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Robertson Family Foundation Gift Will Help Catawba Launch RN to BSN Program

June 26, 2014
Category: Academics, Gifts, Students
Catawba College will launch a nursing program that will take a student from Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing thanks to a $1 million gift from the Blanche & Julian Robertson Family Foundation.  The grant to Catawba was approved in early May at the Foundation's annual meeting.…
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Catawba’s Writer-in Residence Has Poem Published, Launches New Book of Poetry

June 26, 2014
Category: English, Faculty
Janice Fuller (Photo by Sean Meyers) Dr. Janice Fuller, Writer-in-Residence and Professor of English at Catawba College, has just had her poem "Hiraeth" (based on a Welsh word meaning longing) accepted for publication in Kakalak 2014, an annual magazine for North and South Carolina poets.…
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First-Gen Students Who Benefitted from CIC/Walmart College Success Grant Graduate

June 26, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Sociology, Students
Nine of the 17 students targeted by the funding persisted through four years of study at Catawba The core of Catawba College's first class of first-generation students targeted by a CIC/Walmart College Success Grant graduated in May. Most of these students said the extra assistance and…
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Catawba College Presidential Honor Roll Announced

June 26, 2014
Category: Academics, Students
A total of 133 students have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll List for the 2013-2014 academic year at Catawba College, according to Dr. J. Michael Bitzer, Provost of the College. Students named to the Presidential Honor Roll List have achieved a 3.7 grade point average in 30 or more…
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75th Governor of the American Legion's Tar Heel Boys' State Elected

June 26, 2014
Category: Events
Drew Roeber of Carrboro, NC was elected as Governor of the American Legion Tar Heel Boys' State Wednesday, June 25 during the week-long event held at Catawba College.  Drew is a rising senior at Chapel Hill High School.  He is the son of Pat and Ellen Roeber. Being able to represent the interests…
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