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Providing a Voice: El Leñador Expands its Community Presence

When Shareen McFall learned about an effort to create a bilingual newspaper, her sense of Humboldt State’s changing campus culture and that of the community at large ignited a passion. The Humboldt State Journalism & Mass Communications student felt strongly that a communications void existed, and was excited to help.

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Conference Aims to Boost Relationship Among Service Providers, Community Members »

The University of California Davis Extension Center for Human Services hosts “Threading Communities: Working Together to Strengthen Relationships,” a one-day conference, held on the Humboldt State campus, aimed at strengthening relationships between Hmong community members and human service professionals, with particular emphasis on child welfare services.

Record-Setting 12,000 Students Apply to Humboldt State »

Humboldt State University received a record number of applications for the fall 2015 semester.

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Faculty Sarah Jaquette Ray, Geography:

Ray was recently elected Vice President of the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment for a two-year term beginning January 2015. Also this past month, her article, “Rub trees, Crittercams, and GIS: The Wired Wilderness of Jeremy Mendes and Leanne Alison’s Bear 71” was published in the scholarly journal, “Green Letters.”

Staff Alison Holmes and Loren Collins, Politics:

Loren Collins of the Career Center and Alison Holmes, Program Leader for International Studies, gave a joint presentation on ‘Faculty/Staff Collaboration in Career Curriculum’ at the Mountain Pacific Association of Colleges and Employers in San Francisco on December 11. The paper was based on various collaborations that have provided the foundation for the CAHSS-wide initiative on career education currently underway.

Faculty Ricardo Febre, Art:

The Art Department’s brochure, designed by Assistant Professor Ricardo Febre, received an American Graphic Design Award. Writer: Professor Teresa Stanley. Photographs: Kellie Jo Brown. http://gdusa.com/contests/agda14/winners/winner.php?i=5430