Humboldt State University Forever Humboldt Alumni Newsletter

October 2021

Sharing the Legacy of Black Art and Music with Humboldt Youth

Valetta standing in front of a large redwood tree

Valetta Molofsky (‘20, Master of Social Work) brought her talents to the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir as a graduate student. As part of her master’s thesis, she organized a community celebration of gospel music and is now helping local youth connect with their heritage through music and art.

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Transformative Gift to Lumberjack Athletics and Recreational Sports

Robin doing the butterfly stroke in the pool

To ensure current and future students continue benefiting from organized sports at HSU, Robin donated $200,000 to support athletics at HSU. Half of the funds established the Robin M. Smith Athletic Facilities Special Opportunities Fund.

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Update your Contact Information

Humboldt State will once again be sending a calendar with images of campus and our surrounding region. Be sure to update your contact information if you have recently moved.

Alumni Owned Business Highlight

Los Rocosos Vineyards logo

Los Rocosos Vineyards was started by Roger Linstrom (‘91, Psychology) in the Rocks District AVA (American Viticulture Area) in Northeastern Oregon. It is a working vineyard and winery that offers a dog-friendly homebase for travelers seeking to enjoy the Walla Walla Valley.

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Are you an alumni who owns a business? Join our Alumni Owned Business Directory! Fill out our form to be included in the directory.

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Take the Humboldt Quiz

How much do you know about Humboldt State? You could win great Humboldt prizes! Just click the answer button to respond. Those sending correct responses to this month's question will be entered in a drawing for Forever Humboldt gifts.

How many years has the HSU Campus & Community Dialogue on Race been happening?

  • A. 25
  • B. 11
  • C. 7
  • D. 23

Last month’s quiz asked, “What year was Improve Your Tomorrow founded?” Congratulations to Joy DeBruyn (‘06, Geography and Wildlife Management) for submitting the correct answer and winning the drawing. Answer: 2013

Questions? Comments? Rants?

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Stephanie Lane

Stephanie Lane (’04 & ’16)
Office of Alumni & Engagement