Lara Spencer, lifestyle anchor for “Good Morning America” and author of “I Brake for Yard Sales,” encourages fans to hunt out secondhand treasures during a talk at Chapman’s Big Orange Book Festival (BOB).
The Chapman Magazine “Bookshelf” spotlights Chapman University faculty who have been published. The list below originally appeared in the winter 2014 issue of Chapman Magazine. TRAIN: RIDING THE RAILS THAT CREATED THE MODERN WORLD – FROM THE TRANS-SIBERIAN TO THE SOUTHWEST CHIEF (Viking) By Tom Zoellner, professor of English This is a rousing around-the-world paean
For a breakthrough that helps explain universal mysteries, Francois Englert wins the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics, speeding the rise of Chapman’s Institute for Quantum Studies.
When author and historian Andrew Carroll first launched an archive of letters from the front lines of American history, he never expected it to grow 90,000 strong. Now the massive collection, full of eloquence and poignancy, starts a new life at Chapman.
Even in an academic community full of classical passions, there’s something about guitar love.
Matt Jekowsky ’12 applies the skills he developed at Dodge College to his job as production assistant for NBC’s “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers.”
Philip A. Quigley ’13 is preparing for a career in government, helping to shape American policies on threat management and emergency preparedness.
In the midnight sun, where the hot springs flow, Chapman students chart an Icelandic journey of discovery, encountering mythic figures, tests of endurance and puffins by the skör. Before we walked this land of volcanic rock and ash, where icy glaciers give way to steaming vents and churning geysers; before we drove through endless rolling
Orange County’s first pharmacy school will admit its first class in 2015 and reflects Chapman’s growing emphasis on the health sciences.
Comedy should be a coed sport, say the women filmmakers whose success is leveling a laughter-packed playing field. Across six decades of work and more than 80 mostly wonderful films, Jack Nicholson has done just about everything there is to do in Hollywood. But until 2003, when he signed on to play Harry Sanborn in