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2016 Women’s Panel to Advise Female Students at Catawba on How to Succeed in the Real World

March 23, 2016
Category: Alumni, Events, Students
Highly successful young professionals, including Catawba alumnae, will share how to succeed in those first jobs out of college with Catawba coeds at the College’s third annual Women’s Panel slated from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, in Tom Smith Auditorium.  Their presentation, “How to Succeed…
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Catawba Alumnus Rediscovers Rare Flower in Maryland

March 21, 2016
Category: Alumni, Biology
 Knapp Last summer, 2001 Catawba College alumnus Wes Knapp rediscovered Solidago rupestris in Maryland with several partners at the National Park Service as part of a larger project with NatureServe. Solidago rupestris, known as the rock goldenrod or riverbank goldenrod, is a North American…
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Catawba Alumnus Performs at SXSW Festival

March 21, 2016
Category: Alumni, Events, Music
Up-and-coming music producer, composer, singer and entrepreneur Yung Citizen, also known as 2012 Catawba College alumnus Christopher Williams, recently traveled to Austin, Texas for the South By Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival. Williams performed two shows at the festival and appeared on the…
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Guthrie Theatre to Produce Play by Catawba Theatre Alumnus

March 8, 2016
Category: Academics, Alumni, Events, Theatre Arts
Catawba College alumnus Mike Wiley '95, an actor, director, and playwright, will have one of his plays produced by the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, Minn. Wiley's wonderful and powerful production, "The Parchman Hour," will run October 1st through November 6th, 2016 on the McGuire Proscenium…
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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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