Male Success Alliance seeks votes to win $25K from State Farm


The CSUDH Male Success Alliance (MSA) program is one of 200 causes that has been selected—out of more than 3,800 submitted—to compete for a $25,000 grant from State Farm. The State Farm Neighborhood Assist program relies solely on the crowd-sourcing efforts each cause can generate to award the … [Read more...]

CSUDH students help Charles Drew Saturday Science Academy strengthen STEM among under-represented youth

Jessica Munoz-Mora with her students at Saturday Science Academy

Ten kindergarteners bounce up and down and cry out, “What are we going to plant? What are we going to plant?” as California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) biology major Jessica Munoz-Mora leads them to a small vegetable garden on the campus of Charles Drew University of Medicine and … [Read more...]

University Receives $3 Million for Higher Education Innovation


California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has been awarded a $3 million one-time infusion of state funds in recognition of its innovative efforts to reduce the average time to earn a degree and increase graduation rates among its students. The university was one of 14 California public … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights: May 2015

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Our faculty members participate in conferences around the world, conduct groundbreaking research, and publish books and journal papers that contribute to their field and highlight their expertise. We feature those accomplishments and more in this section.   College of Arts and … [Read more...]

Outstanding leadership, service by CSUDH students, faculty, staff honored

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More than 100 nominations were submitted for the 2015 President’s Student Leadership and Service Awards to honor both students for their service to the campus and community and their academic excellence, as well as staff and faculty who support them in those efforts. The university celebrated the … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Announces 2015 Commencement Speakers, Forest Whitaker as Honorary Degree Recipient


UPDATE: The Friday ceremony at 8 a.m. has been postponed until noon due to reports of severe weather in the morning. California State University, Dominguez Hills is pleased to announce the speakers for its 2015 Commencement Ceremonies, scheduled to take place over two days, Friday, May 15, and … [Read more...]

26 alumni return to CSUDH to teach during Professor for a Day

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Influential civic leaders, heads of industry, artists, professors and law enforcement personnel: these are just some of the 26 California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumni who returned to campus April 16 to share with students details about their professional careers during the second … [Read more...]

West Basin Cuts Ribbon on Ocean Friendly Garden at University Housing

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Officials from West Basin Municipal Water District, Surfrider Foundation and the university celebrated the unveiling of a West Basin Ocean Friendly Garden (OFG) on campus during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, March 26. Located just outside the entrance gates to the University Housing … [Read more...]

2015 Faculty Awards honor excellence in teaching, research, and service

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Three California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) faculty members were honored for their excellence in teaching, outstanding achievement and the creative ways they engage students during the 2015 Annual Faculty Awards Reception on March 26. All three faculty and 40 of their colleagues were … [Read more...]

O&P Program assists in project to give 3-D printed hand to young girl

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The Orthothics and Prosthetics program at CSUDH received local and national attention recently for the role it played in giving a local 7-year-old girl a prosthetic hand through 3D print technology. The project was led by the nonprofit e-NABLE in partnership with Built-It, a do-it-yourself 3-D … [Read more...]