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  Alumni Updates

Our grads are doing great things.

Jon Mann, Biological Sciences , 2014
Submitted: July 9, 2020
Since leaving HSU Jon Mann, Biological Sciences, 2014, has created and launched his own business, a laboratory calibration company. 
Bob Freeman, Biological Sciences , 1976 more or less
Submitted: July 7, 2020
Bob Freeman, Biological Sciences, 1976, retired from his job as a public health microbiologist and lab director but is still writing software for the laboratory information management system. Freeman is now writing SciFi and his work can be found at
http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/...
Bob Freeman, Biological Sciences , 1976
Submitted: July 7, 2020
Bob Freeman, Biological Sciences, 1976, retired from his job as a public health microbiologist and lab director but is still writing software for the laboratory information management system. Freeman is now writing SciFi and his work can be found at
http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/...
Nancy Ross-Flanigan Pokerwinski, Biological Sciences , 1976
Submitted: June 23, 2020
After a rewarding career as a science writer for the Detroit Free Press and the University of Michigan, Nancy Ross-Flanigan Pokerwinski, Biological Sciences, 1976, is now focused on writing memoir and fiction. Her memoir, MANGO RASH: COMING OF AGE IN THE LAND OF FRANGIPANI AND FANTA, was...
David Justice, Fisheries Biology Criminal Justice, 1995
Submitted: June 4, 2020
David Justice, Fisheries Biology, 1995, moved back to southern California after graduating from Humboldt State and worked in retail as a regional ranager for aquatic systems at a large pet retailer.  He then went back to school to earn a MBA in Finance.  After graduating, he began a...