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The long-serving congressman has launched a fundraising campaign for the Elton and Janice Gallegly Center for Public Service and Civic Engagement, which also aims to bring visiting scholars and host public events.
Fresh off of winning this year’s $1,500 prize from Chicago-based Interfaith Youth Core for the Best Overall Campaign to promote cooperation among students of different religions or no religion at all, Interfaith Allies at CLU is making its presence felt on and beyond campus.
After crunching the numbers, administrators are crediting this year’s gains largely to efforts at student retention that began just five years ago.
The historian’s “incredibly lucky” life included 29 years of teaching at CLU and the publication of books on Lutheran intellectual history and historiography in his last years.
In the newest phase of sustainable gardening on campus, students and faculty members are building a Small Creatures Sanctuary, beginning with a home for honeybees.
More than 1,200 students earned bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees at the University’s Commencement ceremonies.
Knowing they would not make it back to California in time for the Undergraduate Commencement ceremony, seniors pulled gowns over their uniforms and traded ball caps for graduation caps.
CLU students are getting their hours in the veterinary field by working with Dr. Heather Skogerson of the county animal hospital.
Only four years after the church changed its policy on the ordination for gays in committed relationships, the Rev. Guy Erwin was elected to lead the Southwest California Synod for six years as bishop.
A speech that the late biology professor Barbara Collins gave at the 1991 Colloquium of Scholars Banquet could have been written in 2013.