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STUDENT BLOG: Study Abroad in Spain - Hola mis amigos!

July 6, 2010
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Communication Arts, Students
Hola mis amigos!  by Stephanie Cook  '12 ;Greetings from the John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City! I am sitting in the gate with my fellow Catawba classmates waiting to board our plane at 11:20 PM. It is only 8:30 PM right now so we have a few hours to kill. Even though we have…
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BLOG: Catawba College Newspaper Class Has End of Year Grill Out

May 13, 2010
Category: Academics, Communication Arts, Students
By Cyndi Allison, Barbecue Master BlogMy 2010 college newspaper class took us from print to online with The Pioneer, so I am super proud of this hard working group. We like to end the year with a cook out. I do that now, because students were a bit challenged with grilling for groups. Hum. Let's…
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Lecturer Explains North Carolina Barbecue Traditions for Tourists

January 8, 2010
Category: Communication Arts, Faculty
"I can't think of anything I'd rather talk about than barbecue," says Cyndi Allison Wittum, a Communications lecturer at Catawba College. "That's my passion. Chopped pork on a white bun with a vinegar-based sauce. That is 'good eating.' "Wittum was excited when Jay Bemis, regional editorial director…
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Catawba Alumni and Brothers Make Their Marks on Journalism

December 1, 2009
Category: Alumni, Communication Arts
By Elizabeth Cook, salisburypost.comWhen former Post Sports Editor Ed Dupree took an interest in twins Benjy and Brad Hamm, he set in motion two award-winning journalism careers. Benjy is editorial director of Landmark Community Newspapers, guiding the news side of 56 paid-circulation papers, seven…
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Catawba's Student Newspaper, "The Pioneer," Goes Out of Print

October 2, 2009
Category: Academics, Alumni, Communication Arts, Students
Since 1926, Catawba College's student newspaper, The Pioneer, has been a printed publication. Not anymore; it's now online at www.catawba.edu/pioneer.Students enrolled in Communication Arts Instructor Cyndi Wittum's Applied Journalism course have been working on stories and photographs for the new…
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