On top of California’s deepest concern

On top of California’s deepest concern

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During dry years, farms and cities depend even more than usual on sources of water far beneath our feet. Graduates of Cal Lutheran’s geology, MBA and public policy programs are working to keep fresh water in the ground now and for the future.

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You can’t miss this

You can’t miss this

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In an example of how our sports teams use H2O to heal, 20 guys at a time run in place on a Sunday in a shallow dormitory pool. The athletic trainers call this spectacle aquatic recovery therapy. This season for the football team, it’s mandatory.

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Race to the well’s bottom

Race to the well’s bottom

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Conflicting laws and perverse incentives drive farmers and other Californians to use more water, particularly when we have less to spare. “Yeah,” says a Cal Lutheran economist, “it’s messed up.”

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Reflections on liquid

Reflections on liquid

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My real connection to water comes through my use of glass. Glass is my medium, and water is its mate.

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Features

On top of California’s deepest concern

On top of California’s deepest concern

During dry years, farms and cities depend even more than usual on sources of water far beneath our feet. Graduates of Cal Lutheran’s geology, MBA and public policy programs are working to keep fresh water in the ground now and for the future.

Nov 5, 2014

Campus Highlights

Ullman Commons: New and open to change

Ullman Commons: New and open to change

The $15 million dining facility and gathering spot is transforming the campus and showing once more what people crave: routines and ways to break out of them. 

Nov 5, 2014

Alumni News

From afar, watching water quality in Somalia

From afar, watching water quality in Somalia

Erin Boettcher ’11 monitors purification systems at schools and a training program to help women in Somali refugee camps protect themselves and their families from water-borne diseases.

Nov 5, 2014

Sports

Other goals

Other goals

An 8-year-old soccer lover and cancer survivor joins the Kingsmen team, with help from a former player.

Nov 5, 2014

Recent Articles

On top of California’s deepest concern

On top of California’s deepest concern

During dry years, farms and cities depend even more than usual on sources of water far beneath our feet. Graduates of Cal Lutheran’s geology, MBA and public policy programs are working to keep fresh water in the ground now and for the future.

Other goals

Other goals

An 8-year-old soccer lover and cancer survivor joins the Kingsmen team, with help from a former player.

From afar, watching water quality in Somalia

From afar, watching water quality in Somalia

Erin Boettcher ’11 monitors purification systems at schools and a training program to help women in Somali refugee camps protect themselves and their families from water-borne diseases.

Clean-water evangelist

Clean-water evangelist

Minnesota’s bragging rights as “the land of sky-blue waters” have a staunch defender in Jenn (Cline ’08) Radtke.

You can’t miss this

You can’t miss this

In an example of how our sports teams use H2O to heal, 20 guys at a time run in place on a Sunday in a shallow dormitory pool. The athletic trainers call this spectacle aquatic recovery therapy. This season for the football team, it’s mandatory.

Ullman Commons: New and open to change

Ullman Commons: New and open to change

The $15 million dining facility and gathering spot is transforming the campus and showing once more what people crave: routines and ways to break out of them. 

Race to the well’s bottom

Race to the well’s bottom

Conflicting laws and perverse incentives drive farmers and other Californians to use more water, particularly when we have less to spare. “Yeah,” says a Cal Lutheran economist, “it’s messed up.”

Outdoor learning spaces aim for water savings

Outdoor learning spaces aim for water savings

Two collections of native plants to be added in the coming year will expand laboratory space for students and show Cal Lutheran’s neighbors ways to save water outside. The projects are part of a shift away from grass around campus. 

There are holes in our buckets

There are holes in our buckets

Everything you can do to save water helps, as long as you start with the big things, explains Andy Pattison, a visiting instructor in the Master of Public Policy and Administration program.

Reflections on liquid

Reflections on liquid

My real connection to water comes through my use of glass. Glass is my medium, and water is its mate.