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Priscilla Perez Releases Debut EP, “Weirdo’s Like Us”

Priscilla Perez Releases Debut EP, “Weirdo’s Like Us”

William Spencer, Writer and Managing Editor

April 23, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Catawba College student, Priscilla Perez is releasing her debut EP entitled “Weirdos Like Us” on Sunday, April 30. Since September of last year, Perez has been in the studio rehearsing, recording, and assisting with mixing the 4-track compilation. “ ‘Weirdos Like Us’ is one of the songs on...

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Eat More Chicken? Oh, wait…

Jessica Pautz, Associative Editor

March 21, 2017


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...

“The Children’s Hour” Review

“The Children’s Hour” Review

Kelsey Diehl, Writer

March 18, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Catawba College is known for many things, in particular it is known for the incredible theatre and drama department the school has. The campus thrives with a number of students who dedicate their time to assist in preparing, as well as perform in a variety of plays or musical productions that the school...

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...

Reefer Madness at Lee Street Theatre

Reefer Madness at Lee Street Theatre

Laurel Edge, Writer

November 29, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

"Reefer Madness," produced in collaboration with Lee Street Theatre as part of a new partnership with Catawba, was the fourth and final show of the Fall 2016 semester performed by the Catawba College Theatre Arts department. While it definitely raised some eyebrows, the show was a wild success, selling...

Segue 61 Music Program

Segue 61 Music Program

Chris Averill, Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

Catawba College recently announced the expansion of a one-year interdisciplinary certificate program offered in Nashville, Tennessee. This innovative program titled, Segue 61, helps prepare individuals who wish to work in the music industry. These areas include performance, songwriting, audio engineering/production,...

2016 Freshman Showcase

2016 Freshman Showcase

Jessica Pautz, Writer, Photographer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

Ever since 2012, the Catawba family has been curious as to where the “Freshman Showcase” went. As the years went by, the class of 2016 tried to help the theatre faculty bring it back. Fortunately, when a few seniors talked about how helpful the experience was, the theatre faculty agreed. All along...

Catawba’s Theatre Program Participates in Festival

Catawba’s Theatre Program Participates in Festival

Laurel Edge, Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

The theatre program at Catawba College has earned yet another opportunity to showcase their talent and accomplishments. The college has been invited to participate in the 2017 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, otherwise known as the KCACTF. The festival, which began in 1969, has grown...

The Artist Development Program 2016

The Artist Development Program 2016

Chris Averill, Writer, Photographer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

First-year students took to the stage during the annual Freshman Year Showcase on Friday, August 26th. Musicians of various backgrounds shed light on their creative talents providing Catawba College with an increase in prospective music majors. The Artist Development Program, or ADP, gives students...

Catawba Student, Darryl Bell to Release His First Single, “Hate That I Love You”

Catawba Student, Darryl Bell to Release His First Single, “Hate That I Love You”

William Spencer, Writer and Social Media Editor

September 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Spotlights

SALISBURY, NC – Catawba College student, Darryl Bell is releasing his new single, “Hate That I Love You” online on Friday, September 2. Composed by Bell and produced by friend and fellow Catawban, Chris Averill, the song serves as the singer’s first release as a professional artist. “The...

Catawba College Listed As One of the Ten Best Small Colleges in NC

Catawba College Listed As One of the Ten Best Small Colleges in NC

William Spencer, Writer and Social Media Editor

June 18, 2016


Filed under Featured A&E, Top Stories

SALISBURY, NC - Catawba College has been recognized as one of the 10 best small colleges in North Carolina by San Francisco-based career expert site, Zippia. The site specializes in helping individuals create and identify career paths by providing the information and tools necessary to gain real-world ex...

Catawba College Outrageous Dance Project 2.0

Genesis Soto, Writer, Photographer

May 3, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Visual Entertainment

If you did not get a chance to see Catawba College’s Outrages Dance Project, you sure missed out on a breathtaking experience. This year, Catawba decided to collaborate with ballet Pensacola once again in an effort to dance whilst telling different stories throughout the show. ODP (Outrageous Dance...

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