China Connection

October 4, 2013 by Larry Bourgeois | Features

A Chapman journey to Xiamen University, assisted by the Kay family, explores opportunities for exchange of students and faculty.

Panther in the House: Loretta Sanchez ’82

October 2, 2013 by | Alumni

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From her upset victory in 1996 to her current senior status, U.S. Rep. Loretta Sanchez ’82 pursues her passions for security on home soil, equality for women in the military and a healthy start for children in need.

Miss Quindlen, Your Limo is Waiting

October 1, 2013 by Toby Juffre Goode | First Person

Toby Juffre Goode writes about facing her fears — in more ways than one — and how her meeting Pulitzer Prize winner Anna Quindlen almost turned into an unexpected limo ride.

McLaren Named Distinguished Fellow

September 25, 2013 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

Peter McLaren, Ph.D., one of the leading architects of a teaching approach that stresses the empowerment of students to become critical observers and problemsolvers, has been named a Distinguished Fellow in Critical Studies in Chapman University’s College of Educational Studies.

Taking Flight

September 24, 2013 by | Alumni

Roger Craig Smith ’04 lands dream role as voice actor in Disney’s Planes, combining passions for aviation and all things Disney.

Bringing Many to the Table

September 23, 2013 by Chapman Magazine | Alumni Features

Karen Haren ’71 says it was her comprehensive education in economics that prepared her for a career running award-winning Harvesters Community Food Network, one of the largest food banks in the Midwest.

Instrument of Change

September 22, 2013 by | Alumni Features

Michael Hudson-Medina ’00 co-founded the Boyle Heights Youth Orchestra to share his knowledge and passion for music with children who might never have had the opportunity to pick up an instrument.

Breaking News at the Break of Day

September 21, 2013 by Cristian Bourgeois '12 | Alumni Features

My favorite part of the job is the unpredictability,” says Samantha Cortese ’11, TV news reporter in Palm Springs for KESQ (ABC) and CBS Local 2 from 5 to 7 a.m. weekdays. “I get to watch news happen right in front of me and connect with people. I like it for the reaction. It’s very raw.”