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Less Stress and More Success: Helpful Tips for Catawba Students

Stress & Success

William Spencer, Writer
October 22, 2014

The life of a college student is not always the easiest. Between classes, studying, and squeezing in time with friends, overwhelming yourself is very possible. Remember that it is important to remain calm and keep a cool head when the going gets tough and here are 10 ways to reduce your stress levels... 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 »

APO Haunted House 2014

Chelsea 3

Courtney Briscoe, Writer
October 17, 2014

This year Alpha Psi Omega (APO), the dramatic honors society on campus, came together a little earlier than usual to put on their annual haunted house. To be inducted into the society students are required to have done a certain amount of work in the theatre and to have a GPA of 3.0. You may have seen... Read more »

Political Insight: Hagan vs. Tillis


Lucas Safrit, Political Analyst/Writer
October 7, 2014

In next couple of months, numerous campaigns will develop in Rowan County, North Carolina, and the United States. Candidates will fight strenuously to obtain the trust, support, and votes of their potential constituents. And because of this, it is critical that voters who visit the polls on Election... Read more »

Rowan County Fair Proves To Be A Great Event


Lucas Safrit, Writer
September 30, 2014

Despite the recent hustle and bustle of the Autumn season, many visitors flocked to the Rowan County fair off of Julian Road last week to have a great time. The fair did not disappoint by any means. With new and improved rides, numerous food vendors, and plenty of games to entertain, the event has been... Read more »

“Sounds of Silence” Class Takes a Trip

Sounds of Silence

Courtney Briscoe, Writer
September 22, 2014

On the morning of Saturday, September 20, students registered in the honors course “Sounds of Silence” met with their instructors, Dr. Julie Chamberlain and Dr. Maria Vandergriff-Avery, in front of the Hedrick Administration Building in order to take a class trip to the International Civil Rights... Read more »

Ask the Column!

Coffee and Newspaper

Samantha Gates, Writer
September 10, 2014

Ever had a question you just weren’t sure who to ask? Or a question you’ve asked a million different people and still aren’t sure you’ve heard every side? Looking for something to do near Catawba? Want to know more about a specific place or event? Or maybe you just need somebody to confirm your... Read more »

So You Want to Volunteer?

Individuals in green shirts volunteer during the Streamliners in Spencer event.

Lucas Safrit, Writer
September 9, 2014

As the school year resumes on its natural course here at Catawba College, many students may be seeking a way to get out and do something not on campus or build up service hours or to help make a difference in the community. Whatever the case may be, Volunteering in the local community is a great way... Read more »

Catawba Cruises in 35-7 Win Over Davidson


Kaetlyn McNabb, Sports Writer
September 7, 2014

Coming into last season, the Catawba football team was going through a tranisition with a new coaching staff and many inexperienced players.  A year later, they are a wiser and a year better, as they showed in their 35-7 stomping of Davidson on Saturday night. The Indians had a rocky start to their... Read more »

Jenny Fulton, Founder of Miss Jenny’s Pickles


Courtney Briscoe, Writer
April 22, 2014

The Ralph Ketner School of Business was proud to present Catawba College’s annual Distinguished CEO Lecture Series on Thursday, April 17, featuring Jenny Fulton, the founder of Miss Jenny’s Pickles. In his opening remarks, President Brien Lewis called her journey one exempla of the “head and gut... Read more »