CSU Dominguez Hills Alumna Arleene Valdez Takes on Big Events for the LA Times

“Baptism by rain” is what Cal State Dominguez Hills alumna Arleene Valdez (’11,  B.A., communications, minor in marketing) calls her first assignment as a planner of consumer events at the Los Angeles Times after it rained on the newspaper’s annual Festival of Books for the first time in its 20-year … [Read more...]

New Alumni Banners Line Campus Walkways, Engender Toro Pride at CSU Dominguez Hills

High achievement engenders Toro Pride more than any other measure of success, and no group invokes that proud Toro feeling better than California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) more than 95,000 distinguished alumni. To showcase their accomplishments, the Division of University … [Read more...]

Intimate Spring Alumni Reception Helps Reconnect OC Toros to CSUDH

An intimate gathering of California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumni recently enjoyed food and drink as they shared stories and got to know one another at the 2016 Spring Alumni Reception. Hosted on March 30 at the elegant Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach by CSUDH’s Division of … [Read more...]

CSUDH Alumna Linda Rose’s Diverse Work Experience Bodes Well for Student Success at Los Angeles Southwest College

What do employers need? They need people who can communicate, who “understand what they’re doing,” those who can think critically and are “not afraid” to think creatively. “That’s how companies are moving forward, and that’s what our students need to get there,” said Linda Rose, president of Los … [Read more...]

Alumnus Sam Enriquez Serves as Keynote at New York/Tri-State Alumni Reception

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumnus Sam Enriquez served as keynote speaker at the CSU New York/Tri-State Alumni Reception on March 14, an event that annually brings together alumni from throughout the California State University (CSU) system to network and … [Read more...]

Students in New Call Center Link Generations of Toros to Alma Mater

After only six months on the job, the students placing calls in the Toro Fund Call Center at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) are not only learning new skills and earning some cash, they are also reaching out to alumni eager to better connect with campus and a new generation of … [Read more...]

CSUDH President Willie J. Hagan inducted into L.A. Hall of Fame during African American Heritage Month celebration

For his role in “reinvigorating” California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) mission for the students and communities it serves, President Willie J. Hagan was honored on Feb. 3 with the City of Los Angeles’s Hall of Fame award for “Outstanding Achievement in Education" at its kick off … [Read more...]

Alumna Monica Cooper: building a ‘robust’ financial future for the City of Carson

Since being voted in as treasurer of the City of Carson in March 2015, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumna Monica Cooper has been probing financial records and systems as she works to make the city’s capital safer, its investments more strategic and transparent, and its … [Read more...]

CSUDH opens Orthotics and Prosthetics Education Center in Los Alamitos

Elected officials, industry professionals, faculty, alumni, and campus leaders were guided by knowledgeable California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) students as they toured the university’s new Orthotics and Prosthetics Education Center (O&P center) in Los Alamitos during a … [Read more...]

Alumnus Joe Flanagan: ‘Winningest Coach’ in CSUDH History

After the celebration wound down in Tampa, Fla.— and the 2008 Cal State Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) men’s soccer team walked off the field with a Division II NCAA National Championship—the coaching staff made its way back out. “We didn’t know when we would be back. We wanted to take in the moment, and … [Read more...]