CLU in the News Archive

February 2013

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Wednesday
February 27, 2013
Doggy smarts and exploring the human brain
We became so crazy about oour canine we decided we just had to share her with others, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 26, 2013
CLU rides emotional roller coaster into NCAA tournament
Although it would be hard to tell from the outside, the Cal Lutheran women’s basketball program has been riding an emotional roller coaster this season.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 24, 2013
CLU clinches NCAA tourney berth
For the second straight year the Regals clinched an automatic berth into the NCAA Division III tournament by capturing the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament title.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 24, 2013
Rick Steves pushes his love of travel at benefits for KCLU radio station
Rick Steves, a travel writer and host of “Travel With Rick Steves” on National Public Radio and “Rick Steves’ Europe” on public television, spoke to a group of supporters of radio station KCLU and the California Lutheran University Board of Regents at a breakfast Saturday morning at the Lundring Event Center on the CLU campus in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
February 23, 2013
Educator supports creative thinking
Honey Boo Boo may not be a shining example of creativity, but she’s the small price we pay for encouraging creativity in education reform, Yong Zhao told about 70 people at Cal Lutheran University on Thursday night in his presentation, “From Job Seekers to Job Creators: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Talents for the New Economy.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 22, 2013
CLU reaches final of SCIAC tournament
The Cal Lutheran women’s basketball team was dealt a significant loss even before taking the court for its Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament opener.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 21, 2013
Researchers compile snapshot of county
A warts-and-all collection of numbers on Ventura County – touching on topics such as beaches, commute times, crop acreage and even math scores – will, its creators hope, become a new coffee-table tome.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 20, 2013
Talk seeks to find center
“Has science killed God?” asked the first slide in the series accompanying Philip Clayton’s presentation Tuesday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
February 20, 2013
Cortney Jordan lowers paralympic American record at SCIACs
Yesterday at the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships in La Mirada, California Lutheran's Cortney Jordan took down the American record in the S7 division in the 200-yard backstroke event.
Published in: Swimming World ( view article )

Tuesday
February 19, 2013
'The Man Show' in California
Some of the talented California women and men who participate in plein air events will display their figurative paintings in The Man Show in the Kwan Fong Gallery of Art & Culture at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Plein Air Magazine ( view article )

Tuesday
February 19, 2013
CLU professor shares facts about first ladies
In honor of Presidents Day, residents of University Village in Thousand Oaks were treated to a presentation Monday about America’s favorite and lesser-known first ladies.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 18, 2013
Heart of Gold
Monica Mills is a banker who spends her day in the mortgage business. On her off hours, the California Lutheran University MBA student runs a non-profit assisting sick children and their families.
Published in: San Fernando Valley Business Journal ( view article )

Sunday
February 17, 2013
Much on the line with challenge to Voting Rights Act
Three days after the 2012 presidential election, the U. S. Supreme Court decided to hear a conservative challenge to the practicality and constitutionality of Section 5.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 15, 2013
CLU misses first shot at sole title
Redlands junior forward Brittany Oster wasn’t going to let Senior Night spoil her homecoming celebration.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
February 14, 2013
Demonstrators take part in Ventura, Santa Barbara county events as part of V-Day protests against violence aimed at women and girls
Some people are commemorating Valentine's Day by taking part in a global series of events intended to help end violence against women and girls.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
February 14, 2013
In California, whose quality of life matters?
People are enduring lives of hopelessness and substandard living because the political class wants to preserve its "quality of life," writes California Lutheran University economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: Orange County Register ( view article )

Tuesday
February 12, 2013
Before they even played a game as teammates, they were roommates.
Channing Fleischmann, Starla Wright and Erica formed the core of one of the most successful senior classes in CLU women’s basketball history.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 10, 2013
CLU pastor reaches out to students, congregations
A campus pastor at California Lutheran University serves through ministry, counseling and cards she makes.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
February 10, 2013
CLU performing arts center should take center stage
Despite the phenomenal growth, one major facility is still noticeably lacking on the CLU campus.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 8, 2013
Valuing the soft power of Ventura County
While Ventura County's hard power has taken a hit,the new State of the Region Report gives plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the future, based on soft-power indicators.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
February 7, 2013
End-of-life presentation in Thousand Oaks draws hundreds
With an 89-year-old mother facing the decline that comes with age, Trevor Lindsey was hoping for answers when he attended a free screening of “Consider the Conversation: A Documentary on a Taboo Subject.”
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
February 5, 2013
Jim McHugh wants to increase CLU's athletic exposure
Now that he’s retired from the Navy, Jim McHugh is trying to put his leadership skills to good use at Cal Lutheran.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
February 4, 2013
Dealing with end-of-life issues focus of free movie screening, community forum in Ventura County
This week, an agency which deals with the issue is teaming up with a Ventura County movie theater, and a local university to sponsor the free screening of a documentary on the subject, followed by a panel discussion.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
February 3, 2013
Recalling a lifetime of blessings
I have had the best of all worlds living in Thousand Oaks and teaching at California Lutheran University, writes CLU professor emeritus of music Elmer H. Ramsey.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 1, 2013
CLU to celebrate Chinese New Year
The Year of the Black Water Snake, a symbol of intelligence, gracefulness and materialism in Chinese folklore, will be celebrated at a Chinese New Year festival Feb. 7 at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
February 1, 2013
Economist sees growth ahead
After years of flat job growth, Central Oregon can expect employment to slowly but steadily increase, economist Bill Watkins told about 375 people Thursday at the 2013 Oregon Business Conference and Economic Forecast.
Published in: Bend Bulletin ( view article )

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