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Change in Leadership on Catawba College Board of Trustees

August 21, 2017
Category: Alumni, Events, Staff
Catawba College begins its new academic year with a change in leadership on its Board of Trustees. William “Bill” Graham ’83 of Salisbury, a partner in the Salisbury-based law firm of Wallace & Graham, was elected chair of the Board of Trustees at the Trustees’ April 2017 meeting.  He replaces…
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Catawba Holds Candlelight Vigil for Charlottesville and Unity

August 17, 2017
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Members of the Catawba College community participated in a candlelight vigil on campus on Wednesday evening, August 16.  For the community, it was a time to remember the tragic events that occurred August 12 in Charlottesville, Va., and to find strength in countering ideologies of racism and white…
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Catawba College Announces New Interim Vice President of Development

August 16, 2017
Category: Staff
Catawba College will welcome its new Interim Vice President of Development on August 21st.  Salisbury native Meg Kluttz Dees will join the Catawba College administration for a two-year period as an executive on loan from the Charlotte-based Foundation For The Carolinas.  Dees has served the…
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Blueberries, Bananas and Sweet Potatoes, the Cornerstones of Summer Internships

August 15, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Psychology, Students
Blueberries, bananas and sweet potatoes.  These may sound like items on a produce list, but actually these were the cornerstones of 11-week summer internships for four Catawba College students at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis. Four Catawba students, including Karina Noyola-Alonso of…
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Catawba College Opening Convocation Marks Start of New Academic Year

August 15, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Recent violent events in Charlottesville, Va., were referenced in remarks made by Catawba College President Brien Lewis during the College’s Opening Convocation ceremony held Tuesday, August 15, in a crowded Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus. Noting that his voice is “rightly or wrongly considered…
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