STUDENTS

As she reflects on this past academic year, Dr. Lisa Rossbacher shares some positive highlights from the Humboldt State University campus.


Humboldt State University president Lisa Rossbacher discusses next year's budget.

With so many unknowns around state legislator and governor decision making, one thing we can applaud is the decision to maintain tuition rates at current levels . There will be no tuition increase for this coming academic year.


Are guns in schools a good idea?

A teacher, a school superintendent, a school resource officer, and a retired FBI agent talked with host Eric Kirk about keeping students safe. 


Immigrant Voices: Yolonda

Mar 6, 2018
James Floss

In this excerpt of Yolonda's story, she expresses her fear of her parents being deported and how that would affect her and her little brother. Her full story is at Immigrant Voices.


Katada Lab

Kamaishi junior high students saved themselves and many others during the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Geologist Lori Dengler highlights the students and preparedness drills that saved many lives.


Humboldt State University President Lisa Rossbacher discusses the importance of  university donors. Donations support students by contributing to scholarships, internships, mentoring services  and more. Whether from alumni, community members or foundations, Dr. Rossbacher says, "Thank you!"


Humboldt State University has begun accepting students for enrollment in fall 2018. With their acceptance letters, these students are invited to share responses on social media. Dr. Lisa Rossbacher celebrates these delighted responses from students and their families.


The California Innocence Project (CIP) is a law school clinical program at California Western School of Law dedicated to releasing wrongfully convicted inmates. Students and staff attorneys have secured the release of many innocent people who otherwise may have spent the rest of their lives in prison.   Justin Brooks, co-founder of the California Innocence Project, discusses the origins of this effort to free unjustly incarcerated people. 


Jessica Eden

De-stressing in the HSU library.  Finals week is coming to a close at Humboldt State University... students give a musical 'winter break' send-off. 

The gift of music provided by HSU students Ahtziri Ramirez and Rah'Kiv Lewis.

Lisa Rossbacher

Dr. Lisa Rossbacher discusses the wonderful undergraduate research opportunities at Humboldt State and highlights HSU student research presentations at national conferences.


Humboldt State University student Karla Sanchez waited in anticipation on what the Trump administration would decide to do to the DACA program. 

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HSU President Lisa Rossbacher remembers the tragedy of the Kent State student protest of 1970 -- and considers more recent protests on college campuses across the country.

Dr. Rossbacher concludes, "The right to dissent is fundamentally important."


On this week's Food For Thought, Jennifer Bell talks with Karen Brooks about growing copious amounts of produce  - and career opportunities - through the Humboldt County Office of Education's Hydrofarm.


Charmaine Lawson, mother of HSU student David Josiah Lawson - along with family and friends - joined Lorna Bryant in the KHSU studios to talk about her son's life.

Through tears and laughter, the interview shared some of the beauty David Josiah Lawson offered in his young life.


The Humboldt State University family and extended community are heartbroken at the death of HSU student, David Josiah Lawson. A statement honoring Josiah was aired on KHSU. 

A celebration of life for David Josiah Lawson will be held on Thursday, April 20, at 5 p.m. in the Kate Buchanan Room.


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HSU President Lisa Rossbacher reflects on the markers of the changing seasons: deciduous trees, migratory birds, community events -- and Humboldt State students.

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Dr. Rossbacher highlights the demographics of the more than 1,300 first-year students entering Humboldt State this fall. The 8.600+ students at HSU are a reflection of the changing demographics of our region and our state.

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Dr. Rossbacher discusses the elimination of all achievement gaps in the California State University system and Humboldt State University's work toward a carbon negative campus.

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