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on line 18 Evening & Graduate News http://catawba.edu/index.php/tools/blocks/news_rss/rss?bID=4204&cID=588&arHandle=Main Enroll in Catawba College's RN-BSN Program for Spring 2017 at a Very Affordable Price http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/enroll-catawba-colleges-rn-bsn-program-spring-2017-very-affordable-price/ Catawba College's RN-BSN program is now enrolling for its spring 2017 admission for Registered Nurses (RNs) who want to pursue a four-year baccalaureate degree. The primary target for the RN-BSN program is currently employed and licensed RNs with Associate degrees in Nursing or Nursing diplomas.... Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in /var/www/catawba.edu/htdocs/concrete/core/libraries/loader.php on line 293 Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in /var/www/catawba.edu/htdocs/concrete/core/libraries/loader.php on line 153 Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:26:00 EDT Catawba to Host Information Sessions for ITT Students http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-host-information-sessions-itt-students/ Catawba College has announced the first two of four information sessions to help students affected by the nationwide closure of the for-profit ITT Technical Institute. As a regionally accredited, non-profit, four-year college, Catawba College is committed to serving a broad range of students. This initial phase of the plan will help adult students pursuing a business management degree or information systems degree. Other degree program details are being developed.... Thu, 15 Sep 2016 04:37:00 EDT Catawba College Announces Plan to Help ITT Technical Institute Students http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-announces-plan-help-itt-technical-institute-students/ Catawba College has announced an immediate plan to help students affected by the nationwide closure of the for-profit ITT Technical Institute. As a regionally accredited, non-profit, four-year college, Catawba College is committed serving a broad range of students. This initial phase of the plan will help adult students pursuing a business management degree or information systems degree. Other degree program details are being developed.... Fri, 09 Sep 2016 14:27:00 EDT Raspberry Pi, a "Dessert" for Catawba Computer Science Students http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/raspberry-pi-dessert-catawba-computer-science-students/ For most people, raspberry pie is a delicious dessert. But enter Catawba’s hardware and systems software application class, and you will witness a new type of “dessert.” For these students, Raspberry Pi is the latest instrument for developing innovative projects using computer hardware and software, and the latest trend in “textbooks.”... Fri, 20 May 2016 09:15:00 EDT Presidential Honor Roll and Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/presidential-honor-roll-and-deans-list-announced/ Catawba College has announced students who have been named to the Spring 2016 Dean's List and Presidential Honor Roll for 2015-2016.... Sat, 14 May 2016 15:21:00 EDT Longtime Catawba Faculty Member and Administrator Dies http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/longtime-catawba-faculty-member-and-administrator-dies/ James Curtis Montgomery of Salisbury, a longtime faculty member and administrator at Catawba College, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the VA Hospice House. He was 89 years old.... Tue, 10 May 2016 12:54:00 EDT Microsoft Executive to Speak at Catawba’s May 14 Graduation Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/microsoft-executive-speak-catawbas-may-14-graduation-exercises/ A 1971 Catawba alumnus who works as an executive with Microsoft will be the featured speaker at the college’s commencement exercises on Saturday, May 14 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center.... Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:07:00 EDT Catawba SEGS Students Commissioned as Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-segs-students-commissioned-junior-marshals/ Eleven students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 23rd ceremony. Director of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Jeff Bowe, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam, officiated at the ceremony.... Fri, 29 Apr 2016 01:00:00 EDT Catawba’s Annual Awards Convocation Recognizes Student Achievements http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-annual-awards-convocation-recognizes-student-achievements/ Members of the Catawba College community gathered at annual Awards Convocation on April 21 to recognize and celebrate student scholastic achievements. The event was held in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel to present awards recognizing excellence in specific academic disciplines and to honor award recipients who demonstrate the four qualities noted on the college seal: scholarship, character, culture and service.... Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:21:00 EDT Nursing Is "Sim Possible" at Catawba’s New Lab http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/nursing-sim-possible-catawbas-new-lab/ Steve Austin’s blood pressure dropped, his breathing became shallow as his respirations decreased, and his lips began became cyanotic. Dr. Racquel Ingram was not alarmed though. She realized that Steve’s symptoms were mere simulations, programmed to teach nursing students how to properly assess and monitor patient vital signs.... Mon, 07 Mar 2016 14:08:00 EST Catawba Launches Phase I of Its New Nursing Program, Welcomes RNs Seeking BSNs http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-launches-phase-i-its-new-nursing-program-welcomes-rns-seeking-bsns/ Catawba College is now accepting applications for its first cohort of students into Phase I of its new Nursing Program. Registered Nurses (RNs) who want to pursue a four-year baccalaureate degree in Nursing can begin taking classes during the spring 2016 semester within the College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies to move them toward that goal.... Wed, 20 Jan 2016 16:37:00 EST Nine RSSS Teachers Begin New M.Ed. STEM Program at Catawba for Free, Thanks to Philanthropist http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/nine-rsss-teachers-begin-new-med-stem-program-catawba-free-thanks-philanthropist/ Catawba College welcomed nine Rowan-Salisbury School System teachers into its new Master of Education program in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), a new graduate program that began on January 12. Members of this inaugural cohort of students received full-tuition scholarships to pursue their graduate degrees thanks to a generous $300,000 gift from local philanthropist Fred Stanback.... Wed, 13 Jan 2016 12:19:00 EST Write-In. Right Here. Write Now. http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/write-right-here-write-now/ By Anna Beth Carter '16 - In preparation for finals week, Catawba College's Writing Center hosted its first ever Write-In. The event was held Dec. 2 in the school's administration building, with several rooms acting as designated stations for different modes of writing. Not only did the night inspire students to write well and complete final papers and projects, but also provided fun study breaks, an assortment of delicious snacks, and several giveaways and freebies throughout the evening.... Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:39:00 EST Catawba’s School of Evening and Graduate Studies Announces New Scholarship Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-school-evening-and-graduate-studies-announces-new-scholarship-program/ Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies announces the creation of its first-ever scholarship program. The Transfer Excellence Awards recognize outstanding transfer students who wish to earn their bachelor's degree from Catawba College. These awards are designed to provide financial assistance to students who have demonstrated excellence in prior college-level studies and who indicate a strong potential in their future career.... Wed, 04 Nov 2015 15:12:00 EST Catawba Accepting Applications for New M.Ed. Program in STEM http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-accepting-applications-new-med-program-stem/ If you're a practicing teacher, licensed in middle grades mathematics, middle grades science, secondary mathematics, or secondary comprehensive science, and would like to pursue a master's degree, a new M.Ed. offered at Catawba College may be just right for you. Catawba's Department of Teacher Education is now accepting applications for its new Master of Education Program in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) that will launch during the spring semester of 2016.... Tue, 13 Oct 2015 15:07:00 EDT Ralph W. Ketner Honored at Video Premiere http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/ralph-w-ketner-honored-video-premiere/ A surprised and humble Ralph W. Ketner was honored with the North Carolina's highest civilian honor, the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, at an August 27th event that premiered a documentary video about his life as one of the co-founders of Food Lion. Ketner was surrounded by family, friends, Food Lion officials, and local dignitaries at the "Lessons in Leadership" premiere held in Keppel Auditorium on the Catawba College campus.... Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:28:00 EDT Catawba College Again Featured in The Princeton Review’s “The Best 380 Colleges” http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-again-featured-princeton-reviews-best-380-colleges/ Catawba College again this year is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features the school in the new 2016 edition of its annual college guide, "The Best 380 Colleges," that hit newsstands on August 4.... Tue, 04 Aug 2015 08:44:00 EDT CatawBuzz's 2015 Graduation http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbuzzs-2015-graduation/ The 268 graduates in Catawba College's Class of 2015 now have a common buzz word to use when remembering their commencement exercises – BEES, honeybees in particular. These insects, thousands of them that were discovered living in the wall of the Robertson College-Community Center and swarming in the area around that building, caused college officials to reconfigure long-laid commencement plans less than 24 hours before the graduates' big day on May 16th.... Sat, 16 May 2015 16:32:00 EDT College Presents Special Awards during Graduation Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/college-presents-special-awards-during-graduation-exercises1/ Three graduates were recognized with special awards during Catawba College’s May 16th Graduation Exercises. These graduates, two from the traditional day program and one from the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, were recognized, through a vote of the faculty, for embodying the words on the college seal: scholarship, character, culture and service.... Sat, 16 May 2015 15:11:00 EDT Baccalaureate Homilist Shares Message in Four Life Dimensions http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/baccalaureate-homilist-shares-message-four-life-dimensions/ Catawba’s 2015 Baccalaureate Homilist Gregory M. Alcorn ’79 admonished graduates to focus on four dimensions in their lives, the mental, emotional, physical and spiritual that combine to create overall well-being. He called these four, “MEPS.”