Kendrick Jones Takes Only 3 Years to Graduate, Mentors Kids Along the Way

      While most of his peers are taking five to six years, and the state of California wants them to finish in four, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) student Kendrick Jones asked himself, "Why not finish college in just three years?" So he did. Jones … [Read more...]

Surf to Screen: Johnny Gonzales Turns Surf Photography into Film Career

                  Johnny Gonzales could play is safe and buy an expensive telescopic lens for his camera and stand on the sand to take his photographs, but “What fun would that be?” To capture a charging backside ride up close, … [Read more...]

We Shall Overcome: Mother Daughter Return From Tragedy To Graduate Together

Cynthia Perry and her daughter, Keisha Keller began attending California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) together as business administration majors in the fall of 2014.  As they progressed in their studies, the strength of their relationship and “friendship” always helped them support each … [Read more...]

2017 Presidential Scholars Benefit

  Each year, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) President Willie J. Hagan hosts the Presidential Scholars Benefit, an elegant gathering of scholars and their families, university officials, college deans, and supporters that celebrates the academic achievements of those … [Read more...]

HEAR NOW Music Festival Concert at CSUDH

Extending the reach of the wildly innovative music being created in Los Angeles, the HEAR NOW 2017 Music Festival of New Music by Contemporary Los Angeles Composers will perform a special encore chamber concert at California State University, Dominguez Hills on Sunday, May 7. The concert is free and … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights, April 2017

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 Humanities Gilah Yelin … [Read more...]

‘STEM in Action: A Kids Conference’ Provides Inner-City Youth STEM Knowledge and Fun

California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) 3rd Annual “STEM in Action: A Kids Conference” on April 28 will provide close to 1,000 inner-city students the opportunity to participate in interactive science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) activities that will help inspire … [Read more...]

L.A. Activist and Businessman Danny Bakewell, Sr., to Receive CSU Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from CSU Dominguez Hills

Danny Bakewell, Sr., founder and chairman of The Bakewell Company, one of the largest African American commercial real estate development groups in the western United States, will receive a California State University honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from California State University, Dominguez … [Read more...]

CSUDH Professor, Students Explore Port of LA in Photography Exhibit

Students from California State University Dominguez Hills and their professor are featured in a two exhibitions, “LA Living Space: Photographs by Ellie Zenhari” and “We Will Be Heard: Work by CSUDH Students,” at Angels Gate Cultural Center in San Pedro from April 23 to May 30 that explore the … [Read more...]

Alumna Sofia Pop Tunes in to Breaking News for KVEA-TV Telemundo 52

assignment One moment she is fact checking a story online, seconds later she is sending reporters into the field, all the while she has one eye trained on her email, and an ear tuned into two police scanners for breaking news. It’s all in a hectic day’s work for Sofia Pop, assignment editor for … [Read more...]