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A Catawba College Employee by Day, an Entrepreneur by Night: Meet Dawn Holcombe

April 11, 2017
Category: Staff
By Cyndi Allison Wittum Look for Dawn Holcombe in the "Shark Tank" on ABC one of these days.  Dawn, an employee in the Housekeeping Department at Catawba College since 2012, is creative and sees possibilities wherever she looks, including while working in her day job at the college in Ketner Hall.…
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International Student Athlete Preps for Life after College

April 10, 2017
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Students
When Brad Smethurst graduates from Catawba College next month, he’ll leave campus with two things: his diploma and a job.  The Toronto area native is headed north, back across the border, to an associate position in the Assurance Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Smethurst was recruited to…
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Environmental Student Organization at Catawba Hosts Earth Week Events

April 10, 2017
Category: Environmental Science, Events, Students
By Shannon Garrick ‘17 During the week of April 3rd through the 7th, Environment Catawba Outreach (ECO) hosted events each day of the week to celebrate Earth Week.  These events were used to educate students about the environment and create their own environmentally friendly items.  The week…
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Catawba Hosts Emergency Response Group Table Top Exercise

April 10, 2017
Category: Events, Staff
The Catawba College Office of Public Safety coordinated a Table Top Exercise on campus on April 11 for members of the President's Cabinet and the campus Emergency Response Group. Leading the exercise were Paul Dean, Chief of Police and Assistant VP for Public Safety and Risk Management at the…
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Catawba College BBB Biology Honors Students Present Research and Bring Home Awards

April 7, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students
A group of seven Beta Beta Beta (BBB), biology honor society students from Catawba College presented their research in late March at the 78th Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists in Montgomery, Alabama. These students were accompanied by three biology faculty members, Drs.…
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