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The Catawba College Community Forum Presents "Human Cloning and the Stem Cell Debate"

August 22, 2005
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty
;Do you really understand the current controversy over the use of stem cells in biological and medical research?   Have you taken time to consider seriously the ethical issues that accompany our potential ability to clone human beings?   If the answer to either of these questions is…
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Catawba College President Receives Black Belt

August 19, 2005
Category: Faculty, Students
;Catawba College President Dr. Robert Knott became a black belt in karate recently during a rare and special tribute paid to him August 13 by the grandmaster and founder of a Houston-based martial arts establishment. Grandmaster Kim, founder of Kim Soo Karate and Chayon Ryu Martial Arts,…
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Catawba College's Position on NCAA Ruling

August 19, 2005
Category: Athletics
We at Catawba College take very seriously the recent announcement and actions of the NCAA with regard to Native American nicknames and mascots.   We disagree strongly with the categorization of Catawba College’s use of “Indians” as “hostile and abusive.”   Over the past…
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Catawba College Mathematics Professor Contributes to Textbook Revision

August 19, 2005
Category: Academics, Faculty, Mathematics
Dr. John T. Zerger, chair and professor of mathematics at Catawba College, will be recognized for his contribution in helping W.H. Freeman and Company develop a revision plan for a mathematics textbook.   Zerger assisted with the revision of the Consortium of Mathematics and Its Applications’…
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Catawba College President Receives Black Belt

August 19, 2005
Category: Faculty, Students
;Catawba College President Dr. Robert Knott became a black belt in karate recently during a rare and special tribute paid to him August 13 by the grandmaster and founder of a Houston-based martial arts establishment. Grandmaster Kim, founder of Kim Soo Karate and Chayon Ryu Martial Arts,…
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