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  • Featured photo for Fifty and Better

    Fifty and Better

    Submitted by Ruth Buono

    I really appreciate the professionalism and friendliness of the FAB staff. Christina is always so helpful and patient. I really enjoy the…

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    Fifty and Better (FAB)

    Submitted by John Reiter

    My name is John, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. I have been taking classes in the program for about four years. I li…

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    Pearson Library – Rocio Pineda '26

    Submitted by Erin Sommers

    Rocio Pineda is a student worker at Pearson Library. She enjoys working at the library, especially helping out with and participating in …

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    Fifty and Better

    Submitted by Cherie Wrigley

    My name is Cherie Wrigley. I live right here in Thousand Oaks. I have since 1961 when our family relocated from the San Fernando Valley w…

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    FAB (Fifty and Better)

    Submitted by Nicki Bartels

    My name is Nicki, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. I live in Ventura, California, but am originally from White Plains,…

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    Ashlyn Bryson-Beane '26

    Submitted by Ashlyn Bryson-Beane

    This Story is about United Equity and Justice Collective Part of my internship with the Center for Cultural Engagement and Inclusi…

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    Fifty and Better

    Submitted by Randy Richardson

    My name is Randy, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. I have been taking classes in the program since April 2020. What I …

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    Fifty and Better Program

    Submitted by Doug Garber

    My name is Doug, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. My wife, Marsha, and I lived in Thousand Oaks for a time and raised …

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    The Fifty and Better Program

    Submitted by David Chandler

    My name is David, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. My wife, Maggie, and I live in Moorpark, California. I knew some Ca…

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    Fifty and Better

    Submitted by Steve Ramm

    My name is Steve, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. I live in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I heard about Fifty and Bette…

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    Millennia Gamez '24

    Submitted by Millennia Gamez

    Please note this story is being submitted in support of the student life experimental learning fund …

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    Fifty and Better

    Submitted by Elyse Salend

    My name is Elyse, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. A friend told me about Fifty and Better classes a while back, and I…

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    FAB – Fifty and Better

    Submitted by David Halpert

    My name is David, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. “The CLU way of life” is very fulfilling for me in that…

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    Pearson Library

    Submitted by Erin Sommers

    Pearson Library and the library staff have done so much for me during my time with Cal Lutheran. I want to give them my support for Cares…

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    Kathryn Torres '25

    Submitted by Kathryn Torres

    Before I started at Cal Lutheran I had a hard time with my education. I had a fixed mindset where I would give up whenever a class or an …

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    The Echo

    Submitted by Kristie Hettinga

    In working for The Echo student newspaper, many students find more than just a tremendous experiential learning opportunity—they find c…

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  • Featured photo for Ryker Linn

    Ryker Linn '20

    Submitted by Ryker Linn

    Having grown up in Simi, Cal Lu men’s volleyball was the team I supported from its inception in 2016. I was extremely fortunate to …

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    How Fifty and Better Saved Me

    Submitted by Kathy Denny

    I live in New Jersey. Our son and his family ( three grandsons now in their 20″s) live in Thousand Oaks and , because of this, for …

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  • Featured photo for Avya Pandhi

    Avya Pandhi '26

    Submitted by Avya Pandhi

    As an international student, a person of color, and a member of underrepresented groups, my journey at this university has been a tapestr…

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    Fifty and Better Program

    Submitted by Joan Marquand-Willse

    My name is Joan, and I am a student in the Fifty and Better program. I am grateful that this program exists for learners age 50+ and offe…

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