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What Catawba Students Got Done at Dunn's Mountain Park

March 22, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Environmental Science, Students
Catawba College biology and environmental science students recently spent an unseasonably warm and beautiful February afternoon day cleaning up Dunn's Mountain Park. A true local gem, Dunn's Mountain is an important ecological and historical preserve a few miles south of Catawba College near Granite…
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Julian Keniry's 'Wild Side of Education'

March 3, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events
(Photo: Hannah Davis) By Hannah Davis '17 Growing up in the busy city of Los Angeles, Julian Keniry remembers that fateful day in elementary school when she and her classmates were sent home because of poor air quality. She recalls it as one of the turning points in her life when it came to…
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Five Catawba Science Students Win Yarbrough Research Grants

March 1, 2017
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Events, Students
 L-R: Elizabeth Howard, Jay Bolin, Charles Hutton, ChaMarra Saner, Julianna Herriven, Sue Calcagni, Samantha Miller, Carmony Hartwig, and Jordan Hunt. (Photo: Janet Waggoner) By Shannon Garrick '17 Every spring, many science students take a course entitled "Biological Research Methods," BIOL…
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The Plight of the American Chestnut

February 24, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events, Students
Story and Photos by Hannah Davis   Catawba students get instructions for inspecting the trees from Bolin and Schwartzman (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba student Alysia Plafcan inspects an American Chestnut tree protected by a white tube. (Photo: Hannah Davis) Catawba College students in…
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Center for the Environment Hosts Presentation on ‘The Wild Side of Education’

February 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events
An official from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) will speak on “The Wild Side of Education” at the Center for the Environment at Catawba College on Wednesday, March 1. Julian Keniry, senior director of NWF’s EcoLeaders and Higher Education, notes that her purpose is “to make education for a…
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