Presidential Scholars Benefit Gives Thanks to Program’s Supporters

Before more than 160 community and civic leaders, CSUDH faculty and staff, family members, and corporate and private donors, Deion Paysinger called his ability to “stand before a crowd of this size and speak” an “accomplishment.” Paysinger was one of 24 scholars honored at the California State … [Read more...]

CSUDH’s Model UN Delegation Wins Big at WestMUN

After five years as a member of California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) award-winning Western Model United Nations (WestMUN) delegation, Arnaud Lukombo has been nominated the prestigious position of secretary-general for the 2017 WestMUN conference. Lukombo’s nomination came during … [Read more...]

‘Before I Die’ Wall Entices Students to Contemplate the Future, Examine the Past

Before I die… “I want to make my family proud,” scribbled 19-year-old business major Chinaemerem Isika in chalk on the “Before I Die…” wall that has been erected on the east walkway outside California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) Loker Student Union. “When I saw the ‘Before I … [Read more...]

Students in New Call Center Link Generations of Toros to Alma Mater

After only six months on the job, the students placing calls in the Toro Fund Call Center at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) are not only learning new skills and earning some cash, they are also reaching out to alumni eager to better connect with campus and a new generation of … [Read more...]

Marco Vasquez Holds Court During UCLA Law Fellowship Program

When California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) political science major Marco Vasquez began the UCLA Law Fellows Program he felt like an underdog; that was until an in-class assignment was passed out. The prestigious program was launched by UCLA’s School of Law Academic Outreach … [Read more...]

Miguel Rivera Shares Personal Tragedy, Teaches Youth to ‘Dream Big’

Miguel Rivera did not retain a lot of what was taught at the “Every 15 Minutes” event that he attended as a senior at Norwalk High School in 2009, but when he returned two years later he was far-better prepared. Such events takes place each year at high schools across the country. They … [Read more...]

Tori Correia Honored with ‘2016 Inspirational Spirit Award’

  Tori Correia’s passion and dedication to addressing injustice and helping others are traits that have been long recognized by her family and friends, particularly her late mother and her Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. sisters at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH)—all of … [Read more...]

‘Watts Now: a Student Exhibit’ opens in CSUDH’s Cultural Arts Center

… If WE all just reminisce, on lives passed and lives that exist. Then let us live in bliss along with the colors that consist. Something More if There’s Hope. Let us all have S.M.I.T. H. … The stanza is from California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) music student Monica … [Read more...]

11th Annual Student Research Day attracts more than 450 student researchers

Showcasing the popularity of Student Research Day (SRD) at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), this year more than 450 students found time during their busy academic schedules to develop and present comprehensive research to the campus community. The over-whelming response in … [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...]