Friday, March 10, 2017

Table of Contents:

1) Advanced Grant Writing Faculty Dev
2) William Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar”
3) Temporary Faculty Pool Notification
4) DeLodder Music Composition Competition
5) Teaching (Un)Comfortable Topics 3/30
6) TOYON RELEASE PARTY
7) 2017 VISITING WRITER: CHRIS ABANI
8) Book of the Year Writing Contest
9) 2017 ERFA Faculty Awards
10) Community Choice Energy notice in mail
11) Still have questions about Canvas?
12) Try a Group Fitness class free at SRC
13) Indoor Climbing class starts up March 26
14) Student Health Advisory Committee
15) HCRA/DCRA Extended Grace Period 2016
16) Intro to sea kayaking: on land class
17) HSU Standing Rock Solidarity Rally
18) Twilight Paddle on Humboldt Bay
19) Wellness Friday at LCAE
20) Call for Cultural Times Submissions
21) Learn and make fun felting creations
22) Recyclemania Competition is on!
23) Coffee lovers, refine your palate
24) Need Info About Your Campus Phone?
25) HSU Customer Service Academy
26) Help Us Test The New ITS Website!
27) Propose a SkillShop for April 2017
28) University Ombudsperson Position Open
29) Geology Colloquium-3/20/17 @ 5 in FH 25
30) Dive In to Canvas!

1) Advanced Grant Writing Faculty Dev (table of contents ↩)

Proposal and Budget Preparation with Erika Wright
from Sponsored Programs. Please RSVP for lunch
March 21 at noon in Library Fishbowl

http://humboldt.libcal.com/event/3176637

Sarah Fay Philips
Center for Teaching and Learning

2) William Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” (table of contents ↩)

Ignoring warnings about the Ides of March, Caesar
meets his bloody fate in the Roman Senate.
Final Weekend ~ March 9-11 @ 7:30 in JVD Theatre.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/theatre/

Debra Ryerson
Theatre, Film & Dance

3) Temporary Faculty Pool Notification (table of contents ↩)

The course lists for AY 2017/18 are now posted.
First review of applications is April 1, 2017.
Additional information and forms are posted at:

http://www2.humboldt.edu/aps/employment/pool_opportunities.html

Rhonda Stockwell
HRAPS

4) DeLodder Music Composition Competition (table of contents ↩)

$1000 award for best original composition
email for requirements and application
Submissions due Friday, March 17 at 5:00pm

Patrick Malloy
Music

5) Teaching (Un)Comfortable Topics 3/30 (table of contents ↩)

Faculty from various disciplines & institutions
in the region will discuss challenges & rewards of
teaching uncomfortable topics. Scholar’s Lab (LIB)

Maral Attallah
CRGS

6) TOYON RELEASE PARTY (table of contents ↩)

Come celebrate award-winning authors and 63 years
of literary publishing at HSU. Food, raffle, art
vending machine, & more. Thurs. Mar 23, 5-7pm @KBR

http://www.toyonliterarymagazine.org/

Janelle Adsit
English

7) 2017 VISITING WRITER: CHRIS ABANI (table of contents ↩)

Wed. March 29 @7pm, KBR – Reading, author signing
Abani is an acclaimed novelist, poet, & essayist.
Research on African Poetics, Living Architecture.

http://www.literaryhumboldt.org/visiting-writers.html

Janelle Adsit
English

8) Book of the Year Writing Contest (table of contents ↩)

Submit your response to Andrea Wulf’s Invention of
Nature. Deadline March 31.
http://digitalcommons.humboldt.edu/bookoftheyear/

http://www.examininghumboldt.net/

Janelle Adsit
English

9) 2017 ERFA Faculty Awards (table of contents ↩)

ERFA has issued their annual Call for Applications
for cash awards. Applications are due: 3/27/17
Information is available on the ERFA website:

http://www2.humboldt.edu/senate/erfa/faculty-awards

Paula Petersen
University Senate Office

10) Community Choice Energy notice in mail (table of contents ↩)

Redwood Coast Energy Authority launches Community
Choice Energy this May! You should receive your
notice in the mail by March 10th. Learn more at

http://cce.redwoodenergy.org

Katie Koscielak
Facilities/Office of Sustainability

11) Still have questions about Canvas? (table of contents ↩)

If so, we need to know so we can help! Sign up for
training or 1-on-1 support so you can be confident
and ready for the Fall 2017 semester

http://www.humboldt.edu/canvas

Technology Help Desk
ITS

12) Try a Group Fitness class free at SRC (table of contents ↩)

The week of March 20, we will have group fitness
classes to try for free. Pre-registration required
For more details, call 707-826-4197.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/activity/health-fitness/group-fitness

Marcella Ogata-Day
Student Recreation Center

13) Indoor Climbing class starts up March 26 (table of contents ↩)

Intro. to Indoor Climbing classes on Sundays will
take a break and start back up at SRC on March 26.
For more information, call 707-826-4197.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/activity/health-fitness/group-fitness

Marcella Ogata-Day
Student Recreation Center

14) Student Health Advisory Committee (table of contents ↩)