... Sat, 16 May 2015 11:00:00 EDT New Professional Accounting Concentration Offered in Catawba’s Evening Degree Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/new-professional-accounting-concentration-offered-catawbas-evening-degree-program/ Catawba College’s School of Evening and Graduate Studies has launched a new academic concentration, Professional Accounting, in its Bachelor of Business Administration degree. This particular degree requires an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Accounting from a North Carolina community college for admission, making it a 2+2 program to give A.A.S. degree holders more alternatives to earn a bachelor’s degree. The program will admit its first students in summer 2015 at both Catawba’s main campus in Salisbury and in Charlotte.... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 10:29:00 EST Catawba Hires Hispanic Coordinator for Its Baccalaureate Programs Offered on CPCC’s Campuses http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-hires-hispanic-coordinator-its-baccalaureate-programs-offered-cpccs-campuses/ Catawba College has hired Jose Manjarres as its Hispanic Coordinator and adjunct faculty member for the baccalaureate degree programs it offers on Central Piedmont Community College’s campuses.... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:53:00 EST Catawba and Rowan-Salisbury Schools Collaborate to Launch New M.Ed. Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-and-rowan-salisbury-schools-collaborate-launch-new-med-program/ Catawba College, in a new collaboration with the Rowan-Salisbury School System (RSSS), will offer a Master of Education program to especially target local middle and high school mathematics and science teachers.... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:49:00 EST Catawba Appoints Interim Director of Its School of Evening and Graduate Studies http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-appoints-interim-director-its-school-evening-and-graduate-studies/ Catawba College Provost Dr. J. Michael Bitzer has named Jeffrey J. Bowe the interim director of Catawba's School of Evening and Graduate Studies (SEGS). Bowe, who joined the college in 2012, has been serving as the current director of SEGS partnerships and assistant professor of business.... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:57:00 EDT Open House on July 8 for Catawba’s Evening Degree Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-july-8-catawbas-evening-degree-program/ Catawba College’s School of Evening Studies will sponsor a drop-in open house from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8, in Ketner Hall, Room 203. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities.... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:03:00 EDT Catawba Awards 287 Degrees in Two Commencement Exercises May 17th http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-awards-287-degrees-two-commencement-exercises-may-17th/ Catawba College’s Commencement Saturday, May 17, was a day of warm farewells and long goodbyes as the college awarded 287 degrees to its graduates. Two separate graduation ceremonies were held in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center on campus – one at 10 a.m. for graduates of the traditional day program and one at 2 p.m. for graduates in the School of Evening and Graduate Studies.... Sat, 17 May 2014 16:48:00 EDT Three Catawba Faculty Members Retire http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/three-catawba-faculty-members-retire/ Three Catawba College faculty members who are retiring at the end of this academic year were recognized during May 17th commencement exercises on campus.... Sat, 17 May 2014 15:55:00 EDT Catawba College Commissions Nine SEGS Students as Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-commissions-nine-segs-students-junior-marshals/ Nine students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 26th ceremony. Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam, officiated at the ceremony.... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:29:00 EDT Open House on April 8 for Catawba’s Evening Degree Programs http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-april-8-catawbas-evening-degree-programs/ Catawba College’s School of Evening Studies will sponsor a drop-in open house on Tuesday, April 8, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in Room 203 of Ketner Hall on campus. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program offerings and financial aid opportunities.... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 09:31:00 EDT Education Honor Society Inducts New Members http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/international-education-honor-society-inducts-new-members/ Catawba College’s Theta Phi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education installed new officers for the 2014-2015 year and inducted 14 new members in a ceremony held at 7:00 p.m. in Tom Smith Auditorium on the campus of Catawba College on February 25, 2014.... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:44:00 EDT Open House on Nov. 19 for Catawba's Evening Degree Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-nov-19-catawbas-evening-degree-program/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor a drop-in open house on Tuesday, November 19, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in Ketner Hall, Room 203. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities.... Thu, 07 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EST Ceremony Marks Admission of 40 Students to Teacher Education Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/ceremony-marks-admission-40-students-teacher-education-program/ Forty Catawba College students and one faculty member were honored in a formal pinning ceremony held in Hedrick Little Theater on Tuesday, October 22, 2013. This event marked admission to the Teacher Education Program at Catawba and was followed by a reception in the Peeler Crystal Lounge that was sponsored by the Goodman School of Education.... Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Trustees Approve Two Percent Increase in Tuition and Room for '14-'15 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-trustees-approve-two-percent-increase-tuition-and-room-14-15/ Catawba College students will see only a two percent increase in tuition and room costs for the 2014-2015 academic year. However, a new state of North Carolina law that took effect January 1, 2014 mandates that colleges and universities collect sales tax on student meals.* This caused a higher than expected increase in Catawba's board fees for '14-'15; board costs will increase by 7 percent.... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College to Honor Military Personnel and Veterans Nov. 16 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-honor-military-personnel-and-veterans-nov-16/ Military personnel, veterans and their families will receive free admission and be honored with a tailgate event at Catawba College's final football game of the season on November 16. The Catawba Indians will take on the Lenior Rhyne Bears in the game that occurs the week of Veterans Day.... Tue, 22 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EDT Evening Undergraduate Program Open House Set for July 9 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/evening-undergraduate-program-open-house-set-july-9/ Catawba's School of Evening & Graduate Studies will host a "drop-in" style Open House on Tuesday, July 9 from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. in room 203 of Ketner Hall on campus. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities. ;... Mon, 01 Jul 2013 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Commissions 13 SEGS Students as Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-commissions-13-segs-students-junior-marshals/ Thirteen students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 20 ceremony. Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam, officiated at the ceremony.... Thu, 16 May 2013 00:00:00 EDT How to Find "The Big H" http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/how-find-big-h/ It was a very familiar figure who delivered the homily at Catawba College's Baccalaureate Service on May 10. On the eve of their graduation, College Chaplain and Senior Vice President, the Reverend Dr. Ken Clapp '70, advised the graduates to "Take wing by giving God that place of greatest importance in your lives and allowing God to direct you and call the shots."... Sat, 11 May 2013 00:00:00 EDT North Carolina Governor to Speak at Catawba College's May 11 Graduation Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/north-carolina-governor-speak-catawba-colleges-may-11-graduation-exercises/ North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory will be the speaker for Catawba College's 10 a.m. Graduation Exercise to be held Saturday, May 11 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center. McCrory is a 1978 alumnus of the college and a former seven-term mayor of Charlotte. McCrory's schedule will only permit him to speak at the college's 10 a.m. exercise at which the college will award baccalaureate degrees to 191 students who are graduating from the traditional day program...... Wed, 01 May 2013 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced15/ A total of 267 students have been named to the Dean's List for the 2012 Fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. W. Richard Stephens, Jr., Provost of the College. Traditional Day program students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours. School of Evening and Graduate Studies students named have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in at least 12 semester hours.;;... Wed, 09 Jan 2013 00:00:00 EST Students and Faculty Members Welcomed to Catawba's Teacher Education Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/students-and-faculty-members-welcomed-catawbas-teacher-education-program/ In a formal pinning ceremony held in late October, thirty eight Catawba College students and two faculty members were accepted into the Department of Teacher Education at the college. The ceremony, held in Hedrick Little Theatre, was sponsored by the Student North Carolina Association of Educators (SNCAE). Ms. Laura Ritchie, a 2011 Catawba alumna, shared remarks about her perspective on teaching and a reception followed in the Peeler Crystal Lounge.... Tue, 18 Dec 2012 00:00:00 EST SEGS Open Houses Set for December 3 and 4 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/segs-open-houses-set-december-3-and-4/ Two open houses for Catawba's Evening Program are scheduled in December. Prospective students will have the opportunity to learn more about the evening degrees offered by the School of Evening & Graduate Studies. View details on the open houses and