VIDEO: Summer Youth Development Academy Students Say “Thank You” to CSUDH

Counselor and CSUDH student Gabriel assists his team as they compete in the Marshmallow Challenge. - Photo courtesy of Sharefest

For the eighth summer in a row, California State University, Dominguez Hills was the location for the Sharefest Summer Youth Development Academy (YDA). A South Bay-based nonprofit, Sharefest works to strengthening underrepresented communities through comprehensive programs and services. Through its … [Read more...]

Campus Hosts California Legislative Black Caucus’ African American Leaders for Tomorrow

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For the second year, California State University, Dominguez Hills hosted the California Legislative Black Caucus's annual African American Leaders for Tomorrow leadership and college preparedness conference on campus. Sixty African American high school students from throughout the state were … [Read more...]

Fulbright Student Program Offers Experience of a Lifetime

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“This experience may take you out of your comfort zone, but it will definitely change you and shape you for the better.” With that, Fulbright alumni ambassador Rebecca Littman-Smith inspired a classroom full of students at California State University, Dominguez Hills who are interested in … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills’ Sustainability Efforts Recognized With Best Practice Awards

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(Carson, CA) – California State University, Dominguez Hills will be honored with two Higher Education Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Best Practice Awards for its efforts in environmental conservation and sustainability during the 2014 California Higher Education Sustainability Conference, held … [Read more...]

Want to Share Your Produce? CSUDH Student Combines Entrepreneurship, Sustainability

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Have you ever wanted to live life more simply, maybe in a community where everyone grew their own produce in an organic garden, and then share and trade it with their neighbors, all while living in homes powered entirely by naturally derived energy sources? Though it might sound impossible to … [Read more...]

Women’s Conference: Students as Architects of Their Own Lives

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By:Wyahee Tucrkile How do I build the life I want to build? How do I create the space around me to make that structure strong enough to withstand the things that it might need to withstand? As students and faculty from California State University, Dominguez Hills and local high schools … [Read more...]

CSU Student Leaders Get Help Spreading Word About Health Insurance


Student body leaders from four local California State University campuses—Dominguez Hills, Long Beach, Los Angeles and Northridge—stood side-by-side with CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White and CSU Dominguez Hills President Willie J. Hagan on Thursday, Feb. 13, in the auditorium of the CSU Dominguez … [Read more...]

Health Science Majors Volunteer to Promote Youth Fitness at Redondo Beach Supert Bowl 10k/5k

Health Science Student Alliance volunteers at the Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10k/5k Expo: Paula Jara, Angeline Lee,  Johnny Garcia, Jorge Perez, Christine Schurawel,  Jam Isaga, Mirian Zuniga, Farah Saleh, Nathan Grays, Jim Cantada, and Tony Chang.

California State University, Dominguez Hills health science majors in the Health Science Student Alliance (HSSA) spent Super Bowl Sunday promoting fitness as fun to children in the South Bay. Kaiser Permanente South Bay invited the student organization to participate in its annual Kids Corner as … [Read more...]

University President to Pay Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. at Kingdom Day Parade

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California State University, Dominguez Hills President Willie J. Hagan will appear in South Los Angeles’ 29th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Kingdom Day Parade, one of country’s largest remembrance celebrations of the slain civil rights leader. Taking place on Monday, Jan. 20, beginning at 9:30 a.m., … [Read more...]

Campus Joins CSU Effort to Educate Students, Families about Affordable Care Act


According to student population data for the California State University system, more than 70 percent of CSU students and their families would be eligible for Medi-Cal or government subsidies under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the federal healthcare reform law commonly referred to as ObamaCare … [Read more...]