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The Art and Science behind Yellowstone's Conservation History

May 3, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events
By Hannah Davis '17 When most people think about Yellowstone National Park, they probably think about its 10,000 geysers - more than anywhere in the entire world - or they may think about its expansive plains full of bears, wolves, elk and the endangered bison. However, for Heather White, president…
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Service, Leadership, Academic Achievements and Special Merit Are Focus of Awards Convocation

April 21, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Athletics, Biology, Business & Economics, Chemistry, Communication Arts, English, Environmental Science, Events, Faculty, History, Mathematics, Music, Politics, Psychology, Religion & Philosophy, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Staff, Students, Teacher Education, Technology, Theatre Arts
 2017 Award Recipients Student achievement in service, leadership and academics were the focus of Catawba College's annual Awards Convocation held April 20 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel. As is the tradition at Catawba, most awards distributed were eco-friendly, made of Catawba blue, 100% recycled…
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Environmental Student Organization at Catawba Hosts Earth Week Events

April 10, 2017
Category: Environmental Science, Events, Students
By Shannon Garrick ‘17 During the week of April 3rd through the 7th, Environment Catawba Outreach (ECO) hosted events each day of the week to celebrate Earth Week.  These events were used to educate students about the environment and create their own environmentally friendly items.  The week…
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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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