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Technology to heal the brain

Technology to heal the brain

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 annual Cell Biology Symposium.

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. 

Are you going to eat that?

Are you going to eat that?

If you know what’s good for you, you’ll include plenty of fiber in your diet. But you’re going to need a lot of help digesting it.

Tradition has a future, say artists at major event

Tradition has a future, say artists at major event

An international group of about 375 people, many of them painters, sculptors and writers on art, descended on Ventura, Calif., March 2-5 for TRAC 2014: The Representational Art Conference.

Another look at pesticides, from every angle

Another look at pesticides, from every angle

Cal Lutheran is bringing an array of tools to bear in its effort to understand the risks of exposure to chemicals on and around Ventura County farmland.

CLU warms to ice hockey, again

CLU warms to ice hockey, again

Players on the CLU Knights club team came out of Southern California junior programs as well as countries known for ice hockey. In five years, the team has gone from a few guys learning skating and stick skills to the “real deal.”

Gallegly fellowships help two to stay for MPPAs

Gallegly fellowships help two to stay for MPPAs

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.

CLU wins top Interfaith Youth award

CLU wins top Interfaith Youth award

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.