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Dean of Duke Environmental School to Speak at Catawba Center for Environment

September 2, 2004
Category: Environmental Science
Dr. William Schlesinger, dean of Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment, will speak Thursday, Sept. 9, at the Catawba College Center for the Environment on the college campus.             Schlesinger, who also serves as the James B. Duke Professor in Biogeochemistry, will speak…
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Expert on Air Pollution & Health to Speak at Catawba Center for Environment

September 2, 2004
Category: Environmental Science, Events
Dr. Clay Ballantine, a nationally recognized expert on air pollution and health, will launch the fall 2004 Clean Air Lecture Series at the Catawba College Center for the Environment on Tuesday, Sept. 14.;                       ;The 7:15 presentation will be held in Room 300 of the Catawba Center for…
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Catawba College Commissions Junior Marshals for 2004-2005

September 2, 2004
Category: Academics, Students
Catawba College President Dr. Robert Knott commissioned 15 students as Junior Marshals in a ceremony held Wednesday, September 1 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus.These Junior Marshals were chosen from the junior class based on academic rank and are among the most honored students on campus.  …
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Reading and Reality: Shanghai, Hong Kong, Kyoto and Beyond

September 2, 2004
Category: Faculty, Theatre Arts
;During the summer of 2004, Dr. Woodrow Hood, Chairman of the Theatre Arts Department at Catawba College, and his wife, Dr. Cynthia Gendrich, Associate Professor of Theatre at Wake Forest University, took part in an Asian faculty seminar funded by the Mellon Foundation.   They traveled extensively…
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SAT Scores for Catawba College Freshmen Continue to Rise

September 2, 2004
Category: Academics, Students
;According to data released August 31 by the College Board, SAT scores for Catawba College freshmen have risen, ahead of both national and state averages, for the second consecutive year.   This indicates to college administrators that Catawba continues to move steadily toward its goal of shifting…
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