CLU in the News Archive

February 2009

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Friday
February 27, 2009
Does classmate killing qualify as a hate crime?
In the case of Brandon McInerney being charged in the killing of Larry King, is this really a hate crime, or was McInerney directing his anger toward King, with whom he had a long-standing feud, asks CLU criminal justice professor Robert J. Meadows.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 27, 2009
Forecast crew quits UCSB for Cal Lutheran
With economic forecasting guru Bill Watkins and his team leaving the University of California, Santa Barbara, to join California Lutheran University’s business school, the Thousand Oaks campus gets instant name recognition and a potentially powerful magnet for fundraising.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
February 26, 2009
Freshmen already making big impact for CLU women
One steady, reliable senior. Six promising and talented freshmen. That’s the lineup the Cal Lutheran women’s tennis team has employed its first five matches of the 2009 season and the results so far are encouraging to say the least.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 26, 2009
Key staffers leave UCSB forecast project
Three key members of the team that produces the annual economic forecasts for Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties are leaving UCSB for California Lutheran University.
Published in: Lompoc Record ( view article )

Thursday
February 26, 2009
UCSB Forecast Project loses 3
Three key members of the team that produces the annual economic forecasts for Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties are leaving UCSB for California Lutheran University.
Published in: Santa Maria Times ( view article )

Wednesday
February 25, 2009
Knudsen's hot streak has come at good time for Kingsmen
Entering Tuesday night’s regular-season finale against Whittier, junior guard Kyle Knudsen averaged 18.8 points per game while shooting 55.4 percent from the field in CLU’s previous six games.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 25, 2009
UCSB economists moving to Cal Lutheran
Several UCSB economists, known for producing forecasts for San Luis Obispo County communities, are moving to the California Lutheran University School of Business.
Published in: San Luis Obispo Tribune ( view article )

Wednesday
February 25, 2009
Watkins Leaving UCSB Economic Forecast Project
Longtime executive director Bill Watkins and his top aides are joining Cal Lutheran to launch a similar program.
Published in: Noozhawk ( view article )

Wednesday
February 25, 2009
Watkins, team move to CLU from UCSB
The economists behind the Economic Forecast Project housed at UC Santa Barbara are moving to California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 24, 2009
CLU to offer major in youth and family ministry
College students will be trained in youth and family ministry through a new major at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star

Tuesday
February 24, 2009
Watkins, Hamilton to leave UCSB for CLU
California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks has landed the most prominent team of economic forecasters in the Tri-Counties, the school said Feb. 24.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Monday
February 23, 2009
Thousand Oaks community pool to open ahead of schedule
The facility built by the city, the park district and CLU will open to the public March 14, three months ahead of schedule.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 22, 2009
Knudsen leads Cal Lutheran men to victory over Pomona-Pitzer
The Kingsmen retained a share of first place in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference by beating host Pomona-Pitzer 61-52 on Saturday night.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 22, 2009
Men weigh in
Ventura County eating disorder experts are extending a hand to men this year for the 22nd annual National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, which includes a screening and panel discussion at Cal Lutheran.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 22, 2009
Two scholar-authors will deliver free lectures at CLU
California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks will host two notable scholars this week.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 20, 2009
Local TV, radio stations honored
Thousand Oaks-based public radio station KCLU-FM (88.3) took home six Golden Mike awards at the Radio and Television News Association of Southern California’s 59th annual banquet last month in Los Angeles.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 19, 2009
Elmer Ramsey leads Valentine's Day tribute to the big bands
The band's performance was highlighted by the exquisite playing of clarinetist Dan Geeting, a CLU professor who grew up listening to the big band sounds of Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw, among others.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
February 18, 2009
Politics could learn from Plant-Krauss collaboration
Imagine a new kind of politician — an individual who has evolved beyond the War Room tactics writ large by the likes of James Carville or Karl Rove, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 18, 2009
Women's water polo team aiming for first SCIAC title
The Cal Lutheran women’s water polo program has already won a Division III national title. Now htey want to win their first conference title.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 16, 2009
CLU center helps mothers with attachment and unattachment
The community counseling center at California Lutheran University is adding a parent-child study center that will treat and research attachment issues.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
February 14, 2009
For CLU, playing on even terms not the objective in '09
The Regals — 19-19 a year ago — opened the season Tuesday by sweeping a doubleheader against Hope International.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 13, 2009
Wife's illness prompts search for cancer treatment
Mark Davis, a professor who developed a new therapy, will attend CLU's women's basketball game.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 12, 2009
Couple shares tips on long-lasting marriage
Lining up a special date for Valentine's Day hasn't been a problem for Tim or Jeanne Hengst for more than four decades.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
February 12, 2009
Hooking up and losing out
Naomi Wolf opens up about pornography, one-night stands and the death of romance
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Thursday
February 12, 2009
One determined swimmer
Jill Minehan is preparing for upcoming SCIAC Championships, where the CLU senior can acheive her goal of qualifying for Division III nationals.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 11, 2009
Discarded books inspire professor/artist
Old books take on new meaning as inspiration for the artwork of Larkin Higgins, longtime art professor at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 5, 2009
Encouraging signs for Cal Lutheran men in season-opening victory
The Cal Lutheran men’s tennis team defeated Westmont 6-3 in a highly competitive season opener last Saturday at the new Ron and Sue Poulson Tennis Center.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 5, 2009
Oaks Christian, CLU broadcasting games live online
Cal Lutheran's athletic department teamed with KadyTV for its home football games and, later, men's and women's basketball.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
February 5, 2009
Softball team expects to have more pitching depth
Cal Lutheran opens this season at home against Hope International on Tuesday with more options in the circle.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 4, 2009
Let's not become a nation of quitters
The “It’s too hard; just quit” pattern has become quite familiar by now, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 4, 2009
Papers' future topic of CLU talk
George H. Cogswell III, who became publisher of The Star in 2007, spoke at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks as part of the Corporate Leaders Breakfast Series.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 1, 2009
Teaching to blog, blogging to teach
CLU professor Jose Marichal discusses how he integrates blogging and teaching.
Published in: Contexts magazine ( view article )

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