Male Success Alliance seeks votes to win $25K from State Farm


The CSUDH Male Success Alliance (MSA) program is one of 200 causes that has been selected—out of more than 3,800 submitted—to compete for a $25,000 grant from State Farm. The State Farm Neighborhood Assist program relies solely on the crowd-sourcing efforts each cause can generate to award the … [Read more...]

CSUDH students help Charles Drew Saturday Science Academy strengthen STEM among under-represented youth

Jessica Munoz-Mora with her students at Saturday Science Academy

Ten kindergarteners bounce up and down and cry out, “What are we going to plant? What are we going to plant?” as California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) biology major Jessica Munoz-Mora leads them to a small vegetable garden on the campus of Charles Drew University of Medicine and … [Read more...]

University Receives $3 Million for Higher Education Innovation


California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has been awarded a $3 million one-time infusion of state funds in recognition of its innovative efforts to reduce the average time to earn a degree and increase graduation rates among its students. The university was one of 14 California public … [Read more...]

CSUDH Biology Major Wins at CSU Student Research Competition

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California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) biology major Ashley Potter took home second place at the CSU Student Research Competition that occurred May 1 and 2 at CSU San Bernardino. The Long Beach resident won for her presentation on “Bleaching and its Effect on the Competitive … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights: May 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...]

Outstanding leadership, service by CSUDH students, faculty, staff honored

Outstanding Students

More than 100 nominations were submitted for the 2015 President’s Student Leadership and Service Awards to honor both students for their service to the campus and community and their academic excellence, as well as staff and faculty who support them in those efforts. The university celebrated the … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Announces 2015 Commencement Speakers, Forest Whitaker as Honorary Degree Recipient


UPDATE: The Friday ceremony at 8 a.m. has been postponed until noon due to reports of severe weather in the morning. California State University, Dominguez Hills is pleased to announce the speakers for its 2015 Commencement Ceremonies, scheduled to take place over two days, Friday, May 15, and … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills to bestow honorary doctorate on actor, humanitarian Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker

Academy Award-winning actor and renowned social activist Forest Whitaker will return to his hometown of Carson on May 16 to receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) and serve as a keynote speaker during the university’s College of Arts … [Read more...]

Labor Studies Program Organizes Annual Labor, Social and Environmental Justice Fair


Students and faculty in the Labor Studies Program at California State University, Dominguez Hills welcome labor and community organizations from across the greater Los Angeles area to celebrate the Seventh Annual Labor, Social and Environmental Justice Fair on Thursday, April 30, on campus. From … [Read more...]

CSUDH celebrates Earth Day with festival

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Recycling, sustainability, energy-saving, ecologically friendly: all words used in the environmental movement and all concepts that will be demonstrated and talked about during the 2015 CSUDH Earth Day festival taking over the East Walkway on Wednesday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day … [Read more...]