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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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Catawba Faculty Leverage Past Cambodian Experiences for Future Benefit of Students

September 30, 2015
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Faculty, Mathematics
Two Catawba College faculty members who spent parts of their summer traveling in Cambodia for a research project and humanitarian relief efforts are making plans to leverage their experiences to the future benefit of their students. Dr. Paul Baker of Mathematics and Dr. Phillip Frank of Marketing…
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Catawba Welcomes New Faculty

September 28, 2015
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Communication Arts, Faculty, Music, Politics, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Sport & Health Sciences, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
Catawba College welcomed new members to its faculty ranks this academic year and some faculty had title changes. NEW FACULTY - FALL 2015 New Full-Time Faculty:       Hogewood       Gibson       Burgess       Petrie       Liang       Woodhouse       Stephenson…
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