CLU in the News Archive

October 2010

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Sunday
October 31, 2010
Cal Lutheran clinches tie for another SCIAC title
History was made on Saturday afternoon as No. 22 CLU defeated Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 41-14 to clinch at least a share of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 30, 2010
Chambers' running will be key for CLU
Cal Lutheran junior running back Deme’Trek Chambers knows the statistics by heart.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 30, 2010
Help Mexico: Legalize pot
Most of Mexico’s violence and corruption has as much to do with our war on drugs than anything indigenous.
Published in: New Geography ( view article )

Wednesday
October 27, 2010
CLU to celebrate Día de los Muertos
As part of the celebration at CLU, a traditional Day of the Dead altar will be built starting at 10 a.m. in the Student Union Building.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
October 27, 2010
Family tree loaded down with facts and myths
Fascination with genealogy seems to spike every 30 to 40 years as folks focus on heritage as sustenance in times of challenge, as the result of generational curiosity and/or as a concern about the future of the family as an institution, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 26, 2010
California's global warming law is here to stay
On Tuesday, Nov. 2 the voters of California will not capitulate to big Texas Oil interest, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Tuesday
October 26, 2010
Global warming law here to stay
On Tuesday, Nov. 2, the voters of California will not capitulate to big Texas oil interest, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Santa Monica Daily Press ( view article )

Tuesday
October 26, 2010
McWhirk works hard to garner teammates' trust
Casy McWhirk didn’t want to be that player.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 24, 2010
CLU researchers shine
Research projects by students at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks were on display to the public Saturday at the seventh annual Student Research Symposium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 24, 2010
Understudy can't handle Cal Lutheran
Cal Lutheran treated its large homecoming crowd to a 38-7 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory on Saturday afternoon at Mount Clef Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 23, 2010
CLU marks its 51st Founders Day Convocation
California Lutheran University celebrated its 51st Founders Day Convocation on Friday with a special service in Samuelson Chapel.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 23, 2010
CLU wary of 0-5 Pomona-Pitzer
In terms of a homecoming opponent, the Pomona-Pitzer football team adheres to the script.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 23, 2010
Predicting winter
Dr. Reese Halter forecasts no big mid-Atlantic storms and discusses drought and La Nina.
Published in: MSNBC ( view article )

Friday
October 22, 2010
Oregon sales, jobs likely to double-dip
Based on the growth of Oregon’s output, GDP, Oregon will likely avoid a double-dip recession, barely, according to a report by CLU's Center for Economic Research and Forecasting.
Published in: Oregon Business Report ( view article )

Thursday
October 21, 2010
Oxnard battered by recession for 3 years, expert says
Although it’s hard to believe right now, economic forecasters used to say Oxnard’s future looked so bright you needed shades.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
October 20, 2010
CLU concert will celebrate the university's beginnings
California Lutheran University will celebrate its founding with a concert featuring baroque, romantic and contemporary works at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Samuelson Chapel.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 19, 2010
A greener place to learn
Professors have moved out of converted chicken coops into CLU’s first sustainable building, the Swenson Center for the Social and Behavioral Sciences, where her new office looks out on trees.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 19, 2010
Global warming, drought and the feared grim reaper
Welcome to a drier world, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Santa Monica Daily Press ( view article )

Tuesday
October 19, 2010
Tireless Walters getting her kicks
Cal Lutheran women’s soccer coach Frank Marino never worries about Kaitlin Walters getting tired or needing a rest.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
October 18, 2010
Global warming, drought and the grim reaper
Welcome to a drier world, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Sunday
October 17, 2010
A lasting influence
Kellee Roesel’s coaching success could easily be measured by just wins and losses alone.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 17, 2010
Cal Lutheran breaks out in victory over La Verne
Although shivering from the cold, Jake Laudenslayer’s teeth chattered with a smile after leading No. 21 CLU to a 49-21 victory over La Verne on Saturday afternoon at Mount Clef Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 16, 2010
After long hiatus, CLU happy to be back home
Nobody could blame a few Cal Lutheran students if they forgot the university had a football team.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
October 14, 2010
Abolitionists tell story of Thailand's child sex slaves
On Tuesday night, a woman spoke at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks as part of a forum on her journey of fighting for the rights of street children.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
October 14, 2010
Expert panel urges public to bring domestic violence out of the shadows
About 200 people gathered at a community breakfast at the school to hear a panel of five domestic violence experts.
Published in: Thousand Oaks Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
October 14, 2010
The people behind the debate
The Meg Whitman undocumented housekeeper flap is yet another example of our confused and hypocritical attitudes toward undocumented immigrants, writes CLU political science professor Jose Marichal.
Published in: Ventura County Reporter ( view article )

