CLU in the News Archive

November 2013

Publish Date
Stories
Friday
November 29, 2013
Maintaining the talent flow
The ever-increasing focus on the effective management of people, especially those who are key to an organization's success, is one of the most important developments in management in the past 15 years, writes CLU associate dean Vlad Vaiman.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Monday
November 25, 2013
Cal Lutheran goes global for talent
If you want to know how to manage people in international business, talk to Vlad Vaiman.
Published in: San Fernando Valley Business Journal ( view article )

Monday
November 25, 2013
Youths craft robots during contest at CLU
Twenty-six teams comprising hundreds of tweens from Ventura and Los Angeles counties gathered Sunday at California Lutheran University’s Gilbert Sports Arena in a competition for whom many of them jokingly call “cool nerds.”
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 24, 2013
CLU women's volleyball team suffers heartbreaking loss in national title game
The second-seeded Regals lost to top-seeded Calvin (Mich.) 20-25, 12-25, 25-22, 25-17, 20-18 in the championship match of the NCAA Division III tournament on Saturday night at DeVos Fieldhouse in Holland, Mich.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 24, 2013
Locker room leadership lessons for winners
The issues surrounding the recent locker room problems of the Miami Dolphins lead to a larger discussion of locker room leadership or, as we referred to it in the Navy, “deckplate leadership,” writes CLU Online MBA Director Bruce Gillies.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 24, 2013
Social mobility and the American Dream
Dr. Jamshid Damooei speaks about social and economic mobility with Our Ventura TV host George Alger.
Published in: Our Ventura TV ( view article )

Saturday
November 23, 2013
CLU earns shot at Div. III title
Cal Lutheran setter Jackie Russell came back to school for this exact reason.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 23, 2013
Tony Pro: 'My Life So Far'
A leading figure in contemporary representational painting, Tony Pro is the subject of a mid-career retrospective exhibition opening this weekend that charts the artist's journey to profound self-discovery.
Published in: Fine Art Today ( view article )

Saturday
November 23, 2013
Two teams, two styles
Calvin’s roster features two hitters and a setter who stand 6-foot-2, while freshman middle blocker Sarah Pappas, who is 6-foot-0, is Cal Lutheran’s tallest player.
Published in: NCAA.com ( view article )

Friday
November 22, 2013
Battle of the purple jerseys
A purple-clad team is going to play for the Division III national volleyball championship.
Published in: NCAA.com ( view article )

Friday
November 22, 2013
CLU finally makes it back to Final Four
Powered by Kylie McLogan’s 22 kills and 16 digs, third-ranked CLU defeated No. 22 Clarkson University (N.Y.) 25-20, 21-25, 29-27, 25-13 in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Women’s Volleyball Championships on Thursday at DeVos Fieldhouse.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 22, 2013
Jackie Russell aiming for excellence
The dream Jackie Russell shared with coach Kellee Roesel five years ago could come true Saturday night when the Regals play the Calvin Knights for the NCAA III national title at Hope's DeVos Fieldhouse.
Published in: NCAA.com ( view article )

Friday
November 22, 2013
Simi Valley teachers get a jump on using Common Core
While Project A.C.T. has been around for many years, it is just now gaining acceptance at some elementary and middle schools in the Conejo Valley, Moorpark and Simi Valley unified school districts. That’s because it blends seamlessly into Common Core’s hands-on learning philosophy.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 22, 2013
Third-ranked Cal Lutheran sweeps UWSP in semifinal
The Pointers never led through the first two sets, and when they scored the first point in the third set, that was only part of a short-lived lead in a 26-24, 25-19, 25-16 sweep by Cal Lutheran in a Division III semifinal at the DeVos Fieldhouse.
Published in: Wausau Daily Herald ( view article )

Thursday
November 21, 2013
Like Grandma used to make
To her CLU volleyball teammates, senior Kylie McLogan is simply, “Grandma Ky.”
Published in: NCAA.com ( view article )

Thursday
November 21, 2013
Rohach, Tamagni see their perseverance pay off at CLU
Two senior middle blockers have been key contributors for the Cal Lutheran women’s volleyball team this season on its run to the Elite Eight.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 20, 2013
'Gotta Dance!' Vintage movie posters
Vintage movie posters, some quite rare in content and size, are among more than 40 from Europe and the United States on view in Thousand Oaks, at the William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art.
Published in: StageHappenings.com ( view article )

Wednesday
November 20, 2013
Brown and his top aide exhaust the possibilities
“I would say sometimes he is exhausting,” 55-year-old Anne Gust Brown told the New York Times, as she scratched her corgi “Sutter” behind the ears, writes CLU professor emerita Beverly Kelley.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
November 19, 2013
Frese going the distance for CLU
Cal Lutheran senior Ashley Frese had just qualified for the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships for the first time after placing 13th overall at the West Regional last weekend.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
November 18, 2013
Cal Lutheran's heart beats path to Elite 8
For the second time in three years, CLU clinched a berth into the Elite Eight with a 16-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-23 victory over host Trinity University on Sunday afternoon in the NCAA Division III regional final in San Antonio.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
November 18, 2013
California Lutheran University selects 'Black Dog of Fate' as required reading for first-year class
California Lutheran University became the fifth U.S. university to use Peter Balakian’s memoir Black Dog of Fate as the requiring book for incoming freshmen.
Published in: Massis Post ( view article )

