Guest Speakers & Special events
Nature and Environmental Education Programs
In 2005, students, faculty and conservation partners began conducting special hands-on programs for the public. These programs include aquatic sampling and exploration of our new sustainably-designed building and more! These programs give us a chance to interact with our community and our students and also the opportunity to hone their skills as nature and environmental educators.
Get involved with volunteer projects.
- Campus environmental clubs
- On-campus recycling & landscaping projects
- Wildlife projects on the Catawba College Ecological Preserve
- Community projects such as the Salisbury Greenway.
Environmental Science Internships
Get involved with our ongoing internship programs.
- The Landtrust for Central North Carolina
- Horizons Unlimited Education Center & others!
- The North Carolina Zoo
- Natural Resources Conservation Service
- The Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge
- Regional Parks and Environmental Education Centers
The Catawba Center for the Environment hosts a lecture series, which brings to the campus noted authorities on various sustainability issues. View the list of speakers and dates.
For specific dates of these events, please call the Center for the Environment at