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New Members Inducted into Kappa Mu Epsilon, Catawba’s Mathematical Honor Society
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Nine new members were inducted into Catawba College’s Zeta Chapter of the mathematics honor society, Kappa Mu Epsilon, on May 6th at a ceremony held in Ketner Hall....Mon, 12 May 2014 15:34:00 EDTCatawba Mathematics Professor Attends Mathematical Association Meeting
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Dr. Paul Baker, a professor of mathematics and computer science at Catawba College, attended the Southeastern Region Section Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America held in April at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, Tennessee....Fri, 09 May 2014 15:41:00 EDTRamseurs Continue to Make Their Family Mark on Catawba
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Walt '49 and Hilda '50 Ramseur of Landis wanted to give their three adult daughters something they didn't have, but something that would be significant and meaningful to each of them. They decided to establish a scholarship in honor of their daughters at Catawba College, the alma mater of this family....Mon, 05 May 2014 09:42:00 EDTStudents, Faculty, Staff Recognized at Annual Awards Convocation
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When members of the Catawba College community gathered for the annual Awards Convocation on April 24, it was a time to celebrate achievement and the exemplification of the four words on the Catawba College seal – scholarship, character, culture and service. The gathering was held in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel amidst much clapping and nods of approval and recognition....Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:18:00 EDTLongtime Catawba Mathematics Professor Dies
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Dr. Cecil Robert "Bob" Carlton of Salisbury, a longtime mathematics professor at Catawba College, died Friday, January 31....Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:18:00 ESTInaugural Group of Six Noyce Scholars at Catawba as NSF Grant Period Enters Year 2
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Payden Mitchell of Salisbury, a junior, entered Catawba College as a Noyce Scholar this fall. An Early College student at Rowan Cabarrus Community College (RCCC), Mitchell was one of six students who applied and received a Noyce Scholarship that offers them each $18,000 for their junior and senior years....Wed, 18 Dec 2013 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Transfers Scientific Instrumentation to Nutrition Research Institute
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The recent transfer of state-of-the-art scientific instrumentation from Catawba College to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Nutrition Research Institute (NRI), located at the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, is part of a partnership between the two institutions. These instruments will expand research capabilities for NRI scientists while offering Catawba students real-life lab experience in developing applications that impact human health....Mon, 21 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EDTTwelve RCCC Students Selected as Noyce Summer Interns
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Twelve Rowan Cabarrus Community College students have applied and been accepted as the first cohort of Noyce Summer Interns. Funds from a $1.45 million National Science Foundation grant provide monies to pay the tuition for these students to take a three credit hour online Education course through Catawba College and to allow each of them a paid summer internship in a STEM occupation....Thu, 30 May 2013 00:00:00 EDTCatawba's Mathematics Honor Society Inductees New Members
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Catawba College's Zeta Chapter of the mathematics honor society, Kappa Mu Epsilon inducted eight new members in late April at a ceremony held in Ketner Hall. The inductees included Matthew Hodgson of Salisbury; Sydney Hyder of Asheboro; Lindsay C. King of Kannapolis; Ekaterina Kruglov of Karmiel, Israel; Jacob Regensburger of Fayetteville; Cristin Ritchie of Salisbury; Brinsley Stewart of Boonville; and Frank Villa Hernandez of Kannapolis.;...Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Recognizes Students, Faculty, Staff at Annual Awards Convocation
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Members of the Catawba College community gathered in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on April 23 to celebrate achievement. The occasion was the annual Awards Convocation.Scheduled the day after Earth Day, the awards distributed were eco-friendly, made of Catawba blue, 100% recycled glass. They symbolized the college's commitment to environmental responsibility and are a reminder to the recipients to promote a greener, more sustainable lifestyle....Wed, 24 Apr 2013 00:00:00 EDTAn American Perspective on the Death of the Cambodian King
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By Dr. Paul Baker, Catawba College Professor of Mathematics and Part-time Missionary - The e-mails and Facebook postings began arriving about 9:00 Sunday night - 10:00 Monday morning in Cambodia. Norodom Sihanouk, the Pere-Roi, the Father King, who led Cambodia for the past seventy-one years, had died....Tue, 16 Oct 2012 00:00:00 EDTScholarships Established in Recognition of a Current and a Retired Catawba College Employee
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A current and a retired Catawba College employee have been honored with new scholarships established in their honor. Joanna Jasper, Catawba's chief information officer, and David E. Setzer, who retired in 1997 as special assistant to the president after 36 years of service, were honored with the scholarships created by gifts from an anonymous donor....Fri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EDTMathematics Honor Society Inducts Members
