Tag Archives: College of the Redwoods

COVID strikes at CR with first student victim

COVID strikes at CR with first student victim

The positive case was detected through proactive testing of residence hall students upon their arrival on campus. Humboldt County Public Health, working with college administration and staff, has determined the risk of exposure to other individuals on campus was low, meaning the risk to other students, staff and faculty was no greater than the risk for contracting the virus in the general public.

Humboldt Area Foundation invests $300,000 in North Coast Nursing Program

Humboldt State Press Release Humboldt State University’s RN-to-BSN Nursing program received another boost today — a $300,000 grant from the Orvamae Emmerson Endowment Fund of the Humboldt Area Foundation. Senator Mike McGuire, Humboldt State University (HSU) President Tom Jackson and College of the Redwoods (CR) President Keith Flamer and other officials were on hand as

Gun fired in C/R dorm, no one hurt

College of the Redwoods press release This afternoon campus public safety officers immediately responded to a possible gunshot heard in the College of the Redwoods dormitory.   An adult male resident was found in possession of a handgun along with evidence that the gun had recently discharged into the ground. The gun was secured and there

Trinidad Tidings: Seaside village welcomes new manager, gets hotel update

Eli Naffah of Crescent City is Trinidad’s new city manager. He was introduced to a large gathering of Trinidad residents by Mayor Steve Ladwig at last week’s Trinidad City Council meeting. Eli Naffah has a background in economic development from 13 years of working in La Mirada, Montebello, Huntington Beach and Antioch.  He also helped

St. Joe kickstarts HSU/CR nursing program with $2 million grant

  St. Joseph Health System press release St. Joseph Health Invests $2 Million in  North Coast Nursing Program Grant will kick-start the permanent endowment to support the Humboldt State University RN to BSN Program Humboldt County — Officials from St. Joseph Health, Humboldt County (SJH-HC), Humboldt State University, College of the Redwoods, and Senator Mike McGuire announced today that St.

College Life Today: Don’t be afraid – walk in and make new friends

Maria Overton Special to the Union COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS – College was pretty lonely and boring until I walked into the MCDC, the Multi-Cultural & Diversity Center at College of the Redwoods. Before that day, I just didn’t have many friends and I didn’t really feel like I belonged.  But it didn’t take long

College Life Today: Maria Overton is making the big life choices

Maria Overton Special to the Union COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS – Growing up I felt my options were college or the Navy. It wasn’t until I started receiving recruiting letters from colleges that offered to pay for my education, if I ran on their track team, that it really clicked. My choice was college.  When

Get Ready Humboldt: Creating a culture of college attendance and accomplishment

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A cross-section of local industry leaders and employers gathered at Eureka’s Ingomar Club last week to unveil a new campaign which, if effective, will both ensure a new generation of achievers and build college attendance in the region. Dubbed Get Ready Humboldt – with a GetReadyHumboldt.com website