Browsing Archive

March, 2015

Photo by Katherine Tran
Features

Michelle Wulfestieg is wishing you a good day

March 10, 2015

Through two early strokes, paralysis, a great college course and a near-death experience, this 2004 graduate found her purpose in life.… Read More

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Campus Highlights

Technology to heal the brain

March 10, 2015

A neurologist and MBA alumnus says that advances in computers and imaging will transform the treatment of brain diseases. Dr. Lorne S. Label will speak on campus April 10 at the third… Read More

Rommereim with Marine veteran David Esquivel. (Photo by Brian Stethem)
Features

Healing warriors’ spirits

March 10, 2015

Terry Rommereim ’78, M.Div. ’86, makes his rounds on a Friday morning at the VA hospital in Fresno.… Read More

Terry Spehar-Fahey, who teaches drawing, watercolor and a course titled Art and Psychology, used her painting to emerge from major depression. (Photo by Brian Stethem)
Q&A

Making lemonade

March 10, 2015

Terry Spehar-Fahey, who teaches drawing, watercolor and a course titled Art and Psychology, used her painting to emerge from major depression.… Read More

“Hockey really saved my life,” says Scott Klein ’90. He takes to the ice two or three times a week to officiate Southern California adult leagues, including at the Iceoplex in Simi Valley. (Photo by Brian Stethem)
Features

A game plan for overtime

March 10, 2015

Born with cystic fibrosis, Scott Klein ’90 was already living beyond his life expectancy when he started ice hockey at age 4. He stayed with the sport – in college, on the… Read More

Bolton works with his friend Austin Muñoz, a 20-year-old cancer survivor. (Photo by Brian Stethem)
Features

Cancer brought me to this

March 10, 2015

High-level athletes are remarkable human beings. I ought to know. But my experience with cancer and the example of other survivors have taught me most of what I know about strength.… Read More

Dr. Laureen L. (Spinas ’83) Hill visited campus in February for meetings on the future of science education at Cal Lutheran. (Photo by Brian Stethem)
Alumni News

Top anesthesiologist teaches readiness on Ebola

March 10, 2015

Dr. Laureen L. (Spinas ’83) Hill was part of the team that successfully treated the first two U.S. Ebola patients. Now she advises far-flung colleagues on how to run a department during… Read More

From Singapore, family friend Heather Teoh ’98 (right) set up a site to raise money for the husband and third son of Dianne (Habring ’97) Frehlich of Simi Valley.
Alumni News

How to lend a hand from 8,000 miles

March 10, 2015

While exposing a lot of unmet need, the Web and online social networks offer new twists on old ways to help friends, family and also strangers. … Read More