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Catawba College Alumnus Appointed Colonel by Governor Haley

December 28, 2015
Category: Alumni
Dr. Charles T. Muse, Class of 1968, was recently appointed by Governor Nikki Haley of South Carolina a Colonel in the State guard of South Carolina. Dr. Muse was appointed because of his vast experience in logistics and organizational restructuring during his 31 years of active and reserve duty in…
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Friend-Raiser Changing Longtime Role at Catawba

December 18, 2015
Category: Alumni, Staff
Margaret Wilson Faust '89, a self-described friend-raiser of fund-raising at Catawba, will soon transition out of her role as Director of Alumni and Parent Relations to assume responsibilities as Assistant Vice President, Donor Relations at the College. Although she is excited for the opportunity…
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'77 Catawba Alumnus Recognized as Being Influential Leader

December 10, 2015
Category: Alumni
Catawba College alumnus Steve Harkins '77 has been named as one of the Top 20 Most Influential Leaders in Upstate South Carolina by the Greenville Spartanburg Area's readership.  Harkins, who lives in Greenville, S.C., and chairs the Board of Visitors at Catawba College, is President/CEO of SC Telco…
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Former Teacher Education Faculty, Trustee and Namesake of Catawba’s Academy for Teaching Dies

November 20, 2015
Category: Alumni, Faculty, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Staff, Teacher Education
Dr. Shirley Peeler Ritchie of Salisbury, a 1952 Catawba alumna and former teacher education faculty member who also served on the College Board of Trustees, passed away Thursday, November 19. Ritchie served on the Board of Trustees from 2000 to 2014 and served in the role as secretary to the Board…
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Catawba Inducts Sports Hall of Fame Class for 2015

November 16, 2015
Category: Alumni, Athletics, Events
Jim Tomsula ’90, head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, and Jim Gantt ’89, head baseball coach who consistently leads his teams to championship play, are among the alumni Catawba College inducted into its Sports Hall of Fame Class for 2015.  Other inductees marking the Hall of Fame’s 28th…
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