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Catawba's September Community Forum: "The Great Turning"

August 26, 2015
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Events, Faculty, Religion & Philosophy
What do the Preppers, The Occupy Wall Street demonstrations, and the Ferguson protests have in common? They are each social actions that embody a profound sense of desperation and anxiety over the immediate future. Social collapse, soaring income inequality, racial tensions — why are there so many…
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Catawba's Annual Awards Convocation Recognizes Achievements of Students, Faculty and Staff

April 24, 2015
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Communication Arts, English, Environmental Science, Events, Faculty, History, Mathematics, Music, Politics, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Staff, Students, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
 Award recipients for the 2014-2015 academic year  Catawba's awards are eco-friendly and made of Catawba blue, 100% recycled glass. Catawba College's annual Awards Convocation was again a time to recognize and celebrate student, faculty and staff achievements. Members of the campus…
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Community Forum: Urbanization and Migration in North Carolina

March 3, 2015
Category: Events, Religion & Philosophy
North Carolina is experiencing profound demographic changes: our state’s growing population is increasingly diverse, we face looming impacts of population age, and there are widening disparities between urban and rural counties. These changes impact everything from school enrollment and voting…
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Catawba’s 11th Lilly Center Colloquium Will Feature Daughter of Martyred Missionary

February 2, 2015
Category: Events, Religion & Philosophy, Students
Catawba College's 11th Lilly Center Colloquium will feature Mrs. Valerie Shepard, the daughter of an American missionary who was killed by a primitive, stone-age tribe in the Amazon jungle while attempting to evangelize them, as the keynote speaker. Shepard will make her principle presentation at…
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February 17 Community Forum: "Her Story Must Be Told: Women in the Holocaust"

January 29, 2015
Category: Events, Religion & Philosophy
Dr. Racelle Weiman has received international acclaim and numerous awards for her innovative and thought provoking work in the fields of Holocaust studies, Prejudice Reduction and Tolerance Education, and Inter-religious Relations. Dr. Weiman's work includes: establishing institutes and education…
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