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The Cal Lutheran Undergrad Weekly Update is published on Mondays at Cal Lutheran and is distributed electronically to traditional undergraduate students. CLU Faculty & Staff requests, please email Andrea Treptow at  Requests must be made one week prior to the actual event. 

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Student Life

Club Lu: Smashburger Drop In

At Smashburger
Thursday November 13th
From 6:30- 8:30 P.M.Questions?

Commuter Lunch

Monday, November 17, 2014
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Swenson Lawn

All commuter students welcome, must have CLU ID at event.

Free pizza and carmel apples! First come first serve!

Wellness Programs

Check It Out: Student Health 101

A new issue of CLU Student Health 101 is here! After you read the November issue share your thoughts, and Enter to Win $1,000!

Read up on understanding depression, how to budget better, and more!

Rec Sports

Cal Lutheran’s Hall Cup is a campus wide competition designed to create student engagement, friendly competition,and team work between all of Cal Lutheran's Resident Halls and Commuter Students. The competition will consist of 6 to 7 athletic tournaments that will test the dedication, commitment, and athletic skills of students across campus. The sports for this year long competition will include Darts, Kickball, Capture the Flag, Ultimate Frisbee, Ping Pong, Cosmic Dodgeball, and 3v3 Basketball. Each tournament will consist of teams from all Res Halls plus one Commuter Team. With each sport there are coed regulations for the amount of players per team and teams / individuals per sport. Please check with the sports rules and regulations for these policies. More information can be found on the Intramural Sports and Fitness Webpage. Please sign up for any of these tournaments with your RA. Commuters can sign up by contacting

Hall Cup Tournament: Capture the Flag
Saturday, November 22nd, 2014
11 A.M. in Rolland Stadium

Indoor Rock Climbing

Saturday, November 15, 2014
9:35 am - 1:00 pm

Santa Barbara Rock Gym
322 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Where: Santa Barbara Rock Gym - Santa Barbara, CA
When: November 15th - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Meeing Location: CLU Welcome Center Parking Lot
Meeting Time: 9:45 AM
Transportation: On your own (Not provided by CLU)
What to Bring:
*Cash for food
*Comfortable clothing
*Water Bottle
Cost: $15

Payment reserves spot:

To complete your reservation you need to complete the Outdoor Rec registration:

If you have any questions please contact the Rec Sports Staff at

Community Service Center

Alternative Spring Break to El Salvador

Interested in a Habitat for Humanity build in El Salvador over Spring break?

Student applications will be due on November 14th by 4 pm in the Middle Mod, and can be found at

Grants and Student Trip Leader positions are available and require a supplemental application.

More information can be found at the website, or contact Lauren Witman at with questions. Please note, there will be a discounted price for Thrivent Financial members.

Applications are now being accepted!


The Adopt-a-Family program is a way for the student body and faculty to get involved and reach out to those in need that are not able to provide their family with a holiday celebration. The CSC will be working with 2 local agencies, giving everyone an opportunity to give back this holiday season. Sign-ups are from November 6th to November 20th. For more information and to sign up, visit

Campus Offices

Songs For A New World

In Samuelson Chapel

From 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, November 18th at 8pm and Wednesday, November 19th at 7pm
Performed in the Chapel
Admission is free.

For information, call 805 493 3415

Written by a recent Tony Award winner, the exquisitely crafted Songs for a New World runs the gamut of today's popular music. This highly theatrical song cycle transports the audience from the deck of a Spanish sailing ship in 1492 to a ledge featuring an array of fascinating characters 57 stories above Fifth Avenue. Presented by the Musical Theatre Ensemble under the direction of Heidi Valencia Vass.

Apathy in the Church

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Samuelson Chapel

Professor Benjamin Wethington joins students in a discussion on apathy in the church. November 11th in the chapel at 6:00 pm

Apple Cider after Common Ground

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
10:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Samuelson Chapel

Enjoy Apple Cider after common ground! Approximately 10 pm at the chapel.

Pie After Worship

November 23rd at 7 P.M. in Samuelson Chapel

NCAA Women's Volleyball Western Regional Tournament

Friday – 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Saturday – 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Sunday – 4 p.m.

CLU has been selected to host the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Western Regional Tournament. The matches start on Friday through Sunday. Here is a link to the bracket The times for the games are listed above.

November Support

Saturday, November 15, 2014
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Samuelson Aquatics Center

Come out and support the Men’s Water Polo Team in their last home game of the season! The first 200 students will get a pair of CLU sunglasses! Wear your CLU colors and come out to the game on Saturday, November 15th at 11am!

Student Life Conference Funding Request

Is there a conference or event that you would like to attend,
but don't have enough money?

The office of Student Life is now granting funds (by way of application) to full-time traditional undergraduate students who want to attend a conference or event. Print out the form below and turn it in to Andrea Treptow at the Student Life & Programs Office.

Visit: This Link for more information about applications and deadlines.


Discount Ticket Sales at


Muvico $7.50

Pick up your tickets in Modular 2 at the front Desk.




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