CLU in the News Archive

September 2011

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Friday
September 30, 2011
Chinese Moon Fest celebrates harvest
Highlighting one of the most important festivals celebrated in China and around the world, the Pacific Pearl Music Association will present a free evening of traditional Chinese and Western compositions during the third annual Chinese Moon Festival Concert at California Lutheran University on Saturday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 29, 2011
Evolution doesn't have to clash with Christianity, author tells CLU crowd
The concept of evolution doesn't have to clash with Christianity, and may even serve to strengthen faith.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
Adina Nack discusses Gardasil, HPV and Gov. Rick Perry’s controversial decision to vaccinate Texas schoolgirls
Adina Nack authored a book, titled "Damaged Goods" on women living with genital herpes and HPV infections published by Temple University Press in 2008.
Published in: KKZZ ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
CA 'becoming post-industrial hell'
A new economic forecast released today warns, “California is fast becoming a post-industrial hell for almost everyone except the gentry class, their best servants and the public sector.”
Published in: Cal Watchdog ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
CLU economic forecast paints grim picture for California, nation
The latest economic forecast by economists at California Lutheran University, in Thousand Oaks paints a bleak picture of what California, and the nation can expect for the rest of the year.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
Economist presents gloomy forecast for California
Confronted with state and national economies that have decidedly underperformed this year, audience members at a business growth program Tuesday night may have been glad they had a few drink tickets at the conclusion of an economic forecast for the rest of 2011 and next year
Published in: Santa Barbara News-Press ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
Economist speaking at Montecito Bank & Trust’s B2B event warns of slow growth ahead
California can expect more slow growth through next year, but the good news is that Santa Barbara County is well-equipped for a rebound in tourism and manufacturing, according to California Lutheran University economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: Noozhawk ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
New on Netflix: Whining and entitlement thinking
I have never received a missive from a chief executive officer before, much less one that began, "Dear Beverly, I messed up. I owe you an explanation."
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 28, 2011
Report predicts bleak future for state
The economic outlook for the United States and California is grim, according to the Center for Economic Research and Forecasting at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 27, 2011
First step for California: Admit there's a problem
California is fast becoming a post-industrial hell for almost everyone except the gentry class, their best servants, and the public sector, writes CLU economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Tuesday
September 27, 2011
First step for California: Admit there’s a problem
California is fast becoming a post-industrial hell for almost everyone except the gentry class, their best servants, and the public sector.
Published in: Fox & Hounds Daily ( view article )

Tuesday
September 27, 2011
Kingsmen's Kuntz stays positive
In the midst of a rough stretch, an athletic director often will call a coach into his office for a pep talk.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 27, 2011
Watkins: Slow growth ahead
California faces at least two quarters of very slow growth next year, with continued job losses and a decline in home prices that likely will extend to 2013.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Sunday
September 25, 2011
Best-selling author to give free lecture at CLU
The Rev. Michael Dowd, author of the bestseller "Thank God for Evolution: How the Marriage of Science and Religion Will Transform Your Life and Our World," will give a free lecture based on his book on Sept. 27 at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 24, 2011
2 Ventura County economists say we're on verge of double-dip recession
Two leading economists in Ventura County agree that the United States is on the verge of and might even already be in a double-dip recession.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 23, 2011
CLU to host screening of film about Chinese Joan of Arc
Rae Chang, writer, producer and director of a documentary about the Chinese Joan of Arc, Qiu Jin, will discuss the film at a free screening Saturday at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 22, 2011
Exhibit features trees scorched by wildfire
Gong Yuebin, an artist who recently emigrated from China will display his powerful installations featuring blackened tree trunks at California Lutheran University from Oct. 6 through Nov. 15.
Published in: San Fernando Valley Sun ( view article )

Thursday
September 22, 2011
Religious evolution
The Rev. Michael Dowd, author and religious naturalist, comes to Cal Lutheran to discuss science and religion
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Thursday
September 22, 2011
T.O. native produces documentary on plight of Haitian women
Thousand Oaks native Renee Bergan is an activist at heart.
Published in: Thousand Oaks Acorn ( view article )

Tuesday
September 20, 2011
Cal Lutheran water polo fit for season
CLU remains on a quest to capture the program's first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 18, 2011
Second-half surge lifts CLU to first win
The 19th-ranked Kingsmen erupted for 21 points in the third quarter to defeat Pacific Lutheran 28-17 in a nonconference game on Saturday afternoon at Moorpark College.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 18, 2011
Why the Eurozone will come apart
We’re witnessing what are almost surely the dying gasps of the European Union (EU) as we know it, writes CLU economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Saturday
September 17, 2011
CLU ready for home opener — at Moorpark College
The 19th-ranked Kingsmen (0-1) will be playing at Moorpark College at 1 p.m. while they continue waiting for their new stadium to be completed.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 17, 2011
Recession looms?
The United States may not be in a recession but is"remarkably close" to one, economist Bill Watkins said Thursday in Oxnard.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 15, 2011
CLU seeking redemption
CLU has an immediate chance to enact some revenge on Saturday when it hosts Redlands at 1 p.m. at Mt. Clef Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 14, 2011
CLU concert series celebrates pipe organ
Carl Swanson was present 20 years ago at the creation of a synergistic relationship between a pipe organ and a building.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 14, 2011
CLU expecting net gains in volleyball
CLU is coming off a historic season in which the Regals embarked on a 29-match winning streak and captured the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season and tournament titles.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 14, 2011
U.S. Postal Service needs to evolve, reform
No matter how you feel about junk mail or the USPS's "has-been" status, the closure of your local post office would be a palpable loss to you and your community, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
September 12, 2011
Missing Arctic sea ice: Wake-up call
As a field biologist with more than a quarter of a century of experience, I am disturbed to my very core about the unprecedented warming of our globe, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Sunday
September 11, 2011
CLU loses at Linfield again
Traveling to Maxwell Field hasn't been a pleasant experience for the Cal Lutheran football team.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 11, 2011
Pulitzer Prize-winning author talks to CLU students
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sonia Nazario told CLU students about traveling twice by trains from Honduras to the United States, and the therapy-producing nightmares she had when she returned.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 10, 2011
CLU opens against familiar foe
For two football programs separated by 950 miles, Cal Lutheran and Linfield have become very well-acquainted.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 9, 2011
CLU volleyball hosts 16-team tournament
Hosting the Posada Royale Invitational is a more of a competitive investment than a monetary one.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 9, 2011
Social media value touted
Using social media to grow your brand was the focus of a panel discussion for local business and community leaders Thursday at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 8, 2011
Omnirax makes KCLU dream happen
In 2009 planning began for a new KCLU facility to meet the station’s growing production and on-air needs.
Published in: Radio World ( view article )

Wednesday
September 7, 2011
CLU's new stadium in a holding pattern
It's Cal Lutheran's new stadium that is a game-time decision for the football program this season.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 7, 2011
Veteran CLU ready to kick off football season
All the pieces are in place for the Cal Lutheran Kingsmen to deliver a special season for the university's football program.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 1, 2011
Fall semester begins at CLU with 510 freshmen
Wednesday marked the first day of the fall semester at California Lutheran University, and in the center of the Thousand Oaks campus, freshmen were ringing a bell as they passed on their way to class.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 1, 2011
Hybrid approach drives retention success
In 2007, when California Lutheran University (CLU) campus leaders noticed a drop in freshman return rates, they charged me with serving as CLU’s retention champion.
Published in: eSchool News ( view article )

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