programs...... Tue, 27 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Professor Discusses International Business With Nicaraguan Students http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-professor-discusses-international-business-nicaraguan-students/ Catawba College Professor Richard Browne recently shared insights in his presentation "Strategy vs. Execution – which matters more in achieving global business success?" while lecturing to the Master's of Business class at the Universidad Americana, Managua, Nicaragua. Browne, who lectures in International Business at Catawba's Ketner School of Business, utilized case studies from several Fortune 500 companies to highlight the factors for winning at business in the global arena. ... Fri, 16 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EST Catawba's November Community Forum Focuses on A Child's First Five Formative Years http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-november-community-forum-focuses-childs-first-five-formative-years/ Learn why birth to five years of age are a child's most formative years at Catawba College's November Community Forum. Deborah K. Howell, M.Ed., Assistant Director at Partners in Learning Child Development and Family Resource Center in Salisbury, will be the keynote speaker at the event scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, in Tom Smith Auditorium on the Catawba campus.;;... Tue, 06 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Summer School by the Numbers http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-summer-school-numbers/ Two hundred and twenty three students enrolled for summer school classes at Catawba College. Of this total, 116 came from the day program and 107 from the School of Evening and Graduate Studies.;... Fri, 22 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EDT June SEGS Open Houses Scheduled in Kannapolis, Salisbury and DCCC Campus http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/june-segs-open-houses-scheduled-kannapolis-salisbury-and-dccc-campus/ Several open houses for Catawba's Evening Program are scheduled during the month of June. Prospective students will have the opportunity to learn more about the evening degrees offered by the School of Evening & Graduate Studies. View details on the open houses and programs below...;;... Mon, 11 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Student and Salisbury Battalion Chief Biking for Fallen Comrade http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-student-and-salisbury-battalion-chief-biking-fallen-comrade/ People who know Jay Baker realize he's been riding a bicycle most of his life. The same could be said about his dedication to firefighting. So when those two worlds come together in this year’s inaugural Carolina Brotherhood ride from Wilmington to Asheville, Baker will be one of the 30 firefighter cyclists pedaling for the family of a fallen brother.... Fri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EDT 2012 Baccalaureate Service and Marshal's Walk http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/2012-baccalaureate-service-and-marshals-walk/ Catawba's 2012 graduating class participated in the Baccalaureate Service and Marshal's Walk on Thursday, May 10 as part of the 2012 Commencement activities. ;... Sat, 12 May 2012 00:00:00 EDT Fourteen Catawba College Students Inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/fourteen-catawba-college-students-inducted-alpha-sigma-lambda/ Fourteen students in Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies (SEGS) program were inducted into the College's chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society during a ceremony held April 18 in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus. ... Fri, 04 May 2012 00:00:00 EDT New President, Former U.S. Ambassador, and Special Speakers to Figure in Catawba's May 12 Graduation Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/new-president-former-us-ambassador-and-special-speakers-figure-catawbas-may-12-graduation-exercises/ Catawba College's new president, a Catawba alumnus who has served as a six-time U.S. Ambassador, and a Fox Network television show star will figure in the college's commencement exercises slated for Saturday, May 12 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center. ;;... Fri, 04 May 2012 00:00:00 EDT Thirteen Students Commissioned as Catawba College Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/thirteen-students-commissioned-catawba-college-junior-marshals1/ Thirteen students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 14 ceremony held in the Hurley Room on campus. Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam, officiated at the ceremony.;... Mon, 23 Apr 2012 00:00:00 EDT Catawba's Education Honor Society Installs Officers, Inducts New Members http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-education-honor-society-installs-officers-inducts-new-members/ Catawba College's Theta Phi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) education honor society installed new officers for the 2012-2013 year and inducted 25 new members in a ceremony held at 7:00 p.m. on April 3 in the Tom Smith Auditorium on campus. Faculty members from the Teacher Education Department played active roles in the ceremony.... Thu, 12 Apr 2012 00:00:00 EDT CPCC, Catawba College Partnership Allows CPCC Graduates to Earn Bachelor's Degree on CPCC's Central Campus http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/cpcc-catawba-college-partnership-allows-cpcc-graduates-earn-bachelors-degree-cpccs-central-campus/ Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies will partner with Central Piedmont Community College to offer an evening degree program that will allow CPCC graduates to earn their bachelor's degree from Catawba College on CPCC's Central Campus.... Tue, 20 Mar 2012 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Alumna Works to Help Others as She Was Helped http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumna-works-help-others-she-was-helped/ Stephanie Bruce grew up in public housing. Now she helps people move out of it. Bruce, 45, serves as the new coordinator for the Family Self-Sufficiency program at Salisbury Housing Authority. Bruce graduated from the program herself in 2004, learning skills and saving enough money to move out of Civic Park Apartments a year later and buy her own home. ;... Mon, 09 Jan 2012 00:00:00 EST Catawba Alumna Approved for Principal Position http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumna-approved-principal-position/ Two new and temporary administrative positions were filled Tuesday evening by the Davidson County Board of Education. At the monthly meeting, the board unanimously approved Lydia E. Mack, as the assistant principal of both Midway and Friedberg elementary schools, and retiree Max T. Cole as the temporary assistant principal of Central Davidson Middle School.;... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 00:00:00 EST Catawba Students and Their Professor Travel to American Shakespeare Center http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-students-and-their-professor-travel-american-shakespeare-center/ Three of Catawba’s students in the School of Evening and Graduate Studies – Crystal Hodges, Katrice Pruitt, and Colleen Smiley – traveled along with the professor of their Shakespeare class, Dr. Aaron Butler, to the American Shakespeare Center in Staunton, Virginia on October 8-9. The American Shakespeare Center is home to the Blackfriars Playhouse, a re-creation of an indoor theatre used in Shakespeare’s day. ... Mon, 31 Oct 2011 00:00:00 EDT Students and a Faculty Member Welcomed to Catawba's Teacher Education Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/students-and-faculty-member-welcomed-catawbas-teacher-education-program/ Forty eight Catawba College students and one faculty member were honored in a formal pinning ceremony held in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on Wednesday, October 12, 2011. This event marked admission to the Teacher Education Program at Catawba College. The ceremony was sponsored by the Student North Carolina Association of Educators (SNCAE).... Thu, 27 Oct 2011 00:00:00 EDT Rowan County's Partners in Learning Celebrates 15th Anniversary http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/rowan-countys-partners-learning-celebrates-15th-anniversary/ Rowan County's Partners in Learning (PIL) Child Development & Family Resource Center marks its 15th anniversary on October 6 and its director Norma Honeycutt says the non-profit has much to celebrate. From serving less than 50 children the first year it opened, PIL has grown to serve more than 300 children a week. In its 15 years of existence, Honeycutt believes a total of more than 5,000 children and their families have been served by her organization that she terms "an extended family." ... Thu, 29 Sep 2011 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Alumna Escaped Vietnam to Become an American http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumna-escaped-vietnam-become-american/ By David Freeze, for the Salisbury Post - [EDITOR'S NOTE: Lori Wong graduated summa cum laude from Catawba College in the B.A.E. program and completed her licensure program in teacher education] Young students at Partners in Learning Children’s Development Center know they are taught by a high-energy teacher named Lori Wong. However, few of the children or their parents, and just a small number of the school’s staff, know Wong’s story.... Tue, 13 Sep 2011 00:00:00 EDT New Teachers Share Their Thoughts as Beginning of School Nears http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/new-teachers-share-their-thoughts-beginning-school-nears/ By Sarah Campbell, salisburypost.com - In a sense, Catawba College alumna and China Grove native Tammy Tutterow is coming home. Sure, she never left the area. But when she graduated from South Rowan High School in 1992 she wasn’t exactly expecting to come back, to the school that is. But this fall, Tutterow will start her teaching career by launching to school’s first marketing program.;... Thu, 18 Aug 2011 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Alumnus and Principal Looks Forward to Second Retirement http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumnus-and-principal-looks-forward-second-retirement/ by Sarah Campbell, scampbell@salisburypost.com - When Rick Hampton took over as the principal of North Rowan Elementary School in 2004 he quickly realized that regular Band-Aids simply aren’t good enough. "I had to go out and buy Blues Clues and Sponge Bob Band-Aids," he said. "I fixed a lot of boo-boos with those Band-Aids. They always brought a smile."