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Catawba Bids Farewell to Miss Jackie

May 7, 2014
Category: Events, Staff
Miss Jackie, a 44-year fixture in Catawba College's Dining Hall, retired May 6. Members of the college community gathered that day at a reception hosted by Chartwells, the college's food service provider, to celebrate her long tenure and share memories. Miss Jackie, actually Annie Louise Freeman…
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Ramseurs Continue to Make Their Family Mark on Catawba

May 5, 2014
Category: Academics, Alumni, Gifts, History & Politics, Mathematics, Teacher Education
 The Ramseurs and daughters Walt '49 and Hilda '50 Ramseur of Landis wanted to give their three adult daughters something they didn't have, but something that would be significant and meaningful to each of them. They decided to establish a scholarship in honor of their daughters at Catawba…
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Therapy Dogs to Bring Stress Relief Just in Time for Final Exams

May 2, 2014
Category: Events, Faculty, Staff, Students
Therapy Dogs International and Canine Caregivers Therapy Dog Group will be sending some of their best representatives to bring students and the campus community stress relief just in time for final exams. The dogs are all properly vaccinated, restrained and trained for interaction with crowds. They…
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Big Idea Business Plan Competition Winners Announced

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Events, Students
Mr. Ralph W. Ketner with students from Carson High School students (1st Place) Carson High School students from Colleen Young's Entrepreneurship Class were recognized April 30 during an awards ceremony held at Catawba College. These students, who together won a $1,000 cash prize, came in first…
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Noyce Scholars Have Teambuilding Session with Dr. O

May 1, 2014
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Students, Teacher Education
The first cohort of Noyce Scholars met with Dr. Cyndi Osterhus on Wednesday, January 15th for a teambuilding session on leadership. Since the scholars will be collaborating closely on a STEM education project, Dr. Osterhus gave them a refresher course in teamwork, respect and trust. Students…
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