CLU in the News Archive

June 2014

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Stories
Sunday
June 29, 2014
Backstage bustles at the Sante Fe Opera
After a few years behind the scenes, a young Santa Fean has a good view of the days, weeks and months of work that culminate in the finished productions you’ll be able to see when the Santa Fe Opera opens its season tonight.
Published in: Albuquerque Journal ( view article )

Saturday
June 28, 2014
Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival launches season with 'Twelfth Night'
Shakespeare's comedy "Twelfth Night" will launch the 18th season of the Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
June 27, 2014
Co-working spaces foster startups in Santa Maria, Westlake Village
New co-working spaces are springing up in Santa Maria and Westlake Village.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
June 27, 2014
Watkins: State economic growth to vary widely by region
Economic growth for California as a whole will be barely discernible for the rest of 2014, the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University predicted in a report released Thursday.
Published in: Santa Barbara News-Press ( view article )

Thursday
June 26, 2014
Brazilians study business in Simi
Several Brazilian students competed with business students from California Lutheran University during the challenge, which featured SWOT analysis strategies to evaluate strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
June 26, 2014
County redistricting efforts worked, report says
Whether or not redistricting helped to improve representation on the Ventura County Board of Supervisors was a bit of a mystery until this year when a newly published report suggested that the redistricting worked.
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Saturday
June 21, 2014
Report praises redistricting push
The 2001 redistricting of Ventura County’s five supervisorial districts by a citizens group has resulted in fairer representation and greater public engagement in a range of issues, a new study has found.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
June 19, 2014
How do you turn your academic work into a helpful resource for the community?
Dr. Gregory Freeland is a Professor of Political Science at California Lutheran University who saw something unique happening in his county and decided to study it for the benefit of other communities in a similar situation.
Published in: SAGE Connection ( view article )

Thursday
June 19, 2014
Study by Ventura County college professor gives high marks for citizen involvement in redistricting
A study by a California Lutheran University professor says a cutting-edge effort by Ventura County a decade ago to give residents more of a say in redistricting led to better representation.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Wednesday
June 18, 2014
Once back home, the next fight begins for veterans
Breaking promises to veterans is not just a 20th century phenomenon, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
June 17, 2014
CLU snags head of UCSB's startup contest
Mike Panesis, a key player in entrepreneurship circles who heads the biggest collegiate business-pitch contest in the region, is leaving UC Santa Barbara for a post at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Monday
June 16, 2014
India's incomplete democracy
With the ascension of Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party come inevitable concerns about India's willingness to treat all of its citizens equally, writes California Lutheran University faculty member Rahuldeep Singh Gill.
Published in: Los Angeles Times ( view article )

Saturday
June 14, 2014
Huddle offers space for startups to grow
A creative space for entrepreneurs with mentoring for those working on their own startups is set to open in Westlake Village this summer.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
June 13, 2014
Vallejo Admirals slugger Nick Boggan off to hot start at the plate
The Admirals first baseman cracked his second homer of the season and went 4-for-4 against the Pittsburg Mettle to raise his average to a league-leading .516.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
June 9, 2014
Late-bloomer Bowman among 5 inductees
Success on the basketball floor taught Gary Bowman some valuable lessons, some well beyond athletics.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
June 8, 2014
Don't count state GOP out just yet
While there were few surprises in the California primary election on the Democratic side, there was a dramatic shift in the Republican candidates who ran, and won, writes California Lutheran University alumnus Matthew Craffey.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
June 7, 2014
Blum's next step is into county Hall of Fame
Something special happened for Steve Blum whenever his feet met the ground in a racing venue.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
June 4, 2014
Up, up and away - first woman flies into history
Next, not only would Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette and Gustav III of Sweden be brought together on this very day in 1784 to witness the triumphant flight of La Gustave (named to commemorate the Swedish ruler’s visit) but would witness Élisabeth Thible being given a place in the history books as well, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
June 1, 2014
Professional playbook
Evan Forster has a plan for encouraging start-ups in Ventura County.
Published in: 805 Living ( view article )

Sunday
June 1, 2014
Speak loudly for voiceless women
We have seen heart-wrenching images of the kidnapped Nigerian girls' mothers with tears streaming down their cheeks and, yet, we have not heard them speak, writes California Lutheran University alumna Fortunate Hove.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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