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Palooza ’17 Recap

Palooza ’17 Recap

Jeremiah Moss, Writer
April 29, 2017
Filed under Events, Student Life & News

A Ferris wheel, laser tag, cash, obstacle course, funnel cakes, and nice warm weather: Catawbapalooza ’17 was filled with nonstop exciting activities for every student, staff, and guest. The event went from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. and for all of the students who attended, were the best six hours on campus. Casey...

Monster’s Bars

Monster’s Bars

Jeremiah Moss, Writer
April 29, 2017
Filed under Events, Student Life & News

On Friday, the 21st, Wigwam Production hosted a hip hop concert performed by an inspirational and encouraging rapper originating from Las Vegas, Vinci Carson. The night was never the same because of the impact of raw talent and bars that had fans takeoff from the ground. In 2008, Vinci was introduced...

St. Patrick’s Day Friday Night Out Downtown

St. Patrick’s Day Friday Night Out Downtown

Kelsey Diehl, Writer
March 21, 2017
Filed under Events, Out & About

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 haven’t heard of this event and have never attended one, you are missing out. Every year Downtown Salisbury, Inc. in partnersh...

Julian Keniry Says Catawba College is a “Solar Campus”

Julian Keniry Says Catawba College is a “Solar Campus”

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor
March 11, 2017
Filed under Events, Student Life & News, Students

One of the top environmentalists in the United States recently visited Catawba and was impressed with what she found on campus. Julian Keniry is the Senior Director of the National Wildlife Federation’s EcoLeader and Higher Education initiative. That means that she cares deeply about what college campuses...

SNCAE Honors Ralph W. Ketner at KSOB Christmas Tree Lighting

SNCAE Honors Ralph W. Ketner at KSOB Christmas Tree Lighting

William Spencer, Managerial Editor
November 30, 2016
Filed under Events

The holiday season allows us time to reflect not only on ourselves but also on the ones we love, both here and in spirit. On Wednesday, November 19, The Student North Carolina Association of Educators (SNCAE) honored the beloved Ralph W. Ketner with the first annual Christmas tree lighting within the...

Kick Off Your Holiday Season with Catawba’s Annual Lessons and Carols

Kick Off Your Holiday Season with Catawba’s Annual Lessons and Carols

Michael Jones, Writer, Editor
November 28, 2016
Filed under Events

This week, Catawba College will have its 29th annual Service of Lessons and Carols in the Omwake-Dearborn Chapel. All members of the Catawba College community and the larger Rowan-Salisbury area are invited to attend this service on Monday, November 28, and Thursday, December 1. Tickets are free, but ...

Manners Matter Dinner Preview

Manners Matter Dinner Preview

Abygail Rohletter, Writer
November 28, 2016
Filed under Events

Every college student should know how to have a proper meal with the correct table manners! Luckily, Catawba students have the opportunity to attend a manners dinner and it will teach you the correct way to eat amazing food! How could it get any better? This "Manner’s Matter" dinner will be a great...

BSU Silent Protest

BSU Silent Protest

William Spencer, Editor
October 25, 2016
Filed under Events, Top Stories

On Friday, October 23, the students of Catawba College were silent yet their actions were among the loudest in the wake of the protests in Charlotte. In response to the shooting death of an unarmed black man, Keith Lamont Scott, the ensuing conflict among citizens and police has grown tremendously t...

Fr. Robert Black Speaks about Writing at Work

Fr. Robert Black Speaks about Writing at Work

Brittany C Beal, Writer, Photographer
April 5, 2016
Filed under Events, Top Stories

Last week, Catawba students got a special visit from a local professional. Father Robert Black from St. Luke’s Episcopal Church here in Salisbury spoke for this semester’s Writers @ Work appearance. “Writers @ Work” is a series of guest speakers that come to Catawba to talk about professional...

Jane Smiley: ‘A Thousand Acres’ Author Visits

Jane Smiley: ‘A Thousand Acres’ Author Visits

Brittany C Beal, Writer, Photographer
April 1, 2016
Filed under Events

Last week on March 17, Catawba College was honored with a special guest. For the 30th Annual Brady Author’s Symposium, the campus hosted American novelist Jane Smiley. Smiley won the Pulitzer Prize for her fiction novel, A Thousand Acres, which she loosely based on Shakespeare’s King Lear. The a...

Glow Arcade Night

Glow Arcade Night

Hannah Davis, Writer/Photographer/Editor
March 1, 2016
Filed under Events, Student Life & News

Some pictures from the Wigwam Glow Arcade night on campus, February 26th.

Winterfest: Catawba’s Successful Semi-Formal

Winterfest: Catawba’s Successful Semi-Formal

Brittany C Beal, Writer, Photographer
February 23, 2016
Filed under Events, Student Life & News

Winterfest was this month, on the night of Saturday, February 13th. Catawba students, dates, and guests showed off their fancy dress and fancy steps at the winter semi-formal dance. Lights were strung up to shine down upon the close-knit student body during the night before Valentine’s Day. Attendees ...

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