Letter to the editor: cruel & unusual punishment

Dear Editor, The bill of rights is only partially followed according to the intention of the founding fathers. The freedom of speech is followed. So is the right to bear arms ( thanks to the NRA ). But the right

Editorial: Where is our President?

By | The Lumberjack Editorial Board Oh where, oh where, oh where in the world is Humboldt State University President Lisa A. Rossbacher? President Rossbacher has been at best unavailable, and at worst dismissive and non communicative with The Lumberjack. The

Letters from Pelican Bay

by | Tania Mejia Last week, the Sociology Department hosted the Criminal Justice Dialogue, which was a week full of events covering issues related to incarceration. This years topics included the impacts of incarceration on the family, employment and housing

Grace Hall, HSU sprinter, running her hardest on her second lap during the women's 800 meter race on Saturday Feb. 18, 2017. | Juan Herrera

Women’s sports working hard through Springbreak

By Curran Daly While school stopped for students over the past week, not everyone was given a break. A few of HSU women’s sports teams had a busy week. Women’s track and field competed at the Hornet Invite in Sacramento.

Jacks Win Streak Snapped by Coyotes

By | Andre Hascall Back to back doubleheaders against Cal State San Bernardino snaps Humboldt Softball’s seven game winning streak. The team had to play in high temperatures in San Bernardino, a harsh difference from Arcata weather. Humboldt Softball is

Who Knew @ HSU? : The Wildlife Museum

Did you know the wildlife building has over 15,000 animal specimens. In this installment of Who Knew @ HSU? we take a look at the Wildlife Museum which offers a way for students to research animals close up. Video by

Former HSU athlete comes to U.S. From Mali for education. Photo | Danny Dunn

Former HSU athlete comes to U.S. From Mali for education

By | Danny Dunn Moussa Sy is a 21-year-old junior at HSU, majoring in environmental science. Sy moved from the country Mali, located in West Africa, to Ojai, California in 2011 at the age of 16. Every year scholarships are

Jacks Pass (March 1 to March 7)

By Keaundrey Clark Jacks Pass Men’s Basketball Sophomore Tyras Rattler Jr. was named to the All-CCAA Second Team. Nikhil Lizotte and Malik Morgan was named to the Honorable Mention Team. Rattler started all 29 games for the Lumberjacks this season

Jack’s Pass (Feb. 22 to Feb. 28)

By | Keaundrey Clark Men’s Basketball Humboldt State men’s basketball closed out the regular season with a home loss, 88-74, to San Francisco State.  Freshman Tyler Green had a career-high 28-points. Green finished the game with eight treys, two shy

Left to Right: Miki Fukasawa, Christian Clouthier, Shinya Arai all three members of the Humboldt State Intramural Baseball team. Photo | Danny Dunn

Dreams of American baseball

By | Danny Dunn Miki Fukasawa’s journeyed from Sagamihara City, Japan, to Arcata, Calif. in his pursuit of playing baseball in America. “My lifelong dream was to play baseball in America and now I am,” Fukasawa said. Fukasawa is a

The Humboldt State Hogs Men's Lacrosse team holding up their sticks as they break away from a timeout. Men’s Lacrosse ended up losing 13-3 against Sierra Nevada College at Humboldt States College Creek events field on Saturday Feb. 25, 2017. | Juan Herrera

Humboldt Hogs ready for redemption

By | Andre Hascall Men’s lacrosse player Shane Hayes played one of his best games so far, being awarded with Humboldt’s player of the game sledgehammer on Feb.25. Despite losing 13-3 to  Sierra Nevada College at their home field, Humboldt

Check it! Anniversary party

By | Ali Osgood The highly successful student created program about preventing and responding to sexual assault at Humboldt State University celebrates it’s third year.

Check out the Mr. Humboldt Pageant

Video by | Race Blackwell Humboldt’s 4th annual Mr. Humboldt Pageant was held at the Arcata Theater Lounge on February 11, 2017. Mr. King of Outer Space lost the popular vote, but won the electoral college.

Who Knew? At HSU: OhSnap!

In this installment of Who Knew? At HSU, we take a look at OhSnap!. This program offers free food and cooking classes to students as well as other services. Find out about all the hidden gems Humboldt State has offer

Who Knew? at HSU: HSU Marine Laboratory

In this installment of Who Knew at HSU, we take an inside look at the Humboldt State University Marine Laboratory in Trinidad, Calif.  The lab is used for research in marine biology, fisheries and wildlife. It is also open for