CLU in the News Archive

June 2013

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Thursday
June 27, 2013
Play under the stars
The Kingsmen Shakespeare Company will be bringing Bard back to the park with its 17th annual Shakespeare Festival at California Lutheran University’s Kingsmen Park in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
June 22, 2013
Expert paints positive picture
California can celebrate because its economy is improving, but it can’t become complacent.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
June 21, 2013
ELCA's first gay bishop barely newsworthy
It’s been a long time coming.
Published in: The Times Herald ( view article )

Friday
June 21, 2013
Local National Public Radio affiliate debuts
Local radio listeners now have a new station for Central Coast news, traffic reports and weather forecasts, along with national and international public broadcast shows.
Published in: Five Cities Times Press Recorder ( view article )

Friday
June 21, 2013
New economic forecast from Ventura County researach project shows improvement for state
A new report by a Ventura County based economic forecast project says the state’s economy is clearly improving.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
June 20, 2013
Local NPR affiliate officially goes live
Local radio listeners now have a new station for Central Coast news, traffic reports and weather forecasts, along with national and international public broadcast shows.
Published in: Lompoc Record ( view article )

Thursday
June 20, 2013
Ventura County educators to be honored at CLU dinner Saturday
Ventura County businessman Darrin Parrent wanted to see that those people involved in teaching in Ventura County had a night of their own.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
June 19, 2013
Local NPR affiliate officially goes live
Local radio listeners now have a new station for Central Coast news, traffic reports and weather forecasts, along with national and international public broadcast shows.
Published in: Santa Maria Times ( view article )

Wednesday
June 19, 2013
The Wright way of constructing a reputation
“The Big Year” should have been a bigger movie, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
June 11, 2013
Evangelical Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop
For more than two decades, the Rev. R. Guy Erwin couldn’t officially be a priest in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Published in: LA Independent ( view article )

Tuesday
June 11, 2013
Gay Lutheran bishop-elect to attend White House LGBT event
The Rev. R. Guy Erwin, who was recently elected the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's first openly gay bishop, will attend a White House reception Thursday marking LGBT Pride Month, church officials said.
Published in: Los Angeles Times ( view article )

Monday
June 10, 2013
Lutheran church's first gay bishop has area ties
The first openly gay bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America is a registered Osage Indian and a graduate of Sapulpa High School.
Published in: Tulsa World ( view article )

Sunday
June 9, 2013
Gay bishop aims to bridge gaps
A week ago, Wikipedia had nothing to say about the Rev. Guy Erwin, a religion professor at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
June 7, 2013
Rev. Guy Erwin on becoming the Evangelical Lutheran Church's first openly gay bishop
We'll talk with Reverend Guy Erwin about his new role, and what it means to be the first openly gay bishop.
Published in: KPCC ( view article )

Friday
June 7, 2013
USA Women's rugby team training at CLU, to play at Oxnard College
The USA Rugby Women’s Eagles team had specific needs for the site of its training camp.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
June 6, 2013
CLU student, a TOHS grad, dies during research outing
A 20-year-old Cal Lutheran University biology major who died last week while researching lizards in the hills above the Thousand Oaks campus was a bright student who loved science and photography.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
June 6, 2013
Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop
A prominent Lutheran scholar and theologian in California will become the first openly gay bishop in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, a denomination that opened its ministry to gay and partnered pastors only four years ago.
Published in: The Christian Century ( view article )

Thursday
June 6, 2013
Q&A with Jimmy Bankson, San Clemente senior guard and Cal Lutheran commit
It’s his individual scoring prowess that has given Jimmy Bankson the opportunity to play basketball at the collegiate level and he will do so next year at Cal Lutheran, an NCAA Division III school that plays in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
Published in: San Clemente Times ( view article )

Thursday
June 6, 2013
Swedish theater group to perform at CLU
A poor farmer’s son who’s in love with the daughter of a wealthy landowner is the premise of “Värmlänningarna,” a Swedish folk musical that will be performed Sunday in the Samuelson Chapel at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
June 5, 2013
Study outing turns fatal for CLU student
A California Lutheran University student who died nearly a week ago while researching lizards in the hills north of campus, was preparing to become a doctor.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
June 4, 2013
A very rare flower
If I learned anything in preaching at all, I credit it all to a botanist, writes CLU alumna Kae Evensen.
Published in: Working Preacher ( view article )

