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Catawba’s Luke Dollar Shares Science and Conversation in Naples, Fla.

September 23, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events, Faculty
Just a week before Hurricane Irma pounded Florida, Dr. Luke Dollar, chair and professor of Environment and Sustainability at Catawba, was in Naples and Collier County, Florida, to talk science and conservation with 4th graders there.  It was Dollar’s fifth annual visit to the area where Collier…
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Catawba College Included in The Princeton Review Guide to 375 Green Colleges

September 20, 2017
Category: Academics, Alumni, Environmental Science, Students
Catawba College is one of the 375 most environmentally responsible colleges, according to The Princeton Review (www.PrincetonReview.com). The education services company features Catawba in the 2017 edition of its free book, The Princeton Review Guide to 375 Green Colleges. Published September 19,…
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New Academic Department Launches at Catawba in ’17-’18 Academic Year

September 6, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Students
The 2017-2018 academic year at Catawba College begins with a new academic department, the Department of Environment and Sustainability.  This Department will house both the academic major and minor of Environment and Sustainability, which were formerly housed in the Department of Biology. This new…
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Three National Organizations Join Center for Environment at Catawba College National Environmental Summit

July 14, 2017
Category: Academics, Environmental Science, Events
Three national organizations have joined the Center for the Environment and Catawba College professors this week on the Catawba campus for the 7th annual National Environmental Summit for High School Students. Professionals from Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) of Colorado, Environmental Working…
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Redesigning Our Future, Designing Your Future

July 10, 2017
Category: Environmental Science, Events
The keynote speaker at Catawba College’s 2017 National Environmental Summit took a slight turn from the event’s theme: Redesigning Our Future. Heather White, president and CEO of Yellowstone Forever, the nonprofit partner of Yellowstone National Park, told the high school students Tuesday night to…
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