CLU in the News Archive

August 2009

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Stories
Sunday
August 30, 2009
Ventura/CLU partnership reaps rewards
Monday, 600 students from California Lutheran University will join forces with Ventura city staff and Police and Fire departments for the city’s largest annual volunteer project.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
August 26, 2009
Going to the beach all in a day's work for CLU football team
The Cal Lutheran football team left behind its helmets for an afternoon foray to Zuma Beach, competing in offbeat and occasionally outlandish competitions (see: volleyball with a 12-pound medicine ball) that left everyone laughing and will probably generate locker-room stories for the rest of the season.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
August 23, 2009
CLU begins work on goal
As the Cal Lutheran football team took the field Saturday for the first practice of its 2009 season, the team was clearly aware of its purpose, and how much work it will take to achieve it.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
August 23, 2009
Where have you gone, California?
I was one of the approximately 200 curious local citizens willing to be at California Lutheran University at 8:30 on Monday morning, Aug. 3, to see if there was any chance that California may have found a way to repair a state government that is clearly broken, writes Rob Collins.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
August 17, 2009
California disease: Oregon at risk of economic malady
California has been exporting people to Oregon for many years, even amid the recession in both states, write CLU economist Bill Watkins and Joel Kotkin.
Published in: The Oregonian ( view article )

Sunday
August 9, 2009
Is homeownership cheaper than renting in the county?
The rent versus home purchase decision is fundamental for most families, writes CLU economist Kirk Lesh.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
August 6, 2009
Is constitutional convention the answer?
A public forum at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks on Aug. 3 looked at whether a constitutional convention fix the fiscal and governance problems facing our state.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
August 6, 2009
Lu-Dawg baseball camp comes full circle
Adam Leavitt attended his first Lu-Dawg Baseball Camp at Cal Lutheran when he was 8. This summer the Cal Lutheran assistant baseball coach is teaching the game to young campers.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
August 5, 2009
Can we trust ourselves?
Sitting in a conference center at California Lutheran University on Monday, I heard an echo of Robert Kennedy, writes columnist Timm Herdt.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
August 5, 2009
Die-hard bikers still feel 'hassled by The Man'
Only a few months after “The Wild Angels” was released, the Air Quality Act mandated that the federal government conduct extensive ambient monitoring studies and stationary source inspections, writes communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
August 4, 2009
Consensus for change is clear among CLU forum attendees
Not everyone in the crowd at a Monday forum on constitutional change in California government was focused on the same targets
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
August 4, 2009
Public forum held on proposed effort to reform state government
Is California's state government broken? In the wake of the latest budget crisis, some people think so, and are calling for a constitutional convention to fix it. KCLU's Lance Orozco reports hundreds of people were on hand for a local forum on the idea at California Lutheran University.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Tuesday
August 4, 2009
Revising state law is seen as difficult
The road to a constitutional convention in California will be long, winding and treacherous, even the proposal’s advocates said during a panel discussion Monday on the topic at CLU.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
August 2, 2009
Change in state laws sought
California Lutheran University is sponsoring a panel discussion on the campaign to draft a ballot initiative that would call for a state constitutional convention, whereby delegates could rewrite whole swaths of California’s constitution.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
August 2, 2009
Is racial profiling always unjust?
In the case of Henry Louis Gates Jr., why is it profiling when a citizen calls 911 to report two men of unknown race trying to enter a residence with the knowledge that the residence has been burglarized before, asks political science professor Robert Meadows.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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