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Catawba’s Fountain: The Sequel

Catawba’s Fountain: The Sequel

Veronica Leasure, Photography Editor
February 18, 2017
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... Read more »

Catawba Student Named Miss Rowan County

Catawba Student Named Miss Rowan County

Megan Braun, Writer
February 13, 2017
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... Read more »

Wigwam O’clock: Behind the Scenes

Wigwam O’clock: Behind the Scenes

Jeremiah Moss, Writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life & News, Top Stories

On Catawba's cambus, Friday nights mean one thing: Wigwam! Wigwam Productions is one of the organizations in Catawba College that hosts bingo night, movie night, arcade night, laser tags, customization events for cell phones and street signs. Wigwam also host professional entertainment events such as... Read more »

Look Out Below: Catawba Indians Softball Headed back to the Top

Look Out Below: Catawba Indians Softball Headed back to the Top

Joshua Stewart, Sports Editor
February 3, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Top Stories

Stew’s News             For many, a new year represents a clean slate, a reinvention, or the adoption of a brand new persona. For Catawba Indians Softball, this year will mean just the opposite. You see, last year these phenoms took the South Atlantic Conference by storm kicking off t... Read more »

Studying abroad in Bonaire

Studying abroad in Bonaire

Caroline Turner, Writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life & News, Top Stories

When going for a dive in the deep, blue ocean you might think about how much of an outcast you look like to all of the oceanic creatures around you. But as a land dweller, you are the minority to a sea turtle! Katherine Shumaker and Sierrah McCarthy recently had this realizattion as students in Catawba... Read more »

Theatre Preview: New Shows for a New Semester

Theatre Preview: New Shows for a New Semester

Jessica Pautz, Writer
January 31, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Out & About, Top Stories

The 2016 fall semester brought the Catawba Theatre family not only closer with each other but closer to the rest of the Catawba community. Several productions were put on through the course of the semester along with old traditions resurrecting, like the Freshman Showcase. This semester, the Catawba... Read more »

Parking Issue Develops at Catawba College

Parking Issue Develops at Catawba College

Kiersten Nichols, Writer
November 29, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

(SALISBURY) Then Republication Vice Presidential Candidate Mike Pence, running mate to Donald Trump, held a political rally here at Catawba College on October 24, 2016. While there were many individuals who were excited about this event, it also posed some problems to the campus. One of the everyday... Read more »

Why Small Schools Matter

Why Small Schools Matter

Hannah Davis, Editor
November 4, 2016
Filed under Student Life & News, Top Stories

If my family and friends were to tell me four years ago that I would be going to a college ¼ the size of my high school, I probably would have laughed at them. However, I am ultimately grateful for choosing a small school as it has opened up doors for me that I would have never seen myself treading... Read more »

Catawba College Nationally Ranked #4 by U.S. News!

Catawba College Nationally Ranked #4 by U.S. News!

Jennifer Lewine, Writer, Photographer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Student Life & News, Top Stories

“I think Catawba has begun to market what makes us different in a lot of ways, and that may be why we are moving up in their rankings,” Dr. J. Michael Bitzer says in response to a rapid movement upwards for Catawba in a variety of college rankings.  Placed fourth best southern college in the most... Read more »

Justice for All: Conversation with Catawba’s Title IX Administrator

Justice for All: Conversation with Catawba’s Title IX Administrator

Michael Jones, Editor
November 3, 2016
Filed under Spotlights, Top Stories

According to a 1979 Federal law, “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” This policy is known as Title... Read more »

Catawba 06’ Alumnus Dennis Reed

Catawba 06’ Alumnus Dennis Reed

Chris Averill, Writer
November 3, 2016
Filed under Spotlights, Top Stories

2006 Catawba Alumnus and Music Business graduate, Dennis Reed, spent this year on tour with the renowned R&B/Soul artist, Fantasia. While on tour, Fantasia picked up the song, “Necessary” written and released by Dennis Reed over a decade ago. After hearing the song, Fantasia began performing... Read more »

Catawba Basketball- Preview

Catawba Basketball- Preview

Yanis Torres, Writer, Photographer
November 2, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

As Catawba football comes to a close, many sport fans turn their attention to Men and Women’s basketball. So what do we have to look forward to from both teams this season?  Let us start with the men’s team. The men had a record of 9-13 in the conference last season. The men will continue being... Read more »

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