks to a $1 million gift from the Blanche & Julian Robertson Family Foundation.  The grant to Catawba was approved in early May at the Foundation's annual meeting.…
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First-Gen Students Who Benefitted from CIC/Walmart College Success Grant Graduate

June 26, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Sociology, Students
Nine of the 17 students targeted by the funding persisted through four years of study at Catawba The core of Catawba College's first class of first-generation students targeted by a CIC/Walmart College Success Grant graduated in May. Most of these students said the extra assistance and…
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