ChapmanxSilicon Valley. Don’t miss out again.

January 21, 2015 by | Travel Courses

I attend Chapman University in Southern California. Disneyland is nine minutes away (I’m a fast driver). When class ends for the day, students head to the beach and lay in the sun. They take weekend trips up to Big Bear to go skiing. They hike to the Hollywood sign. It’s casual. You know what isn’t

20th Visiting Graduate Student Workshop in Experimental Economics

January 16, 2015 by | Economic Science Institute

Jan. 6th-10th, the Economic Science Institute, with a generous grant from the International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE), hosted 23 doctoral students from universities all over the world for the 20th Visiting Graduate Student Workshop in Experimental Economics. In a series of 11 sessions, the students first participated in an economic experiment as a

Distinguished Speaker: Karen Parkin, CHRO of adidas Group

January 13, 2015 by | Argyros School News

On December 3, 2014, the Argyros School of Business and Economics and The W Club hosted a Distinguished Speaker Series featuring keynote speaker Karen Parkin, CHRO of Adidas Global. Karen Parkin was recently appointed Chief HR Officer on November 1, 2014. Prior to her new role, she was responsible for the Global Supply Chain function

Personal Finance Seminar

January 9, 2015 by | Events

Don’t let student loan debt get the best of you! Advance your financial literacy by attending the upcoming personal finance seminars. Learn how to organize your financial affairs, achieve your financial objectives, and secure a sound financial future. The Hoag Center for Real Estate and Finance is pleased to offer students this comprehensive, three week

Music for Studying from an MBA Perspective

December 15, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

“Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents.” – Ludwig van Beethoven As the semester comes to an end, final exams conclude the culmination of several intensive, academic weeks. Holiday and summer breaks are so close that it might make it harder to concentrate and focus on the task at

Student Success Spotlight: Senior Emma Castleton

December 2, 2014 by | Student Profile

The Argryos Career Services encourages and assists students to step up, stand out, and start now. Often times it is easy to hit a road block when in the midst of an internship or job search and to throw in the towel and give up. Senior Emma Castleton, majoring in Business Administration with an emphasis

MBA Meets Founder of Happiness U in Hawai’i

November 24, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

Throughout my journey as an MBA student at the Argyros School of Business and Economics, my classes have inspired me to be a lifelong learner by continuously seeking professional development opportunities both inside and outside of Chapman University. Over the Thanksgiving break, I visited Honolulu, Hawai’i where I was invited to attend a Hogan Entrepreneurs Program speaker

Veterans are Outstanding MBA Candidates

November 5, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

Ever try to speak with corporate leaders and try to explain what the difference between an enlisted rank 7 and an MBA?  A veteran has been doing it for 20 years. Veterans like myself joined MBA programs for the access to become a well-rounded leader.  Should there be a distinction between an enlisted or officer

Spelling student-athlete: NASDAQ

October 17, 2014 by | Undergraduates

Like 99.9 percent of Panther student-athletes, Taylor Carter‘s playing career won’t reach beyond the Chapman University gridiron. But his football experiences have laid the foundation for a career that will be equally competitive and rewarding. Carter spent the summer before his senior year in the heart of Wall Street working a dream internship with NASDAQ

Learning Leadership from ‘A Major Malfunction’

October 13, 2014 by | Events

On September 9, 2014, Dr. Mark Maier was a guest lecturer in BUS 604: Organization and Management lead by Dr. Tom E. Butkiewicz where he presented his world-renowned ethical case study titled: The Story Behind the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster to Argyros MBA students. Learn more about this experience by listening to the podcast below. This podcast is