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New Flying Squirrel Species Discovered along North America’s Pacific Coast

Scientists always assumed it was a northern flying squirrel gliding through the canopies of Pacific coastal forests.

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Student Awarded Switzer Environmental Fellowship for Environmental and Cultural Study of Tule »

For Humboldt State Environmental Science and Management graduate student Irene Vasquez, who was recently awarded the prestigious Switzer Fellowship for environmental scholars, her studies couldn’t have come more naturally.

With $1.3 Million Grant, HSU Program Gets Students College Ready »

A Humboldt State University program that helps local high school students enroll and succeed in higher education has been notified it will receive a grant of $1.3 million over five years from the Department of Education.

HSU Alum Nets National Science Foundation Fellowship for Frog Research »

HSU alumna Nicolette Nelson (’16, Wildlife) was recently awarded a National Science Foundation Fellowship that will allow her to continue amphibian research and pursue her Ph.D. at Washington State University Vancouver. Nelson was among 2,000 winners selected from 13,000 applicants from a variety of science and engineering fields.

HSU Signs Letter of Commitment to Paris Agreement »

Humboldt State University has signed on to a statement of support for the principles and targets of the Paris Agreement. The letter is from mayors, governors, university leaders, and businesses from across the country.

HSU Sustainability Efforts Earn Gold Rating »

Humboldt State University has earned a STARS gold rating in recognition of its sustainability efforts and achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).