CLU in the News Archive

December 2012

Publish Date
Stories
Sunday
December 30, 2012
CLU's Eric Rogers is the The Star's Male Athlete of the Fall Season
One particular line at the Cal Lutheran cafeteria grew longer and longer every Sunday and Monday during the fall.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
December 25, 2012
Regals' Gudmundsen is a happy Norwegian traveler
Pia Gudmundsen is going the extra mile to make it home for the holidays.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
December 22, 2012
Discussions on mental health urged
A California Lutheran University professor is urging the community to extend the discussion of mental health and school violence beyond the days and weeks after the Connecticut mass shootings.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
December 20, 2012
Ever wonder where our Christmas traditions came from?
Many of the customs we observe today come from pre- Christian stories and legends, and age-old pagan rituals brought to America by early European immigrants.
Published in: Acorn ( view article )

Tuesday
December 18, 2012
Break shouldn't affect veteran Regals squad
If it was a younger group, Cal Lutheran women's basketball coach Roy Dow may be more concerned about a two-week break in game action.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
December 18, 2012
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way
Taylor Will helped the Regals to their third consecutive SCIAC championship.
Published in: Santa Maria Times ( view article )

Sunday
December 16, 2012
Forecasters: State's economies on different paths
Even though California's "four different economies" show varying degrees of strength and recovery, don't expect much in the way of overall economic growth or job creation in 2013, according to an economist famous for his pull-no-punches analyses.
Published in: Santa Barbara News-Press ( view article )

Sunday
December 16, 2012
Juggling act
Frank Marino is not only the girls varsity soccer coach at Westlake High and the Cal Lutheran women's soccer coach, but he has experienced great success leading both programs simultaneously.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Wednesday
December 12, 2012
California’s economy to grow schizophrenically – at best
The Central Valley will remained mired in economic depression for the foreseeable future, while parts of California prosper beyond the national average, according to a report Wednesday from the California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting.
Published in: Central Valley Business Times ( view article )

Wednesday
December 12, 2012
Study: Depression to continue in the valley
A newly-released report is foreshadowing more gloomy times for the valley.
Published in: KMJ ( view article )

Tuesday
December 11, 2012
Youthful Kingsmen learning on the court
Cal Lutheran men's basketball coach Rich Rider knew there would be some growing pains with his team this season.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
December 10, 2012
Unusual art museum in Conejo Valley to host lecture, concert
A museum built under a football stadium in Ventura County is currently hosting its third exhibition since opening a little over a year ago.
Published in: KCLU ( view article )

Sunday
December 9, 2012
Challenges not new to councilwoman, 25
Dorina Padilla's surprise council victory as a political unknown on a shoestring budget in a crowded field is easier to understand when you consider her practical devotion to time management.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
December 9, 2012
Stacy Keach speaks at CLU
Celebrity Stacy Keach touched on the role of family — from the influence of his father to playing a dad to balancing home life and work — when he interacted with a Thousand Oaks audience on Friday.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
December 7, 2012
'Hammer' time
Actor Stacy Keach, best known for his TV portrayal of hard-boiled detective Mike Hammer, will be the latest of his brethren to pull up a chair and talk acting shop and chops with students at California Lutheran University.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Friday
December 7, 2012
CLU celebrates Sankta Lucia
California Lutheran University's office of campus ministry and the Scandinavian American Cultural Historical Foundation partnered to present the Sankta Lucia Festival on Thursday in the Samuelson Chapel, where the Scandinavian tradition was observed by students.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Thursday
December 6, 2012
CLU hosts Kwanzaa celebration
Harambee, a Swahili term that means “let’s all pull together”, was the theme for this year’s Kwanzaa celebration hosted by Cal Lutheran University.
Published in: Tri County Sentry ( view article )

Wednesday
December 5, 2012
CLU pays tribute to Sankta Lucia
Because California Lutheran University began with the donation of land by pioneer Norwegian ranchers in the Conejo, and because the school has been sponsored by Americans of Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish ancestry, the annual Sankta Lucia Festival has been integral to the history of the campus.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
December 4, 2012
Olmon takes pride in working at Cal Lutheran
Cal Lutheran assistant athletic trainer Samantha Olmon enjoys helping athletes remain in the game and reach their full potential.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Tuesday
December 4, 2012
Riding to Bethlehem
A Las Posadas ceremony Sunday evening in Thousand Oaks re-enacted the biblical story of Joseph and Mary riding a donkey and searching for somewhere in Bethlehem where Jesus could be born.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
December 3, 2012
Camera captures a passion
When Paul Hanson first went to India, he could hang out at the Taj Mahal for hours and rarely see more than two dozen other people.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Monday
December 3, 2012
Robots spark tech interest
Youths age 9 to 12 from Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Los Angeles counties competed in a First Lego League Robotics Qualifying Tournament on Sunday in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
December 2, 2012
Candidate makes $600 go a long way
A 24-year-old political novice beat experienced, better-bankrolled candidates on Nov. 6 to win one of two open seats on the Oxnard City Council.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Sunday
December 2, 2012
Heritage focus of CLU Kwanzaa event
The seven principles of Kwanzaa were highlighted Saturday as part of a California Lutheran University event celebrating the history and heritage of the African-American community.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

Saturday
December 1, 2012
Bill Watkins: Housing prices can defy a weak economy
Real estate will do just fine in large regions of California, even without a vibrant economy.
Published in: Orange County Register ( view article )

Saturday
December 1, 2012
CLU speakers share AIDS experience
A speaker panel of two men and one woman living with HIV/AIDS spoke during a symposium Thursday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.
Published in: Ventura County Star ( view article )

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