Posted on 8/14/2019 - 5 minute read
The Evelyn and Raymond Joeckel family has supported Concordia University Irvine and many Lutheran churches and ministries for nearly seven decades, even while raising a family of seven and moving frequently as part of the oil industry.
Posted on 4/3/2019 - 4 minute read
Bill and Audrey Dahlgren, long-time CUI supporters, built an industry-leading company and family through a combination of innovation, risk-taking and prayer.
Posted on 9/25/2018 - 6 minute read
Chris ’04 and Katherine Pond ’05 came to Concordia Irvine intending to pursue pastoral ministry and school teaching, respectively, but both wound up excelling in the field of business. Though still in their mid-thirties, they have become strong supporters of Concordia Irvine in a variety of ways.
Posted on 9/25/2018 - 2 minute read
Two grants totaling more than half a million dollars will allow CUI to streamline and broaden students’ preparation for church leadership, and promote a broader understanding of vocation by exploring connections between faith, work, and economics.
Posted on 3/22/2018 - 5 minute read
Not many people outlive their life insurance policies. At 100 years old, CUI donor Virginia Hoffman Slusser just did.
Posted on 3/12/2018 - 5 minute read
Rev. Chris Singer ’91, MA ’03, is the recipient of the 2018 Servant Leadership Award, which he will receive at Concordia’s annual Gala of Stars in April 2018.
Posted on 1/12/2018 - 4 minute read
On a mezzanine overlooking the gym is a newly re-designed Eagles Nest, an attractive, glass-enclosed room where CUI hosts special receptions, athletics team meetings, and seating during games. The room’s upgrade came thanks to Phyllis Talmage, a generous donor since 1973.
off the field
Posted on 8/25/2017 - 3 minute read
As the Music, Worship and Theology (MWT) building — the first major project in CUI’s master plan—moves closer to reality, the campus community will have many people to thank: the staff and faculty who are leading the efforts and informing the process; the students, whose eagerness and numbers show a continued, rising demand for a CUI education; and the many friends of Concordia for their faithful support.
Posted on 3/17/2017 - 1 minute read
Eagle athletics alumni have a new reason to be proud: a new $50,000 Hall of Fame housed in the gymnasium to honor their achievements.
Posted on 3/17/2017 - 3 minute read
Elayne and Paul Lohr experienced great blessing from their family’s egg business, which they helped grow from a small farm to a 60,000-bird ranch. That blessing has flowed down in their own family, and in thirty-five years of impact at CUI where their generosity has helped build the campus and support students through scholarships.
Undergraduate Commencement Speaker 'Continues the Great Conversation’
May 3, 2019
New Prayer Garden Dedicated in Heritage Garden
May 2, 2019
Gala of Stars Reaches Record High
April 27, 2019
Concordia University Irvine Announces Its Largest Comprehensive Campaign
October 23, 2018