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2016 Alumna Attests to How Her Catawba Education Helped Her Chart Her Future

January 10, 2018
Category: Academics, Alumni, Athletics, Sport & Health Sciences
Many don’t see the connection between Athletic Training and a liberal arts education, but this 2016 Catawba College graduate shares just how closely the two worked to help her land an amazing opportunity after graduation. Kersten Nagy is currently a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer at the…
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Dean of Catawba College’s Ketner School of Business to Step Down

January 8, 2018
Category: Academics, Staff
Jay Abraham, who has served as Dean of Catawba College’s Ralph W. Ketner School of Business since August of 2015, is stepping down from his post. Acting College Provost Dr. Constance Rogers-Lowery made the announcement on campus as classes began for spring semester 2018. Abraham will serve in a…
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Catawba College Alumnus to Publish Book about Martin Luther King Jr.'s Coming of Age

January 3, 2018
Category: Academics, Alumni, English
Catawba College alumnus Patrick Parr '03 will publish his first book, The Seminarian: Martin Luther King Jr. Comes of Age, on April 1, 2018. The biography is exclusively about King's years in seminary (1948-1951). In Fall 2017, Parr published an article in Japan Today about Martin Luther King Jr.'s…
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Two Catawba College Students Launch Entrepreneurial Ventures

December 15, 2017
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Students
Young You've heard the expression, "Nothing ventured, nothing gained," and that is an apt way to express the mantra that drives entrepreneurs to develop their business ideas, called ‘ventures'. Two Catawba College students are nurturing their entrepreneurial spirits thanks to ventures they…
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Catawba College Students Partner with LTCNC to Restore Piedmont Longleaf Pine

December 12, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
In the last week of class for the fall 2017 semester, a dozen Catawba College biology and environment and sustainability majors blew off steam with The LandTrust for Central North Carolina (LTCNC) by helping to restore a sensitive habitat near and dear to most North Carolinians, a longleaf pine…
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