Alumnus Markus Biegel: Finding Success in the Business World

Markus Biegel alumnus

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

Alumni Dodger Game 2014

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

Alumni 2014 Class Gift Check Presentation

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...]

Alumna Eileen Yoshimura: History Repeats Itself


It is often said that history repeats itself. This is true for alumna Eileen Yoshimura. At least in one context. In the mid-1970s as an undergraduate student initially majoring in English at California State University, Dominguez Hills, Yoshimura enrolled in a general education history class … [Read more...]

Alumni Take on Role of Professor for a Day during Inaugural Event

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Fifteen alumni and two friends of California State University, Dominguez Hills returned to campus to take on the role of professor during the university’s inaugural Professor for a Day on Nov. 20 and 21. “As leaders in their respective fields, our alumni brought a wealth of professional knowledge … [Read more...]

Alumna Bree Nguyen Likes to Have a Plan


California State University, Dominguez Hills alumna Bree Nguyen (Class of ’12, B.S., business administration, finance) had a childhood wish to someday work in Hollywood’s film industry. Today, Nguyen’s wish has come true, although in an unexpected way. As a strategic partnerships manager for … [Read more...]