Nancy Deng: 2017 Faculty Award Winner for ‘Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity’

A Q&A with Nancy Deng, associate professor of information systems, the 2017 “Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award” winner. The “Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award” acknowledges that research, scholarship and creative activities that are … [Read more...]

DACA Student Aimee Vaquera Welcomes Undocumented and Other New Toros to Campus With Support and Guidance

When Adriana (Aimee) Vaquera asked her parents to go on a senior trip to Europe while in high school, they said no, “You won’t be able to come back.” “That’s when they told me I was not a U.S. citizen. I was a little bit shocked, but not that surprised because in middle school there was a school … [Read more...]

MPA Student Hilary Dayag Named CSU Sally Casanova Pre-Doctoral Scholar

Hilary Valenova Dayag, a Master of Public Administration (MPA) student at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), believes there are opportunities to make “serious advancements” in the field of health care policy, and hopes being named a 2016-17 California State University (CSU) Sally … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills and L.A. Harbor College Partner with Port of L.A. to Help Prepare Students for Emerging Trends in Port Logistics

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), Los Angeles Harbor College (LAHC), and the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Aug. 10 at the port that provides the framework for creating refined global logistics curricula at both campuses, and lecture and … [Read more...]

Professor Fynnwin Prager’s Study Examines ‘Total Economic Consequences of an Influenza Outbreak’

During flu season, organizations and individuals justifiably focus on vaccinations as a “first line of defense” to reduce health impacts, but a new study led by California State University, Dominguez Hills public policy professor, Fynnwin Prager, shows that the health of the economy during an … [Read more...]

2016 Criminal Justice Graduate David Garza Battles Back from Car Accident to Become Army Officer, Olympian

David Garza has a lot of fight in him. He fought his way out of a coma in 2012 after a devastating car accident left the then 19-year-old California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) freshman with a traumatic brain injury. “I was in a coma for about five weeks in the hospital after the … [Read more...]

Internships Enable Students to Exceed Their ‘Gooooals!’

Hanging around professional soccer players, preparing commemorative shirts for the LA Galaxy’s season opener, helping coordinate children on the field before a game, and getting paid to boot—it’s all in a day’s work for Jason Loyola, a marketing major at California State University Dominguez Hills … [Read more...]

Psychologist Elizabeth Loftus Delves into ‘The Fiction of Memory’

The Social Justice Distinguished Speaker Series, co-founded by Shari R. Berkowitz and Jennifer Sumner, assistant professors in Criminal Justice Administration at the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), is delving deep into miscarriages of justice in the criminal justice system by … [Read more...]

Alumnus Sam Enriquez Serves as Keynote at New York/Tri-State Alumni Reception

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumnus Sam Enriquez served as keynote speaker at the CSU New York/Tri-State Alumni Reception on March 14, an event that annually brings together alumni from throughout the California State University (CSU) system to network and … [Read more...]

Tori Correia Honored with ‘2016 Inspirational Spirit Award’

  Tori Correia’s passion and dedication to addressing injustice and helping others are traits that have been long recognized by her family and friends, particularly her late mother and her Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. sisters at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH)—all of … [Read more...]