Events

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

02/11/16 (Thursday)

“Rachel Carson’s Environmental Legacy for North Carolina” will be the topic for a presentation by the president and CEO of the Rachel Carson Council at the Center for the Environment facility on the Catawba College campus. The 6:30 presentation on Thursday, February 11, will be followed by a book signing.

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11/19/15 (Thursday)

Join us at the Center for the Environment for November's Healthy Living Series Cooking Demo Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m with Dr. Christopher Magryta, Christopher K. Nagy, M.D. and Nicole Magryta.

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11/05/15 (Thursday)

Bring your questions. We've got answers. Join us at the Center for the Environment for November's Healthy Living Series Discussion/Q&A Thursday, November 5, 2015 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m with Dr. Christopher Magryta, Christopher K. Nagy, M.D. and Nicole Magryta.

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10/22/15 (Thursday)

The Center for the Environment will host an October Enviromingle® from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 22nd at Literary Bookpost, at 110 S. Main St.

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Videos of Past Events

Video - Amory Lovins: A Sustainable Future

Energy leader Amory Lovins invited the nearly 700 people who attended his presentation at Catawba College to imagine a world where business leaders and the heads of governments have abandoned oil, coal and nuclear energy in favor of alternatives that cost less and work better.

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Video - Lester Brown: Saving Civilization

More than 600 people attended a special presentation by the founder of Worldwatch Institute and current president of Earth Policy Institute. Lester Brown, called “one of the world’s most influential thinkers” by the Washington Post, spoke at Catawba College on “Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization,” based on his latest book. He noted that civilization is in trouble and called for reversing the trends that are undermining our future.

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