Saturday, February 28th

Time Event Title
All day

Cultural Exchange Festival

Kate Buchanan Room
Cultural Exchange Festival, hosted by Africanas.

Part of Black Liberation & Heritage Month 2015.
8:30 am-4:30 pm

Redwood Writing Project 2015 Literacy Connections

Founders Hall
Focusing on teaching literacy with Common Core Standards, the Redwood Writing Project's 2015 Conference, "Literacy Connections" will offer something of value to educators of all disciplines and grade levels.

Each summer, a group of kindergarten through college teachers meet to share their knowledge and develop their writing and teaching skills in the Redwood Writing Project’s Summer Institute. The goal of the program is for teachers to take their new skills into their classrooms, refine their teaching craft through research and practice and to ultimately share their findings and develop training for colleagues.

The Redwood Writing Project is located at Humboldt State and is affiliated with the National Writing Project (NWP) and California Writing Project (CWP).

This year, RWP teacher consultants have organized their findings and prepared workshops for Saturday, February 28th in Founders Hall from 8:30 to 4:30.

Workshops will cover topics such as Using Ted Talks for Teaching Informative Writing and Improving Narrative Writing: Show, Don’t Tell. Participants will have a choice of four workshops from twelve total options.
11:00 am

Track and Field - Humboldt Invite

Redwood Bowl
11:00am - Field Events Start
12:00pm - Track Events Start
12:00 pm-6:00 pm

Sexland: Constellations and Sexplorations

Kate Buchanan Room
Constellations and Sexplorations: Decolonizing Your Sex Space

Booths and Tables: 12 - 3:00 PM
Workshops: 3:00 - 6:00 PM

Sexland is a sexual health event that focuses on exposure to new ways of thinking about sex and sexuality while validating sexual experience and diversity through a lens of enthusiastic consent. Sexland is a sex positive, body positive space that aims to be free of guilt shame and fear.

This year, our event will focus on a lens of decolonization: Deconstructing the socially constructed ideas of what sex and sexuality should look like and creating a space to explore our own desires.

Workshops and activities will include: polyamory and radical politics ~ sex and spirituality ~ sex toys ~ awkward sex advice ~ fisting ~ polyamory ~ rope for different bodies ~ aphrodisiacs ~ queering the sex talk ~ plus way more!
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Dive Into Africa

HSU Campus
Come celebrate Africa's rich cultures and diversity presented by Africana Meet and Greet. Experience Africa's cultures through art, food, performances, literature, and interact with people the from Northern, Southern, Western, and Eastern regions of Africa.
5:30 pm

Women's Basketball vs. Cal Poly Pomona

Lumberjack Arena
7:30 pm

Men's Basketball vs. Cal Poly Pomona

Lumberjack Arena
8:00 pm

Cassandra Wilson Coming Forth By Day: A Celebration of Billie Holiday

Van Duzer Theater
Time Magazine called her “America’s best singer”—there is simply no denying the power of Cassandra Wilson’s voice. Applying her rich, smoky contralto to songs from a diversity of sources, her inspired interpretive gifts transform any material into a sophisticated and deeply personal vision for contemporary jazz. In her newest show, she pays tribute to the work of one of jazz’s most legendary singers, Billie Holiday.

Sponsored by Pierson Building Center
8:00 pm-Mar 1st

CHECK IT One Year Party

Kate Buchanan Room
Help CHECK IT celebrate one year! Come for a night filled with community, free food, t-shirts, raffle giveaways, consent centered dancing, karaoke, fun drag performances, and more! *Can sign up for karaoke night of party!

Karaoke Performances, Booths and Other Party Collaboration by: Hermanas Unidas de Humboldt, HSU Peer Health Education Program, Women's Ultimate Frisbee Team, Associated Students of HSU, Pi Chapter, Double Dare Ya at HSU, CDA, The Eric Rofes Center Humboldt Womyn, Humboldt Quidditch Team, HOP, Housing Committee for Campus Involvement, and more!

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Jan 27th-Mar 8th

The Royal Chicano Air Force: Arte para la Raza

First Street Gallery
Jan 27th-Mar 8th

Chicanitas: Small Paintings from the Cheech Marin Collection

First Street Gallery
Feb 13th-Mar 7th

Vantage Points Exhibit

Reese Bullen Gallery - Art Building, Humboldt State University
Feb 19th-Mar 13th

Our People, Our Land, Our Images

Goudi'ni Gallery

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