CLU in the News Archive

February 2011

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Stories
Sunday
February 27, 2011
More money for study abroad at CLU
California Lutheran University has raised $1 million to help students study abroad.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 25, 2011
Small businesses deliver big impact
To see just how big of a role and what opportunities are open to small businesses (those with fewer than 20 employees), the Small Business Development Center at EDC-VC commissioned an independent study by the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 25, 2011
Sulker-Hall plays beyond his 18 years for Kingsmen
Jeremy Sulker-Hall has proven mature beyond his years on and off the court.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 24, 2011
Cal Lutheran men wrap up spot in SCIAC tournament
Rich Rider got his wish on Tuesday night as the Kingsmen clinched a berth in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament with an 84-76 victory over Whittier at Gilbert Arena.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 24, 2011
Why we admire Reagan
While Reagan was no doubt a true conservative, he was also a pragmatist who wasn’t afraid to compromise for the greater good, writes California Lutheran University alumnus Matthew Craffey.
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Wednesday
February 23, 2011
'Fighter' hits CLU event
Jack McGee is headed to the Oscars on Sunday night, but first he'll drop in to Thousand Oaks on Thursday night to talk about his career and craft at California Lutheran University with colleague, friend and teacher Markus Flanagan.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 22, 2011
Instructional conflicts for Regals
Cal Lutheran women's basketball coach Roy Dow has been struggling with players missing practice because of class.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 22, 2011
Secular students gather at Cal Lutheran University
CLU is a school where they not only talk the talk of tolerance, but walk the walk as well.
Published in: Examiner.com ( view article )

Sunday
February 20, 2011
Godless students on the march at Cal Lutheran University
Yesterday (Feb. 19), this reporter attended the first day of Secular Student Alliance (SSA) Southern California Leadership Summit at California Lutheran University (more about that here) and I just have time to jot down a few impressions before I head back there for the Sunday program.
Published in: Examiner.com ( view article )

Friday
February 18, 2011
College predicts slight growth
Ventura County's economy will grow 1.5 percent in 2011 and 2.4 percent in 2012, according to California Lutheran University's annual economic forecast released Thursday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 18, 2011
Former California schools chief talks about state of educational system
A South Coast man who was California's Superintendent of Public Instruction for the last eight years talks about the challenges our schools face, especially in light of the ongoing state budget crisis.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
February 17, 2011
CERF conference interviews
Bill Frank interviews CERF seminar presenters Bill Watkins and Jack O'Connell and attendees.
Published in: KADYTV.com ( view article )

Thursday
February 17, 2011
CLU’s Mike Gennette named UPSTA College Coach of the Year
With his Kingsmen tennis team finalizing their preparations for this weekend's Indoor Championships, Cal Lutheran men's tennis head coach Mike Gennette was also named 2010 California College Coach of the year by the United States Professional Tennis Association.
Published in: Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference ( view article )

Thursday
February 17, 2011
Leadership summit offers secular ideas
The Secular Student Alliance at California Lutheran University will host the SSA SoCal Leadership Summit from Friday through Sunday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 17, 2011
Study: Area economy is improving
The 2011 Economic Forecast was presented today by the California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting.
Published in: KEYT ( view article )

Thursday
February 17, 2011
Watkins: California "a train wreck," Ventura County not as bad
Ventura County’s future is “not what it used to be,” Bill Watkins, California Lutheran University’s chief economist, said Feb. 17 at the presentation of his latest economic forecast report at CLU.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Wednesday
February 16, 2011
The buzz from spring gardens is the extinction of bumblebees
More than 20,000 species of bees including honeybees, bumblebees and solitary bees are responsible for doing the lion’s share of pollinating of more than 235,000 species of plants on Earth, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Atlanta Journal Constitution ( view article )

Wednesday
February 16, 2011
Unseen hand at work in fluoride flap
Just last month, in a nearly unprecedented about-face, U.S. federal health officials were forced to admit that Americans have been getting too much of a good thing, writes communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 15, 2011
B.C. needs endangered species legislation
Currently, B.C. is without endangered species legislation and 1,900 species are at risk from local extinction or extirpation, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Vancouver Sun ( view article )

Tuesday
February 15, 2011
East on pace in sprint events
Junior Grant East is a member of the CLU men's swimming team, which is preparing for the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Swimming & Diving Championships Feb. 20-22 at Belmont Plaza in Long Beach.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 11, 2011
Symposium to highlight Nordic explorers
Nordic adventurers and explorers from the 18th to the 21st centuries — including the first woman to ski solo to the South Pole in 1994 — will highlight "Nordic Explorers: Voyages, Expeditions and Discoveries" today and Saturday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 10, 2011
Understanding the Egyptian uprising
California Lutheran University professors Jamshid Damooei, an expert in international economics and international consultant for the United Nations Development Programme, and Herb Gooch, a political science professor and an expert in international relations, recently had a conversation with the VC Reporter about the unrest in the Middle East.
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Tuesday
February 8, 2011
CLU football cranks up recruiting efforts
While many college football programs have paused to take a deep breath after signing day, Ben McEnroe and his staff have cranked up their recruiting efforts.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 7, 2011
Brown's California budget proposals: A big step in the right direction
I think it is a great effort, and it deserves the support of all of us tired of seeing our state reduced to laughing stock, writes CLU economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: Fox & Hounds Daily ( view article )

Monday
February 7, 2011
Brown's California budget proposals: A big step in the right direction
I think it is a great effort, and it deserves the support of all of us tired of seeing our state reduced to laughing stock, writes CLU economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Sunday
February 6, 2011
Olympic swimmer shares struggles, successes with CLU students
Amanda Beard was the keynote speaker at a leadership conference for about 120 students from California Lutheran University and CSU Channel Islands held at CLU's campus in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 4, 2011
Celebration of culture
A sea of red paper lanterns glistened Thursday evening in California Lutheran University's recreation room in celebration of the Chinese New Year.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 3, 2011
Cal Lutheran men have high hopes for season
Four strong returnees, an impressive group of incoming freshmen and a preseason ranking of No. 7 in the nation are all encouraging signs for the 2011 Cal Lutheran men's tennis team.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 3, 2011
CLU to hold lecture by psychiatry expert
"The brain is malleable, it can be influenced by our social behavior and training provided," said Dr. Robert Liberman, a professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine and an award-winning, renowned expert in the field of psychiatric rehabilitation.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 2, 2011
New CLU organist to perform free recital
California Lutheran University's new organist said he hopes to expand the college's church music programs as well as serve as a resource for churches throughout Ventura County.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 1, 2011
CLU production picked for L.A. presentation
A production of “The Cherry Orchard” at California Lutheran University has been selected for a regional festival, an indication of the theater department’s recent growth.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 1, 2011
CLU students help local CEOs improve their business
In "Consulting to Business," teams of three MBA students address business owners' concerns about bookkeeping procedures, financial and marketing plans, compensation and human resources, information technology and other business issues.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 1, 2011
Somis school district hires new interim superintendent
The Somis Union School District has hired a longtime Ventura County school administrator as its interim superintendent.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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