CSU Trustee Award Winner Wants to Help Native Youth

From a young age, Julia Jones learned to depend on school for support. Today, she is working towards a career in law and counseling to help Native youth overcome challenges to attend college. Jones has been named a 2020 CSU Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement winner.

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HSU Reserves Residence Halls for Firefighters »

HSU has partnered with the U.S. Forest Service to house firefighters in unused residence halls on campus this fire season.

U.S. News & World Report: HSU Among Top Public Schools in the West »

Humboldt State is ranked as the 17th top public school in the west, and tied for 37th out of 127 public and private schools in the region, according to 2021 Best Colleges annual ranking by U.S. News & World Report.

HSU Makes Wall Street Journal College Rankings »

Humboldt State University ranked between 501-600 this year out of 797 institutions nationally, according to the newly released Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education (WSJ/THE) College Ranking 2021.

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The Christian Science Monitor (Sep 2020) - Adapting to the era of Megafires »

Lenya Quinn-Davidson, HSU alumna and director of the Northern California Prescribed Fire Council, discusses land management and fire prevention resources.

Nonprofit Quarterly (Sep 2020) - Nonprofit Improvisation: How to Lead within Profound Disruption »

Humboldt State University (HSU) worked with GreenWave, an environmental nonprofit that helps coastal communities develop and scale such sustainable and regenerative farming concerns, to create a seaweed farm.

SF Weekly (Sep 2020) - To Fight Fires, California Must Burn »

Many more controlled fires, including Indigenous cultural burns, are essential for preventing massive, deadly wildfires.

KCBS (Sep 2020) - Study Shows Better Benefits of More Vigorous Exercise Than Walking »

KCBS Radio news anchors Jeff Bell and Patti Reising spoke with Justus Ortega, Professor of Kinesiology at Humboldt State University and leader of the study.

Bicycling (Sep 2020) - How Cycling Can Keep You Young »

Adults over the age of 65 who ride at least 30 minutes, three times a week are less likely to experience age-related decline in walking efficiency, compared to adults who walk for exercise, according to Humboldt State University researchers.