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Catawba Students to Appear in PPT Production of "Sister Act"

March 7, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Students, Theatre Arts
 (Photo: Bob Matthews) Catawba College students B'Jion Wright and Baylee Thielemier are part of the cast of the Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT) production of "Sister Act" that opens at the Meroney Theatre on March 16. PPT's diverse cast of 9 men and 20 women, consists of PPT veterans joined by…
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Five Catawba Science Students Win Yarbrough Research Grants

March 1, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Events, Students
 L-R: Elizabeth Howard, Jay Bolin, Charles Hutton, ChaMarra Saner, Julianna Herriven, Sue Calcagni, Samantha Miller, Carmony Hartwig, and Jordan Hunt. (Photo: Janet Waggoner) By Shannon Garrick '17 Every spring, many science students take a course entitled "Biological Research Methods," BIOL…
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Catawba College Psychology Faculty and Students Attend SEPA Annual Meeting

February 28, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Psychology, Students
Three faculty of the Department of Psychology and 13 students will travel to the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association in Atlanta, Ga., March 8-11. All three faculty (Dr. Erin Wood, Dr. Amy Holmes, and Dr. Sheila Brownlow) served on the Program Committee; two (Holmes,…
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The Plight of the American Chestnut

February 24, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events, Students
Story and Photos by Hannah Davis   Catawba students get instructions for inspecting the trees from Bolin and Schwartzman (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba student Alysia Plafcan inspects an American Chestnut tree protected by a white tube. (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba College students in…
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Catawba Students Recognized for National Girls & Women in Sports Day

February 23, 2017
Category: Athletics, Events, Students
 (L-R): Jordan Hunt of Cross Country; McKenzie Garrison of Volleyball; Kristen Stinnard of Softball; Kristen Rocko of Tennis; Katie DeZego of Soccer; and Amy Cujas of Swimming. This year marks the 31st anniversary of National Girls & Women in Sports Day, a national observance celebrating…
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