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Two Catawba Faculty Attend Convention, Make Presentations

October 28, 2015
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty, Sport & Health Sciences
Hand Appenzeller Two Catawba College faculty members recently attended and made presentations at the 67th Annual North Carolina Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance and Sport Management Convention held in Winston-Salem in late October. They were Dr. Jim Hand,…
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Catawba Psychology Professor Named One of 10 Must Take Psychology Professors in Charlotte, NC

October 23, 2015
Category: Academics, Faculty, Psychology
Dr. Sheila Brownlow, a professor of psychology at Catawba College, has been named one of the 10 Must Take Psychology Professors in Charlotte, NC, by the online site,  Sharing why they recognize psychology professors, the site explains, “We picked out a small handful of…
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Longtime Catawba Professor and Chair of Biology Dies

October 14, 2015
Category: Biology, Faculty
Dr. Jay Buxton, a longtime professor and chair of biology at Catawba, died Tuesday, Oct. 13 in Hartford, Conn. Born in Carrara, Italy in 1919, he was a graduate of Southwestern Texas State College, and earned his doctorate in Biology from The Ohio State University, pursuing doctoral studies in the…
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Catawba Professor Receives Fellowship Award to Attend Conference

October 13, 2015
Category: Faculty, Sport & Health Sciences
Dr. Tanjian Liang, an assistant professor of Sport and Health Science at Catawba College, is one of eight recipients of an International Alliance for Invitational Education Fellowship Award. This award will allow Liang, who joined the College at the beginning of the ’15-’16 academic year, free…
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Catawba Professor Appointed to Editorial Review Board of Scholarly Journal

October 13, 2015
Category: Business & Economics, Faculty
Dr. James Slate, associate professor of economics at Catawba College, has been appointed to the Editorial Review Board of the Business Education Innovation Journal.  Slate, who joined the Catawba College faculty in January of 2002, earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Christopher Newport…
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