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Students Compete in Sweets by the Beach Annual Cooking Competition

Students Compete in Sweets by the Beach Annual Cooking Competition

By Tim Pompey If there was ever a cooking competition that could be described as “mouthwatering,” this one is right up there. The 3rd annual Sweets by the Beach competition sponsored by the Ventura County Civic Alliance (VCCA), the Oxnard Union High School District (OUHSD), and the Embassy Suites Hotel in Oxnard was held on […]

College Kids Knock on Every Single Dorm Door for Special Cause

College Kids Knock on Every Single Dorm Door for Special Cause

Two college students were inspired to save lives – and they acted on that inspiration just by knocking on every single door of their campus and asking for quarters. Jesse Richards and Mark Schussler are both juniors at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. Last month, the students made a bet based on a game […]

Class has record number of valedictorians: Undergraduate students share honor for highest GPA

Class has record number of valedictorians: Undergraduate students share honor for highest GPA

California Lutheran University’s Class of 2017 has four valedictorians among its traditional undergraduates graduating Saturday, more students sharing the honor than in any previous year. Sam Grandfield of Thousand Oaks, Amalie Melsom of Norway, Jinny Milani of Maui and Jewel Soiland of Petaluma received the Provost’s Award for Academic Excellence. They had the highest cumulative […]

Free Carnival Ride Tickets Offered Through Conejo Valley Days “Read & Ride” Program

Free Carnival Ride Tickets Offered Through Conejo Valley Days “Read & Ride” Program

For the third year, Conejo Valley Days (CVD) is offering free carnival ride passes for students who take part in its “Read & Ride” literacy program. CVD, in conjunction with carnival operator Kastl Amusements, is encouraging kids in kindergarten through fifth grade to read by offering ride passes for this year’s festival (May 11 through […]

Moorpark College Hosts Career & Internship Expo for Student and Community Members — April 5th

Moorpark College Hosts Career & Internship Expo for Student and Community Members — April 5th

Employers offering full- and part-time positions and internships are invited The Career Transfer Center at Moorpark College will host its annual Career & Internship Expo Wednesday, April 5, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Raider Walk & Quad on campus (7075 Campus Road, Moorpark, CA). The Career & Internship Expo is free to students and community […]

Camarillo Academic Olympics Super Quiz — March 21st

Camarillo Academic Olympics Super Quiz — March 21st

On March 21, we’ll have the City Preliminary for the Camarillo Academic Olympics Super Quiz.  Teams of five from 25 local schools will be competing to answer questions taken from a single book; this year, the subject is spies.  The teams are split into two divisions – one for 4th and 5th graders and another […]

Ventura County Community College District Leads State-Wide Initiative to Serve Student Veterans

Ventura County Community College District Leads State-Wide Initiative to Serve Student Veterans

The Ventura County Community College District Veterans Resource Center Coordinators from Moorpark College, Oxnard College and Ventura College met with managers from California Lutheran University, California State University, Channel Islands, and National University to discuss best practices for helping student veterans achieve success.  Leading the discussion was VCCCD Trustee Larry Kennedy, Chancellor Bernard Luskin and […]

Cal Lutheran celebrates foreign students: 10 percent of students are citizens of another country  

Cal Lutheran celebrates foreign students: 10 percent of students are citizens of another country   

Cal Lutheran’s observance of the week, which is a joint initiative of the U.S. departments of State and Education, will include a World Fair and International Chapel Service that are open to the public. The fair will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Soiland Recreation Center. The theme is “Around […]

Students at 400 U.S. School Districts Head Back to School to Learn with zSpace Virtual Reality

Students at 400 U.S. School Districts Head Back to School to Learn with zSpace Virtual Reality

zSpace Virtual Reality for Education now enables interaction and group collaboration in more than 400 school districts, reaching hundreds of thousands of students worldwide Hundreds of thousands of U.S. K-12 students are heading back to school to learn with immersive virtual reality from zSpace. The Silicon Valley education company announced today that more than 400 […]

Event connects students, business leaders: Cal Lutheran alumnus will share his story

Event connects students, business leaders: Cal Lutheran alumnus will share his story
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