Upcoming Events:

Time Event Title
10:00 am Jan 23rd

SkillShop: The Amazing Tool They Never Taught You About: Your Brain

Library Fishbowl
Learning is natural. You've been doing it since you were born. But have you ever learned how you do it? Maximize learning by learning about how you take in information about what you do with it.

Pre-register at http://humboldt.libcal.com/event/3087615
12:00 pm Jan 23rd

Create Your Course in Canvas

Gist Hall
This 50-minute workshop focuses on the basics of the Canvas learning management system interface, navigation, and design. You will learn to identify impactful Canvas tools, import content into your Canvas course, and identify best practices in course design. During the workshop you will watch two brief presentations, followed by hands-on application in your own course that we will provide you with to get you started in Canvas.
2:00 pm Jan 23rd

SkillShop: Google Drive: The Basics

HSU Library


Are you new to using Google Drive? Haven't tried it yet? Haven't even heard of it? Then this workshop is for you- we will go over the basics and look at how to create and collaborate on documents using Google Drive.

In this workshop, you will:

Create and edit Google documents (including word processing, spreadsheets, presentation slides and more)
Learn about and use collaborative features such as comments, suggestions and chat
Learn how to invite others to edit, view or comment on your documents
Including how to set basic user permissions

Be sure to have your HSU username and password - you will need to use your HSU-provided Google account (e.g. twm2@humboldt.edu) to participate in the workshop. If you are unsure of how to access your account, visit https://www2.humboldt.edu/its/services/accounts or stop by the Technology Help Desk on the first floor of the library before the workshop.

Eager to get started? Check out the Google Drive Cheat Sheet: https://gsuite.google.com/learning-center/products/drive/cheat-sheet/

There will also be an optional second-part to this workshop that will cover more advanced topics on Friday, January 27th from 2:00pm-2:50pm.

Register at http://humboldt.libcal.com/event/3053073
6:00 pm Jan 23rd

MLK Oratorical/Spoken Word Contest

Kate Buchanan Room
Dr. King was known as an exceptional orator/public speaker. Join us as we showcase the oratorical and spoken word talents of HSU students. $200 prize to finalists. Interested contestants should visit the HSU MLKWeek2017 event page on Facebook for more information about contest guidelines.
2:00 pm Jan 24th

Y.E.S. Open House

YES House
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity this semester? Learn how to get involved and make a positive impact in the community, please connect with Youth Educational Services (YES). Join us at our Open House and learn about our 16 student-led volunteer programs!
4:00 pm Jan 24th

SkillShop: Shooting 360-degree Video

HSU Library


Now you can film all of your surroundings using the Library's 360fly 360-degree camera. Come test out the camera and learn how to shoot video in a whole new way.

To ensure that participants get hands-on experience, this session is limited to 10 people.

Please contact the facilitator if you are unable to attend this workshop but would like to schedule another date (Tim Miller- twm2@humboldt.edu).

Register at http://humboldt.libcal.com/event/3096297
10:00 am Jan 25th

SkillShop: What is Growth Mindset and How Can You Use it to Maximize Your Time in College?

Library Fishbowl
A lot of people are talking about Growth Mindset. Find out what it is and how you can use it's prinicples in your every day life to enhance your college experience. Dweck's studies show that changing your mind about how you feel about effort and talent can make or break your success in a difficult course or an intimidating environment.

Register at http://humboldt.libcal.com/event/3087624
12:00 pm Jan 25th

Create Your Course in Canvas

Gist Hall


This 50-minute workshop focuses on the basics of the Canvas learning management system interface, navigation, and design. You will learn to identify impactful Canvas tools, import content into your Canvas course, and identify best practices in course design. During the workshop you will watch two brief presentations, followed by hands-on application in your own course that we will provide you with to get you started in Canvas.
Please register at least 24 hours in advance.
1:00 pm Jan 25th

SkillShop: Assess Risk with Board Games

HSU Library
Game theory is the economics of choice. We will go over a classic game theory example and look at the risks involved. Then we will play the word card game 'Unspeakable Words' and identify the factors of risk in the game. We will end discussing risk factors in popular board games.

Register at http://humboldt.libcal.com/event/3105105
8:00 pm Jan 25th

Black Violin

Van Duzer Theater
Violin like you’ve never heard it before! Black Violin is a genre busting blend of classical, hip-hop, rock, R&B, and bluegrass music. Accompanied by their incredible band, featuring ace turntable whiz DJ SPS and a drummer, “at times they play with the intense seriousness of orchestral soloists; at others they fiddle as if at a hoedown” (The New York Times). The group’s groundbreaking collaboration has seen them perform their music for everybody from tens of thousands of rock fans at the Bonnaroo Festival to the President’s Inaugural Ball.

Sponsored by Los Bagels / Ramone’s

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