CLU in the News Archive

September 2012

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Stories
Sunday
September 30, 2012
CLU opens SCIAC with easy victory
The Cal Lutheran football team began pursuit of its fourth straight Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title in the same fashion it capped its third.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 29, 2012
CLU starts defense of SCIAC title
The Cal Lutheran football program has aspirations of being national title contenders.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 27, 2012
A portrait of excellence
Former California Lutheran University art professor Jerry Slattum will be named the Outstanding Scandinavian American of 2012.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 27, 2012
Brownley, Strickland to face off at candidates forum
Congressional candidates Julia Brownley and Tony Strickland, for the first and perhaps only time during the campaign, will face off at a forum, at California Lutheran University on Tuesday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 27, 2012
CLU economists predict 'ugly' fourth quarter in state
In their fourth-quarter forecast made public today, California Lutheran University economists say the state is growing slowly and that job growth is unsustainable.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 27, 2012
Economist dumps a bucket of gloom on Central Valley
High unemployment, high poverty rates and a lack of workers to take unskilled agricultural jobs are combining to throttle any hope of an economic recovery for the Central Valley, says a report by Bill Watkins, executive director of the California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research & Forecasting.
Published in: Central Valley Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
September 27, 2012
Economist: State's anemic recovery to continue
Ask economist Bill Watkins about the California economic forecast for the next two years and he delivers it in weatherman's terms.
Published in: Santa Barbara News-Press ( view article )

Thursday
September 27, 2012
Here's why people don't think we're in a recovery
Americans are poorer than they were, and their income is lower, and they are out of work or they know someone who is out of work. Of course they don't believe we are in a recovery, writes California Lutheran University economist Bill Watkins.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Wednesday
September 26, 2012
CLU faculty members to perform in concert
A professor of music at California Lutheran University and clarinetist who has participated in faculty recitals for more than 28 years, Daniel Geeting said he performs in the concerts on campus for two reasons.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 26, 2012
Michael Pearce - The Representational Art Renaissance
Michael Pearce discusses his work at California Lutheran University, his latest show at the Carnegie Museum and The Representational Art Conference.
Published in: Artist Mentors Online ( view article )

Tuesday
September 25, 2012
CLU means business in the pool
Don't expect to see any pom-poms on the pool deck when the Cal Lutheran men's water polo team plays this season.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 25, 2012
For Jordan, Paralympics just the beginning
A Cal Lutheran swimmer represented her country at the Paralympics and made a quick trip to the White House to meet the president.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 25, 2012
Programs help autistic students succeed in college
The boy who was diagnosed with autism at 3 and didn't speak in sentences until he was 6 earned As and Bs as a freshman last year at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 23, 2012
The six attributes of Division III
Brett Halvaks is a NCAA Division III National SAAC member, former cross country/track and field student-athlete at California Lutheran University and current assistant cross country coach at Chapman University.
Published in: National Collegiate Athletic Association ( view article )

Friday
September 21, 2012
Leaders talk redevelopment at Reagan library
California cities struggling to finance projects after the state abolished redevelopment agencies may get some relief from Sacramento, business leaders were told at a breakfast meeting Friday at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
September 21, 2012
United Way honors community leaders
Leanne Neilson, provost and vice president of academic affairs at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, volunteered to create a program to help 18-year-old women who have left the Ventura County foster care system and are struggling to make it on their own.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 20, 2012
Cities faced with less revenue now, in the future
The dissolution of redevelopment agencies is just the latest financial obstacle facing California municipalities, Thousand Oaks City Manager Scott Mitnick told a panel of public finance experts last week at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Tuesday
September 18, 2012
Move makes Skiba a happy transfer
Melissa Skiba has a philosophy that being happy plays a big part in performing well in races.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 16, 2012
Bulldogs hang tough, but stumble against defending SCIAC champion Cal Lutheran
The University of Redlands women's soccer team turned in a strong performance against visiting Cal Lutheran, but couldn't hang on in a 2-1 defeat at Farquhar Field on Saturday.
Published in: Redlands Daily Facts ( view article )

