Richard Tetrick Honored with Management Excellence Award

Richard Tetrick

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...]

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


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


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...]

Loker Student Union’s Carole Desgroppes Honored by International Association

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For contributions made to promote diversity among professionals in the field of student union management, the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) has honored Carole Desgroppes, manager of programs, marketing and assessments for the Loker Student Union (LSU) at California State … [Read more...]

Mario Congreve: Lecturer, Staff Member, and Award-winning Documentarian

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When media production specialist, lecturer of digital media arts, and alumnus Mario Congreve (Class of ’88, M.A., humanities) isn’t preparing students to be a part of the next generation of filmmakers, producing promotional pieces that play during breaks in distance learning classes, and other … [Read more...]

Toby Bushee: A Jewel at the University


Whether it’s a president’s reception for donors or government officials, the student-centered Toro Iron Chef cooking competition, an education fair that brings tens of thousands of people to the California State University, Dominguez Hills campus, or commencement, the man behind them all is Toby … [Read more...]

Janie Macharg Receives 2012 Outstanding Collaboration Award


Janie MacHarg has been collaborating with staff members to provide student services at California State University, Dominguez Hills for more than four decades, serving in four different roles, including her current position as director of Student Health and Psychological Services (SHPS). She has … [Read more...]