Sunday
November 17, 2013
CLU ends with losing record for 1st time since '02
In a season of streaky play and streaks being broken, it was probably fitting the Cal Lutheran football team ended the year with one final streak-snapping outcome.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 17, 2013
Double-OT loss ends CLU's year
Jill Shimabuku scored off a corner kick in the 101st minute as Puget Sound beat CLU 1-0 in double overtime on Saturday night in the first round of the NCAA Division III Regionals at William Rolland Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 17, 2013
Women's volleyball: CLU advances to regional final
Third-ranked CLU swept UT-Dallas 25-19, 25-20, 25-16 in the semifinals of the NCAA Division III Regionals on Saturday afternoon at Trinity University in San Antonio.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 16, 2013
Chapman ends CLU career vs. Chapman
Pity the public address announcer at Cal Lutheran’s final football game of the season on Saturday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 16, 2013
Comeback keeps CLU's season alive
Third-ranked CLU survived a major upset scare Friday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Division III Regionals.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 15, 2013
'Gotta Dance' celebrates vintage movie posters at California Lutheran University
Jeff Phillips grew up watching Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers glide across the screen of a small, black-and-white television if only to catch a glimpse of his grandmother in her younger days as a featured Busby Berkeley chorus line dancer.
Published in: Los Angeles Daily News ( view article )

Friday
November 15, 2013
California’s “attractive” poverty? Is Jerry Brown delusional?
I was shocked to read that Jerry Brown said that California's poverty is a result of the State's booming economy, writes CLU economist Jerry Brown.
Published in: CityWatch ( view article )

Friday
November 15, 2013
Ventura County leaders call for immigration reform
Business and agriculture leaders speaking at a Nov. 8 economic forecast hosted by the California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting put forth a vocal call for immigration reform amid a deepening farm-labor shortage.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Thursday
November 14, 2013
Carter's road to recovery leads to CLU soccer field
Cal Lutheran men’s soccer coach Dan Kuntz sensed the confusion from his players as they boarded the bus for Redlands.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
November 12, 2013
CLU makes Texas two-step in NCAAs
Women's soccer will play at home and men's soccer and women's volleyball will travel to Texas.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 10, 2013
College soccer: Breakthrough win for CLU men's team
The Cal Lutheran men’s soccer team ended its lengthy NCAA tournament drought in dramatic fashion on Saturday night.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 10, 2013
Women's volleyball: CLU headed back to NCAA tourney
Top-seeded CLU defeated third-seeded Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 25-17, 26-24, 25-14 on Saturday night at Gilbert Arena to capture its second straight SCIAC tournament title.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 9, 2013
Economic forecast focuses on increased immigration
California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Research and Forecasting projected continued slow growth for Ventura County in 2014, but the focus of its presentation on improving the economy was not job creation or affordable housing but immigration reform.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 9, 2013
Rico emerges as starting QB for CLU
As Cal Lutheran’s third-string quarterback, David Rico wasn’t exactly one play away from having his number called.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
November 7, 2013
Soccer star plays in father's honor
As her CLU career comes to a close, Anna Medler still uses her father as inspiration.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
November 6, 2013
Port to open lab for work on environmental management
Speaking to 170 people at California Lutheran University’s Corporate Leaders Breakfast at the Ventura Beach Marriott, Port of Hueneme CEO Kristin Decas said the port will launch a Maritime Advanced Systems and Technology laboratory at the end of the month.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
November 5, 2013
Port of Hueneme unveils marine test program
The Port of Hueneme is taking the wraps off a program it hopes will spark innovation in saltwater technology, Director Kristin Decas told about 250 community leaders at a Nov. 5 California Lutheran University Corporate Leaders Breakfast in Ventura.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Tuesday
November 5, 2013
Skiba runs up records in a hurry
Melissa Skiba may have only two years to run at Cal Lutheran, but she is accumulating enough accolades to rival a four-year stay.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
November 4, 2013
CLU graduate students win international contest with simple design
Graduate students at California Lutheran University have won an international design contest with a device made from a wooden Christmas ornament, a ball bearing and colorful felt.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
November 4, 2013
Ventura County university students invent device to help people with disabilities, injuries write
Some teachers working on their masters degrees at a Ventura County university are going way beyond the call of duty to help their students.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
November 3, 2013
CLU women grab their 4th straight SCIAC title
Kristina Hulse, Anna Medler, Stephanie Gilbert and Bailey Marquez have known nothing other than being crowned Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champions since they arrived on campus.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
November 3, 2013
Rico suave as CLU logs win
Sparked by sophomore quarterback David Rico, CLU defeated Whittier 47-10 in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game at William Rolland Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
November 2, 2013
CLU hopes to find consistency against Whittier
The Kingsmen (2-4, 2-2 SCIAC) are hoping to get more successfully balanced Saturday night when they host winless Whittier (0-6, 0-4) at 7 in the final home game of the season at William Rolland Stadium.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 1, 2013
Ex-Dodgers wax literary
While the World Series was being played in Boston on Wednesday night, two former Los Angeles Dodgers, Steve Garvey and Steve Yeager, gave their thoughts in Thousand Oaks about becoming a success and confronting failure.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
November 1, 2013
Retaining talent is important during booms and busts
Now is especially the time for companies to pay close attention to their human capital by implementing appropriate talent retention strategies, writes CLU School of Management professor Vlad Vaiman.
Published in: Pacific Coast Business Times ( view article )

Friday
November 1, 2013
Students demonstrate classroom skills through ACT program
Sophomores studying to be teachers at Cal Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks visit a fourth-grade class each week to ask for help in solving the real-world problems they encounter in launching their “business.”
Published in: Simi Valley Acorn ( view article )

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