The Echo

Protesting Planned Parenthood: A Hypocritical Movement

December 5, 2017

Women’s rights are human rights. I find it hard to reason why people in government (the majority of them being male) have conversations as to what I, as a female, can do to my body. I don’t understand why people who do not...

Oil, Gas Company Says Fracking Is Misunderstood

November 25, 2017

Aera Energy, one of California's largest oil and gas producers, visited California Lutheran University on Nov. 13 to educate geology students on the dynamics of hydraulic fracturing. Michele Newell, public affairs specialist...

Veganism is a Nutritious Diet

November 14, 2017

Going vegan is a healthy choice. For me, going vegan was not only that, but an easy choice too. I watched documentaries exposing the reality of the conditions some animals live in and the environmental impact eating animal...

We Desperately Need More Gun Laws

October 17, 2017

“Thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by the Las Vegas shooting.” “Pray for Vegas.” “Now is not the time for political debate. It is a time to pray and mourn.” #VegasStrong These are the words...

A Breakdown of ASCLUG’s Budget Protocol

September 26, 2017

The Associated Students of California Lutheran University Government has the fiscal responsibility of determining how much funds student clubs and organizations on campus receive each year. Clubs and organizations receive 25 percent o...

Meal Plans Should Be An Option

May 2, 2017

Every single semester students groan at the thought of a meal plan. There’s always something wrong with the meal plans and California Lutheran University students should have the option to not have one without having to petition...

Artist and Survivor Speaks at Holocaust Commemoration

May 2, 2017

 The Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration took place April 30 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Samuelson Chapel at California Lutheran University. Michael Berenbaum, who is a scholar, rabbi and filmmaker, spoke at the event. He...

California Lutheran University's Student Newspaper Since 1961
Features