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Our View: Exhibit a fitting tribute to CSUCI’s first 20 years

By   /  Saturday, October 8th, 2022  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: Exhibit a fitting tribute to CSUCI’s first 20 years

CSU Channel Islands is celebrating its 20th anniversary, with an up-close-and-personal look at developments on campus through the eyes of librarian Laura Worden. A former student assistant, she has been through the entire two decades of CSUCI’s existence, and it was her job to help curate the show that’s up at the John Spoor Broome Read More →

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Opinion: Chouinard’s Patagonia donation a prime example of living a purposeful life

By   /  Sunday, October 2nd, 2022  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Chouinard’s Patagonia donation a prime example of living a purposeful life

By Shaun Tomson Yvon Chouinard, reluctant businessman and self-confessed “dirtbag,” made international headlines when he recently gave away the shares of the iconic outdoor clothing brand Patagonia. He founded the company with his wife, Malinda, in 1973, and it is based in Ventura, nestled in a grove of trees at the junction of the 101 Read More →

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Our View: Irwin’s bill will give veterans a chance at a fresh start

By   /  Sunday, October 2nd, 2022  /  Editorials, Latest news, Law & Goverment, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: Irwin’s bill will give veterans a chance at a fresh start

At a time when California is scraping for everyone possible who can be recruited for work or job training, a bill by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin, D-Thousand Oaks, struck a responsive chord. Signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom — who called Irwin to let her know while she was on a Saturday hike on Sept. 17 — Read More →

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Our View: Pacifica made a shrewd move with pick for new president

By   /  Friday, September 23rd, 2022  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: Pacifica made a shrewd move with pick for new president

The trustees of Pacifica Graduate Institute have made a bold choice in choosing Leonie Mattison to be the next president of the university. Now they should give her the support she needs to prove that she’s an academic leader with a bright future. With her unanimous appointment, which becomes official on Oct. 3, Mattison becomes Read More →

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Our View: CLU researchers tell an important story of the Latino economy

By   /  Friday, September 16th, 2022  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: CLU researchers tell an important story of the Latino economy

When California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Forecasting and Research rolled out its first Latino GDP report a number of years ago, we were impressed with this partnership between CLU and UCLA. Over the years, CERF director Matthew Fienup and researcher Dan Hamilton, along with UCLA’s David Hayes-Bautista, have run the academic equivalent of a Read More →

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Opinion: Simple ways to lighten the load on our water treatment plants

By   /  Friday, September 16th, 2022  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Simple ways to lighten the load on our water treatment plants

By John Crisman Water scarcity and conservation continues to be top of mind for many of us living in California, especially after the California Senate approved a plan to lower home water use, reducing the standard to 47 gallons per person per day starting in 2025, and 42 gallons per person per day beginning in Read More →

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Opinion: Don’t be so quick to ditch those lawns when drought hits

By   /  Friday, September 9th, 2022  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Don’t be so quick to ditch those lawns when drought hits

By Greg Campbell Ventura County’s Turf Replacement Rebate Program is one of many in California making the news as of late. Aimed at protecting California’s diminishing water supply, the program pays homeowners as much as $3,200 to remove their lawns. As well-intentioned as this program is, there are better strategies for reducing water usage that Read More →