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Catawba College Opening Convocation Marks Start of New Academic Year

August 15, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Recent violent events in Charlottesville, Va., were referenced in remarks made by Catawba College President Brien Lewis during the College’s Opening Convocation ceremony held Tuesday, August 15, in a crowded Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus. Noting that his voice is “rightly or wrongly considered…
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Catawba Nursing Department Welcomes Inaugural Cohort of Students into BSN Pre-licensure Program

August 15, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Nursing, Students
Catawba College welcomes its inaugural cohort of students into its new B.S.N. pre-licensure program with the start of the 2017-2018 academic year.  This, after learning that the N.C. Board of Nursing had unanimously approved the new program for up to 50 students at its May 12th meeting. The nine…
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Catawba College Student Spends Summer Studying How Dogs Think

August 8, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Psychology, Students
Catawba College student Hope Woods "went to the dogs" this summer, literally.  The rising senior from Burlington, Conn., successfully landed a very competitive internship at Yale University's Canine Cognition Center where she joined eight other interns who all studied dog thinking. Woods, who is…
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Catawba College Theatre Arts Welcomes Strangemen & Co.

August 7, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Faculty, Students, Theatre Arts
Catawba College welcomes the New York-based Strangemen & Company and Theatre Arts alumna Amanda Lederer '10 to campus for a forum and a two-day master class in late August. Lederer serves as an actor, executive producer, and outreach director for Strangemen & Company. The forum is free and…
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For Five Years Running, Forbes Cites Catawba College as an Institution with Grateful Grads

August 3, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Students
Catawba continues to be one of only four N.C. institutions among the top 100 colleges and universities nationwide cited by Forbes for inclusion in its 2017 Grateful Grads Index. Forbes says a Catawba College education is well worth its cost, and claims the proof of that is in the institution’s…
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