Symposium Paves Way For First-Of-Its-Kind Japanese American Incarceration Archives Project

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A two-day CSU planning grant symposium kicked off an ambitious and first-of-its-kind project to digitize and create a one-stop website for collections relating to the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. The event—hosted by the CSU Dominguez Hills Archives and Special … [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...]

Presidential Awards Highlight ‘Outstanding’ CSUDH Students, Faculty and Staff

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Academic excellence, extraordinary perseverance and outstanding service to the community—these are just a few ways to describe the students, faculty and staff honored at the fourth annual President’s Student Leadership and Service Awards at California State University, Dominguez Hills on April … [Read more...]

Professor of Anthropology Jerry Moore Honored with Prestigious Book Award

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The Society of American Archaeology (SAA) has named Jerry Moore, chair of Academic Senate and professor of anthropology at California State University, Dominguez Hills, the recipient of its 2014 Book Award for his book, “The Prehistory of Home” (University of California Press, Berkeley, … [Read more...]

A. Marco Turk Honored with award from Southern California Mediation Association

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For perhaps the greatest legacy of his career—redesigning the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding (NCRP) as stand-alone undergraduate and master’s degree programs at California State University, Dominguez Hills—Avrum Marco Turk was honored with the Southern California Mediation … [Read more...]

President Willie J. Hagan, Students Honored by Millennium Momentum Foundation

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California State University, Dominguez Hills President Willie J. Hagan was honored with the Millennium Momentum Foundation (MMF) 2013 Ambassador of Education Award, and three students from the university were recognized with the foundation’s Best and Brightest Scholarship during the nonprofit’s 11th … [Read more...]

University Awarded Multimillion Federal Grant for School Leadership Initiative

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California State University, Dominguez Hills has been awarded a multimillion dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Innovation and Improvement’s School Leadership Program (SLP). More than $13 million of first-year funding was awarded for fiscal year 2013 to 20 educational … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Awarded $800,000 NSF Grant to Support Math-Science Teacher Pipeline

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California State University, Dominguez Hills has been awarded a third Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue its efforts to elevate the caliber of math and science teachers in local middle and high schools. This new $800,000 grant … [Read more...]

CSU Trustees’ Award Recipient John Bagnerise: Recapturing a Future Nearly Lost

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Just when many 21-year-old undergraduates are about to begin their last academic term, John Bagnerise was starting a much different sort of term—an 18-year-to-life sentence at Folsom State Prison. He spent the next 22 years incarcerated in some the toughest prisons in California for a crime for … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Awarded Inaugural STEM Advantage Scholarship-Internship-Mentorship Program

Twelve students majoring in computer science/computer technology with program emphases in areas such as homeland security and information security at California State University, Dominguez Hills are receiving close to $8,000 each for tuition, fees, and books for the year. STEM Advantage, a newly … [Read more...]