CLU in the News Archive

November 2008

Publish Date
Stories
Sunday
November 30, 2008
Cut from the same cloth
A husband-wife pastoral team ministers to all on the CLU campus.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 26, 2008
After 45 years, Pilot sets sail again in Hueneme
Loran Lewis is bringing back the Hueneme Pilot, writes professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 26, 2008
Lee captains Cal Lutheran basketball
On a basketball team full of new faces — including the head coach — Cal Lutheran senior guard Cheryl Lee is expected to be the veteran presence to bring it all together.
Published in: Honolulu Advertiser ( view article )

Wednesday
November 26, 2008
Men's basketball team hops over to the island for the holiday
The Kingsmen (2-0) are participating in the Surf's Up Classic on Friday and Saturday in Honolulu.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
November 25, 2008
Alma Pearson: Philanthropist donated to CLU
Alma Pearson, a businesswoman who with her husband was the most generous lifetime donor to California Lutheran University, has died.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 23, 2008
Cal Lutheran men race past La Sierra in season opener
It was just about the ideal way for Cal Lutheran men's basketball coach Rich Rider to break in a young team: A comfortable victory that allowed him to play everyone — and showed him where the team needs improvement going forward.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 23, 2008
CLU women win opener on last-second 3-pointer
Danika Briggs, playing in her first collegiate game, hit the winning 3-pointer with seven-tenths of a second remaining as CLU opened its season — the first with Roy Dow as head coach — with a wild 104-103 win over Cal State East Bay on Saturday at CLU's Gilbert Arena.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 22, 2008
CLU men open new season with many new faces
Considering 50 percent of his players are freshmen, CLU men's basketball coach Rich Rider can't avoid throwing them into the fire. The trial begins tonight when Cal Lutheran opens its season against La Sierra at 7:30 p.m. at the Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 21, 2008
'Gray' areas
California Lutheran University's production of "Anatomy of Gray," directed by Michael J. Arndt, uses the young cast's considerable skills in fleshing out the broad-brush strokes of playwright Jim Leonard Jr.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 21, 2008
Boys & Girls Clubs study cites benefits
An economic impact report conducted by a California Lutheran University team revealed that for every $1 spent at the the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme center and after-school sites, $4 is saved by the communities they serve.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 21, 2008
Voice teacher named Champion of the Arts
The High Street Theater Foundation honored Marilyn Anderson, who has coordinated musical performances, directed plays and coached voice and opera at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Thursday
November 20, 2008
An intriguing choice
Roy Dow makes his CLU women's basketball coaching debut Saturday eager to finally guide a program that can win, which was far from the case in his six seasons at Caltech.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
November 20, 2008
CLU celebrates cultural diversity
Flags of 30 nations represented 198 international students during a special chapel service.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
November 20, 2008
Crime and punishment
An attempt to gain revenge for teen victim Jimmy Farris has turned into cruel and unusual punishment for Brandon Hein, and that should never be allowed to happen.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Monday
November 17, 2008
CLU plans film, panel on teen's sentence in murder
An independent movie called "Reckless Indifference" about a local case will screen Tuesday night at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, and convict's father, Gene Hein, will participate in a panel discussion afterward as part of a series.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 16, 2008
Basketball players hope to show different side of Afghanistan
National team makes a stop at CLU as part of its California tour.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 16, 2008
Defense carries CLU to victory over Redlands
With the help of three interceptions — one returned for a touchdown — and a series of crucial stops in the fourth quarter, CLU won the battle of the two stingiest defenses in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, wrapping up second in the SCIAC with a 24-17 win.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 16, 2008
La Verne continues dominance of CLU
Cal Lutheran won the first game in the NCAA Division III West Regional volleyball final, but La Verne — led by outside hitter Brianna Gonzales — bounced back to beat its conference rival for the third time this season, this time 20-25, 25-22, 25-20, 28-26 at La Verne on Saturday night.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 16, 2008
Scholar will discuss old Icelandic manuscripts
On Friday at 7:30 p.m., medieval scholar Elisabeth I. Ward-Hightower will present "How Medieval Manuscripts Impact Iceland's National Identity" in the Roth-Nelson Room on the CLU campus in Thousand Oaks at 60 W. Olsen Road.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 14, 2008
CLU volleyball makes ninth appearance in tournament
Aided significantly by their strong serving performance, the Regals (25-6) swept past Puget Sound 25-23, 25-19, 25-16 in a first-round match of the NCAA Division III West Regional tournament at the University of La Verne.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 12, 2008
Cue the TV comics, it's time to get after Obama
Even though it's the job of a satirist to exploit weaknesses in a political target, so far Obama has gotten a free ride, writes CLU communication professor Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 12, 2008
Water polo team jelling in time for conference championships
CLU appears completely in sync heading into this weekend's Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships at Cal Lutheran's Samuelson Aquatics Center.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
November 11, 2008
Cal Lutheran volleyball team picked for playoffs
A new season dawned Monday when the Regals received an at-large bid into the NCAA Division III Championships.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 9, 2008
CLU bounces back with rout of La Verne
CLU quarterback Jericho Toilolo threw for four touchdowns and sophomore wide receiver Christian Edwards caught his first two touchdowns of the season as CLU (6-2, 4-1) successfully rebounded from its first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss last weekend against Occidental.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 9, 2008
Lectures to address science, spirituality
Andrew B. Newberg, a staff physician at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, will visit California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks on Monday to present lectures on emerging fields of research.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
November 6, 2008
With one group denied a civil right, will your group be next?
Staring at the vote tally for Proposition 8, I learned that something important had been taken away, writes CLU instructor Victor Dorff.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 5, 2008
Women's volleyball team keeps overcoming adversity
Despite the rough spots, the Regals entered Tuesday night's match against Redlands on a five-match winning streak and ranked No. 16 in the nation and No. 3 in the West Region.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
November 3, 2008
Volleyball player with epilepsy welcomed at CLU
Rightside hitter Cori Hayes finds acceptance.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 2, 2008
Down-and-out loss
CLU is facing long odds to capture the SCIAC title or make the playoffs after am devastating defeat to Occidental.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 1, 2008
CLU's defense has been simply superb
Cal Lutheran put together one of the best defenses in Division III football.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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