Special Events

California's Hispanic Heritage: César Chávez & the Grape Boycott

Overton Hall

Constantino Lopez from the Languages and Cultures Department will talk about the social, political, and economic role that the César Chávez Grape Boycott played in California.

Bring Your Own Brain (BYOB)
A Day of Innovative Solutions for ASD

Swenson Center for Social and Behavioral Sciences, Room 101

BYOB is an all-day event from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. seeking solutions to challenges faced by individuals on the autism spectrum.

Founders Day Convocation

Samuelson Chapel

Each fall the university community, alumni and friends celebrate the founding of Cal Lutheran at this festive gathering. This year's theme is “Reforming the Heart, Reforming the World.” Alumnus Frank Nausin will receive the 2017 Christus Award.

6th Annual Loop da Lu Family 5K

Kingsmen Park

Join fellow alumni, family and friends for a 5K of Cal Lutheran’s beautiful Thousand Oaks Campus!

14th Annual Student Research Symposium

Richter Hall and Ahmanson Science Center Lobby

Cal Lutheran celebrates the scholarly work of top undergraduates at this annual event. Oral presentations will take place from 9 to 10:30 a.m. in Richter Hall in the Ahmanson Science Center. Poster presentations will run from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the science center lobby and patio.

Alternative Communication Socials

Swenson 106

Students and communication partners will work together on communication skill-building during structured activities while having fun.

Just Go In Looking Good
The Resistance, Resilience, and Kinship-Building of Trans* College Students

Lundring Events Center

At a time of increasing inter/national precarity for various marginalized populations, there has never been a more pressing need to work toward liberation. This is certainly true for transgender people, including transgender college students. 

Día de Los Muertos

Ullman Commons back patio

Join the Cal Lutheran community and the Latin American Student Organization in honoring the lives of our deceased loved ones.

2017 Susan Greiser Price Arts and Learning Symposium
Reaching and Teaching Students with Autism

Lundring Events Center

This symposium offers interactive experiences and resources to increase high quality arts education in P-20 schools that serve students with autism.

Thrill The World Thousand Oaks 2017

Kingsmen Park

Thrill the World is a worldwide flash mob that honors Michael Jackson and raises charitable funds. The Cal Lutheran dance party begins at noon in Kingsmen Park with on-site dance instruction, zombie makeup, refreshments and fun for the kids! Global performance of the dance is at 3 p.m.