Asja Hall: 2012 CSU Dominguez Hills Hearst Scholar

As a teenager, Asja Hall was struggling to finish high school; now she is pursuing a Master’s of Science in Social Work (MSW) at California State University, Dominguez Hills, where she also earned a bachelor’s degree in human services and public administration in 2011. She was recently honored as … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Hearst Scholar Overcomes Adversity

Despite much adversity in her life, a South Vietnamese immigrant has been undaunted in the pursuit of her academic dreams and is now one of the California State University system’s inspiring students. At its September board meeting, the CSU Board of Trustees honored Wilmington resident Phoung … [Read more...]

Scarlett Aufmann: Triumph Against Domestic Abuse Leads to Hearst Scholarship, Path to Doctorate

Like many parents, Scarlett Aufmann often has to supervise and help her four young sons with their homework. Then, like many students at California State University, Dominguez Hills who are also parents, she has to tend to her own studies. As a result of her diligence, the single mother was the … [Read more...]