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Catawba College Student, Julia McRae Helps Students Find Their Voice!

Catawba College Student, Julia McRae Helps Students Find Their Voice!

William Spencer, Writer and Social Media Editor

April 14, 2016


Filed under Archives, Featured A&E, Spotlights, Student Life & News

One of the hardest things for anyone to do is find their voice, the one thing that makes them unique and sets them apart as an individual. The task is difficult and daunting for those who do not know where to start but for Catawba College student, Julia McRae, may just have the answer. On Friday, March...

Lessons & Carols

Kaetlyn McNabb

December 16, 2014


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment

On Monday December 1st 2014, Catawba College held their annual Lessons & Carols. Monday night was not the only night the service was performed; it was also performed Tuesday December 2nd and Thursday December 4th. Each night, Catawba College's chapel was filled with numerous people from all over. T...

True West: A Review

True West: A Review

Hannah Davis, Writer

October 1, 2013


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

"True West" tells the emotional tale of two very different brothers. Throughout the play the brothers learn the hard way how to see things from the each other’s perspective. The younger brother, Austin, played by freshman Zack Tellier, is a struggling author who’s trying to get one of his stories...

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead: A Review

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead: A Review

Rebecca Rider, Writer

February 25, 2013


Filed under Archives

The lights go down, and on a background screen two travelers can be seeing walking through a backstage area, engaged in a coin toss. The two cannot remember where they've come from, or where they are going—they can only remark on the probability of flipping heads eighty-six times in a row. So begin...

Introducing “The Final Cut” Podcast Program

February 7, 2013


Filed under Archives, Audio, Pioneer Pod, Pioneer Pod - Catawba Radio, Video, Visual Entertainment

Welcome back everyone! Your humble host DJ Hatrick (Tyler Peart)  has developed a new podcast program underneath "The Corner." This new program is called "The Final Cut." This podcast program will be solely dedicated to getting the exclusive scoop on upcoming productions here on the Catawba campus....

Charlotte’s Web Review

Charlotte’s Web Review

Kristi Leonard, Writer

October 29, 2012


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Events

Charlotte's Web is a classic children's novel by E.B. White. In this story, which starts with a little girl, Fern, and her pig, Wilbur. Wilbur eventually gets sent to Fern's Uncle’s, Brandon Engelskirchen, farm to save him from being killed. However, Wilbur is afraid he could still be killed at the...

Theatre Preview

Theatre Preview

Ryan Kelly, Writer

September 4, 2012


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment

This semester, the students and faculty of Catawba’s Theatre Department are working on another great lineup of shows for your entertainment, starting with The Life of Galileo. In a time where contradicting the church is one of the most dangerous things a man can do, Galileo publishes his findings with...

Halftime Excitement: Catawba Pride Marching Band Preview

Halftime Excitement: Catawba Pride Marching Band Preview

Darby Reedy, Co-Editor

August 27, 2012


Filed under Archives, Music, Student Life & News

After last year’s popular debut, the Catawba Pride Marching Band is back and ready to impress. Beginning August 6th, band members spent a week drilling music and field movement in the hot North Carolina sun. Throughout the school year, they also practice every Monday and Thursday. All the time...

Bright Lights, Bigger Spotlight: Rayshaun Curtis Sandlin

Rashad Brown, A&E Editor

May 6, 2012


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Spotlights, Student Life & News, Students, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Here at Catawba College, it is near impossible to not know of Rayshaun Curtis- Sandlin. Though only in his junior year; the 2012 Mr. Catawba has served on the Student Government Board, been highly active in the arts departments, and working his way to receive his BFA in theater performance. And, though...

Huck Finn: A Play with Music Review

Huck Finn: A Play with Music Review

Bianca Stokes, Writer

April 23, 2012


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Top Stories

General Admission 201 is what the ticket stub said as I sat in Keppel Auditorium, waiting patiently for Huck Finn: A Play with Music to start. As the lights dimmed, Jim (played by Rayshaun Sandlin) appeared on stage, singing softly the traditional Negro Spiritual, “I Got to Cross that River Jordon...

Own the Mic: Allijah Motika

Rashad Brown, A&E Editor

March 12, 2012


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Audio, Featured A&E, Music, Song Sample, Spotlights, Students, Top Stories

Eclectic could best be used to sum up singer/songwriter Allijah Motika. While only in his sophomore year of school at Catawba College, he has surely made a name for himself with his artistic talents. He has showcased these talents not only for the Popular Music/Music Business Department Vernacular ensembles,...

Bright Lights, Bigger Spotlight: Leana Guzman

Rashad Brown, A&E Editor

February 25, 2012


Filed under Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Spotlights, Students, Top Stories

Set to take the theater world by storm, I introduce Leana Guzman. The Bachelor of Fine Arts Musical Theater major has her eyes set on one day gracing stages nationwide. Leana describes herself as someone who is learning everyday to prepare herself for the theater and professional world. Now in her junior...

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