... Tue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 EDT Open House for Catawba's Evening Program at Davidson County Community College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-catawbas-evening-program-davidson-county-community-college/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor an open house on Tuesday, June 21, from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in the Conference Center on the main campus of Davidson County Community College. Catawba currently offers evening courses on the DCCC campus. Prospective students are invited to drop by at any time for an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities.... Wed, 15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 EDT Open House for Catawba's Evening Program in Kannapolis on June 27, 2011 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-catawbas-evening-program-kannapolis-june-27-2011/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor an open house in Kannapolis on Monday, June 27, from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in the ante room of the Core Lab Building in Kannapolis. Prospective students are invited to drop by at any time for an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities.... Wed, 15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced12/ A total of 244 students have been named to the Dean's List for the 2011 Spring Semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. W. Richard Stephens, Jr., Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.... Tue, 14 Jun 2011 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced5/ A total of 122 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2010-2011 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. W. Richard Stephens, Jr., Provost of the College. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours. Students on the 2010-2011 Presidential Honor Roll List include...;;... Tue, 14 Jun 2011 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Alumna Retires after 38 Years in Education http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumna-retires-after-38-years-education/ Kathy Conte, a 1973 alumna of Catawba College, retired from Charles England Elementary School after a 38-year career in education. After receiving her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education at Catawba, Conte started her career at Cecil School teaching third grade. Later, she taught at Southwest Elementary School and Dunbar School, which was later renamed to Charles England.... Mon, 13 Jun 2011 00:00:00 EDT Open House for Catawba's Evening Program in Salisbury http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-catawbas-evening-program-salisbury/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor an open house on the Catawba campus on Monday, June 20, from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in Ketner Hall, Room 108. Prospective students are invited to drop by at any time for an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities.... Fri, 10 Jun 2011 00:00:00 EDT Baccalaureate Homily Encourages Graduates to Look for Rainbows http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/baccalaureate-homily-encourages-graduates-look-rainbows/ Kristopher Watson of Voorhees, N.J., a 2011 Catawba College graduate and tenor, wowed those gathered for the Baccalaureate Service on campus Friday, May 13, with a solo performance of "Over the Rainbow." The song's inclusion in the service was at the request of outgoing Catawba College President Dr. W. Craig Turner. Turner, who leaves Catawba this month after serving three years as its 21st president, tied his baccalaureate homily to that song. ... Sat, 14 May 2011 00:00:00 EDT 293 Receive Degrees during Catawba's Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/293-receive-degrees-during-catawbas-commencement-exercises/ "Receiving a college diploma" was the common theme during the two commencement exercises in Catawba College's Keppel Auditorium on Saturday, May 14. The different exercises were for two distinct populations of students at the institution. ;... Sat, 14 May 2011 00:00:00 EDT BB&T's Lauren Scott to Present "The Art of Networking" http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/bbts-lauren-scott-present-art-networking/ Catawba College’s Office of Career Services will present "The Art of Networking: Creating Your Own Personal Brand for Career Success" on Tuesday, April 26 at 5:00 p.m. in Room 201 of Ketner Hall on campus. The guest speaker will be Lauren B. Scott, Employment Consultant and AVP with Branch Bank & Trust. Scott will be sharing tips on optimizing career possibilities, peer networks and professional perspective by learning the "Art of Networking."... Mon, 18 Apr 2011 00:00:00 EDT Catawba's Master of Education Degree Program Inspires and Changes Area Teachers http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-master-education-degree-program-inspires-and-changes-area-teachers/ Dr. Lou Ann Kasias, a Catawba College professor of education and coordinator of the college's graduate program, believes teachers in the region need to know just what Catawba offers in its Master of Education in Elementary Education.... Thu, 10 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced11/ A total of 273 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. W. Richard Stephens, Jr., Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.... Wed, 05 Jan 2011 00:00:00 EST Catawba College English Professor Delivers Paper at Conference http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-english-professor-delivers-paper-conference/ Dr. Aaron B. Butler, assistant professor of English in the School of Evening and Graduate Studies at Catawba College, recently delivered a paper entitled "Beowulf Then and Now: Women and Warriors in the Old English Poem and in Robert Zemeckis's Film Adaptation" at the annual conference of the Mid-Atlantic Popular American Culture Association.... Wed, 08 Dec 2010 00:00:00 EST Catawba College School of Education to Host Association Meeting http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-school-education-host-association-meeting/ The Catawba College School of Education, specifically, the Curriculum Materials Center at the college, will host the Fall/Winter 2010 North Carolina Curriculum Materials Center Directors Association Meeting on campus on December 17. The Association consists of librarians from a variety of public and private institutions across the state and meets twice annually to discuss issues related and pertaining to maintaining and managing curriculum materials center collections and technology as well as a... Wed, 08 Dec 2010 00:00:00 EST Teacher Education Alumnus Prepares to Retire after 20 Years as Teacher and Principal http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/teacher-education-alumnus-prepares-retire-after-20-years-teacher-and-principal/ Source: www.berksmontnews.com. Few people have the kind of passion and dedication it takes to be a teacher. But for Dr. Ronald W. Christman, teaching is in his blood, and for as long as he can remember his life has revolved around the betterment of education and the many children whose lives he has touched. Christman, much to the disappointment of many, is preparing to retire from Gilbertsville Elementary School after more than 20 years of service with the school as both teacher and principal.... Wed, 10 Nov 2010 00:00:00 EST N.C. State Board of Education Staff Attorney to Speak Nov. 17 at Catawba College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/nc-state-board-education-staff-attorney-speak-nov-17-catawba-college/ N.C. State Board of Education and Department of Public Instruction In-House Staff Attorney Katie Cornetto will speak to students enrolled in Catawba College's Teacher Education program at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17. Cornetto will make her remarks in Tom Smith Auditorium of Ralph W. Ketner Hall on the Catawba campus and area educators and those interested in education are invited to attend.... Tue, 09 Nov 2010 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Open House on the DCCC Campus http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-open-house-dccc-campus/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor an open house on Tuesday, November 9, from 5:30-8 p.m. in the Conference Center on the main campus of Davidson County Community College in Lexington. Community college graduates who are interested in completing the bachelor's degree by attending Catawba classes on the DCCC campus are encouraged to attend.;... Fri, 29 Oct 2010 00:00:00 EDT 55 Catawba Students Pinned and Admitted to Teacher Education Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/55-catawba-students-pinned-and-admitted-teacher-education-program/ Fifty-five Catawba College students were honored in a formal pinning ceremony held in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on Wednesday, October 13. For those students pinned, the event marked their admission into the Teacher Education Program at Catawba College. Ms. Julie Stoltz, Rowan-Salisbury Teacher of the Year presented the program for the early evening event, which was followed by a reception at the Peeler Crystal Lounge, sponsored by Debbie Suggs Catering. The ceremony was sponsored by the Student Nor... Fri, 15 Oct 2010 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Students Can Rent Textbooks This Fall http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-students-can-rent-textbooks-fall/ Catawba College students will have the option this fall to rent textbooks for their classes through the on-campus bookstore managed by Follett Higher Education Group. College Bookstore Manager Daniel Lowell says 40% of all titles for day classes and 37% of all titles for evening classes will be available for rent. According to Lowell, students spend between $600 and $800 each semester on textbooks for their classes and the new option of renting could save Catawba students hundreds of dollars.... Tue, 27 Jul 2010 00:00:00 EDT Open House in Kannapolis for Catawba College's Evening Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-kannapolis-catawba-colleges-evening-program/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor an open house on Thursday, July 22, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the old Cabarrus Bank Building at 201 West Avenue in Kannapolis. