Faculty Highlights: February 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...]

CSUDH Part of New Contract to Help Campuses Save Energy

Executive Vice Chancellor/Chief Financial Officer Steve Relyea and Shell Energy North America Senior Vice President of West Region, Beth Bowman

Representatives from the California State University Office of the Chancellor and Shell Energy North America were on the CSU Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) campus on February 10 for a formal signing ceremony of an electrical energy procurement contract between the CSU system and Shell Energy North America … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Named Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars for 2014-15

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California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is among the nation’s top producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars for 2014-2015. With three faculty members awarded Fulbright grants this year, CSUDH made The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Top Producer” list among master’s-granting … [Read more...]

Toro Guardian Scholars program receives $40k from Pritzker Foster Care Initiative

Adam Spector, former foster care student in the Toro Guardian Scholars program

Adam Spector, a junior studying computer technology at California State University Dominguez, Hills (CSUDH), had to learn some basic life skills that most young adults ease into while still living with their parents, such as how to live on his own or how to find a job. Spector entered foster care … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights: January 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. … [Read more...]

President Hagan delivers keynote address during tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

President Hagan and the CSUDH Cheer Squad take part in 30th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Kingdom Day Parade

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) President Willie J. Hagan delivered the keynote address during the City of Carson’s annual Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Jan. 16, touching on the context prevalent during the Civil Rights Movement that influenced Dr. King's struggles … [Read more...]

SLICE Director Cheryl McKnight honored with Richard E. Cone Award

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Cheryl McKnight, director of the Center for Service Learning, Internships and Civic and Community Engagement (SLICE) at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has a hard time calling her job work and often jokingly asks her staff to “stop having fun.” “I couldn’t really say ‘get … [Read more...]

Interim VP William Franklin to receive the CSU’s Wang Family Excellence Award

William Franklin, interim vice president for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

As a high school and college student, William Franklin, interim vice president for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), learned firsthand how academic enrichment programs such as Upward Bound and the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) … [Read more...]

President Hagan to Participate in Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebrations

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"Time to Take a Stand:" A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drawing inspiration from the cultural impact, teachings and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., California State University, Dominguez Hills President Willie J. Hagan will deliver the keynote address during … [Read more...]

Statement from President Hagan on Death of Two Students

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Dear Campus Community, It is with great sadness I write to inform you that two of our students, Mr. Joseph Labori and Ms. Vanessa Carrisoza, both in their second year at CSU Dominguez Hills, died Tuesday night in Torrance when their car was struck head-on by another vehicle. The University … [Read more...]