Watts Rebellion: A Commemoration 50 Years in the Making


To mark the anniversary of the Watts Rebellion, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is hosting a year-long, interdisciplinary “conversation” among faculty, students and the community with events taking place both on and off campus. The “50th Anniversary Watts Rebellion … [Read more...]

Summer Bridge creates ‘web’ of support for incoming students


Standing outside the University Gymnasium early on a Friday morning, Summer Bridge Academy (SBA) peer mentor Alyssa Martinez begins tossing a roll of yarn across a large circle of incoming California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) students. The first student to catch the yarn answers … [Read more...]

CSUDH and Carson show World Games athletes ‘Host Town’ hospitality

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He may have lost his spot running the half-marathon, but top sprinter Michael Destouche from Dominica doesn’t mind; he is still certain he will don “gold” and stand on the tallest podium after competing in the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015). “I’m ready for the games … [Read more...]

Digital Media Arts students produce PSAs for City of Los Angeles

Top Row = Matt Gallimore, Gerardo Lopez, Marcus Scott, Ronald White, Jonathan Romero, Charli Harris, Anthony Davila.    Bottom Row = Dr. Mitch Avila (Dean CAH), Leslie Richter, George Vinovich

Looking for a way to produce four professional, high-quality public service announcements (PSA) without the high cost usually charged by industry professionals, the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks turned to California State University, Dominguez Hills’ Digital Media Arts (DMA) … [Read more...]

CSUDH alumni gather in Long Beach for a day of kayaking, summer fun

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More than 50 California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumni and their family and friends were brought together July 11 to paddle kayaks in the calm ocean channels around Naples Island in Long Beach, and to enjoy the sun, sand and good conversation. Hosted by the CSUDH Alumni … [Read more...]

CSUDH physics faculty help search for ‘Theory of Everything’

Ganezer and Hill

In physics today, adding anything to the “Theory of Everything” (ToEs) would really be something. That possibility may come true for Ken Ganezer and Jim Hill, professors of physics at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), and physics lecturers Brandon Hartfiel and William Keig, … [Read more...]

William Franklin appointed VP for Student Affairs

William Franklin, interim vice president for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

After a national search that resulted in an outstanding pool of candidates, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has appointed William Franklin as its new vice president for the Division of Student Affairs. In his new role, Franklin leads a team responsible for a broad range of … [Read more...]

President Hagan connects with church leaders during clergy breakfast

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To strengthen the university’s connections with local religious leaders and faith-based organizations, President Willie J. Hagan highlighted the benefits of a California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) education during the Hosannna Broadcasting Network’s (HBN) 8th Annual Breakfast with the … [Read more...]

CSUDH alumnus, Peace Corps volunteer teaches music, art and English in Albania

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From learning Albanian culture and the language from his host family to teaching music, art and preparing local children to compete in an English spelling bee, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumnus Paul Shawkat has already experienced quite a lot during his brief time in the … [Read more...]

CSUDH honored with sustainability best practices award for LED lighting system

Ken Seeton

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) will be honored with the 2015 California Higher Education Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Best Practices Award for its new LED outdoor ceiling lighting system during the California Higher Education Sustainability Conference (CHESC). Hosted … [Read more...]