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$924,552 Estate Gift Comes as a Surprise to Catawba and Ups Campaign Total

March 8, 2016
Category: Academics, Alumni, Gifts
Roy H. Snider never attended Catawba College, but his wife, Sarah Brown Snider ’51, did.  Although the couple spent most of their working years in Delray Beach, Florida, the last several decades of their lives were spent in Salisbury where the two reconnected with Sarah’s alma mater. While in…
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A Review of the Pauliina Isomäki Concert

February 16, 2016
Category: Alumni, Events, Music
A Valentine’s Day concert provided a warm and stimulating reprieve from the cold, gray sky and threats of snow as Catawba College, Salisbury, North Carolina presented an hour of music in the Omwake-Dearborn Chapel from one of its own distinguished graduates, Pauliina Isomäki.  A native of Finland,…
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Catawba College Alumna Opening Off-Broadway Production

February 8, 2016
Category: Academics, Alumni, Events, Theatre Arts
 Lederer in Catawba Theatre's production of The Dining Room Amanda Lederer, a 2010 Catawba College graduate, is part of a NYC company (Strangemen and Co.) that will open an original, devised production, The Woodsman, Off-Broadway at New World Stages on Monday, February 8. This poetic…
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2015 Alumna Playing Dorothy in N.C. Production of "The Wiz"

February 4, 2016
Category: Alumni, Events, Theatre Arts
2015 Catawba alumna TyNia Rene' Brandon is playing the lead in the Cape Fear Regional Theatre's production of "The Wiz." The show opened January 21 and runs through February 14 at the theatre located in Fayetteville, N.C. Brandon was cast in the role of Dorothy in "The Wiz," after a classmate from…
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Alumna’s Estate Gift Will Help Catawba Pay It Forward

February 2, 2016
Category: Academics, Alumni, Gifts, Students
Catawba Alumna Sally Whitney ’77 of Mooresville says there were several reasons she decided to include a gift to her alma mater in her estate plans. By making what Whitney calls an “everlasting gift,” she says she is both sending a message to other alumni and friends to give, and showing her pride…
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