Ellen Junn Named New Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs

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Following a national search, Willie J. Hagan, president of California State University, Dominguez Hills, has appointed Ellen Junn as provost and vice president for academic affairs effective Jan. 21, 2014. Twenty-seven of Junn’s 30 years of experience in higher education have been within the CSU, … [Read more...]

Outstanding Faculty Honored at 2011-2012 Awards Reception

Provost Ramon Torrecilha welcoming guests

Two faculty members and their colleagues were honored during the 2012 Annual Faculty Awards Reception on March 15 which was held in the South Wing of the University Library. Upon the recommendation of the Faculty Leaves and Honors Committee, University President Mildred García presented Cyril “Ed” … [Read more...]

Faculty Awards Celebrate Excellence and 835 Combined Years of Professorial Service

President Mildred García welcomed the campus community to honor distinguished faculty at the 2011 Annual Faculty Awards in the University Library.

VIEW PHOTO GALLERY OF FACULTY AWARDS RECEPTION Five faculty members and their colleagues were honored at the 2011 Annual Faculty Awards Reception on March 17, which was held in the South Wing of the University Library. The following faculty members were awarded for their achievements and will be … [Read more...]

Excellence in Teaching, Research, and Service Honored at Annual Faculty Awards

Dr. Sally Etcheto, professor of music, Lyle E. Gibson Distinguished Teacher Award; Dr. Karen Mason, associate professor of psychology; Excellence in Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Award; and Dr. Kate Fawver, associate professor of history, Excellence in Service Award.

The 2010 Academic Affairs Faculty Awards Reception took place on March 10 in the Ballroom of the Loker Student Union to honor faculty at California State University, Dominguez Hills for years of service. The evening included three awards for excellence, and in a nod to National Women’s History … [Read more...]

Gus Martin: New Writings on Terrorism and Homeland Security

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The second edition of C. Augustus (Gus) Martin’s 2008 book “Essentials of Terrorism: Concepts and Controversies” will be released next month by Sage Publications. The associate vice president of faculty affairs, Martin is the author of “Understanding Terrorism” (2006) and the forthcoming “Terrorism … [Read more...]

Angelica Ceja: Grad Student Helps Make Dreams Come True through Mentoring Freshmen

Angelica Ceja hopes that after completing her University 101 classes, first-time freshmen will be able to successfully navigate through their college years at California State University, Dominguez Hills. The course, which is titled "Personal, Social and Intellectual Development," focuses on … [Read more...]

Fall Convocation 2008: President García Looks Back at Her First Year at CSUDH, Looks Forward to Greater Heights for University

Dr. Mildred García, president of California State University, Dominguez Hills, welcomed new and returning faculty and staff to a new semester on Monday, Aug. 25, at the 2008 Fall Convocation. Her address, to a full University Theatre audience, focused on campus “points of pride” during her first … [Read more...]

Susan Borrego: CSU Dominguez Hills Announces New Vice President for Planning and Enrollment Management

Mildred García, president of California State University, Dominguez Hills, has announced the selection of Susan Borrego as the university’s first vice president for planning and enrollment management. Borrego is currently the vice president for student affairs at CSU Monterey Bay, where she has … [Read more...]

CSUDH Tops Division II in National Consortium for Academics and Sports Outreach Honors

Cal State Dominguez Hills connected with approximately 6,500 youth in its outreach effort during the 2006-07 school year, it was announced by the National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS), a total that topped all Division II schools in the nation, more than doubled the next closest D-II … [Read more...]

State Budget Cuts Topic of Forum at Dominguez Hills Campus

Nearly 400 members of the CSU Dominguez Hills campus community came together at a budget forum held at noon on Monday, March 3, in the Loker Student Union. Informational budget forums will take place at all 23 CSU campuses during the month of March, with CSU Dominguez Hills kicking off the campaign. … [Read more...]