CLU in the News Archive

January 2009

Publish Date
Stories
Saturday
January 31, 2009
CLU looks to pitch and run
The Kinsmen, who defeated Westmont in the opener, have starting depth and lots of speed.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
January 29, 2009
CLU nearly steals a win
Down by 19 with less than 13 minutes to play — and by eight in the final minute — CLU clawed back and had a 3-point attempt to tie with 20 seconds left before falling 69-65 to visiting Pomona-Pitzer in a Wednesday matchup of conference co-leaders.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 28, 2009
Men's basketball team has first-rate challenge
The Kingsmen host Pomona-Pitzer tonight at 7:30 and travel to Whittier on Saturday at 7:30.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 28, 2009
Unbreakable
A back injury ended Thousand Oaks all-time leading scorer Kyle Kegley's playing career, but his passion for the game of basketball lives on as he coaches at Cal Lutheran.
Published in: Los Angeles Daily News ( view article )

Wednesday
January 28, 2009
Youths offered help, hope
Cancer survivor Colin Goodwin, a graduate student in clinical psychology at California Lutheran University, will help lead cancer support group.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
January 26, 2009
Words about wicked world
CLU professor of religion asks basic question about evil
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
January 25, 2009
Author Kathleen Norris will give a talk today at CLU
New York Times best-selling author and poet Kathleen Norris will visit California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks today.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
January 25, 2009
CLU battles into OT before losing to Redlands
The Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team still has growing to do, but it’s now at the point where the even the disappointments come with promise.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
January 25, 2009
CLU makes it 18 in a row over Redlands at home
There are few certainties in life or sports, but this is one of them: when the Redlands men’s basketball team comes to Cal Lutheran, it leaves with a loss.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
January 22, 2009
CLU service reflects on progress since era of civil rights leader King
Students and faculty at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks marked the start of the spring semester with a special chapel service Wednesday honoring civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 21, 2009
Dealing with diabetes hasn't slowed Smith in the pool
Freshman Quinn Smith has diabetes, but he hasn’t let it sink his swimming aspirations.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 21, 2009
Stability staple of this staff at CLU
Stability is at the core of the Cal Lutheran men’s basketball program.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
January 19, 2009
Moorpark student, Simi teen take top honors in pageant
Jillian Bischoff, a 22-year-old California Lutheran University graduate student, won the title of Miss Ventura County 2009, and Allie Woerner, an 18-year-old CSU Channel Islands student, won the title of Miss Santa Barbara County 2009.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
January 18, 2009
Caring to question
Author Kathleen Norris, who is speaking at California Lutheran University, is spiritual Everywoman.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
January 17, 2009
Two speakers discuss local economy
Somnath Basu, finance professor at California Lutheran University, and Ashish Vaidya, economics professor at CSU Channel Islands, discussed the economy at a meeting of business leaders.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
January 16, 2009
Hispanic business merits further study
Ventura County’s lead universities are taking a close look at developing a new business program to educate a new generation of Hispanic entrepreneurs.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
January 15, 2009
Senior citizens urged to spread the faith at CLU event
Senior citizens who gathered Thursday for a day of workshops and fellowship at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks were told they represent the life force of the church and have a mission to bring God alive for younger generations.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
January 15, 2009
Turnovers cost CLU in loss to CMS
A nightmarish trip to CLU’s second Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game ultimately didn’t get a lot better on the court as Claremont-Mudd-Scripps beat the turnover-plagued Kingsmen 59-55 in the meeting of the teams with the best overall records in the conference.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 14, 2009
CLU women's basketball cleans up off the court
The team is helping out the community during break.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 14, 2009
Freshman does board work
Before freshman Aaron Van Klaveren took the court for his conference debut, Cal Lutheran assistant men’s basketball coach Geoff Dains pulled him aside and offered a simple directive: “Every rebound is yours.”
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
January 12, 2009
Local college students, faculty spend winter break helping Katrina victims
CLU students and administrators are giving up part of their winter break to help victims of Hurricane Katrina rebuild their homes.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
January 11, 2009
CLU men defeat Occidental in SCIAC opener
The Cal Lutheran men’s basketball team won the defensive war, as well as its conference opener.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
January 10, 2009
Man among Kingsmen
Former Cal Lutheran football coach Bob Shoup, who is being inducted into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame, has had a far-reaching influence.
Published in: Los Angeles Daily News ( view article )

Saturday
January 10, 2009
Online training set for new teachers
California Lutheran University is developing online classes to provide extra help for beginning teachers, including training on managing the classroom and planning lessons.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
January 8, 2009
Basketball teams eye conference openers
The CLU basketball teams open conference play this week with the women (1-9) hosting Whittier (8-3) tonight at 7:30 p.m., and the men (8-3) traveling to Occidental (4-6) on Saturday at 7:30.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 7, 2009
Futurists are right: We're already shaping 2010
Communication professor Beverly Kelley writes that Waldemar Kaempffert's foresight owed a great deal to hindsight harvested during editorial stints at Scientific American and Popular Science, as well as a three-year hitch directing Chicago’s prestigious Museum of Science and Industry.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
January 7, 2009
Shoup quietly enjoyed a rich coaching career
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics is inducting former Cal Lutheran football coach Bob Shoup into its Hall of Fame at the American Football Coaches Association convention in Nashville.
Published in: Torrance Daily Breeze ( view article )

Tuesday
January 6, 2009
Inner Fire, Outer Ice: The Willful Magic of János Starker
Cellist Janos Starker’s deadpan face belies the intense emotionality of his music-making, as outlined in a new informal, anecdotal tribute by a former student, Joyce Geeting, “Janos Starker, ‘King of Cellists’: The Making of an Artist” (CMP Publishing, 2008).
Published in: Forward ( view article )

Monday
January 5, 2009
Local actor credits his recent role to preparation and luck
Cal Lutheran alumnus and faculty member Paul Benz will play a deputy in a CBS episode of "Criminal Minds" slated to air Jan. 21.
Published in: HeraldNet ( view article )

Sunday
January 4, 2009
CLU suffers defensive letdown in loss to Tufts
Tufts University’s effectiveness in limiting Cal Lutheran’s inside defense — and the Kingsmen’s early woes on the defensive end — added up to a 74-69 win for the Jumbos on Saturday in the SCIAC Classic at the University of La Verne.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
January 2, 2009
CLU gets second partner school
Another local school has formed a partnership with California Lutheran University, becoming a professional development school that brings together kids, student teachers, longtime teachers and professors on one campus.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
January 1, 2009
9 for 2009
CLU sociology professor Adina Nack is selected as a trailblazer for the new year.
Published in: Ventana Monthly ( view article )

Thursday
January 1, 2009
Community Leaders Association Auction: The Violet & Gold Gala, CLU
The 29th Annual Community Leaders Association auction, also known as the Violet & Gold Gala, was held November 9 at the Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventana Monthly ( view article )

Thursday
January 1, 2009
Respect: A worthwhile resolution for '09
CLU professors Jonathan Cordero and Don Waisanen explore what happened to respect and how we can get it back.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

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