Humboldt State University Forever Humboldt Alumni Newsletter

January 2022

LAX Chief of Police Values the Big Picture View of Humboldt

side view of Cheif Cecil Rhambo smiling

Cecil Rhambo’s (‘80, Sociology) unparalleled connection to nature he experienced at Humboldt still shapes his worldview as the Chief of Police at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the nation’s largest airport police force.

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Library Receives Generous Donation from Family Estate Gift

Gus and Corky Nordstrom standing in front of a body of water

Longtime supporters of HSU, Gus and Corky Nordstrom believed that education was the key to a successful and gratifying life.

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Alumni Owned Business Highlight

Annie's Shoes logo

Annie’s Shoes in Eureka is owned and operated by Chrissy Ross (‘16, Child Development) who first worked at the store since 2014 when she went back to college to get her degree. Annie’s Shoes prides itself on providing the community with a shop dedicated to carrying a unique variety of quality brands that combine style and comfort for both men and women. Annie’s Shoes started in 1983 and offers a 10% discount to all HSU alumni!

Find out more about Annie’s Shoes and other alumni owned businesses  »

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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 books has the Nordstrom Fund provided for the HSU Library?

  • A. 313
  • B. 250
  • C. 400
  • D. 379

Last month’s quiz asked, “How many years did Emeritus President McCrone serve?” Congratulations to Ivonne Castillo (‘03, Journalism) for submitting the correct answer and winning the drawing. Answer: 28

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Stephanie Lane

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