Posted on 11/8/2019 - 6 minute read
Paul Schroeder started his career as an engineer working on missiles and air-to-air systems. His wife Cathy found a side career as a line judge at the U.S. Open and other tennis tournaments. As longtime, generous supporters of Concordia, the Schroeders today co-chair the Forward in Faith campaign, serving in leadership at the university as they have since 1978.
Posted on 10/5/2019 - 4 minute read
Nearly 800 people were in attendance to witness the final step to the completion of Concordia University Irvine’s (CUI) newest building, the Borland-Manske Center (BMC), home of the university’s Music Department and Christ College School of Theology and Church Vocations. On Sat., Oct. 5 students, faculty, and alumni gathered together to bless and dedicate the new building.
Posted on 9/1/2019 - 8 minute read
The beautiful new Borland-Manske Center combines stunning architecture and high-tech classroom functionality, taking learning to a new level on CUI’s campus and making a grand statement about what’s ahead for the University.
Posted on 7/1/2019 - 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 3/1/2019 - 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 - 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 7/1/2018 - 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 3/1/2018 - 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.
Not many people outlive their life insurance policies. At 100 years old, CUI donor Virginia Hoffman Slusser just did.
Posted on 11/1/2017 - 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
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