CLU in the News Archive

February 2012

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Wednesday
February 29, 2012
Gender equality eludes Oval Office and corner office
Last week, despite the enormous strides being made by the rest of the world, the United States celebrated but another Presidents Day without a female president, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 28, 2012
CLU faces George Fox to open NCAA Tournament
Meaghan Goodenough knew the Cal Lutheran women's basketball team was already assured of making the NCAA Division III Championships.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 28, 2012
Experts on self-injury to talk in Ventura County about what they call silent epidemic
KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with a leading researcher on the subject, who along with her husband (and fellow researcher) will be giving a lecture on the subject this week in Ventura County.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
February 26, 2012
BASKETBALL: Cal Lutheran 61, University of Redlands 58
For the second consecutive Saturday, the Redlands women’s basketball team made a late run to catch Cal Lutheran and have a game decided in the final possession.
Published in: Riverside Press-Enterprise ( view article )

Sunday
February 26, 2012
CLU women win SCIAC tournament to earn NCAA berth
Chelsea Hastigan scored 16 points, including a key 3-pointer in the second half, to lead Cal Lutheran to a 61-58 victory in thechampionship game of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's basketball tournament.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 26, 2012
Conference to showcase women in math and science careers
Brighter Horizons, a half-day conference for fifth- to ninth-graders, is organized by local chapters of the American Association of University Women in partnership with the California Lutheran University School of Education and the city of Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 26, 2012
Sustainable tourism: A key to global solutions
When most people think of tourism, they probably don't think about an industry that can contribute to global solutions for the difficult challenges facing the planet, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter and co-author Dave Randle.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Saturday
February 25, 2012
CLU to hold Senior Fest
A theologian with four master's degrees and a doctorate in Christian ethics and Scripture, Marva Dawn hopes "to bring people closer to God in their faith" as keynote speaker of Senior Fest 2012 on Tuesday at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 23, 2012
Everything that glitters
No matter how one feels about Warren Buffett's socio-political homilies, the man is a genius at investing and thinking about investing, writes CLU California Institute of Finance faculty member Richard Hoe.
Published in: BenefitsPro ( view article )

Tuesday
February 21, 2012
Winning is the only option for CLU women's basketball
The path to the NCAA Tournament is pretty cut and dried for the Cal Lutheran women's basketball team.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 20, 2012
David Lang concert at Cal Lutheran
On Sunday, February 19, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang brought his music to Samuelson Chapel for the 10th Annual New Music Concert at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Sequenza 21/ ( view article )

Sunday
February 19, 2012
Port creates jobs, taxes and revenues
The port district took stock of itself recently through a report produced by the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
February 18, 2012
Award winner to appear at CLU
Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang believes music is about making emotional connections between people and ideas in a more direct way than can be made with language or rationality.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
February 18, 2012
Schools seek relay rivalry
This year, for the first time, CSU Channel Islands and California Lutheran University will host separate Relay for Life events to raise money for the American Cancer Society.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 17, 2012
Unique technique
Kristi Colell said it took a broken leg to get printmaker and artist Dan Welden to come to California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 16, 2012
Conejo Valley economy expected to grow at modest pace
The economy in the greater Conejo Valley should improve in 2012, business and community leaders heard Wednesday, but pre-recession strength is a long way away.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 16, 2012
Local economists talk about eurozone crisis and potential impacts on U.S.
Europe is in crisis over national debt issues, but a panel of local economic experts feels the European Union will survive.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Wednesday
February 15, 2012
National pride takes the court in Lithuania
If you really want to learn the truth about world politics, sometimes your best bet is the sports pages, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 15, 2012
Two CLU panelists say eurozone will survive
California Lutheran University economist Bill Watkins is on the record as a euro skeptic.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 12, 2012
CLU drama students participate in national festival
After winning a much-prized invitation to a national theater festival, 30 members of the California Lutheran University drama department last week traveled to Ogden, Utah, to put on an edgy version of one of Tennessee Williams' most shocking plays — "Suddenly Last Summer."
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 10, 2012
CLU to hold public reception for art gallery
A reception open to the public will celebrate the first exhibit at an art gallery created as part of a new stadium at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 10, 2012
Devastation of climate change obvious all around us
The media’s apathetic appetite for covering the environment is perplexing and disturbing, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Albuquerque Journal ( view article )

