Female Students Get Chance to Dig Deep, Blossom at Women’s Retreat

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Forty-five California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) students along with 15 faculty, staff and administrators were part of the Inaugural CSUDH Women’s Retreat: Dig Deep and Blossom that was held on Friday, March 21 through Sunday, March 23 at the American Jewish University. Aimed to … [Read more...]

Fourth Annual CSU Dominguez Hills Pow Wow Celebrates Native American Culture


Native American culture will be celebrated on Saturday, April 19 and Sunday, April 20 at the fourth annual California State University, Dominguez Hills Pow Wow: Honoring the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas. A social and sacred gathering, the pow wow is an educational as well as cultural event … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights: March 2014


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...]

Computer Science Receives IEEE Computer Society Regional Outstanding Small Student Branch Award

IEEE Outstanding Small Branch Award

The California State University, Dominguez Hills student branch chapter of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society has been awarded the 2014 IEEE Region 6 Outstanding Small Student Branch Award. The award was presented at a ceremony in San Jose on Feb. … [Read more...]

Open Forums on Proposed Student Success Fee


A Student Success Fee as proposed at California State University, Dominguez Hills, would be added to the mandatory fees that students pay with their tuition each semester, which currently support the areas of health facilities and health services, student body association, the student union, and … [Read more...]

Student Researchers Perfect Presentation Skills During PEGS Boot Camps

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Student researchers at California State University, Dominguez Hills had the opportunity to hone their presentation skills during boot camps offered on Feb. 1 and 8 by the university’s Promoting Excellence in Graduate Studies (PEGS) program. Leena Furtado, professor and chair of the Division of … [Read more...]

College of Health, Human Services and Nursing Officials Pay Visit to State Legislature

CSUDH officials meet with Assemblyman Isadore Hall, III.

California State University, Dominguez Hills was one of nine campuses that participated in CSU Health Professions Advocacy Day last Wednesday, Jan. 22, at the State Capitol in Sacramento. The focus of the visits was to educate California lawmakers about the CSU’s varied academic programs related … [Read more...]

Have a Seat: Loker Student Union Adds Dining Booths in Food Court

The new booths include power ports under each seat.

In various surveys and focus groups of students about services the Loker Student Union could add or enhance, director Cecilia Ortiz and her staff noticed a theme: students wanted more comfortable seating in the main food court and they wanted microwaves to heat up food they bring from … [Read more...]

Ellen Junn Named New Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs


Following a national search, Willie J. Hagan, president of California State University, Dominguez Hills, has appointed Ellen Junn as provost and vice president for academic affairs effective Jan. 21, 2014. Twenty-seven of Junn’s 30 years of experience in higher education have been within the CSU, … [Read more...]

Archives Department Receives Upton Sinclair Collection


Reposted from the Archives and Special Collections blog. The Archives and Special Collections Department in the Library at CSU Dominguez Hills has received a generous donation of a collection relating to author Upton Sinclair (1878-1968). One of the most prolific authors of the 20th century, … [Read more...]