March 25, 2023
  • 12:08 pm Fall Convocation 2022: “The State of this University is Strong”
  • 9:37 pm Ogrin Brings the Thunder in Toros 12-3 rout; team plays for playoff championship tomorrow
  • 7:00 am Outstanding Professor Award Recipient’s Mic Drop Moment at Last Month’s Virtual Ceremony
  • 9:10 am Bookworms of the World Unite!
  • 7:46 pm Breaking News: All Students Living in Campus Housing Required to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine
  • 9:00 am CSUDH Esports Creates International Competition
  • 9:35 am Spring Commencement Ceremonies Get Brighter
  • 3:46 pm Breaking News: Spring Commencement Ceremonies Recieve Stadium Upgrade
  • 8:00 am Testing the Teachers (and All the Educators)
  • 9:30 am CSUDH Educators and School Employees, Vaccinated Next
  • 10:30 am For White People Only: Anti-Racism Workshop Addresses Racial Bias and Unity
  • 2:43 pm Greatness Personified: Remembering Kobe Bryant
  • 10:02 am Straight Down the Chimney and Into Your (Digital) Hands: Special Holiday Edition of The Bulletin!
  • 2:44 pm Did You Wake up Looking this Beautiful?
  • 11:43 am A Long History for University’s Newest Major
  • 5:15 pm Issue 5 of Bulletin Live! Collector’s Item! Worth its Weight in Digital Paper!
  • 4:06 pm Special Election Issue
  • 4:03 pm Three best Latinx Halloween & Horror Short Films available now on HBO Max
  • 9:49 am Issue 3 of CSUDH Bulletin Live if You Want It
  • 3:24 pm Hispanic Heritage Month Update
  • 2:00 pm South Bay Economic Forecast Goes Virtual
  • 3:52 pm BREAKING NEWS: Classes for Spring to be Online, CSU Chancellor Announces
  • 9:39 am “Strikes” and Solidarity
  • 8:30 am March Into History: Just 5 in 1970, CSUDH Growth Shaped by Historic Event
  • 8:30 am Will the Bulletin Make Today Tomorrow?
  • 9:04 am Different Neighborhoods Warrant Rubber Bullets or Traffic Control For Protesters
  • 5:07 pm STAFF EDITORIAL: Even Socially Distant, We All Have to Work Together
  • 5:47 pm Transcript of CSUDH President Parham’s Coronavirus Announcement
  • 10:46 am Cal State Long Beach Suspends Face-to-Face Classes; CSUDH Discussing Contingency Plans
  • 5:26 pm Things Black People Should be Able to Get Away with This Month
  • 10:25 am Latinx Students Need a Place to Call Home
  • 2:35 pm Will Time Run Out Before Funds for PEGS? [UPDATED]
  • 8:41 am Year of the Rat? What’s That?
  • 6:20 am Artist Who Gave Life to Death and Inspired Countless Others Gets His Due at Dominguez Hills
  • 5:16 pm Why I’m Rooting for Dr. Cornel West
  • 5:00 pm Under Fire from the Feds, Vaping’s Future is Cloudy
  • 3:28 pm We’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat; Tsunami 3.0 Hits Campus, Enrollment Swells
  • 4:48 pm University Weathering a Wave of New Students
  • 9:21 pm The Bulletin’s Public Records Request Offers Springboard to Launch Gender Equity Discussion at CSUDH
  • 4:27 pm Black is the New Black: Raising the Capital on the “B” Word
  • 10:53 am Guns Up for Arrest: Student advocacy group pushes for CSU No Gun Zones–Including the Police
  • 4:09 pm Staff Editorial: Words on the First
  • 8:42 pm Carson Mayor Blasts Media, Landmark Libel Case in Keynote Address
  • 9:27 am Free Speech Week Calendar of Events Update
  • 6:02 am Food for Thought: 40% of Students are Food Insecure
  • 3:12 pm Academic Senate Rejects CSU GE Task Force & Report
  • 3:06 pm Work To Be Done
  • 5:56 pm ASI Elections: What You Need to Know
  • 8:02 pm CSUDH President Parham Announces Cancer Diagnosis
  • 9:47 am CSUDH Art Professor’s 20-Year Journey Results in First Local Showing of Film
  • 9:13 pm Free Speech or Free Hate area?
  • 9:08 pm CSUDH’s Best & Brightest Shine at Student Research Day
  • 9:05 pm Academic Senate Approves Gender Equity Task Force
  • 12:37 pm When Dr. Davis speaks, Toros Pay Close Attention
  • 3:38 pm Investing in the Future: Dr. Thomas A. Parham Reflects on the Past Eight Months and Contemplates​ the University’s Future
  • 3:24 pm Green Olive to Open By End of Feb; Starbucks Not Until Fall
  • 3:20 pm Gov. Newsom’s Proposed Budget Hailed for Extensive Funding Increases
  • 3:08 pm Out of the Classroom: Labor and Community Organizing Course Aims to Teach Students How to Organize for Social Justice
  • 2:54 pm The Other Route in Professional Sports
  • 9:02 am Hail to the New Chief, CSUDH President Thomas Parham
  • 3:36 pm Career Center Holds Major/Minor Fair
  • 5:34 pm After Unexpected Delay, Undocumented Becomes More Intimate Theatrical Production
  • 1:30 pm What to Expect When You’re Expecting New Buildings
  • 4:00 pm Perception Is Key
  • 4:00 pm Celebrating Women’s History Month Toro Style
  • 4:00 pm The Algorithms of the Internet are Biased
  • 4:00 pm Taking a Look at J. Cole’s Lyrics
  • 4:00 pm The Adventures of Pablo EscoBear

