New International Students Welcomed to Campus

International students orientation 2014

With food, dance and a very social and unique round of bingo, 34 new international students were welcomed to California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) by the College of Extended and International Education (CEIE) during its International Student Welcome Reception on Sept. 23. The … [Read more...]

Gilman Scholarship Give CSU Dominguez Hills Students Chance to Study Abroad

Kris Hale took a break from her teaching and courses to visit one of the many animal parks in Thailand

This year, Kristina (Kris) Hale and Carlos Giron are expanding their world view, literally. The juniors from California State University, Dominguez Hills have been named 2012-13 recipients of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, a competitive grant program through the U.S. State … [Read more...]

Justelle Cain: An African American’s Experience in Africa

Justelle wearing a kente clothe wrap in the village of Bonwire

The signs had been there for several years that Justelle Cain would go to Africa one day. They were subtle at first: a conversation about a friend’s trip to Morocco that piqued Cain’s interest in the continent that, at the time, wasn't even on her radar; then a cultural pluralism course on African … [Read more...]

Patricia Cherin: Long Day’s “Journey” Into Poetry

As coordinator of the Humanities External Degree M.A. Program in the College of Extended and International Education at California State University, Dominguez Hills, Patricia Cherin oversees students from all over the world, many of whom will earn their degrees without ever setting foot on the … [Read more...]

Computer Literacy Classes for Seniors Taught by Volunteers at Osher Lifelong Learning Institute on Campus

A beginning computer course for seniors titled, “How Do You Turn This Computer On?” is currently being offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) in the College of Extended and International Education (CEIE) at California State University, Dominguez Hills. The course, which is … [Read more...]

The Magnificent Seven: Students from Southeast Asia Attend CSUDH Through Fulbright Program

A casual glance at a group of exchange students from the Fulbright Global Undergraduate Exchange Program at California State University, Dominguez Hills might lead one to believe they were all from the same Southeast Asian country. Upon meeting them, however, it is revealed that there is much more … [Read more...]

College of Extended and International Education: Ensuring Organizational Excellence in Local Companies

On Oct.11, the College of Extended and International Education at California State University, Dominguez Hills hosted “Organizational Excellence through Quality,” an eight-hour training event organized by the Los Angeles Section 700 and San Gabriel Valley Section 702 of the American Society for … [Read more...]

International Students Use Professional Skills To Ease Conflicts in Africa and Middle East

A contingent of international students in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebulding (NCRP) program at California State University, Dominguez Hills recently authored a paper that was presented at the annual conference of the Peace and Justice Studies Association held last month at … [Read more...]

James Oliveira: Life in the Fast Lane

When James Oliveira, a California State University, Dominguez Hills senior, arrived in Japan as an exchange student, he quickly discovered the country had a number of unspoken “rules.” For example, whenever you ride an escalator in Tokyo, the left side is for standing only and the right side is … [Read more...]