REMINDER: Join us for the McCrone Promising Faculty Scholars & Graduate Fellowship Award Reception

November 7, 2023

Tuesday, November 14th from 4-6pm

Plaza View Room

780 7th St, Arcata, CA

The Office of Research & Sponsored Programs Foundation is pleased to invite you to Cal Poly Humboldt's 2023 McCrone Award Reception! The McCrone award recognizes Humboldt’s junior faculty, acknowledges their potential in their field of research, and encourages their continued achievement. In addition, the Alistair and Judith McCrone Graduate Fellowship Award is given to one Cal Poly Humboldt graduate student to support their research. Each awardee will give the following TED talk-style presentations about their research interests.


2023 Awardees:

Dr. Rouhollah Aghasaleh (Education) “Silence Breaking: A Story of Forgotten Bodies in the Classroom”

Dr. Oscar Vargas (Biological Sciences) “Unraveling the Origin of Our Rare Relatives”

Dr. Paul Michael Leonardo Atienza (Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies) “The Promise of Intimacy: Queer Filipino Digital Desires”

Regina Khoury (Geology graduate student) “The 12 .5 ka Magmatic Flare-Up at Medicine Lake Volcano”


REGISTRATION: To RSVP, please register via this link.

CONTACT: If you have any questions, please contact Erika Wright, Research Development Lead at