Thursday Night Talk: Diversity

Feb 21, 2018

Kevin Hoover of the Mad River Union talks with members of We Are Your Community, exploring the effort to build bridges between students of color and the local community. In addition, Kevin, will recap the Arcata Plaza-focused City Council meeting. 

We Are Your Community is a media campaign created by two HSU graduate students to share the stories of HSU African American students. This campaign's goal is to promote diversity and equity in our community.

Thursday Night Talk: Locally Grown

Aug 17, 2017

On this Thursday Night Talk on KHSU, host Kevin Hoover of the Mad River Union will discuss the film, "Locally Grown, America's Food Revolution" with local food activist and Co-Executive Producer Suzanne Simpson, Humboldt State Associate Professor of Communication Dr. Joshua Frye, HSU Assistant Professor of Social Work Jen Maguire. 

"I  think what we've established here tonight is that we have vast hiking riches," says Kevin Hoover. 

On this week’s Thursday Night Talk, it’s all about trails and the people who create, maintain, and document them.

Local Mad River Union reporter (and KHSU regular) Kevin Hoover is hitting the road, hiking from the Mexican border to Ashland, Oregon. He writes that the 1,726.6-mile hike will take around four months and requires massive logistical planning from getting bearproof food storage to setting up autopay for his bills. 

But this isn't just about escaping to the wilderness, he's raising money. According to his blog