Interim VP William Franklin to receive the CSU’s Wang Family Excellence Award

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

As a high school and college student, William Franklin, interim vice president for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), learned firsthand how academic enrichment programs such as Upward Bound and the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) … [Read more...]

Richard Tetrick Honored with Management Excellence Award

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When the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) campus community doesn't notice the hard work of Richard Tetrick, manager of Building Trades services in the Facilities Services Department, it typically means he and his colleagues have done a great job. Tetrick, who was honored with … [Read more...]

Margaret White Offers Students and Faculty Service with a Smile

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Margaret “Maggie” White may be described by her colleagues as “the face of the department” or “extremely efficient,” but it was the “blur of smiles,” hand waves and a personal favorite—the hugs— that stood out the most for recent communications graduate Megan Murray. For these and many other … [Read more...]

Tak Yee Poon ‘Goes the Extra Mile’ for CSUDH and its Students

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Tak Yee Poon’s friendly demeanor and prowess in providing such support as building innovative webpages or webserver maintenance is well known to those who periodically seek his expertise. But for those he works with on a daily basis, it’s his unmistakable passion for helping faculty, staff and … [Read more...]

CSUDH Staff Recognized for Years of Service, Exceptional Work

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In celebration of their years of service and exceptional work, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) recognized 94 staff members ranging from five to 45 years of service during the 2014 Staff Awards reception held in the Loker Student Union on Oct. 8. Each year staff members are … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Welcomes New Staff

Fall 2014 New CSUDH Staff

California State University, Dominguez Hills welcomes 28 new staff members and administrators who have come on board since the close of the Spring 2014 semester. Join Dateline Dominguez in congratulating them on their new positions and welcoming them to the Toro Family! New staff are listed below by … [Read more...]

Kenny Seeton Receives 2013 Management Excellence Award

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For his innovative work and management of staff at California State University, Dominguez Hills, Central Plant Operations Manager Kenny Seeton has been recognized with the university’s 2013 Management Excellence Award. “Kenny runs our Central Plant HVAC operations, keeping everyone on campus … [Read more...]

Exemplary Achievement Awardee Salvador Valdez Finds his Calling in Advisement

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Like so many children, as a boy Salvador Valdez (Class of ’09, B.S., health science, community health; ’12 M.A., education, counseling) wanted to become a doctor when he grew up. Intending to go to medical school, he began his freshman year at California State University, Dominguez Hills, … [Read more...]

Staff Excellence Awardee Gaby Gomez-Dominguez is Focused on Customer Service

University President Willie J. Hagan presents the 2013 Staff Excellence in Customer Service Award to Gaby Gomez-Dominguez.

After spending some time with Gaby Gomez-Dominquez in the biology department office, it’s easy to understand why she was awarded the 2013 Staff Excellence in Customer Service Award at California State University, Dominguez Hills. The rapport she shares with the many students and members of the … [Read more...]

Service and Milestones Honored at 2013 Staff Awards Reception

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Celebrating 1,275 years of combined service, 91 staff members from California State University, Dominguez Hills were recognized for five-year milestones ranging from five to 35 and 45 years at the staff awards reception held in the Loker Student Union. Antoine Flint, who serves as an … [Read more...]