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The Catawba College Chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon, the mathematics honor society, inducted five new members during an April 17 ceremony held in Ketner Hall on campus. Inductees included Andrew McCollister of Rockwell; Cameron Beard of Conover; Suzanne "Suzie" Williams of Efland; Jordan Hunsaker of Charlotte; and Luke Kooyman of Salt Lake City, Utah....Mon, 23 Apr 2012 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Presents at Conference
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The Mathematical Association of America held its Southeastern Regional Section Meeting at the Clayton State University in Morrow, Georgia, on March 8-10. At the conference, Catawba College Mathematics Professor, Dr. Paul Baker, made a presentation: Using Topology to Solve a Geometric Existence Question. ...Fri, 23 Mar 2012 00:00:00 EDTMathematics Conference Held at Catawba
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On March 3, Catawba College hosted CAT-RUM-2012, a regional undergraduate mathematics conference, sponsored in part by the Mathematics Association of America and the National Science Foundation [DMS-0846477]. Catawba College Mathematics Professor, Dr. Paul Baker, served as the conference director for the second year. Math and science undergraduates from area colleges and universities came both to present their mathematical research and to hear about research at other schools....Fri, 23 Mar 2012 00:00:00 EDTCatawba's Church/College Dinner is a Time of Recognition
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A Catawba College alumna, a faculty member and a student were each recognized at the College's annual Church/College Dinner held Feb. 20 on campus in Peeler Crystal Lounge. Those attending included trustees, college administrators, students and supporters of Catawba's Campus Ministry and its Lilly Center for Vocation and Values....Wed, 22 Feb 2012 00:00:00 ESTVIDEO: A Catawba Story - 3 Friends, 53 Years
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by Eleanor Link, Flo Breisch Peck, and Alice Funkhouser Carrick (1962 Alumni) - Three alumnae reflect on their 53-year friendship that began when they were Catawba College freshmen. ;;...Tue, 25 Oct 2011 00:00:00 EDTCatawba Alumnus and Assistant Director of IT Services at FBI Visits Catawba
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The Catawba College Math Club and KME Chapter sponsored a visit by alumnus Daniel D. Dubree, assistant director of the Information Technology Services Division (ITSD) for the FBI's Information and Technology Branch, on September 22 in Ketner Hall. Dubree spoke to members of the college community about the mathematics and computer science involved in his career at the FBI. ...Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 EDTStudents Share Their Research at 2011 Interdisciplinary Research Symposium
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Again this year, Catawba College students from various disciplines shared their diverse research projects during the 2011 Interdisciplinary Research Symposium held Thursday, April 21 in the Leonard Lounge of the Cannon Student Center. Faculty, staff and students on campus dropped by during the two-hour event to listen and learn from these students....Thu, 28 Apr 2011 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Professor Attends Math Meeting
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Dr. Paul Baker, a Catawba College professor of mathematics, attended the Mathematical Association of America's Southeastern Regional Section meeting at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa on April 1-2. ...Fri, 08 Apr 2011 00:00:00 EDTMathematics Conference Hosted by Catawba College
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Catawba College's Department of Mathematics hosted CAT-RUM 2011 â€” a Research Undergraduate Mathematics Conference on campus on March 5. Thirty undergraduate math majors and their advisors from North and South Carolina colleges and universities attended the conference. Eight of the undergraduates presented talks covering a wide spectrum of mathematical applications. ...Wed, 16 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EDTNo Tuition Increase at Catawba for 2011-2012
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There will be no increase in Catawba College's tuition, room and board for day students in the 2011-2012 academic year. College Trustees made that decision at their Feb. 15 meeting. Tuition will remain $25,160 per year for students in the day program enrolled in between 12 and 18 semester credit hours, while annual room and board for these students will stay at $8,700....Wed, 23 Feb 2011 00:00:00 ESTMathematics Honor Society Inducts Members
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The Catawba College Chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon, the mathematics honor society, inducted five new members during a February 3 ceremony held in Ketner Hall on campus. ;;Inductees included Alan Burgess of Rockwell; Jacob Hill of Salisbury; Mark Ketterer of Hamilton, N.J.; Joseph Manser of Mooresville; and Jonathon McNeill of Asheboro. The faculty advisor for the organization, Dr. Douglas Brown, a professor of mathematics, gave a short talk after the ceremony entitled, "Choice: What could possibl...Fri, 04 Feb 2011 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Department to Sponsor Annual Contests
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Catawba College's Mathematics Department will be sponsoring the ninth annual North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics Contests on Thursday, March 24, 2011. Catawba will be a qualifying site for the Algebra I, Geometry contests, and local students who are in (or have taken) Algebra I or Geometry during the 2010-2011 academic year are invited to participate....Thu, 27 Jan 2011 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College to Host Research Undergraduate Mathematics Conference
