August 2019

Author David Holper Reading Event September 11 6pm Library Fishbowl
The City of Eureka's Poet Laureate for 2019/2020, David Holper, will read from his book, The Bridge: Poems, on Wednesday, September 11 at 6pm in the Library Fishbowl, 2nd floor.  Book signing will follow. Join us!
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 to Wednesday, September 11, 2019

flyer for Welcome Back Open House thursday, August 29 3-5:30pm in Library Lobby
Celebrate the new school year with the HSU Library at our Welcome Back Open House on Thursday, August 29th, 3-5:30pm in the Library Lobby.
See all the equipment you can check out (digital cameras, laptops, graphing calculators, VR goggles), the partner services available (tutoring and writing help through the Learnng Center, help from the Tech Help desk, SDRC, and more) and meet the amazing people who provide these services both in the LIbrary and elsewhere on campus.
There will be fun activities and refreshments available.  See you there!
Monday, August 19, 2019 to Thursday, August 29, 2019

Taiko Swing Humboldt logo
First planning meeting @ HSU on Tuesday, 8/27, 5:30-7:30pm in Library Fishbowl
What is Swingposium?
Swingposium is a tribute to big band music and swing dance set in a mess hall at a WWII Japanese American incarceration camp, where guests become part of the narrative from the inside. This event is coming to Humboldt in January 2020.
For more information, see
Monday, August 19, 2019 to Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Webinar: Addressing Marginalization: Redirecting Strategies of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in the Workplace - 8/28 (W) 11-12, Fishbowl.
With the increased attention that diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) have received in recent years, research reports show that the diversity of boards has not increased and seems unlikely to change anytime soon based on current recruitment practices. Where are we lacking in our DEI efforts? Join us on Wednesday, August 28th, 11 - Noon in the Library Fishbowl to unpack key complex issues related to addressing marginalization in our oganizations, including welcoming different lived experiences and creating sense of belonging.
Webinar:Addressing Marginalization: Redirecting Strategies of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in the Workplace will explore:

A landscape understanding of common diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)

Strategies for addressing underlying causes of a lack of diversity and inclusion in the workplace

A systems thinking lens for designing processes and structure-oriented strategies to DEI

Deconstructions of key DEI concepts, and discussion of their applications in social impact
This webinar is free, and is open to everyone.
Monday, August 19, 2019 to Wednesday, August 28, 2019

flyer for Library Makerspace Open House 9/3 4-7pm
Join us for a variety of events on Tuesday, September 3rd on the 3rd floor of the Library as we unveil the new Library Makerspace across from Special Collections.

4-5pm: Learn about Virtual Reality (VR) and make your own app (no experience needed)!

5-6pm: Open lab to make, play with VR and Augmented Reality, and get connected with other makers

6-7pm: Make a Zine (DIY magazine)
You don't have to be an artist or computer scientist to create in the makerspace. Anyone can make! Stop by the makerspace anytime to try things out/experiment, talk about your ideas or projects, or even just hang out.
Monday, August 12, 2019 to Tuesday, September 3, 2019

flyer advertising Learning Center services
The Learning Center has moved back to the library and will be offering their free services to HSU students, including tutoring for:




General subjects
They also offer the Writing Studio and workshops on academic skills plus the Supplemental Instruction (SI) program to help our students succeed.
Welcome back Learning Center!
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Friday, September 13, 2019

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