Alumnus Steffan Tubbs has a nose for news and ‘voice’ for U.S. soldiers, farmers

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Armed with only a small recorder as an embedded reporter with a U.S. Army convoy in Taji, Iraq in 2006, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumnus and reporter Steffan Tubbs felt even more vulnerable when his Humvee approached a bridge. The convoy, which was transporting Tubbs … [Read more...]

Alumna Linda DeYampert featured in ‘Made in the CSU’ display

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Linda Corsey DeYampert, a California State University, Dominguez Hills alumna and the first African American woman to hold a management position at the National Football League (NFL) Network, has been selected to be featured in the California State University’s Made in the CSU poster display in the … [Read more...]

Alumna Kayleigh Davis joins the Peace Corps to teach English in Indonesia

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Speaking in Bahasa Indonesian, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumna Kayleigh Davis said “Sampai jumpa lagi" (Until we meet again) as she left her friends whom she’d been visiting in Las Vegas. When she got in her car for the long drive home to Los Alamitos, she turned on a … [Read more...]

Alumnus Edwin Henderson paves a straight path for inner-city teens

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“Man, do we have to go home?” One might expect such a question from a teenager after a fun-packed trip away from home. But for California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumnus Edwin Henderson (2001, B.A., psychology), founder of the Los Angeles-based nonprofit On a Mission (OAM), the … [Read more...]

Faculty and Staff Alumni Reception Rekindles Memories, Creates Connections

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One motto the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Office of Alumni Programs uses often is “Once a Toro, Always a Toro,” and for about 300 employees who also happened to have graduated from CSUDH, the expression couldn’t be truer. On Dec. 3, Alumni Programs invited those faculty and … [Read more...]

Alumna Justina Couey Seeks the Best and Brightest for SpaceX

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She may not be on her way to Mars, yet, but Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) technical recruiter Justina Couey’s work may someday help colonize the red planet, and beyond, as she helps search Earth for the most “brilliantly smart” employees for the pioneering aerospace company. Couey (’11, … [Read more...]

CSUDH Alumni and Staff Mingle and Swap Stories at Toyota Automotive Museum

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Approximately 100 alumni joined CSU Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) President  Willie J. Hagan and university staff members at the Toyota USA Automotive Museum in Torrance during a South Bay Alumni and Friends reception on Nov. 18 to mingle, reminisce about college, and enjoy good food and drink while … [Read more...]

Denver Alumni Mixer Photos


Over 120 CSU alumni and friends in the Denver area came together for a networking and social reception at the University Club of Denver. Visit the photo gallery. … [Read more...]

‘Vision Tree’ Project Enables CSUDH Alumnus, Students to Help Military Veterans

Eric, a military veteran, shares his "Vision Tree'

Eric, a U.S. military veteran, hangs his cat’s rescue animal tag on his miniature, three-dimensional tree along with several oranges. The items may seem a bit random, but they are significant to Eric. His cat is his best friend and provides him much-needed emotional support, while the oranges … [Read more...]

Alumnus Markus Biegel: Finding Success in the Business World

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As a teenager in Germany, Markus Biegel (Class of ’08, B.A. Marketing and International Relations) was always looking for ways to make extra money. Today the Los Angeles resident is a very successful “serial entrepreneur,” owning his own business consulting company and investing in several startups. … [Read more...]