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities. ... Thu, 08 Jul 2010 00:00:00 EDT Attend Open House for Catawba College's Evening Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/attend-open-house-catawba-colleges-evening-program/ Catawba's School of Evening and Graduate Studies will sponsor an open house on Thursday, June 24, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on campus in Ketner Hall, Room 108. Prospective students will be given an overview of the evening program and financial aid opportunities. Two bachelor's degree programs are offered in the evening: Business Administration with concentrations in Management and Information Systems, and Birth-Kindergarten Education for community college graduates who have completed...... Wed, 16 Jun 2010 00:00:00 EDT June 17 Interest Meeting for Catawba College's Bachelor's Degree Completion Program at Davidson County Community College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/june-17-interest-meeting-catawba-colleges-bachelors-degree-completion-program-davidson-county-community-college/ Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies will hold a drop-in interest meeting regarding Catawba's Bachelor's Degree Completion Program on the main campus of Davidson County Community College from 6:00-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 17. The meeting will be held in the Conference Center Building at DCCC, Room 202.... Fri, 11 Jun 2010 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Graduates Set Sights on Their Futures http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-graduates-set-sights-their-futures/ With their sights set on their futures, 276 Catawba College graduates received their diplomas Saturday, May 15 in two separate ceremonies held in Keppel Auditorium on campus. The ceremonies marked the institution's 159th year, but marked for most of the graduates, the beginning of their professional journeys. "I'll be going to one of the top schools for education in the country and I would never have dreamed of that," said 2010 Catawba College graduate Andrea Clabaugh of York, Pa.... Sat, 15 May 2010 00:00:00 EDT "Pass It On," Baccalaureate Speaker Tells Catawba Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/pass-it-baccalaureate-speaker-tells-catawba-graduates/ She gave them sound advice born of her own life's experience, and with her self-deprecating and unconventional humor, she had Catawba College's May 14th Baccalaureate audience laughing unabashedly. Mamie McCullough, Ph.D., a popular author and motivational speaker from Dallas, Texas, was the homilist for the service held in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel as part of Commencement Exercises for the college's Class of 2010. ... Sat, 15 May 2010 00:00:00 EDT Inspiration and Symbolism Intertwined in Marshal's Walk http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/inspiration-and-symbolism-intertwined-marshals-walk/ Following the May 14 Baccalaureate Service, Catawba's 2010 graduating class processed by candlelight in the traditional Marshal's Walk. After each graduate lit his or her candle from the lighted candles carried by faculty members, they made their way from the Omwake-Dearborn Chapel, along Oliver's Way, to the exterior of the Robertson College-Community Center.... Sat, 15 May 2010 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Alumnus and Three Graduating Seniors Recognized at Commencement http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumnus-and-three-graduating-seniors-recognized-commencement/ A college alumnus and three graduating seniors received special recognition during the commencement exercises. The 2010 O.B. Michael Award, Whitener Medals, and Barbara Andrews Award were awarded during the ceremonies. Read more...;;... Sat, 15 May 2010 00:00:00 EDT Fifteen Students Commissioned as Catawba College Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/fifteen-students-commissioned-catawba-college-junior-marshals/ Fifteen students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 24 ceremony held in the Hurley Room on campus. Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam, officiated at the ceremony.;;... Mon, 26 Apr 2010 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Professor Attends Conference http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-professor-attends-conference/ Dr. Aaron Butler, assistant professor of English in Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies, attended the Shakespeare Association of America conference that was held April 1-3 in Chicago, Ill. This annual conference brings in scholars from all over the world for presentations, seminars, workshops, and other activities related to Shakespeare studies and education.... Thu, 15 Apr 2010 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College to Offer Classes at Davidson County Community College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-offer-classes-davidson-county-community-college/ In January 2010, Catawba College will enter into a unique academic relationship with Davidson County Community College (DCCC) in Lexington. Initial courses to be offered at DCCC beginning then will be associated with Catawba's Birth-Kindergarten program, offered currently on Catawba's campus to adult learners through its School of Evening and Graduate Studies. ... Wed, 14 Oct 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Alumni Infiltrate Rowan County Sheriff's Department http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-alumni-infiltrate-rowan-county-sheriffs-department/ Rowan County Chief Deputy Kevin Auten jokes about how long he was an undergraduate at Catawba College before earning his bachelor's degree in 2000. He'll tell you about his false starts, that college is a balance of grades, maturing and experience, and how all it takes is for you to apply yourself, but it took Kevin Auten a total of 21 years to get it exactly right for himself.... Fri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Graduate Student Named 2009 N.C. American History Teacher of the Year http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-graduate-student-named-2009-nc-american-history-teacher-year/ Rowan-Salisbury School System's Theresa Pierce has been selected as the 2009 North Carolina Gilder Lehrman Preserve American History Teacher of the Year winner. As a state finalist, Pierce will now become eligible to compete this fall for the national title, which will be awarded by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. ... Fri, 10 Jul 2009 00:00:00 EDT Open House for Catawba College's Evening Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/open-house-catawba-colleges-evening-program/ Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor an open house from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, June 29, in Ketner Hall, Room 201. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program and financial aid opportunities.... Fri, 19 Jun 2009 00:00:00 EDT Academic Departments Form Schools at Catawba College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/academic-departments-form-schools-catawba-college/ The academic structure at Catawba College is changing. In addition to different academic departments headed by chairs, academic departments will now be affiliated with five different schools, each headed by a dean. Overseeing the five schools and serving as the institution's chief academic officer is Provost Dr. Rick Stephens who joined the College in January.... Thu, 28 May 2009 00:00:00 EDT With An Associate's Degree (A.A. or A.S.), Transfer Students Meet All Gen Ed Requirements http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/associates-degree-or-s-transfer-students-meet-all-gen-ed-requirements/ Are you worried about losing credits if you transfer to Catawba College? Don't be. If you have an associate's degree from an accredited community college, all of your general education requirements at Catawba will be met.... Thu, 14 May 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Grads Urged to Embrace the Presence of the Holy http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-grads-urged-embrace-presence-holy/ Catawba College's graduating seniors were told to look inside themselves if they want to find "the Holy and the Sacred." That advice was from College Professor Emeritus of Religion and Philosophy, Dr. J. Daniel Brown, and it was dispensed at the annual Baccalaureate Service held May 8th in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel in campus.... Sat, 09 May 2009 00:00:00 EDT Three 2009 Catawba College Graduates Recognized with Awards http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/three-2009-catawba-college-graduates-recognized-awards/ Three Catawba College graduates were recognized during Commencement Exercises on campus for academic excellence. Two were honored as the Whitener Award recipients during the 10 a.m. ceremony, while one student was honored as the Barbara Andrews Award recipient during the 2 p.m.... Sat, 09 May 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba Alumnus and Three Graduating Seniors Recognized during College's Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-alumnus-and-three-graduating-seniors-recognized-during-colleges-commencement-exercises/ Catawba College Alumnus Patrick L. McCrory '78, the current mayor of the City of Charlotte, and three graduating seniors, Jill Archambault of Glens Falls, N.Y.; Jared Kenish of Glassboro, N.J.; and Richard Kolbasowski, Jr., of Rockwell, N.C.; received special recognition during the College's May 9th Commencement Exercises. ... Sat, 09 May 2009 00:00:00 EDT 263 Students Graduate during Catawba College Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/263-students-graduate-during-catawba-college-commencement-exercises/ Catawba College President Craig Turner both congratulated and issued a challenge to the graduating seniors in the class of 2009. His remarks came in the form of a charge to the Catawba's 263 graduates during a 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. ceremony held Saturday, May 9th in Keppel Auditorium on campus.... Sat, 09 May 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba's Evening and Graduate Studies Program is Turning Green, but Not with Envy http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-evening-and-graduate-studies-program-turning-green-not-envy/ In an effort to cut down on paper use and align itself with Catawba's efforts to be a greener campus, the School of Evening and Graduate Studies will be posting all course syllabi online beginning in the first summer block of 2009 and henceforth. The syllabi will be available on the program's website at www.catawba.edu/evening. ... Wed, 29 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba's Kappa Delta Pi Inducts Members, Installs Officers http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawbas-kappa-delta-pi-inducts-members-installs-officers/ Catawba College's Theta Phi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi education honor society installed new officers for the 2009-2010 year and inducted 17 new members in a ceremony held at 7:00 p.m., April 14th in the Tom Smith Auditorium on campus. ... Wed, 22 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT Twelve Students Commissioned as Catawba College Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/twelve-students-commissioned-catawba-college-junior-marshals/ Twelve students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 18 ceremony held in Tom Smith Auditorium. Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam, officiated at the ceremony.... Tue, 21 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT Collaboration Between Four-Year Colleges and Universities and Community Colleges Is Key in Today's Economic Climate http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/collaboration-between-four-year-colleges-and-universities-and-community-colleges-key-todays-economic-climate/ "Community colleges are the solution to so many economic challenges which face our state and nation today," Phil Kirk, vice president for external relations at Catawba College, told trustees and presidents attending the annual Law Conference sponsored by the North Carolina Association of Community College Trustees meeting in the Research Triangle Park on April 16th. ... Mon, 20 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT Thirteen Catawba College Students Inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/thirteen-catawba-college-students-inducted-alpha-sigma-lambda/ Thirteen students in Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies Program were inducted into the College's chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society during a ceremony held April 15 in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus. Officers for the honor society were also installed during the ceremony.... Mon, 20 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT Students, Faculty and Staff Recognized at Catawba College's Awards Convocation http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/students-faculty-and-staff-recognized-catawba-colleges-awards-convocation/ Students, faculty and staff at Catawba College were recognized at the institution's annual Awards Convocation held Thursday, April 16, 2009 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus. The event is an opportunity for the campus community to recognize student achievements in a variety of academic and service areas, as well as faculty and staff members for their significant contributions to the institution.... Fri, 17 Apr 2009 00:00:00 EDT JOIN the OFFICIAL Catawba College Online Community Website http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/join-official-catawba-college-online-community-website/ Be a part of the social network that's "just us" ... just Catawba! Sign up now to become a member of Catawba's OFFICIAL online community website (www.catawba.edu/us). This is a private social network exclusively for members of the Catawba College community. Join Catawba students, faculty, staff, and alumni and enjoy some great features.... Thu, 19 Mar 2009 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced8/ A total of 247 students have been named to the Dean's List for the 2008 fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Edith Bolick, Interim Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.;... Thu, 15 Jan 2009 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Ranked 17th among Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the South http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-ranked-17th-among-best-baccalaureate-colleges-south1/ Catawba College is ranked 17th in the South among the nation's 319 best baccalaureate colleges, according to the 2009 edition of "America's Best Colleges," published by U.S. News & World Report. These baccalaureate colleges are ranked according to geographic region (North, South, Midwest, West).... Fri, 22 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Ranked 17th among Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the South http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-ranked-17th-among-best-baccalaureate-colleges-south/ Catawba College is ranked 17th in the South among the nation's 319 best baccalaureate colleges, according to the 2009 edition of "America's Best Colleges," published by U.S. News & World Report. These baccalaureate colleges are ranked according to geographic region (North, South, Midwest, West).... Fri, 22 Aug 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College's Teacher Education Program Reaccredited http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-colleges-teacher-education-program-reaccredited1/ Catawba College's Teacher Education Program has been reaccredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). At an April 2008 meeting of NCATE's Unit Accreditation Board, Catawba's Teacher Education Program application for accreditation was considered and approved as meeting all required standards.... Mon, 16 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College's Teacher Education Program Reaccredited http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-colleges-teacher-education-program-reaccredited/ Catawba College's Teacher Education Program has been reaccredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). At an April 2008 meeting of NCATE's Unit Accreditation Board, Catawba's Teacher Education Program application for accreditation was considered and approved as meeting all required standards.... Mon, 16 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Launches Web-Based "Build YOUR Brochure" Feature http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-launches-web-based-build-your-brochure-feature1/ Want information about Catawba that is relevant to you and your interests? Create a custom brochure containing exactly what YOU want to know about Catawba College! It's easy! Simply select what areas you are interested in, and you'll be able to view YOUR Catawba Brochure right away - and we’ll e-mail you a link so you can view your brochure any time! ... Thu, 12 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Launches Web-Based "Build YOUR Brochure" Feature http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-launches-web-based-build-your-brochure-feature/ Want information about Catawba that is relevant to you and your interests? Create a custom brochure containing exactly what YOU want to know about Catawba College! It's easy! Simply select what areas you are interested in, and you'll be able to view YOUR Catawba Brochure right away - and we’ll e-mail you a link so you can view your brochure any time! ... Thu, 12 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Class of 2008 Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-class-2008-graduates1/ On May 10, 2008, 286 members of Catawba's Class of 2008 crossed the stage and received their diplomas. The college awarded master's degrees in education, bachelor of arts degrees, bachelor of business administration degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees and bachelor of science degrees in two separate ceremonies in Keppel Auditorium. ... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Class of 2008 Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-class-2008-graduates/ On May 10, 2008, 286 members of Catawba's Class of 2008 crossed the stage and received their diplomas. The college awarded master's degrees in education, bachelor of arts degrees, bachelor of business administration degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees and bachelor of science degrees in two separate ceremonies in Keppel Auditorium. ... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced24/ A total of 250 students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.;... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced4/ A total of 250 students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.;... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced10/ A total of 116 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2007-2008 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours.... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced2/ A total of 116 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2007-2008 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours.... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Graduates 286 Students in Two Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-graduates-286-students-two-commencement-exercises1/ Catawba College awarded 286 students their diplomas in two separate commencement exercises held Saturday, May 10th in Keppel Auditorium. A few of the graduates followed in the footsteps of relatives when they attended Catawba and earned their degrees.... Sat, 10 May 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Graduates 286 Students in Two Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-graduates-286-students-two-commencement-exercises/ Catawba College awarded 286 students their diplomas in two separate commencement exercises held Saturday, May 10th in Keppel Auditorium. A few of the graduates followed in the footsteps of relatives when they attended Catawba and earned their degrees.... Sat, 10 May 2008 00:00:00 EDT Three 2008 Catawba College Graduates Recognized with Awards http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/three-2008-catawba-college-graduates-recognized-awards1/ Three Catawba College graduates were recognized during Commencement Exercises on campus for academic excellence. Two were honored as the Whitener Award recipients during the 10 a.m. ceremony, while one student was honored as the Barbara Andrews Award recipient during the 2 p.m.... Sat, 10 May 2008 00:00:00 EDT Three 2008 Catawba College Graduates Recognized with Awards http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/three-2008-catawba-college-graduates-recognized-awards/ Three Catawba College graduates were recognized during Commencement Exercises on campus for academic excellence. Two were honored as the Whitener Award recipients during the 10 a.m. ceremony, while one student was honored as the Barbara Andrews Award recipient during the 2 p.m.... Sat, 10 May 2008 00:00:00 EDT Thirteen Students Commissioned as Catawba College Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/thirteen-students-commissioned-catawba-college-junior-marshals/ Thirteen students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 19 ceremony held in Tom Smith Auditorium. College Provost, Dr. Jesse McCartney commissioned the Junior Marshals, assisted by Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam.... Mon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDT Eight Catawba College Students Inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/eight-catawba-college-students-inducted-alpha-sigma-lambda1/ Eight students in Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies Program were inducted into the College's chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society during a ceremony held April 16 in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus. ... Mon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDT Eight Catawba College Students Inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/eight-catawba-college-students-inducted-alpha-sigma-lambda/ Eight students in Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies Program were inducted into the College's chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society during a ceremony held April 16 in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus. ... Mon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College's Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society Holds Induction and Officer Installation http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-colleges-kappa-delta-pi-honor-society-holds-induction-and-officer-installation1/ Catawba College's Theta Phi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi education honor society installed new officers and co-officers for the 2008-2009 year and inducted 17 new members in a ceremony held April 1 in the Tom Smith Auditorium on the campus. ... Mon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College's Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society Holds Induction and Officer Installation http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-colleges-kappa-delta-pi-honor-society-holds-induction-and-officer-installation/ Catawba College's Theta Phi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi education honor society installed new officers and co-officers for the 2008-2009 year and inducted 17 new members in a ceremony held April 1 in the Tom Smith Auditorium on the campus. ... Mon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDT Thirteen Students Commissioned as Catawba College Junior Marshals http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/thirteen-students-commissioned-catawba-college-junior-marshals2/ Thirteen students from Catawba College's School of Evening and Graduate Studies were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 19 ceremony held in Tom Smith Auditorium. College Provost, Dr. Jesse McCartney commissioned the Junior Marshals, assisted by Dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies, Dr. Edith Bolick, and College Marshal, Professor David Pulliam.... Mon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced23/ A total of 218 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, vice president and provost. