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Arcata’s State of the City 2021 a snapshot of adaptation

Arcata’s State of the City 2021 a snapshot of adaptation

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Always a work in progress, Arcata has undergone accelerated transformation over the past year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Last week’s annual Arcata Chamber of Commerce State of the City event – held online rather than at the Minor Theatre as in previous years – offered a

equity arcata offers engagement opportunities, ‘Whiteness Accountability Space’

Members of the community who identify as white are invited to participate in ​equity arcata​’s virtual Whiteness Accountability Space held every Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. The purpose of holding this space is to mitigate harm caused to BIPOC community members when white people participate in conversations on these topics in diverse spaces. Attendees will have the opportunity to critically reflect, process and ask questions while pushing back on the white tendency to intellectualize.

Help equity arcata offer ‘Home Away From Home’ assistance

EQUITY ARCATA’S HOME AWAY FROM HOME WORKING GROUP TO HOST WINTER “FREE MEAL AND FREE STUFF” DISTRIBUTION Arcata, CA, December 6, 2020 – ​equity arcata​’​s Home Away From Home working group will be hosting a meal and “free stuff” distribution for local college students on Saturday, December 12. In previous years, Home Away From Home

UPDATE: Equity Arcata’s Home Away From Home is Sunday at D Street Center

Note: see below for an important update from Home Away From Home co-organizer Wes Chesbro. – Ed. Equity Arcata HUMBOLDT –  Equity Arcata’s first Home Away from Home Potluck of the new school year takes place this Sunday, Sept. 8 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the D Street Neighborhood Center located at 1301 D

Home Away from Home Potluck at D Street Neighborhood Center this Sunday

Equity Arcata ARCATA – Equity Arcata is excited to announce that our next Home Away from Home Potluck will take place on Sunday, March 31 in celebration of National Caesar Chavez Day. In the spirit of camaraderie and goodwill, our Home Away From Home Potluck is a community-building event created to act as a bridge

Equity Arcata to offer overview of activities to HSU Senate

Equity Arcata ARCATA – Equity Arcata is excited to announce an informative presentation at the upcoming Humboldt State University (HSU) Senate meeting on Tuesday, April 2. Equity Arcata members will  share an overview of the organization and four of our seven equity working groups will be presenting their current work. Meeting attendees will have the

Arcata gets a State of the City report card

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – How is Arcata doing? Depends on whom you talk to – or who has the microphone. The civic temperature-taking took place the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 7. The “State of the City” event was hosted by the Minor Theatre and the Arcata Chamber of Commerce. After filling

Lawson’s loss marked in march, silent protest

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Exactly seven months after the violent killing of Humboldt State student David Josiah Lawson, a phalanx of silent marchers walked from the university to City Hall, where the City Council was meeting. The marchers paused outside the City Manager’s Conference Room, where the council had been meeting