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New HSU President Lisa Rossbacher’s First Day

Humboldt State University’s new President, Lisa Rossbacher, arrived on campus July 14. Her first day was busy, spent walking the campus and meeting with members of the University community. She also completed regular first-day activities like getting her key card and employee ID.

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Humboldt State University’s Center for International Programs is hosting an Intensive English Language summer program for more than 20 students from China through July 29. The 3-week long partnership with the Jiangxi Institute of International Education through Nanchang University provides linguistic and cultural immersion and community service activities to students from China’s Jiangxi province. The Center for International Programs is also currently hosting three other intensive English programs.

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Faculty Rollin C. Richmond, Office of the President:

Former Humboldt State University President Rollin Richmond has been conferred the title of President Emeritus by the California State University Board of Trustees. The designation, which commends Richmond’s years of distinguished service, came during the Trustee’s July 22 board meeting.

Text of the resolution is available at the California State University website: http://calstate.edu/bot/agendas/jul14/Plenary.pdf

Faculty William F. Wood, Chemistry:

Professor William Wood was recently interviewed in an Outside magazine article on skunk spray. Wood specializes in chemical ecology, or the way plants and animals use chemicals to convey messages in nature. He is an Emeritus Professor in Chemistry. For the full article.

Faculty William Reynolds, Psychology:

Psychology Professor William Reynolds has received a lifetime achievement award from the American Psychological Association. The award is granted to those who demonstrate a sustained program of scholarship of exceptional quality throughout their career. For the past 32 years, Reynolds’ research has focused in part on developing methods and procedures to assist school psychologists in catching students before they fall in life-threatening ways.