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Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor
March 21
Filed under Odd News, Restaurants, Student Life & News, Students

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 wants to drive that distance unless they're truly dedicated to those spicy chicken sandwiches. In the year of 2015, the Mooresville...

No Stress Zone at Catawba College

No Stress Zone at Catawba College

Jeremiah Moss, Writer
March 21
Filed under Student Life & News

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 have been more perfect with the stress of midterm season coming and going. On March 17th, Wigwam Productions along with SHSS,...

Students Participate in Dunn’s Mountain Clean Up

Students Participate in Dunn’s Mountain Clean Up

Shelby Rogers, Writer
March 18
Filed under Student Life & News

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 and enjoy nature. The land was donated by Friends of the Mountain, a Parks and Recreation Trust Fund Grant, and The Land Trust...

Julian Keniry Says Catawba College is a “Solar Campus”

Julian Keniry Says Catawba College is a “Solar Campus”

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor
March 11
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...

Wigwam’s Campus Feud

Wigwam’s Campus Feud

Jeremiah Moss, Writer
March 6
Filed under Student Life & News

Many questions were asked and many were answered right and wrong. Of course, the wrong answers were some of the best moments of the game. For instance, “What kind of shoes you would not use to run in a marathon?” One contestant said “Sketchers!” The whole student center was filled with laughter,...

What are YOU doing for Spring Break?

What are YOU doing for Spring Break?

Emily Wong, Writer
March 6
Filed under Student Life & News

With Spring Break right around the corner Catawba students are getting thrilled over their plans for break. Students are spending time with family, working, and others are partying at the beach. With every person having different plans, some students plan on getting together and spending time with friends...

Dr. Clapp to host Wednesday Morning Bible Studies

Dr. Clapp to host Wednesday Morning Bible Studies

Kelsey Diehl, Writer
February 20
Filed under Student Life & News

While Catawba College is a diverse school, it is affiliated with a Christian denomination, specifically the Church of Christ.  One of the major activities that takes place on campus is a worship service in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on Tuesday evenings. Students come together for a worship service that...

The Importance of Security and Fire Safety Reports

The Importance of Security and Fire Safety Reports

Caroline Turner, Writer
February 20
Filed under Student Life & News

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1990 (Clery Act) requires that security and fire safety reports are sent to students at school. This report shows any criminal act from robbery, to rape, and to how many fires have been on campus each year. It...

Catawba College to Hire RA’s for the 2017-2018 Academic Year

Catawba College to Hire RA’s for the 2017-2018 Academic Year

William Spencer, Managerial Editor
February 18
Filed under Student Life & News

The selection process for new Resident Assistants (RA’s) has begun at Catawba College. The Department of Housing and Residence Life located in the Student Affairs Office is looking for 13-15 eligible candidates to hold positions in a number of residence halls for the 2017-2018 academic year. Rising...

Catawba’s Fountain: The Sequel

Catawba’s Fountain: The Sequel

Veronica Leasure, Photography Editor
February 18
Filed under Student Life & News, Top Stories

On the Catawba College campus restoration is underway of the fountain in Stanback Plaza in front of the Student Center. Frannie Taylor is the head of the campus project department in charge of reviving the fountain. The fountain’s original pumps are going to be used to make it functional again. Taylor...

The Catawba Guides: A Family To Join

The Catawba Guides: A Family To Join

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor
February 16
Filed under Student Life & News

There are thousands of ways to get involved on campus, including the Catawba Guides Program. Whether it be a club, work study, or a job on campus, no student should worry about boredom on campus. The Catawba Guide program is one of the many things on campus that very few people know about. This program...

Catawba Student Named Miss Rowan County

Catawba Student Named Miss Rowan County

Megan Braun, Writer
February 13
Filed under Student Life & News, Top Stories

Mary Scott Norris, a senior integrated marketing and communications major at Catawba, was recently crowned Miss Rowan County 2017, disputing the myth that beauty pageants are no longer relevant. Norris decided to enter the pageant to earn scholarship money. The pageant does not just award prizes to...

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