Upcoming Events

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Past Events

03/30/10 (Tuesday)

13:00 - 15:00

The Center for the Environment is gathering community leaders and interested citizens from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 30, at the Center facility on the Catawba College campus to discuss a program called FarmerFresh. It is a “virtual” farmers’ market, which uses the Internet to connect farmers and other small-scale specialty food producers to customers.

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02/23/10 (Tuesday)

19:00 - 22:00

Rocky Mountain Institute's Amory Lovins , called one of the Western world's most influential energy thinkers" by Newsweek, will speak in Keppel Auditorium on the Catawba College campus on February 23. Lovins leads the Rocky Mountain Institute, a market-oriented, entrepreneurial, nonprofit, nonpartisan "think-and-do tank."

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11/23/09 (Monday)

Advisory Board Meeting

15:30 - 17:30

11/19/09 (Thursday)

Elected Officials Luncheon

11:30 - 13:00

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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