Sunday May 12
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Cal State Dominguez Hills lines up commencement speakers
State Controller John Chiang, Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent John Deasy, Harbor Area Rep.
Tech-distracted students study - for 2 minutes
Asked to "study something important," students stayed on task for two minutes before they "began responding to arriving texts or checking their Facebook feed, " reports a study , published in the May issue of Computers in Human Behavior , by Larry Rosen, a psychology professor at California State University-Dominguez Hills.
How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn?
Using tech tools that students are familiar with and already enjoy using is attractive to educators, but getting students focused on the project at hand might be more difficult because of it.
University to honor emeriti faculty
Six former academic leaders including three deans, two department chairmen and a vice president will be enshrined in the Hall of Honor for emeriti faculty Chico State University during ceremonies May 16 at Manzanita Place.
Brief: Bookstore hires new manager
Loyola hired Maleta Wilson as the new manager of the University Bookstore. Prior to starting the job at Loyola on April 1, Wilson was a bookstore field manager at California State University Dominguez Hills and worked for Follet Higher Education group, the company which owns and operates Loyola's bookstore.
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New CSU chancellor showcases folksy style, break-dancing at Dominguez Hills in Carson
Timothy White, the new chancellor of the California State University system, introduced his folksy brand of leadership Tuesday to the Dominguez Hills campus in Carson, where he wandered about and chatted up students, professors and janitors alike.