CLU in the News Archive

October 2009

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Stories
Friday
October 30, 2009
Hurry-up drill paying off for CLU
While there are other drills matching the first offense and defense on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, the Turbo drill is particularly noteworthy because CLU’s hurry-up offense has been very good in games, but has been almost wholly unsuccessful on Thursdays.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
October 28, 2009
Dead right, thanks to a large dose of hubris
While it takes self-confidence to get behind the yoke of an aircraft, there really isn’t any room for hubris in the cockpit, writes communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
October 28, 2009
Speaker to discuss effects of illness on parents, kids
Jessica Borelli will discuss her work with families who are dealing with attachment disruptions and chronic illness during a free lecture, “Attachment Theory and Chronic Illness,” Monday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 27, 2009
Cervix Not Required: An Interview with Dr. Adina Nack
Why, however, is the Gardisil vaccine only now being approved for males, when it was approved three years ago for females? I turned to Adina Nack, Ph.D., professor of medical sociology and sexuality studies at California Lutheran University, for answers.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Monday
October 26, 2009
Economist Has Grim Forecast
California could continue to lose jobs next year and its economy continue to decline at rates exceeding those of the rest of the US, said economist Bill Watkins in preparing his report for the Valley Industry and Commerce Association’s Business Forecast Conference set for Oct. 29.
Published in: San Fernando Valley Business Journal ( view article )

Monday
October 26, 2009
Psychologist Barton Goldsmith interviews love expert
Helen Fisher speaks on "Emotional Fitness" segment of Crosstalk.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
October 25, 2009
Love expert to speak at CLU
Researcher to discuss why we are naturally drawn to certain people
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 25, 2009
Stuart's four TDs spark CLU victory
It took a little while, but the Cal Lutheran football team regained its offensive footing.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 24, 2009
School pays tribute to past
Staff, faculty and students representing the five decades of California Lutheran University’s history gathered Friday for a special service honoring the institution’s founders.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
October 23, 2009
CLU kicks off events celebrating 50 years
California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks held its official 50th birthday bash Thursday evening.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
October 22, 2009
Former CLU professor, local music pioneer to get ovation
A composer and conductor credited for launching Conejo Valley’s music culture and keeping it alive for decades will be honored at a special ceremony Friday evening at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
October 21, 2009
A birthday worth celebrating
Because of CLU’s positive impact on Ventura County, including as an economic generator for the county as a whole, we all have reason to celebrate with it.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 20, 2009
Newbury Park grad Russell steps up as starting setter
Newbury Park High graduate Jackie Russell has admirably filled the shoes of All-American setter Lindsey Benson, who is now a graduate assistant.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
October 19, 2009
CLU's arts magazine wins prestigious award
In an age of Twitter, texting and instant messages, colleges are still producing literary magazines — collections of poetry, short stories and art meant to savor. And California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks has an award- winning one.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 18, 2009
CLU overcomes offensive woes to win
On a day when it sputtered and misfired like a poorly maintained lawnmower, the Cal Lutheran offense had just two drives that won’t make its players want to hide during film review.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 18, 2009
CLU's arts magazine wins award
In an age of Twitter, texting and instant messages, colleges are still producing literary magazines — collections of poetry, short stories and art meant to savor. And California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks has an award-winning one.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 18, 2009
Sociologist to give CLU talk on right oppression
Lisa Wade, an assistant professor of sociology at Occidental College, will visit CLU this Wednesday at 4 p.m. to present “How Female Genital Mutilation Came to Symbolize the Worst of Women’s Oppression and Why We Should Care.”
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
October 16, 2009
CLU in Thousand Oaks celebrates its 50th year
Over the past 50 years, California Lutheran University has grown from an underfunded idea to a tiny liberal arts college with classes in former chicken coops to a regionally recognized university.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
October 16, 2009
Ventura County university celebrates 50th anniversary
It's homecoming weekend for one South Coast university, and it's a special one...because the school is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Thursday
October 15, 2009
Cal Lutheran University celebrates its 50th anniversary
When California Lutheran College was founded 50 years ago in 1959, James Kallas was a missionary in French Cameroun, Africa, later known as Cameroon.
Published in: Thousand Oaks Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
October 15, 2009
Celebrating again in Thousand Oaks
California Lutheran University is a real asset to the city of Thousand Oaks, not only because of the payroll that it pours into the local economy, but because of the cultural, artistic and informational events it attracts and presents to the community.
Published in: Thousand Oaks Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
October 14, 2009
Conservatives will find the right path back
Those who yearn to “conserve” individual liberty, traditional values, personal responsibility, limited government and strong national defense will return to power, writes communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 13, 2009
Ostrander warms to task of top runner
It’s hard for teammates to complain to Ray Ostrander about being cold during training runs.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 11, 2009
CLU executes plan of attack
The challenge takes different forms every week for the Cal Lutheran football team.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 11, 2009
Women's economic challenges topic of forum
Nearly 200 women discussed healthcare, pay discrimination and other challenges they face in today’s economy at a conference Saturday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
October 9, 2009
Pay equity matters
Lily Ledbetter will be in Ventura County on Saturday, participating in the Ventura County Women’s Forum on Economic Insecurity at California Lutheran University and at the Ventura County Democratic Party’s annual Kennedy Legacy Dinner in the evening.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
October 8, 2009
Too big to fail needs to go
The problem with free insurance against failure is that it encourages excessive risk taking, writes professor Bill Watkins.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Tuesday
October 6, 2009
Five sports fielding JV programs
At a time when college athletic departments across the country are cutting teams, Cal Lutheran has added some.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
October 5, 2009
Getting the better of stress
The possibility of building enough inner stability to withstand the inevitable winds of stress is the focus of “The Inner Game of Stress,” a book by sports psychology expert Timothy Gallwey, who teamed up with Westlake Village physicians Edd Hanzelik and John Horton to provide a guide to mental health in today’s volatile world.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 4, 2009
7 tips for parents
There are several ways parents can facilitate smoother interactions with their children, writes Community Counseling and Parent Child Study Center Director Christopher Christian.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 4, 2009
Defense gets CLU going on right path
Cal Lutheran’s defense proved the spark, and the rest of the Cal Lutheran football team caught fire.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
October 1, 2009
The Word, flesh and text?
Lutherans stand theologically in a mediating position between overly literal and overly casual readings of the Bible — sometimes a fine line to walk, writes religion professor R. Guy Erwin.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

Thursday
October 1, 2009
What is life for?
For Luther, life is freedom to love and serve, writes lecturer Kapp Johnson.
Published in: The Lutheran ( view article )

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