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2016 Women’s Panel to Advise Female Students at Catawba on How to Succeed in the Real World

March 23, 2016
Category: Alumni, Events, Students
Highly successful young professionals, including Catawba alumnae, will share how to succeed in those first jobs out of college with Catawba coeds at the College’s third annual Women’s Panel slated from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, in Tom Smith Auditorium.  Their presentation, “How to Succeed…
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Catawba Students Attend National Chemistry Conference

March 23, 2016
Category: Chemistry, Events, Students
 Brooke Baumgarten received honors for her outstanding research project. Twelve Catawba College students recently attended the 251st National Conference of the American Chemical Society in San Diego, Calif., under the advisement of Dr. ChaMarra Saner, assistant professor of chemistry. Eight of…
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Catawba Faculty and Students Attend Psychological Association Conference

March 22, 2016
Category: Academics, Events, Psychology, Students
Three Catawba College faculty and seven students will travel to the annual Southeastern Psychological Association conference in New Orleans, La., March 30-April 2.  There some in the Catawba group who will make research presentations at the conference. Attendees include psychology professors Drs.…
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Students Travel to the Grand Canyon and Beyond to Connect Chemistry and Art

March 21, 2016
Category: Academics, Chemistry, Events, Staff, Theatre Arts
By Professor Ashley Pierce For college students across the country, spring break is a time to relax and have fun. Many travel to traditional spring break locations in pursuit of the same. For students of Catawba College’s Honors Program class, Aesthetic Alchemy, spring break was a chance to connect…
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Catawba Alumnus Rediscovers Rare Flower in Maryland

March 21, 2016
Category: Alumni, Biology
 Knapp Last summer, 2001 Catawba College alumnus Wes Knapp rediscovered Solidago rupestris in Maryland with several partners at the National Park Service as part of a larger project with NatureServe. Solidago rupestris, known as the rock goldenrod or riverbank goldenrod, is a North American…
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