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On Saturday, March 5th, the Catawba College Math Department will hold a regional Research Undergraduate Mathematics Conference (CAT-RUM 2011), sponsored in part by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) and NSF-RUMC. The conference will take place in Ketner Hall on campus. ...Fri, 17 Dec 2010 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Math Professor Develops Writing Contest for Local Fifth Graders
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By Susan Shinn, Catawba College News Service. Here's an easy math problem for you: What do you get when you add one Catawba College professor with seven eager academically gifted fifth- graders? Answer: A lot of good writing. In mid-March, Dr. Paul Baker, mathematics professor at Catawba, attended a Meet the Author event for Donna Rymer '93, who teaches AIG students at Bostian Elementary School. Rymer received her master's from Catawba in 1999. ...Fri, 30 Apr 2010 00:00:00 EDTMathematics Honor Society Inducts Members
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The Catawba College Chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon, the mathematics honor society, inducted new members during an April 21 ceremony held in Ketner Hall on campus. Inductees include Spencer Ashley of Yadkinville; Dustin Craft of China Grove; Deon Cuffie-Joseph of Miramar, Fla.; Lori Fraley of Cleveland; Bridgett Henderson of Statesville; and Mary McKee of Mt. Airy. Faculty advisor for the organization is Dr. Douglas Brown....Mon, 26 Apr 2010 00:00:00 EDTCatawba Mathematics Professor Makes Presentations
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Catawba College mathematics professor, Dr. Paul Baker, chaired the Professional Session at the Southeast Regional Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America held March 26 at Elon University. During that session, Baker presented "Basic Operations on Khmer Numbers." On March 16, Dr. Baker was a guest speaker at the "Meet the Author" event at Bostian Elementary School. The event was sponsored by Mrs. Donna Rymer's fifth grade class. Mrs. Rymer's class presented an original play about the au...Tue, 13 Apr 2010 00:00:00 EDTLocal Students Qualify for Regional Mathematics Contests
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Local students were among the 124 students participating in the N.C. Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests that Catawba College hosted on Thursday, March 25, 2010. Tests in Algebra I and Geometry were administered by the Catawba College Mathematics Department and the top seven students in geometry and the top nine students in Algebra I qualified for the regional contests. ...Fri, 26 Mar 2010 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Department to Sponsor Annual Contests
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Catawba College's Mathematics Department will be sponsoring the eighth annual North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics Contests on Thursday, March 25, 2010. Catawba will be a qualifying site for the Algebra I, Geometry contests, and local students who are in (or have taken) Algebra I or Geometry during the 2009-2010 academic year are invited to participate....Fri, 05 Feb 2010 00:00:00 ESTInternship Experiences Include Math, Alternative Rock, Even Bats
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By Susan Shinn, Catawba College News Service. What do mathematics, alternative rock, bats and the N.C. Transportation Museum all have in common?;Students at Catawba College had summer internships related to these topics. ;Four students shared their experiences in a colloquium Oct. 29 in Ketner Hall....Tue, 03 Nov 2009 00:00:00 ESTMathematics Honor Society Installed at Catawba College
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The Catawba College Department of Mathematics installed a new chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon, a national undergraduate honor society for the advancement of mathematics, during a ceremony held in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus Thursday, Sept. 17....Mon, 21 Sep 2009 00:00:00 EDTLocal Students Qualify for Regional Mathematics Competition
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On March 26, Catawba College was a qualifying site for the N.C. Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests in Algebra I and Geometry. Catawba's Mathematics Department hosted the contest which drew students from Salisbury, Charlotte and the surrounding areas. There were a total of 75 students and 17 supervisors attending....Fri, 27 Mar 2009 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Attends Meeting, Presents Paper
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Dr. Paul Baker, a professor of mathematics at Catawba College, represented the College at the Mathematical Association of America Liaison's meeting at the MAA Southeastern Section Annual Meeting on March 13 at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn....Mon, 23 Mar 2009 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Department to Sponsor Annual Contests
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Catawba College's Mathematics Department will be sponsoring the seventh annual North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics Contests on Thursday, March 26, 2009. Catawba College will be a qualifying site for the Algebra I and Geometry contests....Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 ESTExploring Mathematical Ideas from Ancient China
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From the "mystical" puzzle appearing on a tortoise shell to using number symbolism and algebra to predict the gender of a newborn, mathematics played an important role in Ancient China. From a traditional view of mathematics, they had a sophisticated (and even modern) number system and could perform large calculations. ...Mon, 03 Nov 2008 00:00:00 ESTNCSU to Provide Information on Master of Accounting Program
