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

Provost gives $100,000 for scholarships

California Lutheran University Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Leanne Neilson and her husband, George, have donated $100,000 to establish an Emergency Support Scholarship Endowment.

Cal Lutheran presents epic 'Pirate Queen'

The departments of music and of theater and dance at California Lutheran University are joining forces to present "The Pirate Queen," an epic musical adventure featuring two powerful women of the 16th century.

Cal Lutheran wins national theater honors

The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival awarded California Lutheran University’s “columbinus” a Distinguished Performance and Production Ensembles Award and a Citizen Artist Award. This is the first time a Cal Lutheran production has won national awards.

Scandinavian Festival slated April 6-7

The largest Nordic festival in Southern California will return to California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks on April 6 and 7.

Artists to transform Cal Lutheran concrete

Some of California’s most talented sidewalk artists will transform flat concrete pathways across California Lutheran University into colorful masterpieces on April 1 and 2.

International art gathering returns to Ventura

After traveling to the Netherlands in 2017 and Miami in 2018, The Representational Art Conference is returning to the Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach, where two California Lutheran University faculty members launched it seven years ago. 

Hack-a-thon to seek autism solutions

Teams will compete to design the most creative solutions to challenges faced by people on the autism spectrum during a free event at California Lutheran University.

Clean-energy expert to speak at breakfast

A Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) executive who oversaw a four-county energy innovation initiative will speak at the next California Lutheran University Corporate Leaders Breakfast.

Cal Lutheran to add film and TV major

California Lutheran University is launching a film and TV major in fall in response to strong student interest in related classes, activities and careers.

Clothing swap highlights exhibit message

California Lutheran University is hosting a free clothing swap in conjunction with an art exhibit that examines the harmful effects of fast fashion.

Cal Lutheran, MATES form unique alliance

California Lutheran University and Meadows Arts and Technology Elementary School (MATES) have formed a unique partnership to provide undergraduates with more fieldwork opportunities and the public charter school staff and students with additional support and resources.

New options for Cal Lutheran commuters

At the request of commuter students, California Lutheran University is offering traditional undergraduate classes at off-campus centers for the first time this semester.

Cal Lutheran's 'columbinus' is festival pick

California Lutheran University has been invited to stage "columbinus" at the Region VIII Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, a particularly meaningful honor after the Borderline shooting rocked the campus and curtailed the originally scheduled public performances.

CERF economists join WSJ survey group

California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) has joined the select group of contributors to The Wall Street Journal’s Economic Forecasting Survey.

Middle schoolers put on path to college

California Lutheran University and Moorpark College are collaborating to provide local middle school students who may not be considering college with a pathway to a bachelor’s degree lined with substantial support and scholarships.

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