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Interactions with the Ancient World

August 4, 2014 by Justin St. P. Walsh | News

In my first blog post, I described some of the reasons why Cástulo was an important place in antiquity. Now I want to explain what made me want to come here and start a collaboration (future posts will discuss what life is like on an excavation and some of the special experiences I’ve had since

Faculty Research in Ancient Cástulo

July 30, 2014 by | News

Today, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, marks two weeks since my arrival in the city of Linares (in the province of Jaén, Spain) and starting to work alongside members of the FORVM MMX team at the site of ancient Cástulo. I first came to Cástulo two years ago when I was working on my book, Consumerism

Graphic Design Majors & Minors Featured in THE STAR Magazine

July 10, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College Graphic Design majors and minors have had their designs selected and featured in the 2014 July/August Issue of THE STAR magazine, the national publication of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America. THE STAR is published by the Mercedes-Benz Club of America as a benefit available exclusively to MBCA members. The award-winning 120-page print magazine

Art 430 creates New Branding for Fall ‘14 Annual Festival

June 18, 2014 by | News

Orange International Street Fair recently proposed a competition for students to create a new design to advertise and promote the fair as well as a new logo design. Chapman University students in Art 430 Advanced Graphic Design were split up into three teams and created different options. The design that was chosen and is now

Art Alum Showcases His Work

June 16, 2014 by | News

  Art Alumni Kellan Shanahan (’13), is part of a new two-person show, “Synthesis”, in his new gallery, Bermudez Projects, now through July 26, 2014. If you’re in the Los Angeles area, please stop by and show your support! The mission of Julian Bermudez (Bermudez Projects) is to discover and cultivate emerging artists, inspire creativity

Graphic Design Symposium

June 13, 2014 by | News

In September 2013, the Art Department hosted their inaugural Graphic Design Symposium. The event discusses and debates today’s relevant topics in various areas of design with a panel of experts from the Design and Marketing industry. Questions are asked by a ­­­­­moderator to foster discussion, and are later opened up to the audience, including students,

4th Annual Designer Career Paths

June 11, 2014 by | News

In April Chapman professor Tony Pinto moderated the Designer Career Paths lecture, for the fourth year. Three different designers spoke about the different areas of design that they work in. Designer Career Paths was created to show design students the various paths they can take in the design world. The featured presentations provide knowledge of

KNOCK OFF – Hand-Painted Movie Posters from Ghana

June 3, 2014 by | News

The Guggenheim Gallery, in conjunction with Chapman University’s Escalette Permanent Collection of Art, presents Knock Off: Hand-Painted Movie Posters from Ghana, currently showing now through Friday, August 15, 2014 (Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.). The exhibition features selected works from Chapman’s collection of original Ghanaian movie posters. Painted by a small group

The Wilkinson College Award Goes To …

May 21, 2014 by | News

Each academic year, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences presents an award to faculty in areas of research and teaching at the Commencement ceremonies in May. We are excited to announce this year’s winners below. They will each be presented with their awards on Saturday, May 24, 2014. Excellence in Research and Creative Activities

2014 Kugelman Award Ceremony Winners!

May 15, 2014 by | Art

On Thursday, May 1, 2014, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences hosted the 2014 Kugelman Award Ceremony. Students from the departments of Art, English, World Languages & Cultures, Philosophy and Religious Studies were honored with awards. . Below is a list of the winners and their awards. Congratulations to everyone acknowledged at the event.