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...]

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...]

CSUDH Hosts Second Annual Dodgers Day

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Nearly 100 CSUDH alumni, staff, and students along with their families brought a little Toro pride to the September 5 baseball game at Dodger Stadium for the 2nd annual CSUDH Dodgers Day. (Click on image for a larger version or to view as a slideshow.) … [Read more...]

Class of 2014 Builds on its Legacy with the Gift of Good Health

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They may have moved on to the next chapter in their lives, but today the CSU Dominguez Hills’ Class of 2014 added to its legacy with a $2,939 Senior Class Gift of good health for the students, faculty and staff who work out in the university’s fitness center. The gift will be used to purchase new … [Read more...]

Alumnus Patrick Mitchell’s Quest for a Healthier America


“Eat your fruits and vegetables!” Growing up, you probably heard that line more times than you can count, and with good reason. Fruits and vegetables are the cornerstone of a healthy diet as outlined by countless state and federal nutrition programs, including the Michelle Obama-spearheaded … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Awards Record Number of Alumni Scholarships


The California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Alumni Association awarded a record number of students with scholarships to provide them with the funds needed to continue their education. Eight CSU Dominguez Hills students—four undergraduate and four graduate—were handpicked for a … [Read more...]

Education a Key Role for Actor, Alumnus Jeff Coopwood

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From the time he was 8, Jeff Coopwood knew he wanted to be an actor. He not only reached that goal but in the nearly five decades since, the California State University, Dominguez Hills alumnus (M.A., Class of ’08, Humanities; HUX) has played scores of characters for film, television, stage and … [Read more...]

Recent Alumni Return to Alma Mater for Inaugural Alumni Career Chat

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Oscar Moreno, a junior majoring in film and television production, sat transfixed as nine alumni panelists and about 20 other invited alumni shared details of their college days as well as how they’ve attained success early in their careers. “I learned about what life is like after graduating, … [Read more...]