campus wide alert

College News

Noyce Scholars Have Teambuilding Session with Dr. O

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Students, Teacher Education
The first cohort of Noyce Scholars met with Dr. Cyndi Osterhus on Wednesday, January 15th for a teambuilding session on leadership. Since the scholars will be collaborating closely on a STEM education project, Dr. Osterhus gave them a refresher course in teamwork, respect and trust. Students…
Read More

West Scholars Enjoy End-of-Year Senior Celebration

April 29, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students, Teacher Education
The West Teaching Scholars met on Thursday afternoon, April 28, 2014 for an End-of-Year Celebration in the Ketner Hall Atrium.  Senior West Scholars were recognized and were given a crystal apple with the West Scholar logo engraved on the base for their future classrooms. Special guests included…
Read More

Students, Faculty, Staff Recognized at Annual Awards Convocation

April 25, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Communication Arts, English, Environmental Science, Events, Faculty, History & Politics, Mathematics, Music, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Staff, Students, Teacher Education, Theatre Arts
2014 Award Recipients When members of the Catawba College community gathered for the annual Awards Convocation on April 24, it was a time to celebrate achievement and the exemplification of the four words on the Catawba College seal – scholarship, character, culture and service.  The gathering…
Read More

Teachers of the Year Visit Catawba and the West Teaching Scholars

April 25, 2014
Category: Academics, Events, Students, Teacher Education
The Academy for Teaching held its annual Teacher of the Year event on Thursday, February 20, 2014.  The Freshmen West Scholars enjoyed breakfast and a panel discussion with the North Carolina Teacher of the Year Karyn Collie Dickerson and Rowan-Salisbury Schools Teacher of the Year Alex Reynolds. …
Read More

2000 Catawba Alumna Wins Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

March 31, 2014
Category: Alumni, Teacher Education
Tonya Kepley '00 of Mount Ulla, a teacher at Enochville Elementary School, has been awarded the highest honor for math and science teachers in the nation. She received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, administered by the National Science Foundation on behalf…
Read More