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Regenerative Agriculture Initiative at CSU, Chico

Dr. Tim LaSalle Co-Founder & Co-Director, Regenerative Agriculture Initiative Regenerative agriculture is an approach to food and farming systems. It works with nature’s rhythms and…

From  Jeff Layne on April 24th, 2018 1 likes 303 plays 0  

Graduate Student Reading: Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction

Graduate Writers Workshop CSU, Chico Students from the CSU, Chico English Department’s Graduate Writers Workshop share their writing, covering diverse topics using several different genres.…

From  Jeff Layne on December 14th, 2017 0 likes 128 plays 0  

An Epic Approach to Sustainability Part 2

Marc Schlossberg Faculty, University of Oregon Jessica Barlow Faculty, San Diego State University The presenters describe the Educational Partnership for Innovation in Communities (EPIC)…

From  Jeff Layne on April 11th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Water Origins

Becky Holden Assistant Director Butte Environmental Council Every day, we turn on a tap and water comes out. As we do this, we might want to ask some basic questions, such as “Where does…

From  Jeff Layne on February 15th, 2017 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Boomers, Gen X-ers, Millennials: Why Can't We All Just Get Along? Part 2

Dr. Patty Hunter LCSW, CSU, Chico School of Social Work Dr. Patty Hunter explores the differences among the current generations and what causes conflicts among them. She notes that for the first…

From  Jeff Layne on October 30th, 2016 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Cultural Dialogues: Serving Chinese Students at CSU, Chico

Panel Discussion CSU, Chico Faculty, Staff, and Chinese Students Shortly after Dr. Baohui Song, faculty in the CSU, Chico School of Agriculture, came to the U.S. in 2001, he went to Burger King to…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Writer's Voice: Sean Hill

Sean Hill Poet, Visiting Professor, University of Alaska-Fairbanks Born and raised in Milledgeville, Georgia, Sean Hill is the author of Dangerous Goods, awarded the Minnesota Book Award in Poetry,…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Why Free Speech is the Only Safe Place for Minorities

Jonathan Rauch First Amendment Scholar and Best-Selling Author Jonathan Rauch begins his presentation with a powerful statement: “The greatest idea in the history of human civilization is…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 243 plays 0  

Forrest Gander

Forrest Gander Poet and Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Brown University A poet, translator, essayist, and editor, Forrest Gander is the author of more than a dozen books. His…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 23 plays 0  

China and the West

Yiyun Li Associate Professor of English, UC Davis, Award-Winning Author Yiyun Li was born in China and came to the United States in 1996. She is an award-winning fiction writer, and is a 2010…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 11 plays 0