‘Feria de Educación’ Attracts more than 20,000 Latinos

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With a box full of books precariously balanced on his shoulder, Jaime Torres checked out some of the displays on the main fairground during the sixth annual “Feria de Educación” Hispanic education fair at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) on Oct. 11. The day before Torres, who … [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...]

Toros and Professional Baseball Players Coach Inner-City Kids

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A third-grade girl in an Anderson Elementary School uniform looks excited yet a little apprehensive as she takes her turn swinging at the ball perched on top of a batting tee. She chokes up high on the bat, takes aim. It’s a swing and a miss. “That’s okay,” says Kevin Lugo, a kinesiology major … [Read more...]

CSUDH Professors Featured, Utilize NBC Learn’s Online Platform

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California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is the latest campus to contribute to the California State University (CSU) system's growing collection of informative and educational videos posted on NBC Learn's Campus Perspectives collection. Produced by the College of Extended and … [Read more...]

Convocation: Poised for Growth, CSUDH Looks to the Future

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With his sights on the future, California State University, Dominguez Hills' (CSUDH) President Willie J. Hagan told the more than 250 faculty, staff and students who attended the 2014 Fall Convocation that the state of the university is strong and poised to achieve its full potential. Just one … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Welcomes New Staff

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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...]

Introducing: New Tenure/Tenure-Track Faculty 2014

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California State University, Dominguez Hills welcomed 18 faculty members appointed to full-time tenure/tenure-track positions for fall 2014. While some are familiar faces, having previously taught part-time on campus, the majority are new. Join Dateline Dominguez in congratulating them on their new … [Read more...]

Trustees’ Award Recipient Pamela Hernandez: on a non-‘perilous’ path to success

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Higher learning was the furthest thing from Pamela Hernandez’s mind when she was an adolescent and young adult struggling through a life fraught with danger and despair. Abused as a child, and addicted to drugs by her early teens, she eventually spiraled into a perilous existence in a junkyard, … [Read more...]

Emeritus Faculty Association Awards Scholarships and Grant to Dedicated Students and Faculty

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The California State University, Dominguez Hills Emeritus Faculty Association awarded its 2014 scholarships and grant to four CSU Dominguez Hills students and a faculty member to encourage professional and academic development in areas such as public service and the life sciences. The … [Read more...]

Two CSU Dominguez Hills Professors Awarded Fulbright Scholars Grants

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The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has announced the selection of two California State University, Dominguez Hills professors—Kate Fawver, professor of history, and Kim Trimble, professor of teacher education—as Fulbright Scholars for the 2014-2015 academic year. With … [Read more...]