Video Game Camp Introduces Youth to Animation Skills

Josh Payne of View Park Preparatory School, learns to create his own video games

Many parents think their children spend too much time playing video games, but a few have decided to help their offspring gain something constructive from their pastime. Students from local elementary and high schools enrolled this summer in the College of Extended and International Education’s … [Read more...]

What I Did on My Summer Vacation: CSUDH’s Youth Camps Deliver Art and Fun

Gyasi Rowe

While California State University, Dominguez Hills students are enjoying the summer off or attending one or two summer classes, the campus remains abuzz with activity. Numerous summer camps and programs through the College of Extended Education (CEE) offer area youth of all ages everything from … [Read more...]

Samuel Joey Alleyne: MPA Student Shapes Local Youth With Partnership Between Carson Nonprofit and University

Samuel Joey Alleyne, an M.P.A. student at California State University, Dominguez Hills, was able to watch life imitate art, instead of the other way around. Last semester on the Carson campus, the associate production manager and dance instructor for Positive Images of Self Expression (PISE), … [Read more...]

MLB’s Urban Youth Academy Puts Aspiring Major Leaguers in the Game

On August 9, representatives from the 37th congressional district, friends and family paid tribute to the late Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald at a ceremony held at Major League Baseball’s (MLB) Urban Youth Academy. The state-of-the-art facility was a triumph for Millender-McDonald, who … [Read more...]

Alice Workshop Takes Teachers Through the Looking Glass of Programming

Nearly 50 high school teachers and university faculty took part in a three-day “Learning to Program with Alice” workshop on the California State University, Dominguez Hills campus last weekend. “Alice” is a free educational program designed to make learning computer programming easier and … [Read more...]