CLU in the News Archive

August 2012

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Tuesday
August 28, 2012
Women's volleyball team comes in ready to roll
The veterans returned in better shape than ever, and the rookies are even more impressive than expected.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
August 27, 2012
'Representational art is dead,' is it?
A conference hosted by California Lutheran University will be an historic event of international scope, where major thought-leaders, critics, art historians, and studio artists will be able to share ideas about what is happening in 21st Century Representational Art.
Published in: Artist Mentors Online ( view article )

Sunday
August 26, 2012
Grace Brethren grad Ramay wins CLU's starting QB job
On Saturday, senior Kevin Ramay was named the starter for CLU's season-opening game at Pacific Lutheran (Wash.) on Sept. 8.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
August 26, 2012
Peace pole at CLU preschool honors two former students
Miriam Nakayama, a teacher for 26 years at the California Lutheran University Fredrickson Family Early Childhood Center, lad the unveiling Friday evening of a peace pole dedicated to two former students who died in 2011.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
August 24, 2012
Boys & Girls Clubs good for kids, local economy, study says
A seven-year study of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme shows the after-school program has improved the academic and personal outlook for the hundreds of children taking part, many of whom are at risk.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
August 23, 2012
Facebook users tend to be all talk, author’s new book concludes
A self-described “Facebook lurker,” José Marichal is focused on issues more pertinent than his colleague’s new haircut or a friend’s recent weekend trip to Las Vegas.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
August 22, 2012
After-school progams studied
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme invited economists to study the outcomes of some of their clubs.
Published in: KEYT ( view article )

Monday
August 20, 2012
1960s pop culture icon still on top of his game
Bob Eubanks' mantra came through loud and clear in his recent talk at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: San Fernando Valley Business Journal ( view article )

Monday
August 20, 2012
Contest for QB kicks off at CLU
CLU, which is ranked No. 12 nationally in two preseason polls, begins the season on the road against Pacific Lutheran (Wash.) on Sept. 8.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
August 16, 2012
Change of plans for Ventura River bottom cleanup
Because of the recent fires in the river bottom, California Lutheran University administrators and city staff decided it would be best for the students’ safety to spend their annual community service program removing invasive plants near Ventura’s wastewater treatment plant.
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Thursday
August 16, 2012
Our materialistic clutter runs deep in real life
It was exactly like the opening scene in "Citizen Kane," only Orson Welles didn't drop the Austrian snow globe — I did, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
August 16, 2012
Prolific CLU donor turned metal shop into multimillion dollar corporation
Jack Gilbert, the founder of Thousand Oaks Land and Development Company, died at age 91.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Tuesday
August 14, 2012
Hundreds attend memorial service for Ventura County businessman, philanthropist
Ventura County leaders gathered today for a memorial services for a businessman, and philanthropist who donated millions to education, and public service projects in the region.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
August 12, 2012
Fire concerns cancel Ventura River cleanup
Because of a recent spate of fires, the city of Ventura is redirecting the 600 California Lutheran University students who usually clean up the Ventura River bottom to a safer site.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
August 12, 2012
Peaceful religion a target
My wife and I often discuss how to raise our son and, as Sikh Americans, we question whether to keep his hair unshorn and tied in a conspicuous turban as our religion guides us to do, writes CLU assistant professor of religion Rahuldeep Singh Gill.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
August 10, 2012
Remembering Jack Gilbert
He had an engaging smile, an independent streak and a willingness to stand up for what he thought was right.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
August 10, 2012
Why the two sides have it wrong on Chick-fil-A
Dan Cathy, president and CEO of Chick-fil-A, catapulted gay marriage back to the forefront with his recent comments, writes CLU alumnus Matthew Craffey.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
August 8, 2012
A very special man
John "Jack" Gilbert belonged to that generation of Americans who believe that giving back to their community was an honor.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
August 7, 2012
CLU philanthropist Jack Gilbert dies at 91
As an entrepreneur and investor, John "Jack" Gilbert knew the importance of a college education even though he never received one.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
August 6, 2012
Jack Gilbert dies
Philanthropist Jack Gilbert has died.
Published in: KEYT ( view article )

Monday
August 6, 2012
TOLD Corp. founder Jack Gilbert dies
Ventura County business leader and philanthropist Jack Gilbert has died.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
August 2, 2012
CLU student will swim at Paralympics
Cortney Jordan will represent Team USA at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
August 2, 2012
Oregon output soars as job growth stutters
A California economist told a Bend audience of business and community leaders that recent data revealed a remarkable surge in Oregon’s economic output – but not one that is producing the typical concurrent rise in jobs in its wake.
Published in: Cascade Business News ( view article )

Thursday
August 2, 2012
Teachers schooled at literacy workshop
About 150 elementary and secondary educators attended a summer literacy workshop at California Lutheran University last month.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
August 1, 2012
Art in transition
This fall some of the most influential minds in the art world will converge on Ventura to explore the direction of representational art in the 21st century.
Published in: Ventana Monthly ( view article )

Wednesday
August 1, 2012
Behind the Lights: The Road to London 2012
Tony Azevedo, captain of the U.S. Olympic Water Polo team, shows us what it takes to compete in one of the games’ most physically grueling sports at California Lutheran University.
Published in: BBC Worldwide Productions ( view article )

Wednesday
August 1, 2012
Creativity rounds sand sculpting contest into form
Three veritable Ventura County summertime institutions share three important characteristics, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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