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Past Events

09/12/13 (Thursday)

The Center for the Environment at Catawba College will hold its next EnviroMingle® on Thursday, September 12th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at Cooper's Restaurant located at 122 E. Fisher St. in Salisbury.

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05/16/13 (Thursday)

Author Francis Koster will speak Thursday, May 16, on his recently published book, Discovering the New America: Where Local Communities Are Solving National Problems, at the Center for the Environment building on the Catawba College campus.

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04/22/13 (Monday)

By Rebecca Ryder This Earth Day, why not do something fun with the family? On Monday, April 22, the Center for the Environment at Catawba College and Town Creek Commons Chick-Fil-A will host a “Growing Green Kids” family night so that parents and children can learn ways to take care of the environment together. The event, which runs from 5-8 p.m., will focus on educating families about carbon dioxide levels and what they can do to help improve air quality.

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04/18/13 (Thursday)

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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