CLU in the News Archive

April 2011

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Stories
Friday
April 29, 2011
CLU workshop to focus on domestic violence
The psychology behind domestic violence will highlight a workshop May 6 at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
April 29, 2011
Oregon forecast: Retail sales take lead, housing drags
Oregon’s recent economic performance has exceeded my expectations, writes CLU economist Dan Hamilton.
Published in: Oregon Business Report ( view article )

Thursday
April 28, 2011
Economic forecast encouraging
An encouraging but tenuous economic forecast for the State of Oregon during the first quarter of 2011.
Published in: KBND News/Talk 1110 ( view article )

Thursday
April 28, 2011
Green Week: Lifestyle tweaks
CLU biologist Reese Halter suggests lifestyle changes to save the earth.
Published in: MSNBC ( view article )

Wednesday
April 27, 2011
One excellent choice to protect our many jewels
It's safe to say that Brian Brennan is the only member of the California Coastal Commission who owns a vacation home in the Bahamas, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
April 27, 2011
Oregon's economy taking the slow train to recover
A new report out Wednesday says Oregon’s economy is recovering better than many have expected.
Published in: Oregon Public Broadcasting ( view article )

Tuesday
April 26, 2011
CLU's Rogers and Rohach pulling double duty this spring
There have been a few moments when Eric Rogers and Lauren Rohach have questioned their sanity.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
April 22, 2011
CLU student wins SCIART scholarship for artwork
Studio Channel Islands in Old Town Camarillo gave its Award for Excellence in Art Studies on April 7 to Luis Peña, a California Lutheran University art major.
Published in: Camarillo Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
April 21, 2011
Best Burger Battle
CLU students help CNBC reporter Jane Wells decide which burger is better.
Published in: CNBC ( view article )

Thursday
April 21, 2011
Burger Battle: Los Angeles
We went to California Lutheran University to do an unscientific—but blind—burger taste test with a dozen students, writes reporter Jane Wells in her Funny Business blog.
Published in: CNBC ( view article )

Thursday
April 21, 2011
Lifestyle tweaks help planet, save money
This Earth week, you and your family can save money and make a big difference helping our environment by changing just a few habits, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Atlanta Journal Constitution ( view article )

Tuesday
April 19, 2011
CLU instructor discusses Melissa Gilbert's upcoming appearance
Markus Flanagan talks to KBBY's Bo Jaxon.
Published in: KBBY ( view article )

Tuesday
April 19, 2011
Earth Day message: Then & now
In 1970, Dave Randle was a student at California Lutheran University and held the position of Religious Activities Commissioner in the Student Government.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Tuesday
April 19, 2011
LaMoure repaying CLU from the mound
Baseball player John LaMoure is grateful that Cal Lutheran gave him a chance to pitch and is trying to repay the favor.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
April 19, 2011
Remembering VTech victims
The day of the Virginia Tech massacre was life-changing for Jamie E. Banker, now a licensed marriage and family therapist who joined the California Lutheran University faculty in August and is the director of the counseling psychology program.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
April 18, 2011
Melissa Gilbert to speak to aspiring actors
The actress talks to Bo Jaxon on his KBBY morning show in advance of her appearance at California Lutheran University.
Published in: KBBY ( view article )

Sunday
April 17, 2011
From Vikings to ABBA
Ava Farriday, 10, and her brother Declan, 8, stood wide-eyed as Gregg Vaughn of the Viking reenactment group Ravens of Odin showed them a sword and an ax from his collection of ancient Scandinavian weapons.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
April 16, 2011
California Lutheran screens documentary on religious-environmental activists
"Renewal," a documentary that captures the vitality and diversity of today's religious-environmental activists, will be screened Wednesday at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
April 15, 2011
Law banning gender discrimination focus of Conejo Valley forum
KCLU's Lance Orozco reports on a forum in Ventura County which looked at the effects of a federal law banning discrimination in educational programs based on gender.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Friday
April 15, 2011
Letter-perfect fun
L-O-T-S O-F L-A-U-G-H-S. Those three words spell out the endearing essence of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," on stage through Sunday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
April 15, 2011
Scandinavian Festival gains more flair
The annual Scandinavian Festival celebrating the heritage of the Conejo Valley's first settlers will take place April 16 and 17 on the campus of California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
April 14, 2011
Forum empowers female athletes
Female athletes were honored by the Thousand Oaks branch of the American Association of University Women during a Title IX forum at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
April 14, 2011
Turning off the dark
A California Lutheran University event, one of many held throughout the nation, included a march and candlelight vigil to take a stand against all forms of violence including sexual assaults in particular against women.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
April 13, 2011
It's what's missing that matters in presidential bios
It would seem that the official presidential biographies more closely resemble the barefaced presidential boosterism served up in pre-1950 Tinsel Town biopics rather than the "warts-and-all" exposés we have come to expect these days, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
April 12, 2011
CLU track teams get a meet of their own
CLU is hosting the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Quad Meet No. 3 at Moorpark College at 11 a.m. Saturday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
April 11, 2011
CSUCI, CLU to present education conference
Diana Stephens, the assistant professor of counseling and guidance in the education department at California Lutheran University, is constantly looking for ways to make public education work better.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
April 10, 2011
Roadside attractions beset Thousand Oaks
To some the proposed refurbishing of the Auto Mall sign is red meat — a gaudy avatar of Vegas commercialism threatening the fabric of community, writes CLU professor Herb Gooch.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
April 10, 2011
Title IX's impact: progress but not perfection
The Thousand Oaks branch of the AAUW recently completed a six-month study of three high schools in the Conejo Valley Unified School District. The results of the study will be released during a Title IX forum Tuesday night at 7 at California Lutheran University's Overton Hall.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
April 9, 2011
CLU students reject change to student constitution
Students at California Lutheran University have rejected a proposed change to the student constitution that would have removed the phrase "to promote Christian growth."
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
April 7, 2011
CLU will present 'Spelling Bee'
"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," a Tony Award-winning one-act musical that follows six quirky adolescents as they try to win the top prize, will be staged today through April 17 at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
April 7, 2011
Troupe's tricks thrill Rio youngsters
About 160 migrant students in Oxnard's Rio Learning Academy were buzzing with newfound appreciation for the Bard after a Shakespearean workshop and play on Saturday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
April 5, 2011
McEnroe gets early look at '11 Kingsmen
The Kingsmen opened spring practice last week, and will have 15 non-padded practices to work on their technique and experiment with certain alignments.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
April 5, 2011
Tea organizers pour their effort into aiding CLU
Competing for unique table setting and other awards, local ladies will decorate tables using their own china and linens at the Hats and High Tea to benefit California Lutheran University's Community Leaders Association.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
April 3, 2011
California: Club Med meets the Third World
Even if California did see 96,000 new jobs in February, that pace is unlikely to be maintained.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Sunday
April 3, 2011
CLU to screen film about toxins, cancer
California Lutheran University will present "Living Downstream," a 2010 documentary based on a year in the life of an ecologist who has researched links between cancer and environmental pollutants.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
April 2, 2011
Applications up at local universities
Two local universities had a significant increase in applications this year, though they're accepting roughly the same number of students as last year.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
April 1, 2011
California's DURT hurts economic performance
California remains mired in something like a zombie state, not quite dead, but certainly not vigorous, writes California Lutheran University economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: BusinessLife ( view article )

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