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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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Public Invited to Begin the Christmas Season with Catawba’s Service of Lessons & Carols

November 4, 2016
Category: Events, Music
Members of the general public are invited to begin their Christmas season by attending Catawba College’s 29th annual Service of Lessons and Carols.  The public can attend the service in the beautifully decorated Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on two different evenings – Monday, November 28 and Thursday,…
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A Hands-On Internship with Owls, Snakes, Sharks and Turtles

November 2, 2016
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events, Students
By Shannon Garrick ’17 Over the summer, Julieanna Herriven, a Catawba College junior majoring in Environmental Education and Science, was one of five education interns at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores in Atlantic Beach, N.C.  This internship, which was from May to August,…
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