CBAPP Faculty Leads Management Education Development Program in Ethiopia

Cover-Ethiopian Herald

In some respects, when companies from countries outside of Africa open businesses in Ethiopia, it’s an economic opportunity for the developing nation. In other respects, such imported enterprises introduce a host of challenges, something Jim Katzenstein, a full-time lecturer of management at … [Read more...]

Student Entrepreneurs Make Winning Pitches at Business Plan Competition

Six California State University, Dominguez Hills student entrepreneurs made perhaps the most important sales pitch they’ll ever make—the one that could help them properly launch their business. The students—four individuals and one team of two—from the College of Business Administration and … [Read more...]

Toro Night with LA Galaxy: Student Interns Put Their Degrees to the Test

Kishore Ramlagan and Estevan Hernandez are ready to fill the seats of The Home Depot Center for Toro Night

Estevan Hernandez and Kishore Ramlagan are taking the ultimate test toward their business management and marketing degrees. Selected for a unique collaborative internship program between The Home Depot Center, the LA Galaxy, and the California State University, Dominguez Hills College of Business … [Read more...]

Kirti Celly: Professor of Marketing Publishes Seminal Study on Branding the CSU System

Kirti Celly, associate professor of marketing, at California State University, Dominguez Hills, had her article, “The California State University: A Case on Branding the Largest Public University System in the U.S.” accepted for publication in an upcoming issue of the International Journal of … [Read more...]

Jim Katzenstein: Management Expert Leads Mission of Health Care and Education

Through the efforts of doctors from around the world working and teaching at local village clinics and health education, Health Span International (HSI), led by executive director Jim Katzenstein, works to help communities as far away as Tanzania or Cameroon but also closer to home, in New Orleans, … [Read more...]

Robert Dowling (1941-2009): Founding Faculty Member Led Development of College of Business Administration and Public Policy

Robert Dowling, professor emeritus of management died on May 14 after a brief illness. A founding faculty member of California State University, Dominguez Hills, the Huntington Beach resident was instrumental in establishing the business program at the university and served many leadership roles in … [Read more...]

Roger Berry (1939-2009): Marketing Professor Provided Career Expertise, Mentorship, and Support to Students and Colleagues

Roger Berry, emeritus associate professor of marketing and an alumnus of California State University, Dominguez Hills, died suddenly on April 9 at age 70. Most recently, Dr. Berry served the university through the Faculty Early Retirement Program (FERP) by spearheading a project to offer online … [Read more...]

Perla Villegas: Diverse City

Hills, will march off the field with diplomas in hand, and ready to take on the world. Perla Villegas, who is graduating summa cum laude with a bachelor’s in communications and marketing, has already had a taste of taking on the world – in her own backyard. “Being in a metropolitan area like Los … [Read more...]

James Oliveira: Life in the Fast Lane

When James Oliveira, a California State University, Dominguez Hills senior, arrived in Japan as an exchange student, he quickly discovered the country had a number of unspoken “rules.” For example, whenever you ride an escalator in Tokyo, the left side is for standing only and the right side is … [Read more...]