Summer 2023

Meet the New KSOB Dean

Meet the New KSOB Dean

After a national search, Imran Chowdhury, PhD has been selected as the next Dean for the Ketner School of Business. He begins his new role on September 18th.

Jeff Little Trio Coming August 26

The Jeff Little Trio, comprised of award-winning musicians, will host a concert to support Catawba College’s music programs on August 26th @ 7:30 pm in Hedrick Little Theatre.

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Adrian L. Shuford, Jr. Award

The 1851/Tower Society Dinner and Adrian L. Shuford, Jr. Award presentation took place on Sunday, March 19th in the Peeler Crystal Lounge of the Robertson College-Community Center.

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Commitment to Sustainability

Power in Performance

Power in Performance

Note: This interview took place prior to the SAG-AFTRA strike.

Tiffany Cox ‘07 is fast becoming a household name. If you don’t know her from her time at Catawba, you may recognize her from shows like Grey’s Anatomy and Reasonable Doubt. She is a successful actor, writer, director, and producer. And it started at Catawba College.

Homecoming 2023

Homecoming 2023

Save the Date! Plan to join us for Homecoming October 26-29.

President David P. Nelson will start things off with special remarks – Quo Vadis Catawba? in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on Thursday. Friday will feature the annual golf scramble and Blue Masque Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Saturday will feature alumni classes, the alumni awards ceremony, tailgates, football game, and an 80’s concert. Sunday we will hold the installation of our Chaplain, The Rev. Kendra Joyner-Smith. Throughout the weekend there will be a variety of special class reunion events.

We can’t wait to see you on campus October 26-29!

Watch for registration to open soon! 

  • A Gift of Home

    Betty Stansbury Lomax had a heartfelt connection to Catawba College and its students. She was Assistant Professor of Physical Education at Catawba for 17 years, from 1960 to 1977. 

  • The Catawba Fund + Day of Giving 2023

    Gifts to the Catawba Fund are used where they are needed most – to the immediate benefit of our students, faculty, and staff. An easy way to support the Catawba Fund is on our Day of Giving on September 29th.

  • Join the Chiefs Club

    Join more than 750 alumni, parents, friends, and organizations providing critical support to our 23 intercollegiate teams and student-athletes. Your members hip our Chiefs Club enhances all areas of the College’s successful and growing athletics program. 

Open House & Tour

Open House & Tour

Shuford Science & Center for the Environment

Join us on September 21st from 5 – 7 pm and explore our updated Center for the Environment and Shuford Science Building. Faculty, staff, students, and community members are invited to tour two of our recently renovated buildings and see first-hand the features, equipment, and amenities in our new labs, classrooms, and offices. Enjoy beverages and light appetizers and beverages.

Football Season Tickets

Football Season Tickets

2023-2024 Catawba College Football season tickets are now on sale! Get your tickets today!

Athletic Highlights

Women’s Swimming GPA Top in Nation in DII

Catawba Women’s Swimming earned the highest team GPA of all Division II swimming programs for the Spring 2023 semester, with a team GPA of 3.85, continuing their hold on that spot from the Fall of 2022 when they topped the rankings with a team GPA of 3.77. The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America announces the rankings each semester.

Alexis Devlin named to NCAA DII Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

Alexis Devlin, a politics major from Orlando, FL and member of Catawba’s Track & Field team, has been selected to serve as the South Atlantic Conference representative of the NCAA Division II Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).

MeKayla White, Samantha Payne, & Barja Walter earn All-American Honors

Catawba Track & Field athletes took to the national stage to compete at the NCAA Outdoor Championships at Colorado State University-Pueblo.


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About the Magazine

CAMPUS Magazine is typically published annually by Catawba College Marketing & Communications. Each printing keeps alumni, families of currently enrolled students, and friends informed about and connected to Catawba College.