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Catawba Biology Professor Eats a Scorpion

December 5, 2014
Category: Biology, Events, Students
Bolin (right) poses with student Chris Bolick. With Catawba students, faculty and staff looking on, Dr. Jay Bolin, assistant professor of biology, ate a scorpion on Friday, December 5th in the Cannon Student Center. Dr. Bolin was the winner of the Catawba Herpetology Club's Eat-A-Bug Contest.…
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Catawba Alumnus Discusses Life and Tiger Bites in Local Magazine

December 3, 2014
Category: Alumni, Theatre Arts
Matt Francis, a 1997 Catawba College alumnus, was recently featured in the Winter 2014 issue of Ballantyne Magazine. Interior Photo: Ray Sepesy Francis, originally of Fayetteville, N.C., currently resides in Ballantyne and works as a brand manager at Primero Systems. In the magazine,…
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Catawba Student's Poem Accepted for Publication in National Literary Magazine

December 3, 2014
Category: Academics, English, Students
Catawba College senior Sydney Smith's poem entitled "The Other 95%" has been accepted for publication by Outrageous Fortune, the first national online literary magazine to exclusively publish undergraduate student work. The publication is housed at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Virginia. Sydney…
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RENT Acting Turns into Action for RHM

December 2, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students, Theatre Arts
 Photo: Staton Carter Photography In Catawba College and Lee Street theatre's recent collaborative production of RENT, acting turned into action when the performers who played homeless people solicited members of the audience for money. The result, after seven offerings of the show, was a…
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Jeff Little Trio in Concert with Catawba Roots

December 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Music, Students
Happy toes will be tapping this coming Sunday, December 7th, when pianist Jeff Little brings his remarkable trio to the Hedrick Little Theater on the Catawba campus for an evening of Appalachian-flavored music. The show will also feature the college's Americana ensemble, Catawba Roots. Writing…
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