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Community Service Required for Incoming Catawba Students to Graduate with Honors

June 11, 2012
Category: Academics, Biology, English, Faculty, Sociology, Students
Beginning with this fall's incoming first-year class, Catawba College students will need to complete community service hours to officially graduate with honors. That proposal was approved unanimously last year by both the Student Council and the Honors Faculty Board at Catawba.;According to Dr.…
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New President, Former U.S. Ambassador, and Special Speakers to Figure in Catawba's May 12 Graduation Exercises

May 4, 2012
Category: Academics, Evening & Graduate, Events, Sociology, Students
Catawba College's new president, a Catawba alumnus who has served as a six-time U.S. Ambassador, and a Fox Network television show star will figure in the college's commencement exercises slated for Saturday, May 12 in Keppel Auditorium of the Robertson College-Community Center.On that day, the…
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VIDEO: A Catawba Story - First-Class, First Ladies

October 25, 2011
Category: Alumni, Athletics, Psychology, Sociology
by John H. Rapp '76 (Sociology and Psychology Alumnus)An alumnus remembers two former first ladies (Omwake and Dearborn) and their impact on his time at Catawba and beyond. Watch this Catawba Story:VIDEO: First-Class, First LadiesRELATED CONTENT:;;Catawba STORIES ;Subscribe to Catawba Videos…
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Catawba Welcomes Four New Faculty Members

August 30, 2011
Category: Academics, Biology, Faculty, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences
One is a Toastmaster and has authored four books, including one entitled, "Cows Are People Too: Lessons from Someone Out Standing in the Field." One signed his employment contract in Borneo and left his job at the Smithsonian Institution to come to Catawba College. Another is a nationally certified…
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Catawba Students Attend Southern Sociological Society Conference

April 8, 2011
Category: Academics, Events, Sociology, Students
Six Catawba College students, all majoring in sociology, are attending the Southern Sociological Society conference in Jacksonville, Fla., April 6-9. Those attending include Bianca Boone of Charlotte; Terri Christy of Salisbury; Susan Fisher of Lititz, Pa.; Megan Kittel of Mooresville; Mimi Medrano…
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