CSUDH welcomes future Class of 2020 during Freshman Convocation

Ready to launch their college careers at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), hundreds of new Toros here onhand to receive frank advice and words of encouragement from campus leaders along with Facebook executive and CSUDH alumna Bree Nguyen during Freshman Convocation on Aug. … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Alumna Arleene Valdez Takes on Big Events for the LA Times

“Baptism by rain” is what Cal State Dominguez Hills alumna Arleene Valdez (’11,  B.A., communications, minor in marketing) calls her first assignment as a planner of consumer events at the Los Angeles Times after it rained on the newspaper’s annual Festival of Books for the first time in its 20-year … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Nationally Ranked for Affordability, Contribution to Public Good, Educating Adult Learners

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is among the top 10 universities nationwide that serve adult learners the best, according to Washington Monthly magazine. CSUDH also made the magazine’s affordability ranking, as well as its overall ranking for its contribution to the public … [Read more...]

Students Feel the Heat During Freshman Move-in Day, Share Prized Possessions

Along with helpful friends and family members, 140 first-year students braved the late summer heat on Aug. 15 as they moved into University Housing five days before the start of the 2016 fall semester. Several took a break from lugging boxes and belongings into their apartments to share the one … [Read more...]

Cal State Dominguez Hills President Willie J. Hagan Selected Executive Board Member by the California Campus Compact

California Campus Compact announced on Aug. 10 that its Executive Board has selected two new members: California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) President Willie J. Hagan, and University of San Diego President James T. Harris III. Harris and Hagan are serving three-year terms, beginning … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills and L.A. Harbor College Partner with Port of L.A. to Help Prepare Students for Emerging Trends in Port Logistics

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), Los Angeles Harbor College (LAHC), and the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Aug. 10 at the port that provides the framework for creating refined global logistics curricula at both campuses, and lecture and … [Read more...]

Male Success Alliance Showcased at California Assembly Hearing

Is California’s education system addressing the needs of boys and men of color? That was the topic proposed during a California Assembly hearing on July 29 at the California African American Museum, located in Los Angeles’ Exposition Park. Organized by the California assemblymembers Reggie … [Read more...]

CSUDH Biology Students Wrap Up Biodiversity Research in Australia

Alexandra Gutierrez didn’t think twice before giving up her apartment in Wilmington to travel to “beautiful” Australia. After all, how could the California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) biology student resist trudging through rain and mud, and climbing steep hills in the summer heat to … [Read more...]

CSUDH Receives $40k California Arts Council Grant to Develop Arts Program on Campus

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has received a $40,000 grant from the California Arts Council (CAC) as part of its 2016 Creative California Communities (CCC) program to establish the Big City Forum: Praxis Studio at CSUDH, a one-year extracurricular, cross-disciplinary arts and … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills, LA Unified Awarded $1.2 Million to Redesign Teacher Preparation Program

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) and Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Local District-South have been awarded a $1.2 million grant by the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation to expand practice-based training for new K-8 teachers in implementing the state’s math and science … [Read more...]