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...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Theatre Produces “Machinal”

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The California State University, Dominguez Hills Department of Theatre and Dance kicks off its 2015-2016 season in celebration of women as playwrights, choreographers, directors and designers with a production of “Machinal,” written by playwright and journalist Sophie Treadwell. The play will run … [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...]

University Honors Founders, Influential Community Members at Inaugural Founders’ Dinner October 8

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On Thursday, Oct. 8, as part of its yearlong commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Watts Rebellion, California State University, Dominguez Hills will host the inaugural CSUDH Founders’ Dinner, paying tribute to those who influenced its history and honoring individuals and organizations … [Read more...]

Assemblyman Hosts Committee Hearing on Sexual Assault on College Campuses


On Thursday, September 24, Assemblymember Mike Gipson will be hosting a Joint Legislative Audit Committee Hearing on Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence on California College Campuses from 1 to 3:30 p.m. in the College of Extended and International Education auditorium, EE-1213. This hearing is … [Read more...]

Chancellor White to Visit CSUDH

Chancellor Timothy White Visit

On Friday, September 25, California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White will be visiting campus as part of a tour of all 23 CSU campuses this year to learn more about innovation in the learning environment. At CSUDH, the chancellor will be meeting with a group of alumni for breakfast, … [Read more...]