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Want to learn more about the Master of Accounting program at North Carolina State University? Current students and interested alumni of Catawba College are invited to a session on Tuesday, October 7 at 11 a.m. in the Peeler Crystal Lounge of the Robertson College-Community Center....Mon, 22 Sep 2008 00:00:00 EDTNCSU to Provide Information on Master of Accounting Program
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Want to learn more about the Master of Accounting program at North Carolina State University? Current students and interested alumni of Catawba College are invited to a session on Tuesday, October 7 at 11 a.m. in the Peeler Crystal Lounge of the Robertson College-Community Center....Mon, 22 Sep 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Faculty Attend Conference
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Two members of the Catawba College mathematics department, Dr. Paul Baker and Dr. Sharon Sullivan, recently attended the 87th annual meeting of the Mathematical Association of America Southeastern Section held at The Citadel in Charleston, S.C. ...Wed, 09 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Faculty Attend Conference
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Two members of the Catawba College mathematics department, Dr. Paul Baker and Dr. Sharon Sullivan, recently attended the 87th annual meeting of the Mathematical Association of America Southeastern Section held at The Citadel in Charleston, S.C. ...Wed, 09 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Hosts Mathematics Competition Qualifying Event
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Thursday, March 13th, marked the sixth year that Catawba College served as a qualifying site for the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. ...Fri, 14 Mar 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Hosts Mathematics Competition Qualifying Event
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Thursday, March 13th, marked the sixth year that Catawba College served as a qualifying site for the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. ...Fri, 14 Mar 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College to Host Mathematical Association of America Dinner
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The Catawba College Mathematics Department will host the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) State Dinner from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2008 in the Center for the Environment on campus. Dr. Sol Garfunkel will be the guest speaker for the event and will speak about "Math is Everywhere, Math is More, and the Fafuffnik-Chaim Yankel Effect."...Mon, 10 Mar 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College to Host Mathematical Association of America Dinner
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The Catawba College Mathematics Department will host the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) State Dinner from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2008 in the Center for the Environment on campus. Dr. Sol Garfunkel will be the guest speaker for the event and will speak about "Math is Everywhere, Math is More, and the Fafuffnik-Chaim Yankel Effect."...Mon, 10 Mar 2008 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College to Host State Math Contests
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For the sixth year in a row, Catawba College will host the N.C. Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests on Thursday, March 13, 2008.Tests in Algebra I and Geometry will be administered by the Catawba College Mathematics Department. These tests are open to any student who is enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry this current school year....Tue, 22 Jan 2008 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College to Host State Math Contests
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For the sixth year in a row, Catawba College will host the N.C. Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests on Thursday, March 13, 2008.Tests in Algebra I and Geometry will be administered by the Catawba College Mathematics Department. These tests are open to any student who is enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry this current school year....Tue, 22 Jan 2008 00:00:00 ESTFour Catawba College Mathematics Professors Author Textbook
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Four faculty members in the Catawba College Mathematics Department have collaborated to author a textbook being used in two courses this semester. "Principles of Mathematics," a general education text which requires only high school algebra as a prerequisite, is being used in two sections of Mathematics 1601. ...Tue, 04 Sep 2007 00:00:00 EDTFour Catawba College Mathematics Professors Author Textbook
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Four faculty members in the Catawba College Mathematics Department have collaborated to author a textbook being used in two courses this semester. "Principles of Mathematics," a general education text which requires only high school algebra as a prerequisite, is being used in two sections of Mathematics 1601. ...Tue, 04 Sep 2007 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Host Mathematics Competition Qualifying Event
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Thursday, March 29, marked the fifth year that Catawba College served as a qualifying site for the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. The top 10 percent of participants in Algebra I and Geometry competition advanced to the regional finals held either at UNC-Greensboro or UNC-Asheville....Wed, 04 Apr 2007 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Host Mathematics Competition Qualifying Event
