Set the TiVo – or pull up a chair — for 2 p.m. Saturday, March 5, when Discovery Channel airs an episode of Kidnap and Rescue starring John Benitz, assistant professor, Department of Theatre, College of Performing Arts. Professor Benitz plays Thomas Hargrove, kidnapped for ransom and held for nearly a year before being released, in an episode titled “Proof of Life.” The Discovery Channel program is a docu-drama series providing an inside look at true stories of abduction, rescue and recovery.
Save room on your holiday calendars now for two of Chapman’s jolliest traditions – the second annual WinterFest celebration and the 50th Annual Holiday Wassail Banquet and Concert. First, round up the neighbors and bring them to campus Thursday, Dec. 5, at 5 p.m. for Chapman University’s second annual “Winterfest” holiday celebration and tree-lighting. This
Created by doctoral students and faculty from the College of Educational Studies, a new website is designed to be a resource for classroom teachers who may not have backgrounds in disability studies but increasingly need those skills. The Disability Studies in Education Professional Development Website was recently launched by working educators enrolled in the Ph.D.
It’s always fun to note student awards, but in the case of a recent prize won by two students in the Chapman University Honors Program, a dramatic exclamation of “Wow!” and “Super!” is particularly appropriate. Isabel Hsu ‘15 and Andrew Vo ‘15 won first place at the National Collegiate Honors Council Annual Conference last month
Chapman University scholars have been featured in a variety of media recently.