For the Media

Media wanting assistance finding sources can contact Karin Grennan, Media Relations Manager, at kgrennan@callutheran.edu or 805-493-3512.

Recent Press Releases

Limoneira CEO to speak on developments

The president and CEO of Limoneira will discuss the company’s residential and agricultural developments at the March 6 California Lutheran University Corporate Leaders Breakfast in Ventura.

Cal Lutheran to start AmeriCorps program

California Lutheran University is one of eight universities partnering with the state of California on a first-in-the-nation program to help students pay for college through public service targeting pressing challenges in their region.

Actor Gary Sinise to discuss his career

Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning actor and director Gary Sinise will speak to theater arts students and the public at California Lutheran University at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28.

Cal Lutheran teaching financial literacy

In response to a federal recommendation and student requests, California Lutheran University this semester joined a small but growing number of colleges offering a for-credit personal finance course.

Cal Lutheran launches new school

California Lutheran University has formed a new school focused on education beyond traditional bachelor’s and graduate degrees.

Lawyer to discuss cannabis challenges

An attorney who has worked on cannabis-related issues since Californians voted to legalize recreational marijuana in 2016 will discuss the industry’s local impact at the California Lutheran University Corporate Leaders Breakfast in Santa Barbara.

Art activities, therapy free for fire victims

California Lutheran University is offering free art workshops, counseling and presentations designed to help those who have moved past the immediate crisis of wildfires to a stage where they can process the experience and begin healing.   

Swedish consul and entrepreneur dies

Former honorary consul general of Sweden, successful businesswoman and generous California Lutheran University supporter Siri Eliason of Thousand Oaks died Sunday of cancer at age 87. 

New director leading Cal Lutheran MPPA

A professor who has worked for nonprofit, for-profit and government sectors of the United States, India and United Arab Emirates has taken the helm of California Lutheran University’s Master of Public Policy and Administration (MPPA) program.

County economic contraction continues

The California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) released its 2019 Ventura County Economic Forecast on Thursday, Nov. 14. 

Provost honored for academic leadership

The Council of Independent Colleges awarded California Lutheran University Provost Leanne Neilson its 2019 Chief Academic Officer Award.

Cal Lutheran CERF gives 2019 VC forecast

The 2019 Ventura County Economic Forecast Conference will feature analyses of local data and a panel discussion of innovative ideas for improving the region’s economy. The event will also include the Ventura County release of the 2019 Latino Development Collaborative U.S. Latino GDP Report. 

Play recounts revolt by a Spanish village

California Lutheran University is staging a historical play by Spain’s most popular Golden Age playwright that speaks to the power of people to overcome oppression, both then and now. 

Youth leadership efforts to be discussed

A nonprofit leader who has spent his career working to improve underprivileged communities will discuss his current work in Los Angeles at the California Lutheran University Corporate Leaders Breakfast Series in Woodland Hills.

Cal Lutheran president to step down

After leading California Lutheran University through more than a decade of growth and success, President Chris Kimball has decided to step down at the end of the academic year.

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