CLU in the News Archive

February 2008

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Stories
Thursday
February 28, 2008
Cal Lutheran men looking doubly tough
At Cal Lutheran, coach Mike Gennette can pinpoint one reason for the strong early showing.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 26, 2008
Philanthropist helped build CLU
Robert Samuelson, a longtime philanthropist and contractor at the Thousand Oaks campus of California Lutheran University, died Feb. 17 from mesothelioma cancer.
Published in: Los Angeles Daily News ( view article )

Friday
February 22, 2008
New kind of community on horizon
Futurist Joel Kotkin spoke Thursday at the UC Santa Barbara Economic Forecast Project's program on Ventura County's economic outlook for 2008 at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 21, 2008
County outlook not so favorable
The UCSB forecast this year is split into two presentations — today at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks and Friday at the Residence Inn by Marriott in Oxnard.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 21, 2008
Editorial: A true benefactor
Unquestionably, California Lutheran University owes much of its growth and stature in the higher education community to longtime civic leader and philanthropist Robert Samuelson.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 21, 2008
Interest in presidential politics mounts at Cal Lutheran University
"Witness to History: The Unprecedented 2008 U.S. Presidential Election" brought more than 80 students and residents to the Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center at California Lutheran University last week.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
February 20, 2008
CLU benefactor Samuelson dies at 81
Robert Samuelson, a philanthropist and civic leader who put his imprint on California Lutheran University as a member of its Board of Regents and a leading donor, has died.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 15, 2008
Strong lines, shapes dominate Fillmore man's photographs
Brian Stethem believes structure is the most important element in a photograph and emphasizes that to his students at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 14, 2008
Ancient teachings get modern twist
The fourth reincarnation of a Buddhist lama sat in a chair on wheels at the front of a university lecture hall, at one point spinning 360 degrees, trying to lend balance to a world he pronounced out of sync.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 13, 2008
It's standing room only at CLU forum on elections
Super delegates, primary elections without winners and delegate-credential challenges are not normally terms heard bandied about on college campuses, but the 2008 presidential race brought a standing-room-only crowd into a California Lutheran University meeting room Tuesday to hear about those topics.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
February 9, 2008
CLU has reasons for optimism
The Cal Lutheran softball program has a couple of new features this year, and both of them should be quite helpful. One is a new home, Hutton Field. The other is depth on the roster.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 5, 2008
College students eager to participate
At CLU and across Ventura County on Monday, college students said they planned to vote.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 4, 2008
CLU educator travels to Tonga to teach young people
Educator and administrator Halyna Kornuta, who works at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, recently spent a week helping young people in Tonga identify career goals and plan their futures.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 3, 2008
CLU students learn from helping the less fortunate
A dozen California Lutheran University students spent Friday night at United Methodist Church in Thousand Oaks, helping out with a program that offers the needy a free meal, overnight shelter and lunch to go.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 3, 2008
Eye On The Environment: CLU librarian is hip to green issues
Exhibit includes information about successful project organized by the college's Communications Department last semester.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 3, 2008
Literary Happenings: CLU event to explore Vikings' cultural legacy
California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks will offer a fresh view of Viking culture Friday and Saturday during the annual Nordic Spirit Symposium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
February 2, 2008
CLU hopes new speed-ball approach will be a home run
With its new ballpark has come a new philosophy for the Cal Lutheran baseball team.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 1, 2008
Former governor Wilson weighs in on ballot propositions at CLU
Before arriving in Simi Valley to watch the Republican presidential debate Wednesday, former California governor Pete Wilson stopped for lunch at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, where he spoke to an invitation-only crowd of about 120 faculty, students and local community leaders.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

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