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  • The Dreaded Senior-itis

    The Dreaded Senior-itis

    Kelly Regan, Writer

    March 28, 2017

    It’s that time of the year again. The time where senior college students seemed to be plagued with the terrible disease of senior-itis. Now you’re probably wondering what this terrible disease is and if it’s contagious. To answer your questions, senior-itis occurs when seniors tend to lose all...

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  • What is the NSLS?

    What is the NSLS?

    Deep Dave, Writer

    March 28, 2017

    For many college students, building leadership skills and qualities can be tough to learn. However, with the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS), that has been made much easier! Many may be wondering, what is NSLS? Well, it is one of the largest nationally recognized leadership honors society,...

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  • Catawba’s “Hit Men”

    Catawba’s “Hit Men”

    Joshua Stewart, Sports Editor

    March 21, 2017

    Lately, Catawba College has been blessed with a growing amount of success in the athletic realm. Under the guidance of Coach Curtis Walker, the football team has perennially boasted one of the best defenses in the conference. Also, this season both our men’s and women’s basketball team celebrated...

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  • Breaking the Catawba Curse

    Breaking the Catawba Curse

    Joshua Stewart, Sports Editor

    February 23, 2017

      If you’ve been following Catawba Men’s basketball over the years, then you’ve most likely picked up on a horrible reoccurring theme. Players past and present have referred to this omen as “The Catawba Curse.” Since the arrival of Head Coach Rob Perron in 2014, Catawba teams loaded...

  • Salisbury’s Latest Buzz: The Smoke Pit

    Salisbury’s Latest Buzz: The Smoke Pit

    Carissa Hughes, Writer

    February 21, 2017

    As many of Catawba’s students already know, the current buzz in town is Salisbury’s newest addition The Smoke Pit, located downtown on 117 E Innes St. This barbeque joint is the best thing since Go Burrito. Walking to the restaurant you can smell the sweet hickory smoked barbeque from a block away...

    Veronica Leasure

Student Life & News

The Dreaded Senior-itis

The Dreaded Senior-itis

Kelly Regan, Writer

It’s that time of the year again. The time where senior college students seemed to be plagued with the terrible disease of senior-itis. Now you’re probably wondering what...

March 28No Comments

What is the NSLS?

What is the NSLS?

Deep Dave, Writer

For many college students, building leadership skills and qualities can be tough to learn. However, with the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS), that has been...

March 28No Comments

March Madness at Catawba College

March Madness at Catawba College

Tre Evans, Writer

March madness is a time college athletes are recognized for their hard work during the season. They play on the biggest stage and show their will power to win. The national...

March 28No Comments

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor

How can we eat more chicken when there isn’t a Chick-fil-A within a three-mile radius from Catawba College? As of now, the closest Chick-fil-A is 19 miles away and no one...

March 21No Comments

No Stress Zone at Catawba College

No Stress Zone at Catawba College

Jeremiah Moss, Writer

Close your eyes, loosen up those shoulders, relax, and breathe. Erase all of your worries because Spa Night has arrived once again to Catawba College. The timing couldn’t...

March 21No Comments

Students Participate in Dunn’s Mountain Clean Up

Students Participate in Dunn’s Mountain Clean Up

Shelby Rogers, Writer

Dunn’s Mountain Park was once the hot spot for partying in Granite Quarry. There are beautiful slabs of flat granite that make for a great location to hang out with friends...

March 18No Comments

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Out & About

Thirsty Thursdays Starting at Morgan Ridge Brewery

Thirsty Thursdays Starting at Morgan Ridge Brewery

Carissa Hughes, Writer

Lets face it, college students do want to have fun. But, when it comes to bars or club scenes in Salisbury, unfortunately there is little to none - especially anything targeted...

March 22No Comments

St. Patrick’s Day Friday Night Out Downtown

St. Patrick’s Day Friday Night Out Downtown

Kelsey Diehl, Writer

Photos by: Veronica Leasure Locals from Salisbury, NC. may already be aware of the tradition of Friday Night Out that takes place in historic downtown Salisbury. If you...

March 21No Comments

Salisbury’s Latest Buzz: The Smoke Pit

Salisbury’s Latest Buzz: The Smoke Pit

February 21

As many of Catawba’s students already know, the current buzz in town is Salisbury’s newest addition The Smoke Pit, located downtown on 117 E Innes St. This barbeque joint is the best thing since ...

Chili Contest at New Sarum Brewing

Chili Contest at New Sarum Brewing

February 21

What could possibly be better than good friends, football, beer and an energetic atmosphere? Kendall Poe of New Sarum Brewing was faced with this exact question and answered simply with a chill contest....

Hidden Figures Hits Tinseltown

Hidden Figures Hits Tinseltown

February 13

Wednesday night, Catawba and Livingstone students attended a “Movie Night” at Tinseltown, here in Salisbury. President of the Black Student Union, Junior Alexis Beverly explained that this event had...

Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery and Eatery Review

Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery and Eatery Review

February 7

“Great Atmosphere! Stellar service! Wonderful Food!” These are some of the comments to be found on the Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery and Eatery Facebook page. Every town has something special about...

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Fun Stuff

What’s your Valentine’s day look like? 

What’s your Valentine’s day look like? 

Emily Wong, Writer

Unless you have a significant other, February 14th is just like any other day. People who are single expect nothing special to happen. Whereas people in relationships wait...

March 6No Comments

Wigwam presents Superbowl LI

Wigwam presents Superbowl LI

February 20

Friday night is the night of Wigwam Productions, but occasionally, the organization hosts on other nights as well. The NFL...

5 Shows to Stream: A College Student’s Guide

5 Shows to Stream: A College Student’s Guide

September 6

Once upon a time, college students were forced to live without Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Roku, and every other streaming...

Every Mountain is Worth the Climb

Every Mountain is Worth the Climb

September 6

In life, we all experience triumphs, and many of us are fortunate that we have our parents and family to pick us up and help...

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Arts & Entertainment

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor

How can we eat more chicken when there isn’t a Chick-fil-A within a three-mile radius from Catawba College? As of now, the closest Chick-fil-A is 19 miles away and no one...

March 21No Comments

“The Children’s Hour” Review

“The Children’s Hour” Review

March 18

Catawba College is known for many things, in particular it is known for the incredible theatre and drama department the school...

Theatre Preview: New Shows for a New Semester

Theatre Preview: New Shows for a New Semester

January 31

The 2016 fall semester brought the Catawba Theatre family not only closer with each other but closer to the rest of the Catawba...

Reefer Madness at Lee Street Theatre

Reefer Madness at Lee Street Theatre

November 29

"Reefer Madness," produced in collaboration with Lee Street Theatre as part of a new partnership with Catawba, was the fourth...

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