Friday
February 10, 2012
Region's recovery puts private-sector jobs first
In yet another sign of how the private-sector has been leading the Golden State out of its deep recession, data released as part of the recent Economic Forecast Breakfast at California Lutheran University showed that Ventura County's private employers added more than 4,600 jobs last year.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
February 9, 2012
Climate change, bark beetles: Billions of dead trees
The media's apathetic appetite for covering the environment is perplexing and disturbing, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Malibu Times ( view article )

Thursday
February 9, 2012
CLU gallery kicks off inaugural exhibit
The arena of athletics is rarely paired with the world of art.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
February 9, 2012
CLU to host Nordic Spirit Symposium
California Lutheran University will hold its 13th Nordic Spirit Symposium on Friday and Saturday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 9, 2012
New gospel choir group bringing music to Ventura County
KCLU's Lance Orozco gives us a taste of a brand new gospel group at California Lutheran University that is performing its very first public concert this weekend.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
February 9, 2012
The incomparable honeybee
Malibu resident Reese Halter, a California Lutheran University professor and conservation biologist, offers his take on the role of the honeybee.
Published in: The Malibu Times ( view article )

Wednesday
February 8, 2012
A Regal start
The CLU golf coach has been a stable presence in the athletic department, presiding over a program with a history of success.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 8, 2012
New voices ring out at CLU
Rooted in Christianity, gospel music celebrates the birth, life and resurrection of Jesus, according to Brandon Binder, conductor of the new gospel choir at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 6, 2012
Another silly idea: Bill bans welfare ATM use at liquor stores, casinos & topless bars
Louisiana Congressman Charles Boustany has introduced a bill banning withdrawals of welfare funds from ATMs at liquor stores, casinos, and strip clubs.
Published in: Oregon Business Report ( view article )

Monday
February 6, 2012
CLU football coaches work overtime for recruits
For most major college football coaches, the hours immediately before National Signing Day are spent working the phones to secure commitments.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 6, 2012
Leading economist predicts slow and slight growth for Central Oregon economy
The more than 500 people attending the Central Oregon Economic Forecast presented by the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) heard continuing bad news about the regional, state and national economies.
Published in: Oregon Legal Journal ( view article )

Saturday
February 4, 2012
Covina’s Livingston commits to Cal Lutheran
Covina quaterback Billy Livingston has committed to play his college football at Cal Lutheran.
Published in: Mid Valley Sports ( view article )

Saturday
February 4, 2012
Economists forecast 'nothing exciting' about 2012
There's nothing really exciting to predict about the national economy for 2012, announced local economist Bill Watkins on Friday, and he's only "cautiously optimistic" about California's economy.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 3, 2012
Mind the gap
Lori Macdonald, a student working toward her doctorate at CLU, is exploring why many men don’t go to college.
Published in: Camarillo Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
February 2, 2012
Deckers CEO: Company culture is what counts
Deckers Outdoor Corp. CEO Angel Martinez talked to about 250 Central Coast business leaders at the Feb. 2 Corporate Leaders Breakfast at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Wednesday
February 1, 2012
Making money, getting it right
The greatest fallacy is that you have to find the winners to make money, writes CLU finance professor Somnath Basu.
Published in: Financial Advisor Magazine ( view article )

Wednesday
February 1, 2012
'This isn't about you'
When the pastor began the sermon by looking directly at the bride and groom and telling them, “Today isn’t about you,” all I could think was “Uh, awkward,” writes CLU sophomore Christina Espegren.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

Wednesday
February 1, 2012
It's five minutes to midnight; does anyone care?
Last month's announcement by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists that the symbolic Doomsday Clock had jumped to 11:55 p.m. came and went with scant notice by the press, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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