Alumnus David Gamboa appointed assistant VP for external relations

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“Once a Toro, always a Toro!” There are few people who those words hold truer for than David Andres Gamboa, California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) new assistant vice president for external relations in the Division of University Advancement (UA). “I was honored and felt very … [Read more...]

William Franklin maps a collaborative approach for Student Affairs

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Just over six weeks since his appointment as vice president of the Division of Student Affairs at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), William Franklin is already developing a campus-wide and collaborative approach to enhancing the way the division serves students, both on and off … [Read more...]

Faculty Highlights: August 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 Humanities Nancy Erbe, … [Read more...]

Tom Bradley Documentary Bridges Divide of Nearly Forgotten Legacy


Approximately 10 million passengers travel through Los Angeles International Airport’s Tom Bradley International Terminal every year, yet many of them have no idea who the terminal’s namesake is. The longest-serving mayor in city of Los Angeles history—and its only African American mayor—who paved … [Read more...]

CSUDH, Carson Welcome Special Olympic Delegations from Dominica, Palestine, Syria, Turkmenistan, Mali


From July 21 to 25, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) and the City of Carson will host delegations of athletes and coaches from the countries of Dominica, Palestine, Turkmenistan, Syria and Mali as part of the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles Host Town program. “CSU … [Read more...]

Check it out! New photo displays in Welch Hall

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Come check it out! The next time you're in Welch Hall at California State University, Dominguez Hills come up to the fourth floor and check out the two new “wallpaper” displays that showcase the photographic talent of the university’s alumni, and a few current students. The photo montages … [Read more...]

William Franklin appointed VP for Student Affairs

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

After a national search that resulted in an outstanding pool of candidates, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has appointed William Franklin as its new vice president for the Division of Student Affairs. In his new role, Franklin leads a team responsible for a broad range of … [Read more...]

CSUDH Receives National Parks Service Grant to Lead Digitization of Japanese American Internment Documents

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The National Park Service has awarded a two-year $321,554 grant to California State University, Dominguez Hills' (CSUDH) Archives and Special Collections to serve as principal investigator on a collaborative project between archives at 15 CSU campuses to digitize nearly 10,000 documents and more … [Read more...]

Male Success Alliance Helps Carson Win All-America City Award

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The City of Carson has been named a 2015 All-America City by the National Civic League in large part thanks to the role the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Male Success Alliance (MSA) plays in the community. Members of MSA, including Acting Vice President of Enrollment … [Read more...]

Summer Steinway by Starlight concert transports audience to bygone era


Visibly moved by the beat as they bobbed their heads and tapped their toes, audience members were transported back to the jazz age during California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) Steinway by Starlight concert held on June 11 in the University Theatre. The second such concert in the … [Read more...]