The Catawba County Chamber of Commerce announced finalists in its 2018 Edison Project, the region’s only entrepreneurial competition that aims to find, potentially fund and help entrepreneurs and business start-ups that have an idea for […]
Parents and grandparents can often find it difficult to help guide their children toward a satisfying career; one that will provide good income and fulfillment. For those who live near Catawba Valley Community College, however, […]
When he became president of Catawba Valley Community College, Garrett D. Hinshaw set a goal to become the “Best Community College in the America.” A group of students, faculty and staff recently brought home a […]
The Catawba Valley Furniture Academy, a public/private partnership, between Catawba Valley Community College and major western North Carolina furniture manufacturers, recently celebrated the success of several graduates.
Catawba Valley Community College students recently experienced the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as part of the college’s HandsOnHistory travel study experience. Students were part of an African-American […]
After a solid launch, the Catawba Valley Community College High Altitude Ballooning team was able to recover their payload for a second straight year participating in the annual NASA/NC Space Grant competition. They recovered their […]
For Maiden High School students, educational opportunities can happen anywhere, from the worktable of a carpentry classroom to the self-checkout lane at a grocery store. Four years ago, Candace Stephens came up with the idea […]
The next eight-week Furniture Fundamentals class required to enter the Catawba Valley Furniture Academy will start May 1, 2018, and is open for registration. Taught four days a week from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., the […]