Save the Redwoods League and HSU Research Confirms Redwoods’ Role in Climate

Recent findings bolster more than 10 years of research, confirming massive carbon storage in old-growth redwood forests and potential of younger, previously logged forests.

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Professor Amber Gaffney Named Faculty Athletics Representative »

Psychology Professor Amber Gaffney has been chosen as Humboldt State University’s Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR).

Robot Kits and STEAM Skills with HSU’s Robotics Camp »

Humboldt State University’s popular summer Robotics Camp returns this July!

HSU Awarded $15,000 NEA Grant for Humboldt County Reading Program »

Humboldt State University received a $15,000 grant to host the National Endowment for the Arts Big Read throughout Humboldt County. An Arts Endowment initiative in partnership with Arts Midwest, the NEA Big Read broadens our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing a good book.

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Faculty Associate Professor Rae Robison, Theatre, Film & Dance:

Rae Robison has been elected by the Kennedy Center American College Theatre organization to serve a 3 year term as the Design, Technology, and Management Member at Large. This position acts as a liaison to the 8 regions and serves as 1 of 2 national member posititons.

Faculty 1, Native American Studies:

Kaitlin Reed, Assistant Professor, Native American Studies, published two entries in the Global Encyclopedia of Territorial Rights: “Taken from the Earth: Fishing, Hunting, and Gathering Rights” & “The Debate about Responsibility for Land”



Faculty Katia G. Karadjova,  :

Librarian Katia G. Karadjova and student Amelia Towse have presented on “Recent Trends in Mindfulness and Contemplative Pedagogy in Higher Education: The Brain Booth Initiative” at the California Academic & Research Libraries annual conference, CARL 2020.

Staff Meghann Weldon, Library:

Meghann Weldon co-authored an article about CSU libraries data of interest.

Christopher Lee & Meghann Weldon (2019) An Unmediated Consortia Interlibrary Loan Service: The Data and Discovery of CSU+, Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve, 28:5, 175-182, DOI: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/1072303X.2020.1752878

Faculty Bri Hagen, Kimberly Stelter, Tim Miller, and Garrett Purchio, Library:

Bri Hagen, Kimberly Stelter, Tim Miller, and Garrett Purchio, co-authored a book chapter. The book is titled Games and Gamification in Academic Libraries and our chapter is titled Make Your Escape: Experiences with Gamified Library Programming. Their chapter focuses on the Open Access Week escape rooms we have offered in previous semesters, as well as other efforts to gamify information literacy in the library.

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The Press Democrat (Mar 2020) - Where to see Giant Redwoods in Sonoma County »

Humboldt State University researcher Allyson Carroll on the oldest living redwood in Sonoma County.

Times-Standard (Feb 2020) - Promoting Digital Literacy »

The Humboldt State University Library and Humboldt County Library are collaborating to provide free digital literacy classes to the community.

North Coast News (Feb 2020) - Humboldt State University Senior Honored with North Coast News’ Student of the Week »

Hard-working, passionate Humboldt State University student Kassandra Rice earned this Thursday’s North Coast News Student of the Week honors, presented by Scott Hammond State Farm Insurance.

Times-Standard (Feb 2020) - HSU Freshman awarded 1st ‘Gypsy’ Chain Scholarship »

A Native American Humboldt State University freshman is the first recipient of a scholarship commemorating a young forest activist.

North Coast News (Feb 2020) - Cornel West at Humboldt State University »

American philosopher Dr. Cornel West addresses critical topics the country is facing.

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Stephanie Steffen Biological Sciences

Terry W. Henkel, PhD, Department of Biological Sciences, Humboldt State University, will present “Hyperdiversity of tropical ectomycorrhizal fungi in northern Gondwana”.

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