Five Catawba College students spent their summer interning at the NCRC helping to gather and organize data as part of the$1.5 million Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP). The Catawba students were on teams that extracted genetic material from specified plants species and then used a computer program to create a library of the genes. Catawba College is a private, liberal arts college located in Salisbury, NC. P2EP brings together university scientists, industry professionals and students in a new collaborative research model. Read more.