CSU Dominguez Hills Ranked in Top 10 Nationally for Contribution to Public Good

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California State University, Dominguez Hills has been ranked 10th in the nation for its contribution to public good by the D.C.-based magazine Washington Monthly. This is the third year in a row the university has been in the top 10 among more than 650 universities across the country whose … [Read more...]

“Flyin’ West” Lands for Three Weekends in August at CSU Dominguez Hills

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WHAT:       “Flyin’ West” WHEN:      August 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30, 8 p.m.; August 17, 24 and 31, 2 p.m. WHERE:     Edison Theatre, California State University, Dominguez Hills, 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson, CA 90747 TICKETS:   General admission - $15; Students/Seniors - $10.  Purchase … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Hosts Legislative Black Caucus African American Leaders for Tomorrow Program


For the second year, California State University, Dominguez Hills is partnering with the California Legislative Black Caucus to host the African American Leaders for Tomorrow leadership and college preparedness conference on its campus, this year July 23-26. Sixty African American high school … [Read more...]

M. Gary Sayed Named Dean of College of Health, Human Services & Nursing

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After a national search, California State University, Dominguez Hills has appointed M. Gary Sayed as the new dean of the College of Health, Human Services and Nursing effective Aug. 11. Sayed comes to CSU Dominguez Hills with 22 years of experience in higher education, including as dean of … [Read more...]

STEM in Education Conference – June 7


California State University, Dominguez Hills will host its second STEM in Education Conference for science, technology, engineering and math educators at all levels from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 7 in the Loker Student Union Ballroom on campus. Hosted by several of the university's … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Announces Appointments of Deans of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies

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California State University, Dominguez Hills Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Ellen Junn has announced the appointment of Kaye Bragg and Dorota Huizinga as the university’s new deans of undergraduate studies, and graduates studies and research, respectively. “We are very pleased to … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Awards Record Number of Alumni Scholarships


The California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Alumni Association awarded a record number of students with scholarships to provide them with the funds needed to continue their education. Eight CSU Dominguez Hills students—four undergraduate and four graduate—were handpicked for a … [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...]

Psych Majors Go to D.C. to Present Findings on Self-Esteem and Online Victimization

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A California State University, Dominguez Hills study by a team of psychology students has found that persons with low self-esteem are at a greater risk of becoming victims of online crime, but that safety messaging greatly reduced that risk. Psychology Alumna Vanessa Black and graduate student … [Read more...]

Time Magazine Lists CSU Dominguez Hills among Nation’s Top Universities for Accessibility, Affordability


California State University, Dominguez Hills is listed among the top colleges and universities in the country according to a Time Magazine ranking that is based on criteria the White House plans to use to assess how well institutions serve students. Placing the highest importance on graduation … [Read more...]