In the News

  • Grants fund Cal Lutheran student research
    Thu July 6, 2017

    California Lutheran University has awarded grants to 30 undergraduate students so they can spend the summer researching questions ranging from why Brazilian squirrel monkeys wash their hands and feet in their urine to whether the gut bacteria in green sweat bees on Santa Rosa Island differ from that in those living on the mainland. 

  • Cal Lutheran research in Shark Week
    Wed July 5, 2017

    Research conducted by a California Lutheran University marine biologist into the DNA of great white sharks will be featured in Shark Week’s kickoff episode this summer.

  • First-of-its-kind water market launches
    Tue June 13, 2017

    California’s first formal, centralized market for individual landowners to buy and sell groundwater has been launched on the Oxnard Plain, and the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded a $1.9 million grant to expand the pilot project later this year. 

  • Students create mini exhibit on oceans
    Tue April 4, 2017

    A small interactive exhibit created by California Lutheran University students to educate people on the state of the world’s oceans will be on display April 22 through May 13.

  • A dry spell to remember
    Fri March 17, 2017

    Ramifications of and local responses to California's worst drought in a millennium are the subject of a documentary by two students and a professor.

  • Food for worms
    Fri March 17, 2017

    Vermicomposting is the latest piece of a strategy to discard less and grow more on campus – toward a food system we can live with.

  • Expert will discuss the future of food
    Thu February 2, 2017

    Food systems of the future and the ethical questions they raise will be the topic of free lectures at California Lutheran University.

  • Great work of our time
    Wed November 30, 2016

    As the Reformation turns 500, some see the climate crisis as cause for a new one.

  • Environmentalist to discuss global warming
    Wed September 14, 2016

    An environmentalist will give a free public presentation at California Lutheran University as part of the First-Year Experience program.

  • There are holes in our buckets: Q&A with Andy Pattison
    Wed November 5, 2014

    Everything you can do to save water helps, as long as you start with the big things, explains Andy Pattison, a visiting instructor in the Master of Public Policy and Administration program.

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