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.
Three-year-old Ben Teach was having a busy afternoon. He jogged up and down the halls of Chapman University’s Lastinger Athletics Complex with his older brother, Max, toured the football locker room and hit the field to run sprints with several members of the football team. Seeing the busy preschooler rocket around Ernie C. Chapman Stadium,
Chapman University will be part of a team with UC Irvine and two other fellow Orange County campuses competing in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon 2015, the international student competition to design and build the best solar-powered home. Chapman, Irvine Valley College and Saddleback College will join UC Irvine as “Team Orange” to
California’s unrelenting drought means it’s time to rethink those water-guzzling lawns and gardens, which drink up more than 50 percent of the water used in Southern California homes. So the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences in Schmid College of Science and Technology has planned its third annual World Water Day event to focus exclusively
From building purchases to the formation of a community engagement program aimed at preparing low-income students for college, a spirit of growth and achievement was the theme of President Jim Doti’s 2014 State of the University Address. “Chapman University is on the move,” Doti said, referencing the commemorative poster created for the event which proclaimed