Lunch Series

Faculty and others meet at our weekly Lunch Series to learn about and discuss issues relevant to teaching and learning at Cal Lutheran. Lunch is provided. Venue will be SBET 127.

To propose a topic or lead a series session, contact Cia DeMartino at x3368 or

Join us each week
  • Day: Thursdays
  • Time: 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Place:  SBET 127

FALL 2018 Schedule 

Date Topic Presenter
August 30             
Introduction to the new format & Cultivation Theory talk Cia DeMartino
September 6  A Unique Samurai Story David Nelson
September 13  Squirrel Monkeys Anita Stone
September 20 Female Characters in Animation Kaitlin Hodgdon
September 27 Visualizing the Properties of Stars Mary Oksala
October  4  Teachers' Perceptions of the FAIR Education Act and Using Inclusive Curriculum to Support LGBT Students Rich Underhill
October 11 History from Literature: King Arthur, Chivalry, and Violence Sam Claussen
October 18 Random Talk: Teaching Statistics Delil Martinez
October 25  TBD Brian Stethem
November  1  The Assessment of the WSCUC Required Core Competencies (Oral Communication; Written Communication; Critical Thinking; Quantitative Reasoning; Information Literacy). Rodney Reynods
November  8  Incorporating Experiential and Service Learning into your Classroom David Grannis & Grady Hanrahan
November 15  TBD Scott Chui 
November 29  TBD Mike Gagliardo
December 6  Immigration, Border Crossings, and the Bible Julia Fogg

See all previous lunches