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...]

President hosts lunch for new Presidential Scholars

There are many advantages to being a California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) Presidential Scholar. The university’s most prestigious scholarship, after all, comes with full tuition, book allowances and priority registration. And then there’s lunch with the president. This was news to … [Read more...]

Music student, guitar player Carlos Bolivar wins solo performance at LA symposium

While just looking to have a little “fun,” Carlos Bolivar, a music education major at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) won first place at the Guitar Foundation of America’s (GFA) Regional Symposium and the opportunity to play solo guitar during the GFA’s Evening Showcase Concert … [Read more...]

First-Year Seminar introduces freshmen to rigors of upper-division course work

Yesenia Cardenas, a freshman at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) who plans to be fully entrenched in the study of criminal justice in a couple years, is already gaining the experience and exposure to the rigors of upper-division curricula in the university’s new First-Year … [Read more...]

Music major Surenna Saffari Performs in NYC stage reading of ‘Paloma’

While on a New York City subway on his way to playing guitar in a stage reading of the play “Paloma” on Oct. 6, California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) student Surenna Saffari was a bit taken aback when he heard a 23-year-old woman tell a friend “I just want to go somewhere and listen … [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...]

CSUDH welcomes future Class of 2019 during Freshman Convocation

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) alumna and 2012 Olympic gold medalist Carmelita Jeter helped the university welcome the incoming Class of 2015 at the second annual Freshman Convocation on Sept. 21. Jeter, President Willie J. Hagan and the university’s top leaders marched … [Read more...]

New students share excitement and future plans during Freshman Move-In Day

A hot and muggy summer day couldn’t damper the spirits of Eunique Foreman as she and members of her family hoisted, books, backpacks, kitchen utensils and other living essentials up the stairs to her apartment in University Housing during Freshman Move-In Day 2015 at California State University, … [Read more...]

CSUDH Day of Service helps strengthen community pride in Watts

Guided by their civic duty and desire to help enrich the communities in which they live and/or serve, dozens of California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) students and leaders joined residents in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles on Aug. 15 during “CSUDH Day of Service” to plant seeds … [Read more...]

Three CSUDH students chosen as recipients of the 2015 Edison STEM Scholarship

Caifornia State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) computer science majors Dominique Dalanni and Gary Walker join chemistry major Alice Heng as recipients of the 2015 Edison STEM Scholarship, which helps low-income students and women studying in STEM (science, technology, engineering and … [Read more...]