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Catawba Student at the U.S. Open in Erin Hills

June 5, 2017
Category: Academics, Athletics, Communication Arts, Students
Catawba College student athlete Victoria Hedrick of Lexington, N.C., is having the internship of a lifetime this summer.  This golfer, an Integrated Marketing Communication major, landed a choice internship with the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills Country Club in Erin, Wisconsin. Hedrick’s experience…
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American Legion Auxiliary Tar Heel Girls State at Catawba College June 11-17

June 2, 2017
Category: Events
June 11-17 will mark the 78th consecutive year of American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Tar Heel Girls State, and its 16th year of having the weeklong session hosted at Catawba College. At the annual event, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, Department of North Carolina, several hundred girls…
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“Creative Colleges” Guide Again Includes Catawba College

June 2, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Students
In the fifth edition of “Creative Colleges,” Catawba College is again included as one of the college options for all arts majors across the board. This guidebook contends that students are 100% unique, and their college should be too! Compiled by Elaina Loveland, a former dancer, writer, editor,…
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1994 Catawba College Alumna Enjoys Career as Radioecologist

May 30, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Biology
Dr. Wendy Kuhne '94 says you can tell a lot about the health and state of a forest by the diversity and number of woodpeckers living there. She should know, this radioecologist has spent her career assessing the health of various environmental habitats in and around nuclear sites. Since 2009, Kuhne…
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Childress Takes Post as Associate AD for Athletic Development

May 24, 2017
Category: Athletics, Staff
Catawba College Athletic Director Larry Leckonby has announced the promotion of Jeff Childress to Associate Athletic Director for Athletic Development. Childress has been serving as an Assistant Athletic Director and the Head Coach for Men’s and Women’s Tennis. “Jeff is a perfect fit for this…
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