Alumnus Patrick Gannon Works to Thicken LAX’s ‘Thin Blue Line’

Four minutes and eight seconds. That is how quickly Los Angeles Airport Police Division officers responded and stopped a gunman who had already killed one Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer from carrying out his plan to kill even more. The November 1, 2013 attack at Los … [Read more...]

President Hagan, Faculty and Student Leaders Address the Campus Community During 2016 Fall Convocation

Willie J. Hagan, president of California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), sees a “bright future” for the university, or what he called the “Magic Kingdom” to begin his remarks during the 2016 Fall Convocation on Sept. 24. “I know it is Disneyland’s tagline, but it is appropriate because … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills and Partners Receive NSF Computer Science Grants totalling $2.5 million

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is a partner campus on three National Science Foundation (NSF) grants totaling $2.5 million to continue its success in increasing the number of Hispanic and other underserved students studying computer science. The lead grant is a five-year, $2 … [Read more...]

October 8 – Super Saturday African American College and Career Summit

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) will host Super Saturday: African American College and Career Summit from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct 8. The event is part of the university’s African-American initiative to increase college preparation, enrollment, and graduation rates … [Read more...]

Living Long and Prospering: Occupational Therapy Program Promotes Carson Seniors’ Health

On a Thursday morning last spring, Paul Penoliar and his CSUDH student assistant, Isabelle Guevera, help 15 older adults do a series of stretching exercises. “Stretching will give you a better quality of movement,” the longtime occupational therapist and CSUDH lecturer tells them. “It helps you … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Student Betty Solares Receives CSU Trustees’ Award

Bertha (Betty) Solares, a human services major and sociology minor at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), has endured much in her life: an abusive mother, teen pregnancy, an abusive husband, drug addiction, and depression. At her lowest point she was living on the streets, had … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Names Mark Muller New Chair of Orthotics and Prosthetics Department

Mark Muller, CPO, FAAOP, MS, has been named the new chair of the Department of Orthotics and Prosthetics at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), Dean Gary Sayed of the College of Health, Human Services, and Nursing announced. Muller joined CSUDH in 2006, and immediately went to … [Read more...]

Susan Needham Named finalist for Civically Engaged Faculty Award

Anthropology Professor Susan Needham was a finalist for the Campus Compact’s 2016 Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award for her passion in involving her students in research and relationships that greatly benefit the communities that California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) … [Read more...]

Professor Ashish Sinha’s Research of Longest Record of Asian Monsoon Leads to Discovery of What Ends Ice Ages

Professor Ashish Sinha and a team of international researchers used their analysis of stalagmites recovered from a cave deep in central China to not only map over 640,000 years of history of the Asian Monsoon—the longest and most accurate record to date—but also change the understanding of how ice … [Read more...]

Physics Professor John Price Receives Fourth DOE Grant to Continue Proton Research

John Price, professor of physics at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has received a three-year, $235,000 grant from the Department of Energy (DOE) for his ongoing experimental nuclear physics program in proton research: “Photo- and Electroproduction of Multiply-Strange Hyperons … [Read more...]