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Thursday, March 29, marked the fifth year that Catawba College served as a qualifying site for the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. The top 10 percent of participants in Algebra I and Geometry competition advanced to the regional finals held either at UNC-Greensboro or UNC-Asheville....Wed, 04 Apr 2007 00:00:00 EDTCatawba Mathematics Professor Presents Paper
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Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba College, recently presented a paper at the national Joint Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society meeting in New Orleans. She presented her paper entitled, Counting Isomorphic (16,6,2) Configurations to a particular (16,6,2) Design, which deals with her research in algebraic combinatorics. ...Wed, 17 Jan 2007 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Mathematics Professor Presents Paper
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Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba College, recently presented a paper at the national Joint Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society meeting in New Orleans. She presented her paper entitled, Counting Isomorphic (16,6,2) Configurations to a particular (16,6,2) Design, which deals with her research in algebraic combinatorics. ...Wed, 17 Jan 2007 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Makes Presentation at National Convention
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Dr. Paul Baker, a professor of mathematics at Catawba College, made a presentation in late October to the National Convention of the School Science and Mathematics Association. The Convention was held in Missoula, Montana....Fri, 01 Dec 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Makes Presentation at National Convention
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Dr. Paul Baker, a professor of mathematics at Catawba College, made a presentation in late October to the National Convention of the School Science and Mathematics Association. The Convention was held in Missoula, Montana....Fri, 01 Dec 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Math Professor Presents at Conference
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At the recent North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics conference in Greensboro, Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba College, presented a talk "Teaching Math through Art." ...Mon, 16 Oct 2006 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Math Professor Presents at Conference
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At the recent North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics conference in Greensboro, Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba College, presented a talk "Teaching Math through Art." ...Mon, 16 Oct 2006 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Math Professor Goes Beyond "Counting" Sheep
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If the old saying about dogs is true, Dr. Jason Hunt has 11 best friends. But Zip, Fly, Sweep, Spot, Nova, Craig, and the others are more than just pets. In fact, Dr. Hunt warns that border collies in general do not make good pets. So why get one ... much less 11? Dr. Hunt, an assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba College, spends time training them for sheep herding competitions when he is not training college students in mathematics skills. ...Wed, 16 Aug 2006 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Math Professor Goes Beyond "Counting" Sheep
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If the old saying about dogs is true, Dr. Jason Hunt has 11 best friends. But Zip, Fly, Sweep, Spot, Nova, Craig, and the others are more than just pets. In fact, Dr. Hunt warns that border collies in general do not make good pets. So why get one ... much less 11? Dr. Hunt, an assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba College, spends time training them for sheep herding competitions when he is not training college students in mathematics skills. ...Wed, 16 Aug 2006 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Professor Publishes Part I of Four-Volume Book
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A second volume of Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker's autobiographical fiction work, "A Shadowy Passage," is now available. Part I, "Vietnam: The Initiation," covers the first month or so Baker spent as an intelligence officer in Vietnam. ...Fri, 05 May 2006 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Professor Publishes Part I of Four-Volume Book
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A second volume of Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker's autobiographical fiction work, "A Shadowy Passage," is now available. Part I, "Vietnam: The Initiation," covers the first month or so Baker spent as an intelligence officer in Vietnam. ...Fri, 05 May 2006 00:00:00 EDTMath Contest Finalists Announced
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Catawba College was a qualifying site for the NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics State Contests in Algebra I and Geometry on April 6th. The College Mathematics Department hosted the contest which drew students from Salisbury, Charlotte and Greensboro....Thu, 20 Apr 2006 00:00:00 EDTMath Contest Finalists Announced
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Catawba College was a qualifying site for the NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics State Contests in Algebra I and Geometry on April 6th. The College Mathematics Department hosted the contest which drew students from Salisbury, Charlotte and Greensboro....Thu, 20 Apr 2006 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Invited to Participate in New Council of Independent Colleges Initiative
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Catawba faculty members participating in the initiative include team leader, Dr. Cynthia Osterhus, assistant professor of teacher education; Dr. James Stringfield, chair and professor of teacher education; Dr. John Zerger, chair and professor of mathematics; and Dr. Paul Baker, professor of mathematics....Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTState Math Contest Scheduled at Catawba College
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Catawba College will be a site for the NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. The Catawba College Mathematics Department will be administering the Algebra I and Geometry tests on Thursday, April 6, 2006. Any student currently enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry may participate. ...Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Invited to Participate in New Council of Independent Colleges Initiative
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Catawba faculty members participating in the initiative include team leader, Dr. Cynthia Osterhus, assistant professor of teacher education; Dr. James Stringfield, chair and professor of teacher education; Dr. John Zerger, chair and professor of mathematics; and Dr. Paul Baker, professor of mathematics....Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Faculty Have Paper Accepted for 2006 Academy of Management Conference
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Dr. J. Andrew Morris, Dr. James W. Slate, Dr. Jason Hunt, and Dr. John Zerger had a paper entitled "Overcoming Bad Management Theory: Rediscovering Moral Sentiments" accepted for presentation at the 2006 Academy of Management (AOM)Annual Conference The AOM is the premier outlet for management research. ...Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Mathematics Students Celebrate National Pi Day at North Rowan Elementary
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Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics, and a group of Catawba College math majors visited North Rowan Elementary School on March 14 to celebrate National Pi Day. Their goal was to get younger students interested in math by introducing them to the number pi and its everyday applications. ...Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Faculty Have Paper Accepted for 2006 Academy of Management Conference
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Dr. J. Andrew Morris, Dr. James W. Slate, Dr. Jason Hunt, and Dr. John Zerger had a paper entitled "Overcoming Bad Management Theory: Rediscovering Moral Sentiments" accepted for presentation at the 2006 Academy of Management (AOM)Annual Conference The AOM is the premier outlet for management research. ...Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTState Math Contest Scheduled at Catawba College
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Catawba College will be a site for the NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. The Catawba College Mathematics Department will be administering the Algebra I and Geometry tests on Thursday, April 6, 2006. Any student currently enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry may participate. ...Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Mathematics Students Celebrate National Pi Day at North Rowan Elementary
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Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics, and a group of Catawba College math majors visited North Rowan Elementary School on March 14 to celebrate National Pi Day. Their goal was to get younger students interested in math by introducing them to the number pi and its everyday applications. ...Wed, 15 Mar 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Makes Presentations
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor, Dr. Paul Baker, recently presented a paper at the national conference of the School Science and Mathematics Association held in Fort Worth, Texas. His paper was entitled "Do Two Half-Lives Equal One Whole Life?" ;...Tue, 31 Jan 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Makes Presentations
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor, Dr. Paul Baker, recently presented a paper at the national conference of the School Science and Mathematics Association held in Fort Worth, Texas. His paper was entitled "Do Two Half-Lives Equal One Whole Life?" ;...Tue, 31 Jan 2006 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Professor's Memories and Letters Evolve into Book
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For almost 20 years, Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker repressed memories of the year he spent as an intelligence officer in Vietnam. But while he was recovering from a back operation in 1988, he discovered he "could think about that time" again, And, he realized he had a primary source of information about that time in his life â€“ his daily letters to his wife. ...Mon, 05 Dec 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Professor's Memories and Letters Evolve into Book
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For almost 20 years, Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker repressed memories of the year he spent as an intelligence officer in Vietnam. But while he was recovering from a back operation in 1988, he discovered he "could think about that time" again, And, he realized he had a primary source of information about that time in his life â€“ his daily letters to his wife. ...Mon, 05 Dec 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College's "Solve This and Win!" Draws Area Math Lovers
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"Solve This and Win!" occupies just a small portion of the Catawba College Mathematics Department web pages, but both Catawba students and area math lovers are visiting it regularly, vying to solve the posted math problem. The payoff for visitors is mostly intrinsic â€“ they get the opportunity to prove their mental prowess, and if they're really lucky and solve the problem correctly, their names are selected during a bi-monthly drawing for a Catawba College t-shirt....Fri, 18 Nov 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College's "Solve This and Win!" Draws Area Math Lovers
