The cover story for the July 24 issue of New Scientist magazine interviews Chapman researchers
Volunteerism has been a strong tradition in the Special Olympics movement since its founding by Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Athletes aren’t the only winners, though. Chapman graduate students find gold in volunteering in the organization’s health care program.
Southern California beaches will be cleaner and healthier for swimmers and surfers this summer, thanks to the lingering drought. But that drop of good news for humans probably won’t mean much for
Colorful balloons were afloat. Delighted children played with a permanently installed (and pretty awesome) electric train set, roamed the hallways searching for actors portraying Alice in Wonderland and the Mad Hatter, and devoured delicious Popsicles and Italian ice. All this fun was part of the grand opening festivities for the new Center for Autism and
What’s an extra 10 seconds on a memory test? For adult children of alcoholics it could be the difference between a misdiagnosis of attention deficit disorder and the correct identification of a milder learning challenge. Student researchers in the Addiction Research Laboratory in the Crean School of Health and Life Sciences know that adult children
The Chapman University-produced, Orange County-based television series Health Matters with Dr. Larry Santora has received a Telly Award and two Communicator Awards this spring for excellence in video programming. “We’re very pleased about the recognition, but the biggest honor is hearing from viewers and knowing that the information we share on the show has helped
Several faculty members with research and creative activities in myriad areas, from wildlife behavior studies to new theatre projects, were honored Thursday at the annual Faculty Research Recognition Reception. The awards were presented by Chancellor Daniele Struppa, who commended the faculty for their research activities and vigorous pursuit of external funding. “I’m really proud of
Whether you call May 4 Star Wars Day or “May the Fourth be with you Day” like every self-respecting Star Wars fan, that unofficial holiday of geeky, pun-induced fun is near. But hold onto your lightsabers, kids. We’ve discovered a science lesson in the legendary universe of Luke Skywalker, Yoda and company. You know that
There was an honorary degree, an anniversary celebration of his influential book and a series of talks exploring how his ideas helped shaped the digital information world. But perhaps the greatest honor delivered on behalf of computer pioneer and Distinguished Visiting Scholar Ted Nelson, Ph.D., were a few words spoken by one of his greatest
A sophomore in the Chapman University Honors Program has won a top award for research examining the environmental and socioeconomic factors in rural India that contribute to life-threatening intestinal disease in children under five.