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Making the Case to Reconcile Science and Religion

January 21, 2015
Category: Events
Former N.C. Governor, Dr. James G. Martin, spoke at Catawba College’s January Community Forum and attempted to reconcile the centuries old conflict between science and religion.  Martin, a respected Davidson College chemistry professor long before his decades-long foray into politics, shared…
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Catawba Begins Landmark Solar Project

January 21, 2015
Category: Academics, Athletics, Events
 Solar panel installation on the roof of the college-community center Catawba College is making a bold move in the area of solar power that will propel it ahead of all other North Carolina colleges and universities. Catawba will have the distinction of having the second largest campus solar…
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Catawba’s Development Office Hires Major Gifts Officer

January 20, 2015
Category: Gifts, Staff
The Catawba College Development Office has hired Erin Mezgar as a Major Gifts Officer. Mezgar began her new role at the College on January 5 and reports to Rex Otey, Vice President of Development. In announcing her appointment, Otey noted Mezgar’s eight years of relationship-building experience and…
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Catawba Alumnus Awarded the Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

January 20, 2015
Category: Alumni
William Lacy Swing, a 1956 Catawba College alumnus, was awarded the "Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany" on November 3, 2014 by German President Joachim Gauck. The honor marked the 60th anniversary of relations between Germany and the International Organization…
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Catawba Athletics Announces Partnership with adidas and BrandRPM

January 16, 2015
Category: Athletics
Catawba College and adidas® today announced a five-year partnership in which the Portland, Oregon, based company will be the official athletic footwear, apparel and accessory brand of the Indians through the 2019-20 season. The partnership will be implemented in concert with BrandRPM, a top team…
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