Friday, April 25th

Time Event Title
All day

Founders Day

HSU Campus
Join us for a full day of festivities to cap off the Centennial year and begin a new century!

Centennial Time Capsule Burial
11AM, In front of Library

Witness history as we bury the Centennial time capsule in front of the library. The capsule will be filled with items that represent the HSU campus compiled by students, staff and faculty.

Nelson Hall

Ideafest will showcase a large variety of current student projects and research in the form of poster presentations, performances and demonstrations.

HSU Composers Centennial Concert
Fulkerson Recital Hall
Price: $10 General; $5 Senior/Child and HSU students with ID

Dance of the Century
Kinesiology & Athletics Building
Price: FREE entry and hors d'oeuvres. No host bar.

Attendees are encouraged to dress in costume from their favorite decade. Awesome music, prizes, free hors d' oeuvres, a speakeasy themed beer/wine no host bar with karaoke, dance performances, special screenings of the Centennial Documentary, a photo booth, games and more.

*must be 18 years or older to attend Dance of the Century

Screenings of HSU's Centennial Documentary
Every hour, beginning at 9 p.m.
Directed by HSU Alum Benjamin Bettenhausen (‘07, Physics), the film takes a look at the university’s first 100 years through the eyes of Emeritus Faculty and the memories of alumni.
8:00 pm

HSU Composers Centennial Concert

Fulkerson Recital Hall
The Composers Centennial Concert celebrates 100 years of creativity at HSU with compositions by faculty, staff and alumni, featuring the premiere of “Reflections in Time” with words by four HSU poets and music by Brian Post. Other composers include alums Halim Beere, Dante De Silva and Ryan MacEvoy-McCullough, as well as faculty Gil Cline and Eugene Novotny, and staff pianist John Chernoff. Performers include the Vipisa Trio, Elisabeth Harrington, members of Humboldt Bay Brass Band, and Daniela Mineva on the HSU miniature carillon. Concert produced by the HSU Department of Music.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Apr 1st-Apr 30th

College of Professional Studies Showcase Month

Apr 24th-May 17th

HSU Art Department Annual Art Graduates Exhibition

Reese Bullen Gallery

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