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Delectable Desserts

Delectable Desserts

Kiersten Nichols, Writer/Photographer
December 10
Filed under Fun Stuff

With the upcoming holiday season many of us college students are now at the age where, when we go to parties that require a cover dish, we actually need to bring one.  Some of the easiest things to make for these occasions are desserts because a lot of them can be quickly thrown together and still taste...

How to Detox from Social Media

How to Detox from Social Media

Alanna Paget, Writer
December 1
Filed under Fun Stuff, Students

Are you guys constantly connected? Do you have a headache? Need some time to relax and disconnect from social media? Consider these little tips a detox from social media. All you have to do is let your cell phone die and not charge it until you are ready to do so. We all know how hard that can be,...

Rain, Rain, Go Away

Rain, Rain, Go Away

Alanna Paget, Writer
November 10
Filed under Fun Stuff

Are you ever super bored when it is down pouring at Catawba? Ever wonder what one can do around campus on a rainy day? Well, as we all know, we have been getting a lot of rain these days, and it is never fun to hang outside to get soaked. It is really popular for students to hang out on the steps...

Ladies, Looking for a Last Minute Outfit?

Ladies, Looking for a Last Minute Outfit?

Alanna Paget, Writer
November 3
Filed under Fun Stuff, Out & About

Looking for a last minute outfit, ladies?   Have you stopped by the coolest boutique in downtown Salisbury called Anna Craig Boutique? It is the perfect place to look for an outfit for events such as tailgates, birthdays, a night out in Charlotte, or just an outfit to look absolutely breathtaking...

In God’s House

In God’s House

Brittany C Beal, Photographer
September 22
Filed under Fun Stuff

Wandering travelers seeking a safe haven for rest and reflection often find refuge in the Omwake-Dearborn Chapel. Catawba students, staff, faculty, and members of the surrounding community can use the chapel as their spirits desire.

Big on the Pig: Best BBQ Restaurants in Rowan County

Big on the Pig: Best BBQ Restaurants in Rowan County

Lucas Safrit, Writer
April 28
Filed under Fun Stuff, Restaurants, Top Stories

Rivalries are everywhere. Yankees vs. Red Sox, Pepsi vs. Coca-Cola, Duke vs. Carolina vs. NC State, etc. However, in this region of North Carolina, barbecue is the hot topic for competition. Numerous BBQ joints dot the landscape around the area, primarily in Rowan and Davidson Counties. The main type...

Life Hacks That Help

Life Hacks That Help

Lucas Safrit, Writer
April 16
Filed under Fun Stuff, Top Stories

Surprisingly enough, there are many different ways that you can do things that will make your life much easier. As a college kid, this may be great news for someone who is wanting to be efficient and crafty with the resources provided to them. These tips are commonly referred to as "life hacks", and...

5 Things to Do On Catawba Snow Days

Kiersten Nichols, Writer/Photographer
March 9
Filed under Fun Stuff

Take time to catch up on studying!  This past week the snowpocalypse, as it has been dubbed, cancelled the midterms many of us were suppose to take.  This was a great opportunity for those who could not find time to study as much as we wanted to.  If you are behind on homework, studying, or w...

Jabali Afrika

Jabali Afrika

Hannah Davis, Writer
February 17
Filed under Events, Fun Stuff

In honor of Black History Month, Wigwam teamed up with the Catawba College Diversity Club for this past Friday’s event. Students who came to the event got to experience authentic African music. Members of the band, who are originally from Kenya, performed tribal songs on special African drums and other...

Single on V-Day? That’s Okay!

Single on V-Day? That’s Okay!

Samuel Reeder, Writer
February 11
Filed under Fun Stuff, Top Stories

It is that time of the year again where Valentine’s Day comes upon us. And it can be a day filled with love and affection for your significant other. But if you are like a lot of people on Valentine’s Day, you find yourself alone and without a date. For those of you who are single, here are some...

Build Your Own Critter 2015

Hannah Davis, Writer
February 9
Filed under Fun Stuff

The much anticipated yearly Build Your Own Critter Wigwam event was a big success. This year, students also got to create cute Valentines Day cards, decorate some yummy cookies, and take silly photographs with the photo-booth props. Another new addition this year is that the critters that students ...

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