Wednesday
October 13, 2010
Beach city by any other name still draws crowds
Rebranding, however, is all the rage, these days, on Madison Avenue, writes communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 12, 2010
Bees: The new canary in the proverbial coal mine
Global warming is having a deleterious affect on the 20,000 known species of bees around the globe, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Santa Monica Daily Press ( view article )

Tuesday
October 12, 2010
David Letterman honors Lance Orozco
After picking up a National Edward R. Murrow Award in New York City, KCLU News Director Lance Orozco is honored by David Letterman.
Published in: The Late Show with David Letterman ( view article )

Monday
October 11, 2010
Global warming: Bees and flowers
Global warming is having a deleterious affect on the 20,000 known species of bees around the globe, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Sunday
October 10, 2010
Cal Lutheran effective on both sides of ball
The Cal Lutheran defense never rests and, as a result, CLU’s offense didn’t have to work so hard.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 10, 2010
History of local braceros lecture
Greg Freeland, director of the California Lutheran University Center for Equality and Justice, discusses an upcoming event.
Published in: KVTA ( view article )

Sunday
October 10, 2010
Positive choices create a ripple effect
The study done by Jamshid Damooei, the co-director of the Center for Leadership and Values at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks and chairman of the department of economics, finance and accounting, shows that positive choices made by youth who attend our clubs create an incredible ripple effect.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
October 7, 2010
California's new budget and what it means for the state
LeTania Kirkland interviews Bill Watkins, executive director of California Lutheran University's Center for Economic Research and Forecasting.
Published in: Annenberg Radio News ( view article )

Thursday
October 7, 2010
State lagging as key economic indicators continue to slump, expert says
A heavy regulatory environment and other governmental missteps continue to delay the recovery of small businesses in California, the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce was told at its annual economic forecast breakfast last week in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Wednesday
October 6, 2010
CLU event to highlight domestic violence
To observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a panel discussion on domestic violence will take place Friday morning in the Lundring Events Center at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 5, 2010
Senior captains leading the surge
Allison Kerr and Megan Thorpe are providing a valuable double-double for the Cal Lutheran women’s volleyball squad.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
October 5, 2010
The loathsome rat
Rats are nature's mobsters and serial killers with phenomenal disease-carrying pandemic abilities, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: Santa Monica Daily Press ( view article )

Tuesday
October 5, 2010
The spotted owl's loss is a wake-up call
Rapacious destruction of old growth forests, global warming and invasive Barred owls are driving the fearless Spotted owl to extinction in Canada -- and uncomfortably low levels in both the U.S. and Mexico, writes CLU biologist Reese Halter.
Published in: The Huffington Post ( view article )

Sunday
October 3, 2010
Cal Lutheran holds on to edge Redlands, 24-22
Cal Lutheran football coach Ben McEnroe said the Kingsmen showed the heart of a champion in their 24-22 victory over Redlands on Saturday night.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
October 3, 2010
Condemn violence in all its forms
Awareness, I’m afraid, may be a naïve token gesture for a problem like domestic violence that is truly terrifying, writes CLU psychology professor Michael J. Gerson.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
October 2, 2010
CLU focuses on moving past loss
It wasn’t until receiving a pep talk on Tuesday that the Kingsmen began to emerge from their funk.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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