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Catawba College Music Students Compete at State and Regional Vocal Competitions

March 29, 2018
Category: Academics, Events, Music, Students, Theatre Arts
L-R: Rasey, Yacobowsky, Owens Catawba College music and theatre arts students have been active this semester in several state and regional vocal competitions.  On February 17th, Emily Owens of Greensboro, Sarah Rasey of Holly Springs, and Grace Yacobowsky of Sinking Spring, Pa., competed…
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Catawba College Writing Alumnus Publishes First Book

March 28, 2018
Category: Academics, Alumni, English
Catawba College alumnus Andrew Teague McCollister '15, has published a new book entitled "Beneath the Surface." The thriller/suspense, available on Amazon, follows the fictional character Conner Mills, a scholar and champion swimmer, just as he begins to realize there may be more beneath the…
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Catawba College Biology Department Hosts Salisbury High School AP Class Visit

March 23, 2018
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
When students from Ms. Amber Lawson's Salisbury High School AP biology class visited the Catawba College Biology Department, their task was to solve a whodunit mystery through molecular techniques. Lawson's students conducted an experiment in Catawba's Molecular Laboratory with Dr. Carmony Hartwig,…
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Catawba College Mathematics Student Is a Cornhole Champ

March 20, 2018
Category: Mathematics, Students, Teacher Education
When you meet Catawba College junior Branden Davis of Thomasville, you'd never suspect that he's a top-ranked player in one of the fastest growing competitive pastimes in the country – cornhole! Yes, cornhole, a game that involves beanbags thrown at a slanted wooden or concrete board with a hole in…
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’86 Alumnus Tapped to Chair Old Fort Banking Co. and Gillmor Financial Services

March 19, 2018
Category: Alumni, Business & Economics
(Photo by Randy Roberts) Catawba College 1986 alumnus Michael C. Spragg of Findley, Ohio, president and chief executive officer of The Old Fort Banking Co., will become chairman of Old Fort Banking Co. and Gillmor Financial Services in April.  Spragg will succeed Dianne Gillmor Krumsee who…
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