Wildlife Ecoseries ~ Fall 2013

Please join us for many of the Wildlife seminars to be held during the Fall 2013 term. A full schedule of seminars is attached.

Annual Homecoming Door Decorating Contest!

Deck out your office door with as much school spirit as you can! This year’s theme is “the centennial”. The best office will be awarded the coveted staff council trophy! Deadline to register online is Monday 9/23.

Doors will be judged on September 23rd - Awards will be given out on September 27th

Biology Seminar Series ~ Fall 2013

The Department of Biological Sciences invites you to many of our featured seminars offered througut the fall 2013 term. We hope you can attend!

This week we welcome Jose R. de la Torre, San Franciso State University, to present a seminar titled: From Oceans to Hot Springs: Ammonia oxidizing archaea & their role in nitrogen and carbon biogeochemical cycling," Fri., 10/4, 4 pm in SciB 135.

Staff Recognition Award Nominations

Do you know an outstanding staff member? Nominations for this award must be received in the President's Office by Noon, Tuesday, October 1. For details, see the Nomination Procedure at

Promoted Faculty Reception ~ All staff & faculty welcome!

All staff and faculty are welcome to attend the Promoted Faculty Reception to be held on Wed, Sept 11 from 4-6 pm in Goodwin Forum ~ refreshments will be provided!

Biological Sciences Lecture Series ~ Sept 6, 4pm, Sci B 135

Please join us in welcoming guest speaker Dr. Calos, Stanford University, to present her talk titled: A Stem Cell Therapy for Muscular Dystrophy. Please see the attached flier for details.

Aquaculture Collaboration Event ~ Sept 9, 4:30-6:00 pm, BSS Lobby

The Office of Research, Economic & Community Development is hosting a visit by representatives of NOAA and the California Department of Fish & Wildlife to discuss aquaculture. This will be an opportunity to discuss how HSU’s interests in aquaculture can be tied to the aquaculture efforts at the state and national levels. The representatives are especially interested in meeting with faculty interested in aquaculture-related issues.

HSU Constitution Day--September 17

The Politics and History departments need YOU for the 3nd annual Constitution Day Quiz Bowl, commemorating the signing of the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787. Join a team or participate from the audience as teams of HSU students and faculty, joined by local elementary and high school faculty and students, face off in a battle of Constitution knowledge Tuesday, September 17, at 5:30 p.m. in the Native Forum (BSS 162). There will be prizes for audience and team participation, and Quiz Bowl Champion. Refreshments will be served. Mark your calendar!

Smart Classrooms and Computer Labs Update

The big news? No more lock boxes! We've also upgraded the computers in several labs, and removed the VCRs from a number of smart classrooms. More ...