Sunday
September 16, 2012
CLU loses in final seconds
The Cal Lutheran football team let a prime upset opportunity slip through its grasp on Saturday afternoon in its home opener at William Rolland Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 15, 2012
Cal Lutheran more than a familiar foe
The No. 5-ranked Linfield plays at 12:30 p.m. today at No. 11-ranked Cal Lutheran.
Published in: Yamhill Valley News Register ( view article )

Saturday
September 15, 2012
CLU opens with nemesis Linfield
There will be no need for pregame introductions on Saturday afternoon when the 10th-ranked Cal Lutheran football team hosts No. 5 Linfield in CLU's home opener at William Rolland Stadium at 12:30 p.m.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 15, 2012
Getting creative may aid cities
There are no easy fixes for California cities struggling with the loss of their redevelopment agencies, public finance experts said Friday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 13, 2012
CLU raising the bar
Kingsmen won't be content with just making playoffs
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 13, 2012
Retired professor to accept special honor from Scandinavian society
Jerry Slattum, one of the first art professors to join Cal Lutheran College’s staff in 1962, was easy to spot on campus.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Tuesday
September 11, 2012
Banner envy motivates Kingsmen
The Cal Lutheran men's soccer players can't help but notice the winning tradition being established by the other fall sports programs.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 9, 2012
CLU overcomes jitters to open season with win
Senior quarterback Kevin Ramay threw for two touchdowns and ran for another in the second half to help No. 11 CLU defeat Pacific Lutheran 37-23 on Saturday afternoon at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup, Wash.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 9, 2012
Lutes fall short to Cal Lutheran
Playing like a veteran team, CLU built an early lead, survived a Lutes’ surge and finally put away a 37-23 victory over the Lutes at Sparks Stadium on Saturday afternoon in the season opener for both teams.
Published in: Tacoma News Tribune ( view article )

Saturday
September 8, 2012
Goodman, CLU ready for season opener
Not only is Romello Goodman traveling for 11th-ranked CLU's season opener against Pacific Lutheran on Saturday, he is expected to shoulder a heavy portion of the rushing load in his collegiate debut.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 7, 2012
Mystical reverie
Michael Pearce, the art department chairman at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, suffered "a moment of panic" late last summer.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 7, 2012
New exhibition of paintings in Ventura County puts focus on allegorical works embedded with symbolism
“Emblemata” at the Carnegie Art Museum in Oxnard features more than two dozen works by California Lutheran University arts professor Michael Pearce.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
September 6, 2012
Character counts at Cal Lutheran
CLU is hoping the blend of high character and great talent can lead to another successful season
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 6, 2012
Enrollment climbs as fall classes begin at Cal Lutheran University
Wednesday was the first day of classes at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, and enrollment is the highest it's ever been.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 5, 2012
CLU faculty welcomes students
Faculty members and administrators gathered today for convocation at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks and formally welcomed new students at the start of the academic year.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 5, 2012
College crowd called to serve
About 600 CLU students, 46 peer advisers, student administrators and community members Tuesday afternoon dug up several acres of nonnative plants that were growing in the wetlands at the Ventura Water Reclamation Facility.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 5, 2012
Tons of nonnative plants cleared from Ventura coastal area through university community service program
Efforts to restore some Ventura wetlands to their natural state got a huge boost from some local college students.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Tuesday
September 4, 2012
Cal Lutheran University freshman service project
School hasn't started and already Cal Lutheran students are helping the greater community.
Published in: KEYT ( view article )

Tuesday
September 4, 2012
Women's soccer team focused on the finish
Glossy records are nice, but Cal Lutheran women's soccer coach Frank Marino is willing to sacrifice a few wins if it leads to greater success down the line.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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