CSUDH Student Becomes Congressional Intern through Panetta Institute

Sean Rodriguez did much more than get a “peek behind closed doors” in the U.S. Capitol building while in Washington D.C. recently. He received the unique opportunity to sit in chairs that have been occupied by congressional leaders, Supreme Court justices and historic American figures. For two … [Read more...]

Fulbright Student Program Offers Experience of a Lifetime

“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...]

Professor of NCRP Nancy Erbe Awarded Prestigious Fulbright Distinguished Chair

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...]

A. Marco Turk Honored with award from Southern California Mediation Association

For perhaps the greatest legacy of his career—redesigning the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding (NCRP) as stand-alone undergraduate and master’s degree programs at California State University, Dominguez Hills—Avrum Marco Turk was honored with the Southern California Mediation … [Read more...]

Adjunct Professor, Fulbright Scholar Elizabeth Jackson Melds Disciplines for International Instruction

Elizabeth Jackson, an adjunct professor in negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding (NCRP) at California State University, Dominguez Hills, has been a guest lecturer in 17 countries, with her latest assignment taking her to Russia. Through the Fulbright Specialist Program, Jackson spent … [Read more...]

Students Share Research and Creative Work and Gain Editorial Experience through Scholarly Publications

In addition to their classroom assignments and myriad other commitments many students at California State University, Dominguez Hills are also intellectually and creatively engaged scholars who have taken to sharing their research and creative projects by contributing to scholarly … [Read more...]

Mike Bugason: Brokering Peace in Central Africa

Surviving a devastating decade-long war in his hometown of Arua in the West Nile region of Uganda, Africa, has led California State University, Dominguez Hills alumnus Mike Bugason (Class of ‘09, M.A., negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding) to a career of helping those affected to heal … [Read more...]

LaTangia Oliver: Graduate Student/ROTC Cadet Awarded CSU’s Hearst Scholarship

One would not expect the bearer of a bachelor’s degree in communications and an MBA, who is also a current graduate student in the negotiation, conflict resolution, and peace building program, an officer trainee in the ROTC program and reservist in the U.S. Army to have come from a background of … [Read more...]

Inaugural Peace Leadership Conference Will Teach Youth to Resolve Conflict

Undergraduate and graduate students in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peacebuilding program at California State University, Dominguez Hills will put their skills to use by teaching area middle and high school students how to resolve conflict at the first Peace Leadership Conference on … [Read more...]

Fighting Youth Violence Before It Starts: Students and Professor of Teacher Education Deliver Messages of Mentoring, Collaboration

Every year since Richard Gordon’s 17-year-old son, Kwame, was fatally shot at a party in 2006, the California State University, Dominguez Hills professor of teacher education has honored his memory with an annual dinner to raise funds for a scholarship at the Waldorf School in Altadena. The … [Read more...]