SHAC is a group dedicated to improving health &
wellbeing on campus
Meeting 3/10/17 @5pm in RWC 122

Ravin Craig
Health Education

15) HCRA/DCRA Extended Grace Period 2016 (table of contents ↩)

The extended grace period for Flexible Spending
Accounts (HCRA/DCRA) is 1/1/2017 – 3/15/2017.
Deadline to submit claims for this time is 6/30/17

http://www2.humboldt.edu/hsuhr/employee/benefits/documents/2016FSAGracePeriod.pdf

Ariel Aaron
Human Resources & Academic Personnel Services

16) Intro to sea kayaking: on land class (table of contents ↩)

Find out more about sea kayaking safely in this
on-land class on Wednesday, March 29, from 6 to
7:30 pm. For more info, call 707-443-4222.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/activity/aquatic-adventures/sea-kayaking/introduction-sea-kayaking-land-0

Marcella Ogata-Day
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center

17) HSU Standing Rock Solidarity Rally (table of contents ↩)

Join us on the UC Quad noon-1pm Fri, Mar 10th as
we gather in solidarity with the Standing Rock
march on Washington, DC March 10th

https://ccae.humboldt.edu/

Mona Mazzotti
Cultural Centers for Academic Excellence

18) Twilight Paddle on Humboldt Bay (table of contents ↩)

Enjoy a lovely evening on Humboldt Bay in this
paddle on Saturday, April 8 from 5 to 8 pm. Call
707-443-4222 for more info or to register.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/activity/aquatic-adventures/paddle-outings/twilight-paddle-humboldt-bay

Marcella Ogata-Day
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center

19) Wellness Friday @ LCAE (table of contents ↩)

Join the LCAE Fri, Mar 10th 2-4pm @ NHE 205 for
decolonizing yoga, desk yoga, stretching &
breathing exercises. Tea & snacks provided.

https://lcae.humboldt.edu/

Mona Mazzotti
Latinx Center for Academic Excellence

20) Call for Cultural Times Submissions (table of contents ↩)

Send in photography, articles, artwork, or recipes
to the MCC’s publication team by Apr 7th 5pm to
for Cultural Times newsletter

https://mcc.humboldt.edu/

Mona Mazzotti
MultiCultural Center

21) Learn and make fun felting creations (table of contents ↩)

On Thursday, April 6, from 3-5 pm there will be a
Beginning Wet Felting class. Have fun with wool.
For more info or to register, call 707-826-3357.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/activity/leisure-activities/arts-crafts/beginning-wet-felting-1

Marcella Ogata-Day
Center Activities

22) Recyclemania Competition is on! (table of contents ↩)

National competition to reduce the most waste
reduce landfill waste. Help HSU win, use the right
bin! Reduce, Re-use, Recycle, and Rot! More info:

http://www.facebook.com/wrrapHSU

Morgan King
Sustainability

23) Coffee lovers, refine your palate (table of contents ↩)

Coffee Tasting class with Center Activities will
be held Saturday, April 1, from 10-11 am. Call to
register or find out more info at 707-826-3357.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/activity/leisure-activities/food-beverage/coffee-tasting-0

Marcella Ogata-Day
Center Activities

24) Need Info About Your Campus Phone? (table of contents ↩)

ITS has a full page of information and handy links
about telephones, telephone service, and user
manuals for different phone types.

http://www.humboldt.edu/its/services/telephones

Technology Help Desk
ITS

25) HSU Customer Service Academy (table of contents ↩)

Happy People Win – customer service: we know it is
a very important element of creating a successful
organization. Join this important workshop!

https://training.humboldt.edu/content/hsu-customer-service-academy-happy-people-win

Alfredo S. Corral
Human Resources & Academic Personnel Services

26) Help Us Test The New ITS Website! (table of contents ↩)

We’ve taken your feedback and designed a new
structure for the ITS website. Help us make sure
it makes sense. Click below to test by 3/15!

https://qlc7re32.optimalworkshop.com/treejack/x0y55vz6-0

Technology Help Desk
ITS

27) Propose a SkillShop for April 2017 (table of contents ↩)

Share your expertise by facilitating a SkillShop
Please propose your SkillShop by Tuesday March 14
Let me know if you have any questions.

https://goo.gl/forms/NpKoXARYy7Vc61Nk1

Sarah Fay Philips
Library Programming

28) University Ombudsperson Position Open (table of contents ↩)

Applications and nominations are being sought for
three-year (Summer 2017 through Summer 2020)
appointment of a University Ombudsperson.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/president/ombuds/

Kay Libolt
President’s ffice

29) Geology Colloquium-3/20/17 @ 5 in FH 25 (table of contents ↩)

“Learning from Earthquakes: Implications for Eval.
Seismic Hazards & Seismic Design in Pacific NW” by
Ivan Wong, PG, Prin. Seismologist, Lettis Cons Int

Laurie Marx
Geology

30) Dive In to Canvas! (table of contents ↩)

Explore Canvas in a hands-on session; learn to
examine tools and/or prepare your course for fall!
See calendar below to sign up.

http://www2.humboldt.edu/canvas/calendar

Taylor M Sorrels
eLearning