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Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching, Jan. 23

January 13, 2015 by | News

There are only a few spots left at the 2nd Annual Institute for Excellence in Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop on Friday, January 23, 2015, “Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching” – in Argyros Forum, 209 A, starting at 8:30 a.m. This day of workshops and conversation with colleagues is sponsored by the

INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics Feb. 25, 2015

January 8, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences is hosting INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics, a one-night interactive forum allowing practical and personal engagement with ethics on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Beckman Hall 404 at 4 p.m. The Interstices series is a set of themed events and discussions that examine the cross-sections or rather “intersection”

“Behind the Mouse” reception honors student artists

December 5, 2014 by | Art

The Leatherby Libraries Hall of Art regularly features exhibits from the Chapman community – faculty, staff, and students. This season’s exhibit, “Behind the Mouse,” showcases the work of two graphic design students here at Chapman, Nick Oeffling and Megan Totah. The campus community is invited to a reception honoring Nick and Megan and showcasing their

Professor Hebron Performs in Miami

November 12, 2014 by | News

Written by Professor Micol Hebron I am very pleased to announce that I have been invited to present a performance art piece at Emerson Dorsch Gallery in Miami on Thursday November 13, 2014 as part of “This is Happening”, a 5-week long performance art series. My performance, titled “Three Stage Transfer Drawing” is a collaborative

Visual Thinker Lecture Series Presents: Nov. 13

November 4, 2014 by | News

The Art Department is hosting a Visual Thinker Lecture Series on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7 p.m. with Professor of Art History and Architecture at University of California, Santa Barbara, Jeanette Favrot Peterson. Professor Peterson will speak on …  The symbolic and racial implications of darkness: Guadalupe from Spain to the Americas. About the

Professor Hebron Awarded Art Fellowship

October 23, 2014 by | News

I am pleased to announce that I was recently one of 12 Los Angeles area artists to be awarded a fellowship from the Investing in Artists program through the Center for Cultural Innovation*. I received this fellowship to purchase a large-scale professional printer, to support and continue my social justice art project titled “(en)Gendered (in)Equity: The


October 8, 2014 by | News

Students enrolled in (Sociology) Professor Clara Magliola’s “Feminist-Art-Theory- Power” class were asked to complete five “Art-Theory Projects” over the 2014 Fall semester.  Such projects allow students to apply and illustrate analytical concepts from Social Theory (including feminist theory) through visual expression, as complementing/companion pieces to verbal and text-based expression. For the first project, students were

Guggenheim Gallery Presents, Life Transmissions: October 6-31, 2014

October 7, 2014 by | News

The Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University is pleased to present LIFE TRANSMISSIONS, starting Monday, October 6 – Friday, October, 31, 2014 (with an artist reception and catalog release on Sunday, November 2, 2014, 3-7 p.m.) About The Exhibit: The question of what is at the beginning of things – paralleling the metaphor of the chicken

West Meets East in Indian Art

September 30, 2014 by | News

In January, adjunct Professor of Art History, Ed Fosmire will visit sites in India as he investigates the confluence of East and West on the visual arts on a research trip. Although primarily the result of several centuries of British control, India also had significant contact with (and colonization by) the Dutch, Danish, French and

Tiepolo Toyota

September 29, 2014 by | Art

Moving from Canada to California to start my job at Chapman University was a big transition. There were exciting moments, like meeting new colleagues and getting my own office, and less-than-exciting moments, in particular spending a lot of time at the DMV getting a California driver’s license and trying to import my beloved VW Beetle.