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.... Thu, 24 Jan 2008 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced5/ A total of 218 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, vice president and provost. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.... Thu, 24 Jan 2008 00:00:00 EST 'Be a Dream Maker,' N.C. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tells Prospective Teachers http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/be-dream-maker-nc-state-superintendent-public-instruction-tells-prospective-teachers1/ "As an educator, you can be a dream maker and serve students by helping them develop dreams," Dr. June Atkinson, North Carolina's State Superintendent of Public Instruction told prospective teachers, educators and community members gathered Tuesday evening, October 9th, at Catawba College. "In our classrooms, we have students with short-term goals but many don't have short-term, intermediate or long-term goals. In the big scheme of things, little happens without dreams," she continued.... Wed, 10 Oct 2007 00:00:00 EDT 'Be a Dream Maker,' N.C. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tells Prospective Teachers http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/be-dream-maker-nc-state-superintendent-public-instruction-tells-prospective-teachers/ "As an educator, you can be a dream maker and serve students by helping them develop dreams," Dr. June Atkinson, North Carolina's State Superintendent of Public Instruction told prospective teachers, educators and community members gathered Tuesday evening, October 9th, at Catawba College. "In our classrooms, we have students with short-term goals but many don't have short-term, intermediate or long-term goals. In the big scheme of things, little happens without dreams," she continued.... Wed, 10 Oct 2007 00:00:00 EDT Dedication of Academy for Teaching and Pinning Ceremony for Students Admitted to the Teacher Education Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/dedication-academy-teaching-and-pinning-ceremony-students-admitted-teacher-education-program1/ Two Catawba College Trustees, both former members of the college's teacher education faculty, will be honored October 9th at a dedication ceremony. Catawba's new Academy for Teaching will be dedicated in honor of Dr. Shirley Peeler Ritchie of Salisbury, while student teaching scholars admitted to the Academy this fall will be recognized as Martha Kirkland West Teaching Scholars in West's honor, the first group of such students who will be so designated. ... Tue, 02 Oct 2007 00:00:00 EDT Dedication of Academy for Teaching and Pinning Ceremony for Students Admitted to the Teacher Education Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/dedication-academy-teaching-and-pinning-ceremony-students-admitted-teacher-education-program/ Two Catawba College Trustees, both former members of the college's teacher education faculty, will be honored October 9th at a dedication ceremony. Catawba's new Academy for Teaching will be dedicated in honor of Dr. Shirley Peeler Ritchie of Salisbury, while student teaching scholars admitted to the Academy this fall will be recognized as Martha Kirkland West Teaching Scholars in West's honor, the first group of such students who will be so designated. ... Tue, 02 Oct 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Ranked 16th among Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the South http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-ranked-16th-among-best-baccalaureate-colleges-south1/ Catawba College is one of the nation's 320 best baccalaureate colleges according to the 2008 edition of "America's Best Colleges," published by U.S.News & World Report. These baccalaureate colleges are ranked according to geographic region (North, South, East, West) with Catawba ranked 16th in the South. ... Mon, 20 Aug 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Ranked 16th among Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the South http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-ranked-16th-among-best-baccalaureate-colleges-south/ Catawba College is one of the nation's 320 best baccalaureate colleges according to the 2008 edition of "America's Best Colleges," published by U.S.News & World Report. These baccalaureate colleges are ranked according to geographic region (North, South, East, West) with Catawba ranked 16th in the South. ... Mon, 20 Aug 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced9/ A total of 117 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2006-2007 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost of the college. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours.... Mon, 11 Jun 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced1/ A total of 117 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2006-2007 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost of the college. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours.... Mon, 11 Jun 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Class of 2007 Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-class-2007-graduates1/ On May 12, 2007, 279 members of Catawba's Class of 2007 crossed the stage and received their diplomas. The college awarded master's degrees in education, bachelor of arts degrees, bachelor of business administration degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees and bachelor of science degrees in two separate ceremonies in Keppel Auditorium. ... Mon, 11 Jun 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Class of 2007 Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-class-2007-graduates/ On May 12, 2007, 279 members of Catawba's Class of 2007 crossed the stage and received their diplomas. The college awarded master's degrees in education, bachelor of arts degrees, bachelor of business administration degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees and bachelor of science degrees in two separate ceremonies in Keppel Auditorium. ... Mon, 11 Jun 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced22/ A total of 218 students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.;... Mon, 11 Jun 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced7/ A total of 218 students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Jesse McCartney, Provost of the College. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.;... Mon, 11 Jun 2007 00:00:00 EDT Three Catawba College Graduates Recognized with Awards http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/three-catawba-college-graduates-recognized-awards2/ Three Catawba College graduates were recognized during Commencement Exercises on campus for academic excellence. Two were honored as the Whitener Award recipients during the 10 a.m. ceremony, while one student was honored as the Barbara Andrews Award recipient during the 2 p.m.... Sat, 12 May 2007 00:00:00 EDT Three Catawba College Graduates Recognized with Awards http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/three-catawba-college-graduates-recognized-awards/ Three Catawba College graduates were recognized during Commencement Exercises on campus for academic excellence. Two were honored as the Whitener Award recipients during the 10 a.m. ceremony, while one student was honored as the Barbara Andrews Award recipient during the 2 p.m.... Sat, 12 May 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Awards 279 Degrees at 2007 Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-awards-279-degrees-2007-commencement-exercises1/ Catawba College awarded 181 degrees during the 2007 10 a.m. commencement exercise: 89 Bachelor of Arts degrees; 12 Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees; and 80 Bachelor of Science degrees. Also awarded were two honorary degrees, the annual O. B. Michael Award, and the two Whitener Award recipients.... Sat, 12 May 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Awards 279 Degrees at 2007 Commencement Exercises http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-awards-279-degrees-2007-commencement-exercises/ Catawba College awarded 181 degrees during the 2007 10 a.m. commencement exercise: 89 Bachelor of Arts degrees; 12 Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees; and 80 Bachelor of Science degrees. Also awarded were two honorary degrees, the annual O. B. Michael Award, and the two Whitener Award recipients.... Sat, 12 May 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College to Host Graduation Exercises May 12 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-host-graduation-exercises-may-121/ Catawba College will host two graduation exercises on Saturday, May 12 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center on campus. Those planning to attend, however, will need a ticket. Catawba College Alumnus Dr. Joseph B. Oxendine '52 of Pinehurst will be presented the annual O.B. Michael Distinguished Alumnus Award.... Fri, 04 May 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College to Host Graduation Exercises May 12 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-host-graduation-exercises-may-12/ Catawba College will host two graduation exercises on Saturday, May 12 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center on campus. Those planning to attend, however, will need a ticket. Catawba College Alumnus Dr. Joseph B. Oxendine '52 of Pinehurst will be presented the annual O.B. Michael Distinguished Alumnus Award.... Fri, 04 May 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Announces New Academy for Teaching http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-announces-new-academy-teaching1/ Catawba College is creating new Academy for Teaching which will be named in honor of former teacher education faculty member and College trustee Shirley Peeler Ritchie of Salisbury. College trustees learned of a donor gift to underwrite the start-up of the Academy and new Teaching Scholarships offered through it and also approved plans for the academy and its naming at their February meeting. ... Wed, 21 Mar 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Announces New Academy for Teaching http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-announces-new-academy-teaching/ Catawba College is creating new Academy for Teaching which will be named in honor of former teacher education faculty member and College