CSU Dominguez Hills Digital Media Arts Students’ PSA Played at LA Clippers Game

“Everybody Plays,” a public service announcement (PSA) produced by seniors in California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) Digital Media Arts (DMA) program, was played before thousands of basketball fans at the Jan. 8 Los Angeles Clippers versus Miami Heat game at the Staples Center. The … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Alumnus Robert Goodwin and Wife, Julie Kiernan, open Stone & Compass Balkan Ecotourism and Cultural Retreat in Bulgaria

In 2006, just after earning his bachelor’s degree in anthropology from California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), alumnus Robert Goodwin took out a map of the world and threw a dart at it, and it sunk in Bulgaria. It was four years later that Goodwin followed the trajectory of that … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights, December 2016

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 … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Presents LAEDC’s ‘Future Forums: Cyber Security’

Leaders in digital technology, education, business, and city governance gathered in El Segundo Dec. 14 for Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation’s (LAEDC) Future Forums: Cyber Security to address society’s increasing vulnerability to cyber threats. Cyber Security was the second … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills among 17 CSU Campuses to Receive Grant to Develop Four-year Teacher Preparation Programs

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has been awarded a $227,262 Integrated Program Grants from the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing to develop four-year teacher preparation programs. The university was among 17 of 23 California State University (CSU) campuses to … [Read more...]

Research Students Gain Insights and Experience at National Science Conference

Nine undergraduate science students from California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) gained valuable experience participating at the 2016 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) held Nov. 9-12 in Tampa, Florida. Reflecting this year’s theme, “Diverse … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Alumnus and Rialto USD Superintendent Cuauhtémoc Avila Wastes No Time Building Trust in the District and Community

As the first Mexican American and youngest Latino school chief ever hired by the Rialto Unified School District (Rialto USD), Cuauhtémoc Avila understood that building trust in the community and among teachers, administrators, and support staff in his district would take some time, and he didn’t … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills’ Praxis Studio Hosts First Youth Community Art Forum

After drawing the head on a sheet of paper, a high school student from Ranch Dominguez Preparatory School (RDPS) folds the paper to hide his drawing then passes to a classmate who draws the torso, who folds the piece again and then passes on to another who draws the legs. After repeating the process … [Read more...]

CSUDH’s SLICE Center Displays more than 50 Native American Baskets

It has been a “strange and surreal” journey through Native American culture and history for Cheryl McKnight and her staff in CSU Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) Center for Service Learning, Internships and Civic and Community Engagement (SLICE). Since September 2016, Indian baskets from as far back as the … [Read more...]

Hermosa Beach resident awarded Rotary Peace Fellowship

Hermosa Beach's Scott Martin is heading to Thailand in January after being awarded the 2017 Rotary Peace Fellowship. He will be studying in the Rotary Peace Centers program at Chulalongkorn University, where he will receive training in peace and conflict resolution. The Rotary Foundation's goal … [Read more...]