Alumni in the News

April 2012

Shelley Wickstrom elected bishop of ELCA Alaska Synod

Published: Sat April 28, 2012
Source: ELCA News Service

The Rev. Shelley R. Wickstrom '81, of Seattle, was elected April 27 to a six-year term as bishop of the Alaska Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

T.O. attorney faces veteran judge in race for Superior Court

Published: Thu April 26, 2012
Source: Acorn

A graduate who works as an adjunct lecturer at CLU, Bradley Bjelke is running for a six-year term on the Ventura County court.

New coordinator for Davis' ArtAbout

Published: Fri April 20, 2012
Source: Daily Democrat (Woodland)

Katrina Wong was named coordinator of the Davis Downtown Business Association.

Rich Hill has it going on at USD baseball

Published: Wed April 18, 2012
Source: San Diego Union Tribune

The head coach recently won his 800th game, and his team has risen in the rankings.

Unexpected move from educator to nationally known political activist

Published: Tue April 17, 2012
Source: KCLU

Caroline Cottom '64 ended up becoming one of the leaders of a nationwide campaign which led to a freeze on nuclear weapons testing.

America at a crossroad politically, philosophically

Published: Sat April 7, 2012
Source: Ventura County Star

Political science graduate Matthew Craffey writes that views on taxes and the economy clearly distinguish the likely Republican nominee from President Obama.

Officer Sabosky promoted to sergeant

Published: Wed April 4, 2012
Source: Manhattan Beach Patch

The Manhattan Beach police officer and CLU alumnus is honored at a ceremony marking his promotion.

Trying to breathe life in home-building

Published: Mon April 2, 2012
Source: MyDesert.com

Gretchen Gutierrez became chief executive officer of the Desert Valleys Builders Association in September 2011.