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"Solve This and Win!" occupies just a small portion of the Catawba College Mathematics Department web pages, but both Catawba students and area math lovers are visiting it regularly, vying to solve the posted math problem. The payoff for visitors is mostly intrinsic â€“ they get the opportunity to prove their mental prowess, and if they're really lucky and solve the problem correctly, their names are selected during a bi-monthly drawing for a Catawba College t-shirt....Fri, 18 Nov 2005 00:00:00 ESTTwo Catawba College Professors Make Presentations at Conference
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Dr. Cynthia Osterhus, an assistant professor of teacher education at Catawba College, recently made a presentation to the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCCTM) Conference in Greensboro. Her presentation was entitled, â€œIntegrating Technology into Mathematics Methods Courses.â€ ...Mon, 17 Oct 2005 00:00:00 EDTTwo Catawba College Professors Make Presentations at Conference
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Dr. Cynthia Osterhus, an assistant professor of teacher education at Catawba College, recently made a presentation to the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCCTM) Conference in Greensboro. Her presentation was entitled, â€œIntegrating Technology into Mathematics Methods Courses.â€ ...Mon, 17 Oct 2005 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Contributes to Textbook Revision
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Dr. John T. Zerger, chair and professor of mathematics at Catawba College, will be recognized for his contribution in helping W.H. Freeman and Company develop a revision plan for a mathematics textbook. Zerger assisted with the revision of the Consortium of Mathematics and Its Applicationsâ€™ â€œFor All Practical Purposesâ€ textbook. His name will be included in the acknowledgement section of the preface of that textbook....Fri, 19 Aug 2005 00:00:00 EDTProfessor to Serve as Catawba College Representative to SAC and NCAA
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Joyce Caddell has agreed to serve as the Collegeâ€™s faculty representative to the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). In that capacity, she replaces Dr. Karl Hales who retired at the end of the 2004-2005 academic year....Fri, 19 Aug 2005 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Contributes to Textbook Revision
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Dr. John T. Zerger, chair and professor of mathematics at Catawba College, will be recognized for his contribution in helping W.H. Freeman and Company develop a revision plan for a mathematics textbook. Zerger assisted with the revision of the Consortium of Mathematics and Its Applicationsâ€™ â€œFor All Practical Purposesâ€ textbook. His name will be included in the acknowledgement section of the preface of that textbook....Fri, 19 Aug 2005 00:00:00 EDTProfessor to Serve as Catawba College Representative to SAC and NCAA
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Joyce Caddell has agreed to serve as the Collegeâ€™s faculty representative to the South Atlantic Conference (SAC) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). In that capacity, she replaces Dr. Karl Hales who retired at the end of the 2004-2005 academic year....Fri, 19 Aug 2005 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Faculty, Staff Win Awards
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Eight members of the Catawba College faculty and staff were among those recognized during the 2005 Awards Convocation held April 21 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus....Thu, 28 Apr 2005 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Faculty, Staff Win Awards
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Eight members of the Catawba College faculty and staff were among those recognized during the 2005 Awards Convocation held April 21 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus....Thu, 28 Apr 2005 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Faculty and Staff Outside the Classroom
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Catawba College faculty and staff members pride themselves on their professional accomplishments outside the classroom. Following are some of their recent activities....Fri, 18 Mar 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Faculty and Staff Outside the Classroom
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Catawba College faculty and staff members pride themselves on their professional accomplishments outside the classroom. Following are some of their recent activities....Fri, 18 Mar 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Professors Outside the Classroom
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Dr. Paul Baker, a Catawba College mathematics professor, recently made a presentation to the Rowan County Ministerial Association about his mission trips to Russia and Cambodia. He also delivered the sermon at St. Johnâ€™s United Church of Christ in Kannapolis on Feb. 13, along with the sermon for the 6 p.m. on-campus worship service that same day....Wed, 23 Feb 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Professors Outside the Classroom
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Dr. Paul Baker, a Catawba College mathematics professor, recently made a presentation to the Rowan County Ministerial Association about his mission trips to Russia and Cambodia. He also delivered the sermon at St. Johnâ€™s United Church of Christ in Kannapolis on Feb. 13, along with the sermon for the 6 p.m. on-campus worship service that same day....Wed, 23 Feb 2005 00:00:00 ESTState Math Contest Scheduled at Catawba College
