CLU in the News Archive

September 2013

Publish Date
Stories
Sunday
September 29, 2013
Small school, big impact
For a university with a current enrollment of only 4,205, Cal Lutheran has produced a large number of coaches who have reached the highest levels of football.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 26, 2013
CLU economists reduce growth estimates
California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Research and Forecasting released a bleak quarterly forecast Thursday that lowered growth expectations for 2013 and 2014.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
September 26, 2013
Forum to address attacks on women
The recent increase in sexual assault and domestic violence is why local law enforcement, in collaboration with several community partners, has decided to put on a free women’s health and safety forum this Saturday at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
September 26, 2013
New national, state economic forecasts from South Coast center predicting more slow growth
The latest report from a economic research and forecasting center on the South Coast has more glum news about the state and national economy.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
September 26, 2013
Watkins: California economy to grow haphazardly
Parts of California are mired in economic depression for the foreseeable future, while other regions of the country's most populous state will prosper beyond the national average, but just barely, according to a report released Wednesday.
Published in: Santa Barbara News-Press ( view article )

Wednesday
September 25, 2013
Facing the painful truth about knee surgery
Not only has the number of total knee replacement surgeries soared 161.5 percent over the past 20 years, but the yearly demand is also predicted to reach 3.48 million procedures by 2030, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 25, 2013
What Prabhjot Singh’s attackers didn’t know about him
This past Saturday night, on a street close to where Prabhjot and I met, hate-spewing attackers broke his jaw and left him bloodied on the sidewalk, writes CLU assistant professor of religion Rahuldeep Gill.
Published in: The Washington Post ( view article )

Tuesday
September 24, 2013
Dad's pep talk pays dividents for CLU's Fleming
Kyle Fleming nearly quit college soccer before his career even began.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
September 23, 2013
Event to address trauma and dating violence
Women’s health, coping with trauma and dating violence will be the focus of presentations at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 22, 2013
CLU can't keep pace with No. 3 Linfield
Based on film and statistics, the Cal Lutheran football coaches knew Linfield was worthy of its No. 3 national ranking.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 22, 2013
Event makes history at CLU
The first openly gay bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America was installed Saturday in a special outdoor service at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 21, 2013
CLU faces road test in Oregon
As familiar as they are with the trip to Oregon, the Kingsmen will be arriving this season with less baggage.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 20, 2013
'A' for access: Health leaders warn that despite reform, uncertainty abounds
As it nears the takeoff point, Obamacare gets an "A" for increased access but just average grades for implementation, so far. That was the consensus view among a panel of three regional health care experts at the kickoff on Sept. 17 for California Lutheran University's Corporate Leader's Breakfast series.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
September 20, 2013
Reverend from Ventura County university set to become first openly gay bishop In Evangelical Lutheran Church
A reverend who’s been a faculty member at a Ventura County university for more than a decade is making national news this weekend.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Friday
September 20, 2013
Trojan-Bruin rivalry likely to extend with health care consolidation
My takeaway from a California Lutheran University panel discussion on the future of health care on Sept. 17 is that the Bruin-Trojan rivalry is going to be a huge factor in an almost universally expected wave of hospital consolidation.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Wednesday
September 18, 2013
Forum panelists grade health care plan
Early grades on the federal health care overhaul include high marks for delivering coverage to uninsured people but mediocre scores for controlling costs, panelists said at a forum Tuesday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 17, 2013
Upset victory tastes sweet for CLU volleyball
CLU (10-1) upset Emory in a three-game sweep to finish the tournament 4-0.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
September 16, 2013
Ageism expert and activist Ashton Applewhite dispels myths about aging
She will present “This Chair Rocks: How Ageism Warps Our View of Long Life” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, at California Lutheran University.
Published in: MariaSanchezShow.com ( view article )

Sunday
September 15, 2013
CLU football loses opener, 31-24, to Pacific Lutheran
The 18th-ranked Kingsmen lost to No. 12 Pacific Lutheran (Wash.) 31-24 in front of a crowd of 2,110 on Saturday afternoon at William Rolland Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
September 14, 2013
Revamped CLU gets early test
Ready or not, the inexperienced Cal Lutheran football team will be immediately put to the test.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 13, 2013
Artist's memories come alive in assemblages
One of Barry Burns’ earliest memories has inspired his latest artwork.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
September 13, 2013
CLU aims to bridge gap between military veterans and job market
After a career of facing issues of life or death every day, veterans often encounter an entirely different type of challenge when they return home to find that the skills they gained in the military are not easily marketable to the civilian business world.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
September 13, 2013
CLU raising the bar
The Cal Lutheran football program isn’t content with just upholding the standard.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 11, 2013
Going bananas over port's community festival
When Stan Freberg introduced satire into the field of advertising, he revolutionized the entire industry, writes California Lutheran University professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 10, 2013
Hirsh's Hall of Fame decision: CLU
Cal Lutheran wasn’t Jason Hirsh’s first choice, but it turned out to be his best choice.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 4, 2013
CLU cleans camp
More than 500 CLU students cleaned up the Santa Clara Riverbed as part of the private Thousand Oaks university’s You Got Served program, which aims to introduce students to community service days after they arrive.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
September 4, 2013
Starting fresh
California Lutheran University held its convocation Tuesday to welcome the new crop of undergraduate students enrolled at the private university in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
September 3, 2013
CLU men's soccer adds experience through recruiting
The Cal Lutheran men’s soccer coaches had a specific game plan for their offseason recruiting efforts.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
September 1, 2013
CLU researchers aim to be first to extract DNA from sharks' teeth
Researchers at California Lutheran University are trying to extract DNA from sharks’ teeth.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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