Chancellor White visits CSUDH during CSU system-wide tour

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To discover how California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is developing innovative ways to enrich the learning environment, California State University (CSU) Chancellor Timothy White spent Sept. 25 touring the university and meeting with members of the campus community. CSUDH was the … [Read more...]

Former Carson Mayor Gil Smith and late California Governor Pat Brown to receive ‘Founders’ Award’


                                  For their significant roles in bringing California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) to the City of Carson, former Carson … [Read more...]

WLCAC to receive ‘Community Impact Award’ during Founders’ Dinner

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Timothy Watkins’ love for Watts and its people is in his blood, and has flowed through the veins of his family for decades. Watkins is fourth president and CEO of the Watts Labor Community Action Committee (WLCAC). The organization “sprang to life” in 1965 in the wake of the Watts Rebellion from … [Read more...]

Pablo Portillo to receive ‘Student Civic Engagement Award’ at Founders’ Dinner


“It never hurts to lend a helping hand,” or get your hands dirty when it comes to assisting others, according to Pablo Portillo, a human services major at California State University, Dominquez Hills (CSUDH). Portillo, a senior who plans to graduate with his bachelor’s degree in spring 2016, is … [Read more...]

‘Sweet Alice’ Harris to be honored with ‘Community Leadership Award’

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“Do you want to be part of the building crew or the wrecking crew?” When an uncooperative parent, city official or school administrator hears that trademark question, he or she knows it’s time to get back in the good graces of “Sweet” Alice Harris, a celebrated and much-loved humanitarian and … [Read more...]

Danny Bakewell to be honored with Community Builder Award at Founders’ Dinner

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For his prowess in combining activism and civic-focused entrepreneurship that for five decades has brought diverse groups together to benefit the underserved communities of South Los Angeles, Danny Bakewell, Sr. will be honored with the Community Builder Award during California State University, … [Read more...]

Professor Kim Trimble teaches English-as-a-foreign-language teachers in Turkey


Kim Trimble, a professor of teacher education at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), was thrilled to be able to return to Turkey as a Fulbright U.S. Scholar, and relive one of the most “rewarding personal and professional” experiences of his life. Trimble had previously spent … [Read more...]

President Hagan paints a ‘portrait’ of the university during Fall Convocation

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Moments of “awe” and new and untapped opportunities highlighted California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) President Willie J. Hagan’s 2015 Fall Convocation address on Sept. 17 as he painted a “portrait” of the university to help share its triumphs and discuss future plans for the … [Read more...]

Smartphones vs. Sleep: CSUDH psychology professors’ study takes a look

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Do smartphones make people smarter? When considering how they affect people’s sleep, the answer is no, according to Larry Rosen, professor of psychology at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH). Rosen and fellow CSUDH psychology professor Mark Carrier, along with three graduate … [Read more...]

Andre Green navigates campus with a little help from ‘man’s best friend’

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“Are we going? Are we going? Are we going?” That’s what California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) graduate student Andre Green believes his new 2-year-old guide dog Heath is expressing each time they get ready to leave their home in Los Angeles to travel to campus, or to go on an … [Read more...]