Faculty Highlights: February 2015

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Our faculty members participate in conferences around the world, conduct groundbreaking research, and publish books and journal papers that contribute to their field and highlight their expertise. We feature those accomplishments and more in this section.   College of Arts and … [Read more...]

Student Research Day caps off decade of consistent growth, student achievement

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With consistent growth during an entire decade of outstanding student research, faculty mentorship, and well-deserved accolades, the 10th Annual Student Research Day (SRD) at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) highlighted an event poised for expansion for years to come. This … [Read more...]

University Library Exhibits Works of African-American Artist Varnette Honeywood

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In honor of Black History Month, the University Library at California State University, Dominguez Hills will present an exhibit featuring selected works from acclaimed African-American artist and illustrator Varnette P. Honeywood, opening Wednesday, Feb. 25 and continuing through the end of May in … [Read more...]

Theatre Department Produces “Stop Kiss”

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The California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Department of Theatre and Dance presents its third show of the 2014-15 season — the funny, sensitive love story “Stop Kiss.” Show dates and times are Feb. 27 and 28, March 6, 7, 13 and 14 at 8 p.m., and March 1, 8 and 15 at 2 p.m. in the … [Read more...]

Alumna Kayleigh Davis joins the Peace Corps to teach English in Indonesia

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Speaking in Bahasa Indonesian, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumna Kayleigh Davis said “Sampai jumpa lagi" (Until we meet again) as she left her friends whom she’d been visiting in Las Vegas. When she got in her car for the long drive home to Los Alamitos, she turned on a … [Read more...]

Faculty Scholars Program gives Enrique Ortega more time for research, students

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Working with researchers in Sweden and Italy, Enrique Ortega, an assistant professor in the Department of Health Science at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), is providing his students with unique access at the undergraduate level to not only research but also international … [Read more...]

Alumnus Edwin Henderson paves a straight path for inner-city teens

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“Man, do we have to go home?” One might expect such a question from a teenager after a fun-packed trip away from home. But for California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumnus Edwin Henderson (2001, B.A., psychology), founder of the Los Angeles-based nonprofit On a Mission (OAM), the … [Read more...]

CSUDH Part of New Contract to Help Campuses Save Energy

Executive Vice Chancellor/Chief Financial Officer Steve Relyea and Shell Energy North America Senior Vice President of West Region, Beth Bowman

Representatives from the California State University Office of the Chancellor and Shell Energy North America were on the CSU Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) campus on February 10 for a formal signing ceremony of an electrical energy procurement contract between the CSU system and Shell Energy North America … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Named Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars for 2014-15

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California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is among the nation’s top producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars for 2014-2015. With three faculty members awarded Fulbright grants this year, CSUDH made The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Top Producer” list among master’s-granting … [Read more...]

64th District Assemblymember Mike Gipson Sworn-In at CSUDH

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A spirited crowd of constituents, state and civic leaders, church leaders and parishioners, and family and friends packed California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) University Theatre on Feb. 7 for the community swearing-in ceremony of Mike A. Gipson as asssemblymember of the California’s … [Read more...]