HSU's Office of Research Fall 2019 Newsletter

The Office of Research publishes two newsletters during the academic year; a fall and spring edition. These newsletters are used to highlight new awards, share what improvements our office is currently working on, update our researchers on any important changes that may affect their projects, and keep the campus community up to date with relevant grant news.

Sustainable Futures Speaker Series, Oct. 24

As part of the Sustainable Futures Speaker Series, there are will be a video presentation and panel discussion on “Regenerative Agriculture: Farming to Enhance Ecosystem Services and Sequester Carbon.”

Let's try this again... Join us for our 8th Annual PI Research Celebration!

The HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation has rescheduled our annual party to celebrate our Principal Investigators (PI's), their staff, and student researchers.

The original celebration was postponed temporarily due to last week’s power outage.

Staff Council Meeting - Wed., October 16, 2019

Staff Council is having its third meeting of the 2019/20 academic year! Please join us on Wed., October 16, 2019, in the Library Fishbowl from 1:30pm - 3pm. We encourage you to visit our website to view the full schedule of meetings, check out the current Staff Spotlight and Meet Your Council Reps at


Staff Council Meeting #3

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Time: 1:30pm - 3pm

Location: Library Fishbowl

Let's Talk About the Middle East - Gaza

As part of the Let's Talk About the Middle East film and discussion series, HSU History professor Dr. Leena Dallasheh hosts a special screening of Gaza (2019) with Q&A with guest Abdalhadi Alijla.

Open Forums: Director, Academic Resources

The search committee and Provost Alex Enyedi invite you to attend Open Forums for each of the three candidates for the position of Director, Academic Resources.

Incentives Program for Faculty Research Grant Development

The Office of Research & Sponsored Programs is requesting applications for assigned time funding for the fall 2020 and spring 2021 semesters. In addition to assigned time we are also extending funding for summer salary/overload pay during the summer 2020 session.

Fisheries Biology presents the Michael G. Scott Distinguished Seminar

From Global to Local: The Role of Aquaculture
Dr. Carole Engle
Wednesday 23 October at 5:00 pm, SCIB 135
We love to eat seafood in the U.S. and our appetites for the tastes and health benefits from seafood, as well as our income levels, have led to the U.S. being one of the world’s largest markets for seafood. Yet our oceans cannot continue to supply the volumes desired by the world’s growing population. There is little question that increasing percentages of our seafood will come from aquaculture.

Learning Site Agreement (LSA) Status List – 10/3/19

Attached is the Learning Site Agreement Status List, current to to 1/7/19, which lists agencies that are approved learning sites (and those in process for approval or renewal) for students from Service Learning and Academic Internship courses. This list is for faculty use (it is not designed to be distributed to students, due to vetting needed by faculty). Students can now check the HS4U (S4) database for currently approved Learning Sites.