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'Sustainable Catawba' Will Soon Be Unveiled

February 15, 2012
Category: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Students
By Sarah Robinson, Writer/Communications Intern for the Center for the Enviornment   A collaborative effort called "Sustainable Catawba" will soon unveil a new approach to sustainability on the Catawba College campus. Representatives from several campus organizations gathered February…
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A New Vision for a Sustainable Catawba

February 14, 2012
Category: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Events, Staff, Students
On-campus collaboration between Catawba College student groups, organizations, and academic and operational departments is key to creating a new vision for Sustainable Catawba. An effort to seal this collaboration launches February 21 with a pledge.The Catawba Sustainability Pledge that students,…
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Catawba Alumnus Still Sees Patients After Half a Century

January 24, 2012
Category: Alumni, Biology, Chemistry
EDITOR'S NOTE: Dr. Bobby Lomax '56 graduated from Catawba College, majoring in biology and chemistry as part of his pre-med studies. ;by Mark Wineka, SalisburyPost.com ;As he marks his 50th year as a Salisbury dentist, Dr. Bobby Lomax still has a way with patients."I've just always had a good…
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Catawba's Chapter of the American Chemical Society Receives Award

September 22, 2011
Category: Academics, Chemistry, Students
In recognition of its 2010-2011 activities, Catawba College's Chapter of the American Chemical Society has received an Honorable Mention Chapter Award from the American Chemical Society. Catawba's chapter will be recognized in the November/December issue of "In Chemistry" magazine and at the ACS…
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Science Faculty Member Retires

May 14, 2011
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Faculty
When Dr. George Drum, a 1962 alumnus of Catawba, returned to his alma mater as a faculty member in 1987, he brought his academic journey and his family ties to the institution full circle. Drum followed his grandfather’s footsteps as a faculty member; Harvy Kopenhaver was on the faculty at Old…
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