‘Crossing Borders’ Exhibition Explores Migration in Contemporary Art

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“Crossing Borders: Stories of Migration in Contemporary Art,” a new exhibit in the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) University Art Gallery, opened Oct. 22 to packed room of artists and enthusiasts who were treated to artistic examinations centered around the U.S.-Mexico border … [Read more...]

Alumna Chardae Jenkins Taps Her ‘Moxy’ to Excel in PR

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In a famous quote it is said that in life “10 percent is what happens to you, and 90 percent is how you respond to it.” When it comes to California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumna Chardae Jenkins (Class of ’13, B.A., communications) who follows this belief, one gets the … [Read more...]

Fulbright Student Program Offers Experience of a Lifetime

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“This experience may take you out of your comfort zone, but it will definitely change you and shape you for the better.” With that, Fulbright alumni ambassador Rebecca Littman-Smith inspired a classroom full of students at California State University, Dominguez Hills who are interested in … [Read more...]

Theatre Professor’s Road to Self-Acceptance Leads to Prestige and Solo Show


Sharrell D. Luckett can’t believe her good luck. The assistant professor of theatre at California State University, Dominguez Hills was not only accepted into the highly selective and prestigious Lincoln Center Theater Director’s Lab this summer, but she’s gearing up for the world premiere of her … [Read more...]

Amanda Reyes Channels Boundless Energy Into Leadership

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Amanda Reyes cannot help peering ahead into the future, fidgeting to catch a glimpse of what’s to come. “I was the type of kid—and now the type of adult—who can’t sit still or stay put,” says the tenacious, determined, and above all, deeply motivated 23-year-old who graduates this spring with a … [Read more...]

Art and Design Seniors Showcase Their Work in Annual Student Exhibitions


Works of art ranging from giant posters, rebranding identity, packaging and web design to mixed media assemblage, ceramic sculpture, and paintings—all created by 40 California State University, Dominguez Hills studio art and design graduates—will be featured in two exhibits with the combined title … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Production of “School for Scandal” Set with Hip-hop Flair

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The Department of Theatre and Dance at California State University, Dominguez Hills presents a production of Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s play “School for Scandal,” with performances in the University Theatre on April 11, 12, 18, and 19 at 8 p.m., and April 13 at 2 p.m. Fraught with competition, … [Read more...]

Science Fiction Author David Gerrold to Deliver Annual Pat Eliet Memorial Lecture

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The Department of English at California State University, Dominguez Hills will host the annual Patricia Eliet Memorial Lecture featuring science fiction author David Gerrold as the guest speaker, on Tuesday, April 8, at 7 p.m. in the Loker Student Union Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the … [Read more...]

Professor of NCRP Nancy Erbe Awarded Prestigious Fulbright Distinguished Chair

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Nancy Erbe, professor of negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding (NCRP) at California State University, Dominguez Hills, has been awarded the 2014-2015 Fulbright-PUC (Pontifícia Universidade Católica) Rio de Janeiro Distinguished Chair in American Studies. The highest level of … [Read more...]

Student Choreographed, Performed Dance Concert: “Vibratory Frequencies”

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California State University, Dominguez Hills senior Nathan Ortiz, a theatre arts major with a dance option, is showcasing his latest choreographic work “Vibratory Frequencies,” a student dance concert to be held at the university—one night only—on Friday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. in the dance studio … [Read more...]