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Catawba Students Present Research at N.C. Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium

November 9, 2016
Category: Academics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Events, Psychology, Sociology, Sport & Health Sciences, Students
Catawba College was well represented at the 12th Annual State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium (www.sncurcs.org) on November 5, 2016, demonstrating Catawba College’s commitment to experiential learning and undergraduate research. The conference was hosted by North…
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Catawba Hosts Middle Schoolers at "Solving Mysteries through Chemistry" Event

November 8, 2016
Category: Academics, Chemistry, Events, Students
By Shannon Garrick '17 As a way to celebrate National Chemistry Week, Catawba College's American Chemical Society (ACS) hosted area middle school students, their families and teachers at a "Solving Mysteries through Chemistry" event on campus October 22. The event, held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30…
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Environmental Change Begins “In Your Own Backyard” Erin Brockovich Says

November 8, 2016
Category: Environmental Science, Events
A chance to hear environmental advocate Erin Brockovich drew more than 1,000 people to the Catawba College campus Monday, November 7.  Her message was that environmental change and the push for environmental accountability begins “in your own backyard.” She spoke to those gathered about “shared…
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Erin Brockovich Speaks to Media during News Conference at Catawba College

November 7, 2016
Category: Environmental Science, Events
Consumer advocate Erin Brockovich, best known for her involvement in one of the largest direct action lawsuits in U.S. history, spoke to a group of reporters at news conference held at Catawba College on November 7th. She said the purpose of her visit to campus was “to impart messages of hope and…
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Catawba Professor Honored with Award at International Conference

November 7, 2016
Category: Academics, Events, Faculty, Sport & Health Sciences
Dr. Tanjian Liang, assistant professor of Health and Physical Education and coordinator of Physical Education at Catawba College, was recently honored with prestigious award. Liang was presented the Outstanding Dissertation Award for Invitation Education at the International Association for…
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