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BINGO! FYS on Leadership Experiences Service Learning First-Hand

October 26, 2015
Category: Academics, Events, Students
Catawba College freshmen enrolled in the First Year Seminar on Leadership only had a hint of where they were going on late October trip to experience service learning first-hand.  That hint was "BINGO"! As they loaded up, some of the students caught a glimpse of a Bingo must have, a roller number…
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Catawba Worship Arts Offers Free Masterclass on “Curating Creativity Through the Church"

October 26, 2015
Category: Academics, Events, Music, Students
Do you want to expand your knowledge about how to use the arts in more intentional ways to impact your church and surrounding community?  Then join us for a Worship Arts Masterclass, “Curating Creativity Through the Church,” on Friday, October 30 (3:00 PM) in Tom Smith Auditorium of Ketner Hall at…
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Catawba Students Help Middle Schoolers Mark National Chemistry Week

October 23, 2015
Category: Academics, Chemistry, Events, Students
Catawba’s student chapter of the American Chemical Society marked National Chemistry Week during a chemistry outreach event with 15 sixth grade students involved in Film@6 from China Grove Middle School.  Film@6 is advised by teacher Janice King, while Dr. ChaMarra Saner serves as the advisor for…
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Catawba Student Searches for Sloths in Panama, Finds and Studies Snakes Instead

October 20, 2015
Category: Academics, Students
by Shannon Garrick ’17   When Catawba College student Tabitha Turenchalk ’16 of Sheffield Lake, Ohio, left for a summer internship in El Copè, Panama on June 29th, she was planning to research sloths.  But when a week passed and she failed to locate any of these slow-moving mammals, she switched…
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Catawba Alumnus Returns to Campus as Guest Performing Artist

October 20, 2015
Category: Academics, Alumni, Events, Students, Theatre Arts
 Johnson conducts a session at Catawba For two weeks in October, professional actor Anthony Johnson '05 returned to his alma mater to share his professional experience in classes with Catawba theatre arts students. Although it had been 10 years since he graduated, Johnson, serving as a guest…
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