A Change is Going to Come. But When?

By Laurie McLaughlin What happens after a community rises up in protest and demands an end to inequality, brutality, racism and economic injustice? Justin Gammage, CSU Dominguez Hills assistant professor of Africana studies, examines whether or not civil rights movements — both past and present — … [Read more...]

University Art Gallery Opens ‘Wild Land’ and ‘Urban Transformations’ Exhibits of Landscape Art

Hudson River School American landscape art movement founder Thomas Cole was not only an iconic 19th-century artist but a conservational visionary whose ideas on the natural world heralded the sense of American identity that we know today. “Wild Land: Thomas Cole and the Birth of American … [Read more...]

Brian Jarrett draws from wealth of experience to help strengthen NCRP program

Whether in the wilds of Alaska, or his new home in urban southern California, becoming part of the local community is crucial to Brian Jarrett’s process for serving others, as well as building comprehensive dispute resolution curricula and programs. Jarrett, professor of negotiation, conflict … [Read more...]

Dymally Institute hosts Women in Leadership Conference

A virtual who’s who of powerful and influential women from the world of politics, workforce development and academia assembled at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) on Nov. 12 to share their struggles, triumphs and advice during the “Women in Leadership Conference: the Path to … [Read more...]

Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political and Economic Institute officially named

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) officially named the Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political and Economic Institute on Nov. 12 and unveiled a sculpture of the legendary congressman as his friends, family and political colleagues gathered to pay tribute the "Godfather of … [Read more...]

Music student, guitar player Carlos Bolivar wins solo performance at LA symposium

While just looking to have a little “fun,” Carlos Bolivar, a music education major at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) won first place at the Guitar Foundation of America’s (GFA) Regional Symposium and the opportunity to play solo guitar during the GFA’s Evening Showcase Concert … [Read more...]

Music major Surenna Saffari Performs in NYC stage reading of ‘Paloma’

While on a New York City subway on his way to playing guitar in a stage reading of the play “Paloma” on Oct. 6, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) student Surenna Saffari was a bit taken aback when he heard a 23-year-old woman tell a friend “I just want to go somewhere and listen … [Read more...]

‘The Simpsons’ co-producer Dominique Braud shares her work, and offers a little ‘sound’ advice for students

Dominique Braud sits in the back of a sound studio at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City as the iconic voices of Bart Simpson and Sideshow Bob blare through the speakers. The same line is repeated several times as they become more in sync with the animation projected on a wall-sized monitor in … [Read more...]

Fulbright recipient Kate Fawver returns from teaching American history in Russia

As California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) professor of history Kate Fawver focused on teaching United States history at Udmurt State University in Izhevsk, the capital of the Udmurt Republic in Russia, she also enjoyed the opportunity to share her culture and learn about daily life in … [Read more...]

Megan Rodriquez and Kelsey Nicks receive Jamina O. Barnes Memorial Scholarship

For their personal commitment and ongoing contributions to community service, Megan Rodriquez, a Digital Media Arts (DMA) major, and Kelsey Nicks, an Occupational Therapy student, have received the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Alumni Association Jamina O. Barnes Memorial … [Read more...]