Tuesday
June 4, 2013
Let's stop being trashy; sack plastic bag option
Those favoring single-use bags claim that those who want to rid the planet of their pesky presence rely too heavily on “emotional” appeals, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
June 3, 2013
ELCA Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America has elected its first openly gay bishop, the Rev. R. Guy Erwin, to oversee churches in Southern California, four years after the church allowed openly gay men and lesbians to serve as clergy.
Published in: Religion News Service ( view article )

Monday
June 3, 2013
Erwin is first gay, first American Indian ELCA synod bishop
R. Guy Erwin was elected May 31 to a six-year term as bishop of the ELCA Southwest California Synod at its assembly May 30-June 1 in Woodland Hills, Calif.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

Monday
June 3, 2013
Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop
For more than two decades, the Rev. R. Guy Erwin couldn't officially be a priest in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. On Friday, he was elected a bishop.
Published in: CBS 58 ( view article )

Monday
June 3, 2013
Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop
For more than two decades, the Rev. R. Guy Erwin couldn't officially be a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. On Friday, he was elected a bishop.
Published in: CNN ( view article )

Monday
June 3, 2013
Lutherans elect first openly homosexual bishop
The Lutheran Evangelical Church of America (ELCA) has elected its first-ever openly homosexual bishop.
Published in: Christian News Network ( view article )

Sunday
June 2, 2013
CLU professor will be church's first openly gay bishop
A California Lutheran University professor will become the first openly gay bishop in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in ­­America.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
June 2, 2013
Elegido el primer obispo luterano abiertamente gay en EE UU
La Iglesia Luterana Evangélica de Estados Unidos (ELCA, por sus siglas en inglés) eligió el pasado viernes a su primer obispo abiertamente homosexual durante su asamblea anual que tuvo lugar en Woodland Hills, localidad situada al sur de California.
Published in: El Pais ( view article )

Sunday
June 2, 2013
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America elects first Native American bishop
In electing its first Native American Bishop, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) also elected its first openly gay Bishop.
Published in: Indian Country Today Media Network ( view article )

Sunday
June 2, 2013
Lutheran assembly elects first openly gay bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America elected its first openly gay bishop to a six-year term on Friday at an annual assembly in Southern California, officials said.
Published in: Los Angeles Daily News ( view article )

Sunday
June 2, 2013
Lutheran assembly elects first openly gay bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America elected its first openly gay bishop to a six-year term on Friday at an annual assembly in Southern California, officials said.
Published in: The Seattle Times ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Church Council approves concept of merger
The ELCA Church Council approved April 6 the concept of a merger between California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, and Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Berkeley, Calif.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Evangelical Lutheran Church elects first openly gay bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America has elected its first openly gay bishop, also its first Native American one.
Published in: Advocate.com ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Evangelical Lutheran Church elects first openly gay bishop
A Woodland Hills theology professor ordained just two years ago after the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America dropped its ban on same-sex ministers was elected Friday as the church's first openly gay bishop.
Published in: Los Angeles Times ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America elects first openly gay bishop
Rev. Dr. Guy Erwin has been elected as Bishop of the Southwest California Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Published in: KPCC ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Evangelical Lutheran Church of America elects first openly gay bishop in Los Angeles
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America elected its first openly gay bishop to a six-year term on Friday at an annual assembly in Southern California, officials said.
Published in: The Washington Post ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Evangelical Luthern Church in America elects first openly gay bishop
In a historic move, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) has elected its first-ever openly gay bishop.
Published in: San Diego Gay & Lesbian News ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
Lutheran assembly elects first openly gay bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America elected its first openly gay bishop to a six-year term on Friday at an annual assembly in Southern California, officials said.
Published in: ABC News ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
The trouble with food
The trouble is that the food in our grocery stores has “background,” writes CLU religion professor Sam Thomas.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

Saturday
June 1, 2013
US Evangelical Lutherans elect first openly gay bishop
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America has elected the Reverend R. Guy Erwin to be its first ever openly gay bishop.
Published in: Gay Star News ( view article )

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