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Third Station Acquisition by the Catawba Foundation Results in Rowan-Cabarrus Radio

January 5, 2016
Category: Academics, Communication Arts, Events, Staff, Students
The Catawba Foundation has acquired a third radio station, WTIX of Concord, 1410 AM. The newest acquisition is a 1000 watt radio station that first signed on the air in 1942. The sale of WTIX was announced by the Federal Communications Commission in mid-December. Two AM stations in Salisbury, WSAT…
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Friend-Raiser Changing Longtime Role at Catawba

December 18, 2015
Category: Alumni, Staff
Margaret Wilson Faust '89, a self-described friend-raiser of fund-raising at Catawba, will soon transition out of her role as Director of Alumni and Parent Relations to assume responsibilities as Assistant Vice President, Donor Relations at the College. Although she is excited for the opportunity…
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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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