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Greek Festival Gives Catawba Students an Anticipatory Taste of Greece

September 11, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students
It will not be until spring break of 2015 when students in a Catawba College Honors Class depart for Greece, but the two faculty members who will be leading that excursion are trying to drum up interest in their course and its capstone trip this fall. The spring 2015 Honors course, "My Big Fat…
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U.S. News Ranks Catawba 16th among Best Regional Colleges in the South

September 9, 2014
Category: Academics, Students
Catawba College continues to be included among the nation's Best Regional Colleges, according to the 2015 edition of "Best Colleges," published by U.S. News & World Report and released today. Catawba is ranked 16th among 97 of these Best Regional Colleges in the South, climbing up a position…
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Catawba Student Spends Summer Participating in REU at Old Dominion University

September 9, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Students
Ever wonder what makes algal blooms? Catawba College senior Logan Ellis of Julian, N.C. likely has a good idea about the cause. That, after he spent the summer participating in a National Science Foundation funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at Old Dominion University, Department of…
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Organ Recital Featuring Matthew Brown Kicks off Catawba's Fall Concert Season

September 8, 2014
Category: Events, Faculty, Music
The Catawba College Music Department invites you to a free organ recital, featuring Matthew Brown, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus. Brown's recital kicks off the Music Department's fall concert series. Brown, the Director of Music at First United Methodist Church…
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Novelist Rose Senehi to Speak at September 16th Community Forum at Catawba

September 3, 2014
Category: Events
North Carolina writer and poet laureate emeritus, Fred Chappell, says of novelist Rose Senehi's seventh novel, set in Chimney Rock, NC: "...maybe it is inevitable that a story set in the shadows of one of the most famous crags in America would be a cliffhanger. And Dancing on Rocks is certainly…
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