‘FLUXUS’ Showcases Choreography, Performance of Dance Majors

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“For the Love, Unity, X-itement, Understanding and Support” of dance, the California State University, Dominguez Hills Department of Theatre and Dance presents its Spring 2015 student dance concert, “FLUXUS,” on Friday and Saturday, May 8 and 9, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 10, at 2 p.m. in the CSUDH … [Read more...]

Fifth Annual Pow Wow Celebrates Native American Culture

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Native American culture will be celebrated on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19 at the fifth annual California State University, Dominguez Hills Pow Wow: Honoring the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas. For the second year, students in Anthropology 330: North American Indians, taught by … [Read more...]

Alumna Jimmie Thompson to step down from CSU Alumni Council

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The California State University (CSU) Alumni Council has honored California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumna Jimmie Thompson with a commendation for her tireless leadership in alumni relations and support for the entire 23-campus CSU system. Thompson (’92, B.A., political science; … [Read more...]

West Basin Cuts Ribbon on Ocean Friendly Garden at University Housing

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Officials from West Basin Municipal Water District, Surfrider Foundation and the university celebrated the unveiling of a West Basin Ocean Friendly Garden (OFG) on campus during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, March 26. Located just outside the entrance gates to the University Housing … [Read more...]

Political Science Department Hosts Panel Discussion on Human Trafficking

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There is a big open secret here on this campus and throughout the cities beyond. Something that impacts all of us. You might see glimpses of this crime in the neighborhood or in the local grocery store. They look like ordinary people; actual chains do not bind them, but they are nevertheless … [Read more...]

Syndicated Political Commentator Earl Ofari Hutchinson Gives Library Talk April 15

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Earl Ofari Hutchinson, noted author, political and social commentator and alumnus of California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), will give a talk and book signing on his latest book “From King to Obama, Witness to a Turbulent History” at the University Library on Wednesday, April 15, at 6 … [Read more...]

Toro Guardian Scholars Hosts Transition for Student Success Conference for Foster Youth

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The Toro Guardian Scholars program for current and former foster youth attending California State University, Dominguez Hills is hosting its first Transitions for Student Success Conference from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, in the Loker Student Union. Designed to aid foster youth with … [Read more...]

Author Sarah Shun-lien Bynum gives 2015 Patricia Eliet Memorial Lecture

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The California State University, Dominguez Hills Department of English welcomes novelist Sara Shun-lien Bynum as the featured speaker for its 2015 Patricia Eliet Memorial Lecture from 7 to 9 p.m., Monday, April 27, in the Loker Student Union Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the … [Read more...]

Community Engagement Symposium highlights service-learning at CSUDH

Student health physicain Sophia Momand awarded “Community Hero Award”

Scared, alone and with no real place to go, several children stand with full plastic grocery bags on the United States side of the U.S.-Mexico border while being detained by border patrol officers. After they’re taken to a shelter, a few are handed empty brand new backpacks. They dump their … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights: April 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...]