trustee Shirley Peeler Ritchie of Salisbury. College trustees learned of a donor gift to underwrite the start-up of the Academy and new Teaching Scholarships offered through it and also approved plans for the academy and its naming at their February meeting. ... Wed, 21 Mar 2007 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced21/ A total of 236 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours. Students on the Dean's List include:;... Fri, 19 Jan 2007 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced6/ A total of 236 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours. Students on the Dean's List include:;... Fri, 19 Jan 2007 00:00:00 EST Officials Announce New Program Name and a New Major and Degree http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/officials-announce-new-program-name-and-new-major-and-degree1/ On June 1, Catawba College's Lifelong Learning Program became the School of Evening and Graduate Studies and Dr. Edith Bolick '70 became its Dean. Along with its new title, the School has a new degree, a Bachelor of Arts in Education (B.A.E.) degree with a major in Birth-Kindergarten (B-K) Education. ... Wed, 14 Jun 2006 00:00:00 EDT Officials Announce New Program Name and a New Major and Degree http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/officials-announce-new-program-name-and-new-major-and-degree/ On June 1, Catawba College's Lifelong Learning Program became the School of Evening and Graduate Studies and Dr. Edith Bolick '70 became its Dean. Along with its new title, the School has a new degree, a Bachelor of Arts in Education (B.A.E.) degree with a major in Birth-Kindergarten (B-K) Education. ... Wed, 14 Jun 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced/ A total of 92 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2005-2006 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours.... Tue, 16 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced20/ A total of 183 students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.... Tue, 16 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced3/ A total of 183 students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college. Students named to the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade point average in 15 or more semester hours.... Tue, 16 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-presidential-honor-roll-announced8/ A total of 92 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2005-2006 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more semester hours.... Tue, 16 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Class of 2006 Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-class-2006-graduates1/ On May 13, 2006, 273 members of Catawba's Class of 2006 crossed the stage and received their diplomas. The college awarded master's degrees in education, bachelor of arts degrees, bachelor of business administration degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees and bachelor of science degrees in two separate ceremonies in Keppel Auditorium. ... Sun, 14 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Class of 2006 Graduates http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-class-2006-graduates/ On May 13, 2006, 273 members of Catawba's Class of 2006 crossed the stage and received their diplomas. The college awarded master's degrees in education, bachelor of arts degrees, bachelor of business administration degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees and bachelor of science degrees in two separate ceremonies in Keppel Auditorium. ... Sun, 14 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Graduates 273 in Two Separate Ceremonies http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-graduates-273-two-separate-ceremonies1/ Saturday, May 13th was a really big deal for Gwen Alexander Stidham of China Grove. She walked across the same stage in Keppel Auditorium and for the same reason that her eldest daughter, Renee, had walked across it 15 years prior.... Sun, 14 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Graduates 273 in Two Separate Ceremonies http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-graduates-273-two-separate-ceremonies/ Saturday, May 13th was a really big deal for Gwen Alexander Stidham of China Grove. She walked across the same stage in Keppel Auditorium and for the same reason that her eldest daughter, Renee, had walked across it 15 years prior.... Sun, 14 May 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College to Host Graduation Exercises May 13 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-host-graduation-exercises-may-131/ Catawba College is set to host two graduation exercises on Saturday, May 13 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center on campus. But you will need a ticket if you plan to attend. ... Fri, 21 Apr 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College to Host Graduation Exercises May 13 http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-host-graduation-exercises-may-13/ Catawba College is set to host two graduation exercises on Saturday, May 13 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center on campus. But you will need a ticket if you plan to attend. ... Fri, 21 Apr 2006 00:00:00 EDT Dr. Edith Bolick Promoted at Catawba College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/dr-edith-bolick-promoted-catawba-college1/ Catawba College's Dr. Edith Bolick has accepted a promotion from associate dean of the College for Lifelong Learning to dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies.... Mon, 10 Apr 2006 00:00:00 EDT Dr. Edith Bolick Promoted at Catawba College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/dr-edith-bolick-promoted-catawba-college/ Catawba College's Dr. Edith Bolick has accepted a promotion from associate dean of the College for Lifelong Learning to dean of the School of Evening and Graduate Studies.... Mon, 10 Apr 2006 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced19/ A total of 216 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college.... Mon, 06 Mar 2006 00:00:00 EST Catawba College Dean's List Announced http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-deans-list-announced2/ A total of 216 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Catawba College, according to Dr. Barbara Hetrick, vice president and dean of the college.... Mon, 06 Mar 2006 00:00:00 EST Catawba College 2005 Graduates Ready for Both Dreams and Real Lives to Begin http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-2005-graduates-ready-both-dreams-and-real-lives-begin1/ “I can’t wait to move on – to put everything we’ve learned into action, especially music,” said Jason Rigney of Danville, Va., a 2005 Catawba College graduate. “You can’t really know the business until you’re in it.” ;;Rigney was one of 300 Catawba College graduates who received their diplomas in two separate ceremonies held Saturday in Keppel Auditorium on campus. This cum laude graduate plans to leave Salisbury later this month bound for Nashville, Tenn., accompanied by the three other mem... Sat, 07 May 2005 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College 2005 Graduates Ready for Both Dreams and Real Lives to Begin http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-2005-graduates-ready-both-dreams-and-real-lives-begin/ “I can’t wait to move on – to put everything we’ve learned into action, especially music,” said Jason Rigney of Danville, Va., a 2005 Catawba College graduate. “You can’t really know the business until you’re in it.” ;;Rigney was one of 300 Catawba College graduates who received their diplomas in two separate ceremonies held Saturday in Keppel Auditorium on campus. This cum laude graduate plans to leave Salisbury later this month bound for Nashville, Tenn., accompanied by the three other mem... Sat, 07 May 2005 00:00:00 EDT 2005 Graduation Photos http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/2005-graduation-photos1/ View the photo galleries for the 2005 Catawba College Baccalaureate Service, Marshal's Walk and Commencement Ceremonies...... Sat, 07 May 2005 00:00:00 EDT 2005 Graduation Photos http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/2005-graduation-photos/ View the photo galleries for the 2005 Catawba College Baccalaureate Service, Marshal's Walk and Commencement Ceremonies...... Sat, 07 May 2005 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Commissions Junior Marshals in Its Lifelong Learning Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-commissions-junior-marshals-its-lifelong-learning-program3/ Twelve Catawba College students in the Lifelong Learning program were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 23 ceremony held in the Hurley Room of the Cannon Student Center.These Junior Marshals were chosen from the junior class based on academic rank and are among the most honored students on campus. ... Mon, 25 Apr 2005 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Commissions Junior Marshals in Its Lifelong Learning Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-commissions-junior-marshals-its-lifelong-learning-program1/ Twelve Catawba College students in the Lifelong Learning program were commissioned as Junior Marshals in an April 23 ceremony held in the Hurley Room of the Cannon Student Center.These Junior Marshals were chosen from the junior class based on academic rank and are among the most honored students on campus. ... Mon, 25 Apr 2005 00:00:00 EDT Alpha Sigma Lambda Induction held at Catawba College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/alpha-sigma-lambda-induction-held-catawba-college2/ Eighteen students in Catawba College’s Lifelong Learning Program were inducted into the College’s chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society during a ceremony held April 13 in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus.... Mon, 18 Apr 2005 00:00:00 EDT Alpha Sigma Lambda Induction held at Catawba College http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/alpha-sigma-lambda-induction-held-catawba-college/ Eighteen students in Catawba College’s Lifelong Learning Program were inducted into the College’s chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society during a ceremony held April 13 in Tom Smith Auditorium on campus.... Mon, 18 Apr 2005 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Commissions Junior Marshals in Its Lifelong Learning Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-commissions-junior-marshals-its-lifelong-learning-program2/ Catawba College President Dr. Robert Knott commissioned 12 students in its Lifelong Learning program as Junior Marshals in an April 24 ceremony held in the Hurley Room of the Cannon Student Center.... Mon, 03 May 2004 00:00:00 EDT Catawba College Commissions Junior Marshals in Its Lifelong Learning Program http://catawba.edu/news-events/news/college-news/catawba-college-commissions-junior-marshals-its-lifelong-learning-program/ Catawba College President Dr. Robert Knott commissioned 12 students in its Lifelong Learning program as Junior Marshals in an April 24 ceremony held in the Hurley Room of the Cannon Student Center.... Mon, 03 May 2004 00:00:00 EDT