Merv Dymally Political & Economic Institute at CSUDH Hosts Series for African-American Women Small Business Owners


During Women's History Month, the Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political & Economic Institute (MDAAPEI) at California State University, Dominguez Hills will present the "Start Small, Finish Big, but Get Started" series of  business development workshops for African-American women-owned … [Read more...]

Male Success Alliance’s Annual Spring Summit: ‘Reclaiming Our Legacy’ on March 6


The statistics are eye opening: Females outnumber males at every level in the post-secondary pipeline African-American male college completion rates are the lowest in U.S. higher education Only 52 percent of African American male teenagers and 58 percent of Latinos graduate from high school … [Read more...]

University Library Exhibits Works of African-American Artist Varnette Honeywood

Varnette Honeywood photo

In honor of Black History Month, the University Library at California State University, Dominguez Hills will present an exhibit featuring selected works from acclaimed African-American artist and illustrator Varnette P. Honeywood, opening Wednesday, Feb. 25 and continuing through the end of May in … [Read more...]

Theatre Department Produces “Stop Kiss”


The California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Department of Theatre and Dance presents its third show of the 2014-15 season — the funny, sensitive love story “Stop Kiss.” Show dates and times are Feb. 27 and 28, March 6, 7, 13 and 14 at 8 p.m., and March 1, 8 and 15 at 2 p.m. in the … [Read more...]

Campus hosts Community Swearing-In Ceremony for Assemblyman Mike Gipson


On Saturday, Feb. 7, California State University, Dominguez Hills will serve as the site for the Community Swearing-In Ceremony of Assemblymember Mike Gipson, who now represents California’s 64th Assembly District, in which our university is located. Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend … [Read more...]

Celebration, Discourse and Art mark Black History Month at CSUDH

2015 Black History Month Opening Ceremony (2)

During Black History Month, California State University, Dominguez Hills will showcase some of the significant ways African Americans have contributed to society and helped change the nation. Below is a list of several entertaining and informative events taking place on campus. All events are … [Read more...]

Reading of “The Vagina Monologues” to Benefit Women’s Resource Center

Vagina Monologues flier

The Women’s Resource Center at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) will present a two-night only benefit reading of Eve Ensler’s award-winning play “The Vagina Monologues” in the University Theatre on Feb. 13 and 14 beginning at 7 p.m. First performed in 1996, “The Vagina … [Read more...]

Archives Department Receives Collection from Longest-Running Black-Owned Bookstore

Bernice and Alfred Ligon in 1992

In honor of Black History Month, the Department of Africana Studies and University Archives and Special Collections at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) present “The Font of Black Culture in Los Angeles: The Alfred and Bernice Ligon Aquarian Collection” beginning Feb. … [Read more...]

Photography Exhibition Frames Essence of Human Experience

"Money collected from crack-cocaine sales being counted next to a sleeping baby. Roughly $3000- in cash. When I went to get my tripod for this eight second exposure the gang member in charge threw down some guns, bullets and rocks of crack-cocaine."

“Portraits of the Human Experience,” a photography exhibition focusing on incisive contemporary editorial photo essays and portraiture, opens on Wednesday, Jan. 28, at the California State University, Dominguez Hill (CSUDH) University Art Gallery, and continue through March 17. WHAT:       … [Read more...]

OSHA Training Institute Education Center at CSUDH Hosts Ebola Seminar


In response to the outbreak of the Ebola virus in west Africa and recent cases of the Ebola virus in the United States, the OSHA Training Institute Educational Center (OTIEC) at California State University, Dominguez Hills has organized a special free seminar on Friday, Nov. 21, for local healthcare … [Read more...]