Photos: STEM in Education Conference

More than 350 educators, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professionals and nonprofit organizations, CSUDH math, science and teacher education majors, and high school students attended the 2015 STEM in Education Conference put on by the university's Center for Innovation in STEM … [Read more...]

STEM Education Students Teach Science of Golf

Part of the struggle to interest more young people in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)—and equally a challenge for their K-12 teachers—is how to make these subjects more engaging. From Feb. 13 to 16, 23 California State University, Dominguez Hills students with aspirations of … [Read more...]

STEM Advantage Helps Computer Tech Majors Break Stereotypes

Joyce Rockhold and Erica Tinsley aren’t your stereotypical math or science geeks. They are women, for one. They are also African American. However, being both could be to their advantage:  Women and minorities—particularly African American and Latinos—are viewed as the key to addressing the … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Awarded Inaugural STEM Advantage Scholarship-Internship-Mentorship Program

Twelve students majoring in computer science/computer technology with program emphases in areas such as homeland security and information security at California State University, Dominguez Hills are receiving close to $8,000 each for tuition, fees, and books for the year. STEM Advantage, a newly … [Read more...]

$1 Million Gift from Annenberg Foundation Will Fund First Endowed Professorship

California State University, Dominguez Hills President Mildred García announced today a $1 million gift from the Annenberg Foundation to establish the university’s first endowed professorship. The Wallis Annenberg Endowed Professorship for Innovation in STEM Education position will lead the … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills, CAMS High School Awarded HP Catalyst Initiative Grant

A proposal submitted by California State University, Dominguez Hills in collaboration with the California Academy of Math and Science (CAMS), a magnet high school located on the university campus, was one of only 30 from 11 countries to be approved to participate in HP’s Catalyst Initiative, a … [Read more...]

PRoMiSE + Partnership = Better Math Classes

Fifty elementary and middle school math teachers from the Whittier City School District received university training at CSUDH this summer as part of the California Math Science Partnership (CalMSP) program. CalMSP is funded through the Partnership for a Rigorous Mathematical Sciences Education … [Read more...]