CLU in the News Archive

March 2009

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Stories
Friday
March 27, 2009
Senior moments
Senior art majors are leaving their marks at California Lutheran University in a series of exhibitions.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 25, 2009
Film explores apocalypse
After a showing of "Silhouette City" at CLU, a panel argued that belief in the idea affects U.S. politics.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 25, 2009
Regals have infusion of talent
Suz Nomura is the lone senior for a Regals team that improved its record to 9-5 after Tuesday’s 9-0 win over Mills College.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 24, 2009
Competing with publics on price
Two private colleges create or expand programs that lower tuition for students who are admitted to local state universities.
Published in: Inside Higher Ed ( view article )

Monday
March 23, 2009
Human slavery topic of event
A group working to end human trafficking and slavery will come to California Lutheran University this month.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 22, 2009
'Like a fireball'
With almost unimaginable energy and few resources, Mary Olson runs the winning KCLU.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 22, 2009
Active interaction
Rising participation shows CLU intramural sports are not only for athletes.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 22, 2009
Colorful Indian festival at CLU
A huge, colorful water fight broke out Saturday morning on the campus of California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks and even some additional drizzle didn’t dampen the participants’ enthusiasm.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
March 19, 2009
Leading by teaching: Enlarge playing field
A major focus of our attention should be to take immediate steps to encourage more senior leaders to not only act with this sense of urgency, but assure a sustainable future by becoming teachers and mentors of younger talent within their own companies, writes Ritch Eich.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 18, 2009
Robertson has power to end two games in one day
Cal Lutheran junior Emily Robertson completed a double-header against Hendrix (Ark.) last Wednesday with walk-off home runs in 3-2 and 5-2 victories at Hutton Field.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 18, 2009
Taking chance with lifting ban on coffin photos
For those opposed to the hostilities in Iraq and Afghanistan, the past 18 years have given “photographing flag-draped coffins” veritable battle-cry status, writes communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 17, 2009
Clinic treats patients and offers counseling for financial ailments
The free assistance is provided through an initiative by California Lutheran University’s Institute of Finance as a way to reach out to those in the community who are hurting financially.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 17, 2009
Longtime psychology professor at Cal Lutheran named provost
California Lutheran University has once again turned to one of its own to fill a top post, naming a longtime psychology professor and administrator as its new provost.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
March 12, 2009
Cal Lutheran professor tells Republican women that President Obama faces major challenges
The first 30 days of President Barack Obama's presidency offer some insight as to what to expect in the future, said Herbert Gooch, California Lutheran University political science department chair.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
March 12, 2009
CLU economic forecast isn't pretty
Hundreds of financial, mortgage and real estate professionals gathered with city officials, professors and students to hear experts talk about what's going to happen next with the economy.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
March 12, 2009
T.O. not immune from hate crimes
Helen Lim, a California Lutheran University criminal justice assistant professor who specializes in the study of hate crimes, discusses the complex causes of hate.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
March 11, 2009
Lots of encouraging signs for women's track team
What CLU head coach Matt Lea viewed as a potential conference championship team could become a reality.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 10, 2009
Award-winning CLU professor hooked on theater
Ken Gardner is a theater arts professor at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks and recently won the National Playwriting Program Excellence in Education Award.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
March 9, 2009
Students readjust to life at home
Some California colleges, including California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, are rethinking their approach to studying abroad, recognizing students might need almost as much help adjusting to life back home as they did getting ready to leave.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
March 6, 2009
CLU snags quite a team
California Lutheran University scored quite a coup in late February when it lured the University of California Santa Barbara’s Economic Forecast Project team to Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
March 6, 2009
Hymns in the key of riff
Organist Christoph Bull, who will perform with the Master Chorale of Ventura County at California Lutheran University, is bullish on injecting rock energy into sacred music
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
March 6, 2009
The Billion-Dollar Question: Which Students Benefit?
The new economic-stimulus law includes more than $29-billion in provisions directed at making college more affordable in the next two years. The Chronicle spoke with four students who qualify for need-based financial aid, and with financial-aid officials at their four institutions.
Published in: The Chronicle of Higher Education ( view article )

Wednesday
March 4, 2009
It's time to help change the world for the better
Some Boys and Girls Club alumni have achieved stellar distinction in their respective fields and most have overcome the odds to get an education, raise a family, serve their country, pursue a career or support the community, writes CLU communication instructor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 4, 2009
Team rebounds after first loss
The Kingsmen (10-1, 5-1 SCIAC) suffered their first loss of the season last weekend against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, but beat Claremont in the series finale, and has started practice well this week.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 1, 2009
Ask first, fire later
Although culturally divisive, CLU professor David Marcey writes that he hopes this issue may serve as an example of how we, as a society, should approach the inevitable ethical concerns that new technologies will continue to bring us.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 1, 2009
CLU program feeds bookworms
The need for a green revolution and a darkly comic tale of a taxi driver in India will be among the diverse topics when California Lutheran University holds its annual series of book reviews for the community, starting this week and running through May on the Thousand Oaks campus.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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