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February 2020


flyer for Social Just Summit and HSU Library's Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon Wed Mar 4 12-3pm
Join us for a communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism on Wednesday, March 4 from 12-3pm in the Library Lab 121. We will provide tutorials for the beginner Wikipedian, reference materials, and refreshments. We'll have a computer lab for you to work in and suggestions for pages to edit, but you can also bring your laptop and ideas for entries that need updating or creation. People of all gender identities and expressions are invited to participate.
This year the Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon is happening as a workshop for the Humboldt State University Social Justice Summit. For more information events on the schedule visit: https://summit.humboldt.edu/welcome-2017-social-justice-summit
Pre-register for this event at: https://forms.gle/AJS7tpCa6Qbq7ZCB7.
Contact Kimberly Stelter at kimberly.stelter@humboldt.edu for more information.
Friday, February 14, 2020 to Wednesday, March 4, 2020

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How can Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) inform strategies to address the increasing normalization of hate within our communities? Attend this webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 12-1:30pm in Library 114 to find out more.  Given the power of the internet and social media for spreading white supremacist thought, Jessie Daniels, the author of Cyber Racism, will share strategies for countering the spread of racist ideology. Panelists from three TRHT Campus Centers—Jermaine Pearson (Brown University), Charmaine DM Royal (Duke University), and J. Goosby Smith (The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina)—will also discuss how the TRHT Framework can bring about radical change, through storytelling, active listening, and community-engaged work. There will be time for Q & A during the webinar and there will be a facilitated discussion afterwards. This webinar is co-sponsored by Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 to Tuesday, February 18, 2020

flyer for DIY Room Decor featuring paper and yarn wall hangings on Tuesday, March 10 from 5-7pm
Join us on Tuesday, March 10th from 5-7pm for some hands-on crafting using paper, yarn, and cardboard to create wall-hangings for your apartment or dorm in the Library Makerspace (3rd floor across from Special Collections).
Snacks and supplies will be provided by Housing and Residence Life and WRRAP will be providing additional recycled materials for your creative use.
Contact Kimberly Stelter at krs95@humboldt.edu for more information.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 to Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Flyer for Business Showcase Day & Student Mixer
Imagine an innovative solution to a problem business are facing, or a new business idea you would like to introduce to the Humboldt area… Business Showcase Day is that opportunity!  At Business Showcase Day, HSU students can discuss with local business representatives possibilities for local industry growth, innovation, internships and potential employment.
To promote student-local business networking, businesses are invited to table and showcase their services, goals, and opportunities or challenges; students will gain real world examples they can draw upon to develop innovative solutions in preparation for StartUp Weekend and Hackathon later in the spring.
On Thursday, February 27, from 5pm-7pm, businesses and students from diverse academic disciplines are invited to enjoy conversation, food, and soft beverages at the D Street Neighborhood Center, 1301 D Street, Arcata.
Interested? Students please RSVP here by February 20th. Businesses interested in tabling and attending, please RSVP here by February 14th.
For more questions and further details, please contact HSU Librarian, Louis Knecht: louis.knecht@humboldt.edu or 707-826-4072
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 to Thursday, February 27, 2020

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