Upcoming Events

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Past Events

09/23/10 (Thursday)

Come join other "green-minded" people at our next EnviroMingle at the Country Inn and Suites in Concord from 5:30 to 7:30. Thanks to our sponsor: TIPS (Concord Business Networking Group).

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09/16/10 (Thursday)

Come hear Owen Smith, managing director of renewable strategy and compliance at Duke Energy, speak at 6:30 at the Center facility on the Catawba campus. Duke Energy’s renewable energy initiatives will be the topic of the presentation Thursday, Sept. 16.

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09/11/10 (Saturday)

Come join us Saturday September 11th from 10am-2pm at the Health and Wellness Festival in Kannapolis. Activities will include free health screenings, a 5K run, a mini farmers market, a Zumba competition and more.

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08/12/10 (Thursday)

The Center for the Environment at Catawba College invites you to lunch to hear Dr. David Peden speak on the Human Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants. August 12th at 11:30am at the Center for the Environment. Dr. Peden directs the UNC Center for Environmental Medicine, Asthma and Lung Biology and is the is principal investigator for an ongoing study, “Human Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants.”

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Videos of Past Events

Video - Clay Ballantine: Health Effects of Air Pollution

Dr. Clay Ballantine, an Asheville physician and nationally recognized expert on the health effects of air pollution, spoke as part of the Clean Air Initiatives lectures coordinated by Catawba College's Center for the Environment. Drawing on scores of medical studies showing the link between air pollution and respiratory ailments, Ballantine makes a solid case for making the reduction of air pollution a priority at local, state, and national levels.

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