Nancy Deng: 2017 Faculty Award Winner for ‘Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity’

A Q&A with Nancy Deng, associate professor of information systems, the 2017 “Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award” winner. The “Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award” highlights all three attributes as essential components of CSUDH’s … [Read more...]

Mary T. Lacanlale: 2017 Faculty Winner for the ‘Catherine H. Jacobs, Outstanding Faculty Lecturer Award’

A Q&A with Mary T. Lacanlale, interim coordinator of the Asian Pacific Studies program, the 2017 “Catherine H. Jacobs, Outstanding Faculty Lecturer Award” winner. Non-tenure track lecturers play a valuable part in the academic success of students and the university community as a whole, and … [Read more...]

Helen Oesterheld: 2017 Faculty Award winner for ‘Excellence in Service’

A Q&A with Helen Oesterheld. associated professor of English, the 2017 Faculty Award winner for “Excellence in Service Award.” The Excellence in Service Award recognizes the role faculty play in the governance and development of California State University, Dominguez Hills, but also the … [Read more...]

Professor Vivan Price Awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Teach in Liverpool, England

Vivian Price, professor of Interdisciplinary Studies/PACE and coordinator of Labor Studies at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), has been awarded a 2017-18 Fulbright Scholarship to teach at the University of Liverpool in England during the spring 2018 semester. In … [Read more...]

Nearly 800 Local Students Attend Male Success Alliance’s Annual Spring Summit

Eagerly seeking motivation and inspiration, nearly 800 young men of color from 18 middle and high schools converged on California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) on March 17 for the Male Success Alliance’s (MSA) 8th annual spring summit “Reclaiming Our Legacy” to learn how to reach their … [Read more...]

Anthropology Professor Jerry Moore Shares Life in the Field and on the Road in South America in Latest Book ‘Incidence of Travel’

Jerry Moore, professor and chair of the Department of Anthropology at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), has authored the book “Incidence of Travel: Recent Journeys in Ancient South America.” (University Press of Colorado, March 2017). In telling his stories, the award-winning … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills receives $8,000 grant from Pasadena Art Alliance for Praxis Studio art exhibit

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has received an $8,000 grant from the Pasadena Art Alliance to support a culmination art exhibition of CSUDH’s Praxis Studio, a year-long extracurricular, cross-disciplinary arts and design program that explores community through socially engaged … [Read more...]

LA Times: Cal State Dominguez Hills is building a new science center, thanks to a $4-million grant from Toyota

The Toyota USA Foundation is giving Cal State Dominguez Hills $4 million to build a science center focused on preparing students for careers in technology, engineering and math. The Toyota Center for Innovation in STEM Education will include a fabrication lab, high-tech classrooms, collaborative … [Read more...]

DACA Student Aimee Vaquera Welcomes Undocumented and Other New Toros to Campus With Support and Guidance

When Adriana (Aimee) Vaquera asked her parents to go on a senior trip to Europe while in high school, they said no, “You won’t be able to come back.” “That’s when they told me I was not a U.S. citizen. I was a little bit shocked, but not that surprised because in middle school there was a school … [Read more...]

Jovany Paz Named Honorary Ball Boy for the LA Lakers after His Essay Wins Male Success Alliance Writing Contest

With the help and guidance of Male Success Alliance (MSA) student mentor Robert Head, high school junior Jovany Paz won a multi-school essay contest and the opportunity to serve as honorary ball boy on Feb. 28 when the Los Angeles Lakers took on the Charlotte Hornets at the Staples … [Read more...]