Becoming who you are. Cultivating what you do.

Stories of Vocation and Purpose

  • What Do You Do with a Religion Degree?
    Wed November 2, 2022

    Religion majors and minors (and professors) everywhere are used to answering the perennial question from well-meaning relatives and friends: What do you do with a religion degree? We interviewed two of our recent graduates about their current vocational pursuits, and how CLU prepared them for these vastly different, yet equally inspired paths. 

  • $180,000 in Cal Lutheran incubator grants
    Wed September 21, 2022

    California Lutheran University has awarded its first Dorfman Incubator Grants — a total of $180,000 that will provide hands-on educational opportunities for students while helping four alumni and a professor launch their startups.

  • Realizing a personal victory
    Mon May 23, 2022

    When Kathie (Schaap ’89) Hale met her husband Rich 23 years ago, she was only a casual runner. “The farthest I had ever run was 3 miles,” she said. “But he was doing these 50-mile epic adventures. That was one of the things that drew me to him.”