Biochemistry student Jeshua Avila receives Phillips 66 scholarship

Jeshua Avila, a junior studying biochemistry at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), has received a $2,500 scholarship from Phillips 66, which will help him to continue research on a cell membrane protein called gramicidin. Avila’s interest in cellular research is, in part, a … [Read more...]

CSUDH alumni charity ‘LA on Cloud9’ helps support homeless and their pets

“Hey Big Mama,” a homeless man quietly said last week on a brisk Thanksgiving morning in MacArthur Park in Los Angeles. He then joined the line to wait for food served by LA on Cloud9 (LAC9) volunteers. “Hey Baby,” she replied, as Big Mama continued greeting folks. Behind her hundreds of … [Read more...]

Campus Forms Watts Rebellion Book Club

As part of its yearlong commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Watts Rebellion, California State University, Dominguez Hills has formed the Watts Rebellion Book Club to discuss books and readings on protests and activism and race relations. The book club is open to students, faculty, staff … [Read more...]

Fall Dance Concert is Fortitude Unleashed

Continuing the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Department of Theatre and Dance's "Year of the Woman," faculty and students of dance present the Fall Dance Concert, "F♀rtitude Unleashed," in three performances, Dec. 4 and 5 at 8 p.m. and Dec. 6 at 2 p.m. Featuring … [Read more...]

Giacomo Bono shares tips and challenges for ‘Making Grateful Kids’

On Christmas morning, as children hurriedly open their holiday gifts one after another, many will only pause long enough to display gratitude for the gifts they really want, as other presents only solicit a requisite smile or “thank you,” if any emotion at all. The authenticity of a child’s … [Read more...]

CSUDH launches Women in STEM Education program

Lilid Mendez, an 11th grader at Mervyn M. Dymally Sr. High School in South Los Angeles who is interested in pursuing a degree and “possibly” a future career in a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) field is encouraged yet guarded about the changing gender roles in the … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Celebrates Holidays with Steinway by Starlight Concert

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) presents Steinway by Starlight, an evening of holiday music and classical piano featuring internationally renowned Steinway Artist Andreas Klein on Thursday, Dec. 10, in the University Theatre. This is the third Steinway by Starlight concert … [Read more...]

Dymally Institute hosts Women in Leadership Conference

A virtual who’s who of powerful and influential women from the world of politics, workforce development and academia assembled at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) on Nov. 12 to share their struggles, triumphs and advice during the “Women in Leadership Conference: the Path to … [Read more...]

Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political and Economic Institute officially named

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) officially named the Mervyn M. Dymally African American Political and Economic Institute on Nov. 12 and unveiled a sculpture of the legendary congressman as his friends, family and political colleagues gathered to pay tribute the "Godfather of … [Read more...]

Hamoud Salhi joins Algerian parliamentarians to discuss national reconciliation

Hamoud Salhi, associate dean in the College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), joined Algerian leaders for a panel discussion on Sept. 29 during a conference celebrating the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the national reconciliation … [Read more...]