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Salisbury Sings in the Season!

Kiersten Nichols, Writer/Photographer
December 9, 2014

On Friday, December 5th, Salisbury welcomed in the holiday season in downtown.  There were carolers out and about and many business were decorated both outside and in. The businesses also joined in on the holiday spirit by offering discounts and snacks to shoppers.

Operation Christmas Child Packing Party

Kaetlyn McNabb
December 1, 2014

Thursday November 20, Catawba College hosted a packing party for Operation Christmas Child. If you don’t know what Operation Christmas Child is, it is a mission to give needy children around the world a Christmas present while sharing the word and love of God! Catawba had a goal to fill at least 400... Read more »

Carolina Renaissance Festival

Kaetlyn McNabb, Sports
November 26, 2014

The Carolina Renaissance Festival is fun for families and all ages! The Festival began on the weekend of October fourth and ended last weeked. There were all different kinds of activities going on throughout the day from jousts, camel riding, petting zoos, singing, or going in the gift shops all set... Read more »

Kevin Lyman: The Man Behind Warped Tour

Kiersten Nichols, Writer/Photographer
November 26, 2014

On Friday November 14, Catawba College had the pleasure of welcoming Kevin Lyman to our campus.  Kevin Lyman is an entrepreneur that is best known for creating the Vans Warped Tour.  This event was hosted by Catawba’s School of Business and the Department of Music. Kevin Lyman attended California... Read more »

Green is Good Event

green is good

Hannah Davis, Writer
November 17, 2014

Salisbury hosted several events in the past few weeks trying to gain the towns interest into equipping the whole city with as many solar panels as possible. It all began with the Solarize Salisbury at the Lee Street Theatre downtown. The Solarize event was open to the public and allowed local citizens... Read more »

“There’s No Place Like Catawba”

Bonfire ECO Workers

Hannah Davis, Writer
October 27, 2014

This year’s homecoming theme was “There’s No Place Like Catawba,” a pun off of the famous Wizard of Oz quote “There’s no place like home.” The week kicked off on Tuesday with a “Make it, Take it” night featuring custom koozies, car decals and lucky bamboo plants. On Wednesday was the... Read more »

11th Annual Duck Draw


Samuel Reeder, Writer
October 17, 2014

It is that time of year again where Student Affairs puts on their annual fundraiser, the Duck Draw! This year marks their 11th year hosting this fundraiser. The Duck Draw is a fundraiser that helps provide Thanksgiving meals for families that need assistance this holiday season. The meals include: a... Read more »

Consequences of Living With Chemicals Talk


Hannah Davis, Writer
October 17, 2014

On Tuesday October the 7th, Dr. Folami Iderabdullah gave a talk at Catawba College on the consequences of living with chemicals, for better or for worse. Dr. Iderabdullah is an assistant professor at UNC Chapel Hills Nutrition Research Institution (NRI) in Kannapolis working in the departments of Genetics... Read more »

Serendipity in Biological Research Talk

praying mantis

Hannah Davis, Writer
October 9, 2014

Robert K. Rose, Professor Emeritus at the Department of Biological Sciences at Old Dominion University of Norfolk, Virginia visited Catawba on Friday, October 3rd, 2014. Professor Emeritus Robert Rose began teaching at the University of Norfolk in 1979 and is a biologist with a focus in on small mammals. He... Read more »

Family Weekend at Catawba


Samuel Reeder, Writer
September 29, 2014

Family weekend was a huge success at Catawba. It kicked off Friday night with the pep rally for our first home game. There the families got a dose of how much spirit this school has. They saw everything from the cheerleaders to the Catawba Marching Band and got to share school spirit with their students. It... Read more »