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Therapy Dogs to Bring Stress Relief Just in Time for Final Exams

May 2, 2014
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Therapy Dogs International and Canine Caregivers Therapy Dog Group will be sending some of their best representatives to bring students and the campus community stress relief just in time for final exams. The dogs are all properly vaccinated, restrained and trained for interaction with crowds. They…
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Big Idea Business Plan Competition Winners Announced

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Events, Students
Mr. Ralph W. Ketner with students from Carson High School students (1st Place) Carson High School students from Colleen Young's Entrepreneurship Class were recognized April 30 during an awards ceremony held at Catawba College. These students, who together won a $1,000 cash prize, came in first…
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Noyce Scholars Have Teambuilding Session with Dr. O

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Students, Teacher Education
The first cohort of Noyce Scholars met with Dr. Cyndi Osterhus on Wednesday, January 15th for a teambuilding session on leadership. Since the scholars will be collaborating closely on a STEM education project, Dr. Osterhus gave them a refresher course in teamwork, respect and trust. Students…
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New Members Inducted into Tri-Beta Honor Society at Catawba

April 29, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
Catawba College's Tau Eta Chapter of Beta Beta Beta, the national biological honor society, inducted 17 members at its annual induction ceremony on April 17. The inductees will be lifetime members of Tri-Beta. At the ceremony held in the Center for the Environment on campus, graduating seniors who…
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West Scholars Enjoy End-of-Year Senior Celebration

April 29, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students, Teacher Education
The West Teaching Scholars met on Thursday afternoon, April 28, 2014 for an End-of-Year Celebration in the Ketner Hall Atrium.  Senior West Scholars were recognized and were given a crystal apple with the West Scholar logo engraved on the base for their future classrooms. Special guests included…
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