Saturday, November 9th

Time Event Title
All day

Building Sustainable Communities Convergence

HSU Campus
Join hundreds of student leaders from UCs, CSUs, CCCs and private schools for a weekend of activities focused around community building, leadership development, education, networking, and fun!

The event features inspiring keynote speakers, dynamic panel discussions and stellar workshops, as well as local meals and entertainment for Saturday evening. The programming focuses around five key aspects of creating sustainable communities: Building, Feeding, Powering, Organizing Action, and Social Justice. Register online at:
9:00 am-2:00 pm

HSU Vets 5k/10k

Redwood Bowl
HSU Veterans Enrollment and Transition Services (VETS) hosts its third annual Veteran’s Day 5k and 10k Run/Walk on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Redwood Bowl on the HSU campus. Registration begins at 8 a.m., the ceremony is at 9 a.m. and race begins at 10 a.m.

All proceeds from the race support the outdoor program for student veterans and assist in transition from military service to student life.
5:00 pm

String Studio Recital

Fulkerson Recital Hall
5:00 pm

Violin and Viola Studio Recital

Fulkerson Recital Hall
*this recital is a part of the College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Centennial Showcase Month
7:30 pm

Humboldt Unbound

Van Duzer Theater
Who in the world was Alexander von Humboldt? Explore the wonder of his life as adventurer, scientist, godfather of ecology and champion of diversity and freedom in the HSU original production "Humboldt Unbound," a fast and fluid series of transformations creating a dynamic portrait in live theatre, music, dance and spectacle.

Directed by Michael Fields (‘92, Theatre Arts MFA), scenic design by Giulio Cesare Perrone, music by Tim Gray, costumes by Catherine Brown. HSU student Mark Teeter plays the young explorer Humboldt, and HSU professor of Geography Stephen Cunha portrays the older Humboldt. An HSU Theatre, Film & Dance production.
8:00 pm

Humboldt Bay Brass Band, A Century of Brass behind the Redwood Curtain

Fulkerson Recital Hall
This one is a full HBBB concert, titled "A Century of Brass Behind the Redwood Curtain." The band performs one selection from each decade, so on tap are "Ja-Da," "Pennsylvania 6-5000," Aaron Copland's "Fanfare for the Common Man," selections from "South Pacific," "Day Tripper," "Thriller," and more—with some Humboldt County historic marches and using some circa 1914 / HSU historic brass instruments.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Sep 27th-Nov 30th

HSU Clarke Museum Centennial Exhibit

Clarke Historical Museum
Nov 1st-Nov 21st

HSU Art Department Centennial "Revisit: Art by Former Faculty" Exhibit

Reese Bullen Gallery
Nov 5th-Dec 3rd

Intermediate Knitting

Recreation and Wellness Center
Nov 6th-Dec 4th

Beginning Knitting

Recreation and Wellness Center
Nov 7th-Nov 29th

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Showcase Month

Nov 7th-Nov 9th

Map and Compass Navigation

Recreation and Wellness Center
Nov 8th-Dec 5th

Artists from The Indigenous Arts Coalition present: “post contemporary”

Goudi'ni Gallery

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