CLU in the News Archive

March 2011

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Wednesday
March 30, 2011
'Nuclear Boy' draws on humor to ease kids' fears
Some of us stumbled upon "Nuclear Boy," a crudely drawn animated clip from Japan that explains the nuclear reactor predicament, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 29, 2011
Minnich providing CLU with a healthy advantage
Byron Minnich, a Thousand Oaks High graduate, suffered a torn labrum in his shoulder during his sophomore year.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 27, 2011
Time to stop desecrating nature
As the price of crude oil soars past $100 a barrel our insatiable addiction runs the risk of polluting 4.2 percent of Earth's fresh water in the Mackenzie River system.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
March 26, 2011
New preschool to open at CLU
A new preschool serving the children of California Lutheran University faculty and staff has been completed and will open next month.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
March 24, 2011
Report: State economic zombie
The latest economic report on California likens the state's economy to a zombie — "not quite dead, but certainly not vigorous."
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 22, 2011
CLU exhibit to feature digital and interactive media
Highlighting the growing role these artists play, the work of CLU's most talented graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, animators, digital filmmakers and computer artists will be on display during the CLUFest 2011 Multimedia Showcase.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 22, 2011
Juarez off and running
Julea Juarez won the race, but sprinted off the track before being told her time.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 20, 2011
The many faces of Doug Jones
Doug Jones figures to show his real face Wednesday night when he comes to California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks to talk about his craft as part of the "Conversations With ..." actor speaker series started and hosted by professor Markus Flanagan.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
March 17, 2011
Positives to be found in Cal Lutheran loss
A respectable showing in doubles, a strong performance by Andrew Giuffrida and a spirited comeback bid were all positive signs from Cal Lutheran's nonconference match against Kenyon (Ohio) on Monday afternoon.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 16, 2011
Remembering the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes
Hearing that Peter J. Gomes, the pastor to Harvard University for the past 41 years, met his maker two weeks ago, prompted me to retrieve the tape of our radio interview in 1997, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 15, 2011
Green Team, college to teach businesses sustainability
A panel today at California Lutheran University’s Corporate Leaders Breakfast focused on sustainability.
Published in: San Fernando Valley Business Journal ( view article )

Tuesday
March 15, 2011
Swing adjustment paying off for CLU's Boggan
Nick Boggan's contributions have helped boost CLU (13-6, 9-2) into first place in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference standings.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
March 12, 2011
CLU Choir heads to Carnegie Hall
Music by Franz Joseph Haydn followed by gospel songs and crossover pop arrangements by U2, Annie Lennox and Dolly Parton will highlight the 2011 tour of the California Lutheran University Choir that starts at Carnegie Hall and ends in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
March 12, 2011
School superintendents discuss challenges of their roles
Several top educators gathered Thursday evening for a discussion about public school leadership at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 9, 2011
Power down and consume less
In a warming world the most important natural resource is fresh water, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Austin Statesman ( view article )

Wednesday
March 9, 2011
Strong and steady wins the retention race
Director of Retention Angela Naginey has employed a “holistic” strategy in her retention initiative at Cal Lutheran University.
Published in: Campus Technology ( view article )

Tuesday
March 8, 2011
CLU's Colvin is on course for improvement
Parker Colvin was recently named Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Male Athlete of the Week after shooting an even-par 72 to finish in the top 10 of the second SCIAC round.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
March 6, 2011
What Cal Lutheran is all about
As a liberal arts and sciences university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, we embrace and live out the Lutheran tradition of higher education, writes CLU President Chris Kimball.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
March 5, 2011
Master shares creative vision at CLU
From a piece of chalk, a renown sculptor was born.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
March 4, 2011
A group for secular students finds its way on a Christian campus
The students who began the Secular Student Alliance at Cal Lutheran, which is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, see it as tied to the university's mission, which "encourages critical inquiry into matters of both faith and reason."
Published in: The Chronicle of Higher Education ( view article )

Friday
March 4, 2011
CLU students help area children with their homework
Children living in public housing in Thousand Oaks and Camarillo are getting help with their homework and after-school care, thanks to a partnership between the Area Housing Authority of Ventura County and California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
March 4, 2011
Former sweatshop worker speaks out against inhumane factory conditions
A former sweatshop worker who now campaigns to raise awareness of inhumane factory conditions will speak at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks to mark International Women's Day on Tuesday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
March 4, 2011
Sneak preview into the state of the county
Every five years, the Ventura County Civic Alliance, in partnership with California Lutheran University, releases the State of the Region Report, a document which examines "12 quality of life indicators" in Ventura County.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
March 3, 2011
NBC correspondent to talk at CLU
Now an award-winning national correspondent for NBC News, Miguel Almaguer was never the kind of person who knew what he wanted to do when he was a kid.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
March 3, 2011
Please stay tuned
KCLU’s general manager discusses the possible elimination of public broadcasting funding.
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Wednesday
March 2, 2011
CLU student government votes on change to its constitution
The student government at California Lutheran University has approved a proposed change to its constitution that would remove the phrase "to further Christian growth" from the preamble.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
March 2, 2011
There's nothing trivial about Watson's debut
The contestant with the plasma screen visage and sing-song voice may have wiped up the floor with “Jeopardy!’s” (human) finest, yet Watson will never be able to dish up such nerdy witticisms as Ken Jennings’ homage to “The Simpsons” — “I, for one, welcome our new computer overlords” — jotted under his Final Jeopardy response, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 1, 2011
Family shares Norwegian heritage with students
Noomi Wennberg and her granddaughter, Alexandra Passolt, teach Norwegian classes at California Lutheran University's Scandinavian Center in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
March 1, 2011
Season ends for tennis player
Nick Ballou tried to tough it out and play through the pain.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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