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Catawba College will be a site for the NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. The Catawba College Mathematics Department will be administering the Algebra I and Geometry tests on Thursday, March 17, 2005. Any student currently enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry may participate. ...Fri, 18 Feb 2005 00:00:00 ESTState Math Contest Scheduled at Catawba College
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Catawba College will be a site for the NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics state contests. The Catawba College Mathematics Department will be administering the Algebra I and Geometry tests on Thursday, March 17, 2005. Any student currently enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry may participate. ...Fri, 18 Feb 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professors Attend Meeting
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In January, three faculty members of the Catawba Collegeâ€™s Mathematics Department attended the annual National Joint Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society in Atlanta, Georgia....Tue, 25 Jan 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Mathematics Professors Attend Meeting
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In January, three faculty members of the Catawba Collegeâ€™s Mathematics Department attended the annual National Joint Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society in Atlanta, Georgia....Tue, 25 Jan 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professors Attend Meeting
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In January, three faculty members of the Catawba Collegeâ€™s Mathematics Department attended the annual National Joint Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society in Atlanta, Georgia....Tue, 25 Jan 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Mathematics Professors Attend Meeting
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In January, three faculty members of the Catawba Collegeâ€™s Mathematics Department attended the annual National Joint Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society in Atlanta, Georgia....Tue, 25 Jan 2005 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Professor Honored and Makes Presentations
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker was recently honored by the Mathematical Association of America for demonstrating his professionalism in the field of mathematics over the past 35 years. He received a certificate of recognition from that organization....Thu, 16 Dec 2004 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Professor Honored and Makes Presentations
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Dr. Paul Baker was recently honored by the Mathematical Association of America for demonstrating his professionalism in the field of mathematics over the past 35 years. He received a certificate of recognition from that organization....Thu, 16 Dec 2004 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Hosts Mathematics Association Meeting
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The Department of Mathematics at Catawba College recently hosted a meeting on campus of the Mathematics Association of America. Forty-five members from 11 different institutions attended the dinner meeting held November 16....Tue, 30 Nov 2004 00:00:00 ESTCatawba Hosts Mathematics Association Meeting
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The Department of Mathematics at Catawba College recently hosted a meeting on campus of the Mathematics Association of America. Forty-five members from 11 different institutions attended the dinner meeting held November 16....Tue, 30 Nov 2004 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Recognized
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Dr. John Zerger, a Catawba College associate professor of mathematics and chair of that department, has been selected for inclusion in this yearâ€™s edition of the â€œWhoâ€™s Who Among Americaâ€™s Teachers.â€ This is the fifth year that Zerger has been so recognized....Thu, 11 Nov 2004 00:00:00 ESTCatawba College Mathematics Professor Recognized
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Dr. John Zerger, a Catawba College associate professor of mathematics and chair of that department, has been selected for inclusion in this yearâ€™s edition of the â€œWhoâ€™s Who Among Americaâ€™s Teachers.â€ This is the fifth year that Zerger has been so recognized....Thu, 11 Nov 2004 00:00:00 ESTMayan Numerology Inspires Catawba College Mathematics
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Joyce Caddell said she plugged a hole in her knowledge this summer when she visited Mexicoâ€™s Yucatan Peninsula to study the numerology of the ancient Mayas. Caddell was among 35 educators from across the U.S. who participated in a faculty development program offered by the National Science Foundation (NSF). ...Thu, 02 Sep 2004 00:00:00 EDTMayan Numerology Inspires Catawba College Mathematics
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Joyce Caddell said she plugged a hole in her knowledge this summer when she visited Mexicoâ€™s Yucatan Peninsula to study the numerology of the ancient Mayas. Caddell was among 35 educators from across the U.S. who participated in a faculty development program offered by the National Science Foundation (NSF). ...Thu, 02 Sep 2004 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Professor to Appear in â€œWho's Who in Americaâ€
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Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba, has been selected, for the second consecutive year, to appear in the 2005 edition of â€œWhoâ€™s Who in America.â€;...Fri, 27 Aug 2004 00:00:00 EDTCatawba College Professor to Appear in â€œWho's Who in Americaâ€
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Dr. Sharon Sullivan, assistant professor of mathematics at Catawba, has been selected, for the second consecutive year, to appear in the 2005 edition of â€œWhoâ€™s Who in America.â€;...Fri, 27 Aug 2004 00:00:00 EDT