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Catawba Hosts Winter Conference for North Carolina Association of Curriculum Materials Center Directors

December 11, 2015
Category: Academics, Events, Staff, Teacher Education
The North Carolina Association of Curriculum Materials Center Directors held their winter conference in the Goodman School of Education and the Lou Wilson Kasias Curriculum Materials Center on Catawba’s campus on Friday, December 11, 2015. A variety of professional presentations and dialogue were…
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Catawba Lights Campus Christmas Tree and Poses for Photos with Santa

November 24, 2015
Category: Events, Staff, Students
The Catawba College community celebrated its annual Christmas Tree Lighting Service together on Monday, November 23 in the Cannon Student Center. The event is co-sponsored each year by the Student Government Association (SGA) and the President's Office. The event featured food, hot cocoa and…
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Former Teacher Education Faculty, Trustee and Namesake of Catawba’s Academy for Teaching Dies

November 20, 2015
Category: Alumni, Faculty, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Staff, Teacher Education
Dr. Shirley Peeler Ritchie of Salisbury, a 1952 Catawba alumna and former teacher education faculty member who also served on the College Board of Trustees, passed away Thursday, November 19. Ritchie served on the Board of Trustees from 2000 to 2014 and served in the role as secretary to the Board…
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Catawba’s Plastic Ducks Help Put the Gobble in Thanksgiving for Local Families

November 18, 2015
Category: Events, Staff, Students
A Thanksgiving tradition at Catawba, the annual Duck Draw, took place on campus Nov. 17th in the Leonard Lounge of the Cannon Student Center.  The event, coordinated by Student Affairs and Residence Life staff members, is in its 12th year and thanks to its success this year, 100 local families…
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Catawba Students Pack Gift-Filled Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

November 13, 2015
Category: Events, Staff, Students
Students and other members of the Catawba College community packed 488 Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes on Nov. 12 at a packing party held in the Cannon Student Center on campus.  The shoebox project will continue through next week and students will be packing additional shoeboxes on…
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