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Catawba's Head Football Coach Included in 2014-15 Leadership Rowan Class

August 22, 2014
Category: Staff
Rowan County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the new 2014-15 Leadership Rowan class participants. Class members for 2014-15 are: D. J. Barksdale (Bank of North Carolina); Curtis Walker (Catawba College); Keith Bowersox (City of Salisbury); Wendy Brindle (City of Salisbury); Jeannette West…
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Catawba Professor and Her Former Student Have Paper Accepted for Publication

August 21, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Faculty, Psychology
Dr. Sheila Brownlow, a professor and chair of psychology at Catawba College, and a former student of hers, now an alumna of Catawba’s Class of 2012, Sarah C. Robinson, have had their paper titled "Determinants of Proenvironmental Attitudes in College Students" accepted for publication in the British…
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Opening Convocation Builds on Old Traditions and Launches New Ones

August 20, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students
A different sort of Opening Convocation helped kick off Catawba College's new academic year on August 19th. A ceremony in the 50-year-old Omwake-Dearborn Chapel had the pomp and circumstances associated with academic beginnings, followed by a Club Fair and a Community Picnic Supper in the…
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Catawba's Marching Band Revived, with the PRIDE

August 20, 2014
Category: Academics, Athletics, Music, Students
This academic year will mark the fourth year since Catawba College resurrected its marching band, and by all accounts and sounds, it is thriving, helping to recruit prospective students and roust football fans at home games. The band, the Catawba PRIDE, cranked up in fall 2011 after a 37-year…
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Catawba Professor's First Novel Set on Fictional University Campus

August 18, 2014
Category: English, Faculty
Margaret Garrison, an adjunct professor of English at Catawba College, has completed her first novel, "Prez: A Story of Love," published this month by Abbott Press. The novel, which Garrison describes as "a story of love," is set on a fictitious university campus in North Carolina's Piedmont during…
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