By Brandon Brown
News Editor

CSUDH Art and Design Department students will host a series of events this month featuring social-awareness campaigns.
Working in five small groups, seniors enrolled in ART 447 with department Chair Michelle Bury, will be designing a series of advertisements for different mediums, such as animated GIFs, print and social media, among others.
The project, “Design for Social Change,” will feature themes, including technology addiction, tolerance, sexual assault, STD-prevention and abusive relationships.
“This project will allow students to become aware of social issues they’re interested in and follow a design from conception to execution,” Bury said. “They will also work with peers and, by presenting, will get direct feedback from their designs.”
Part of the project will also include each group hosting an on-campus event this month to share their campaigns with other Dominguez Hills students.
One of the groups, primarily focusing on sexual assault, partnered with university police and will feature mannequins, which represent victims feeling objectified and valueless.
“We’re raising awareness about sexual assault on campus and making people aware of the types so people know it,” said Maria Tellez, one of the group members.
The group also plans to pass out stickers and integrate their campaign with Snapchat and university police to provide students additional resources to combat the issue.
Another group focus will be society’s addiction to technology, featuring a display using design sketches, line work and a yellow brick road, to raise awareness of our obsession with devices and make us aware of what we’re missing out on when we’re plugged in.
“We want people to really enjoy the campus and the people around then, not just (be) tied to their phones,” said Christian Jimenez, a member of that group.
One of the other group’s aims is to raise awareness of tolerance, calling their project “No Labels.”
“We want to promote acceptance and tolerance on campus,” said Kiana Seva’aetasi, a member of the group. “We’re having people choose a stereotype that they’ve been called, and they’ll wear a label with that on it, showing that they don’t necessary live up to that stereotype.”
The fourth group will focus on abusive relationships in a campaign they call “No Love,” designed to raise awareness and to show students the difference between healthy and potentially dangerous relationships and where to go to get help and additional resources.
The fifth group will focus on STD-prevention in a presentation called “Swipe Safe.”
The Tinder-esque campaign will highlight the dangers of so called “hook-up apps” like Tinder and the underlying risks of unprotected sex.
The group will also partner with the student health center for its “Sex-O-Rama” event, which is aimed at stemming sexually transmitted diseases.
“We want to educate people on STDs, especially on campus,” said Vannica Svay, project member. “We want to make this a comfortable topic, not a taboo subject.”
The respective campaigns will be featured this month in front of the Loker Student Union and will be presented at Student Research Day next spring.


%d bloggers like this: