Alumni artists form Patient Experience group to publicly discuss illness

July 24, 2015 by | Alumni Spotlight

Leave it to Chapman’s Panthers to use creativity to break barriers surrounding cultural taboos. Patient Experience, a group of Chapman alumni and independent artists, creates artwork to shed not just light, but a conversation-starting spotlight, on illness. The group was founded in 2014 after Siobhan Hebron, a Los Angeles-based artist and sister of Chapman professor Micol Hebron, was diagnosed with

Calling All CES Alumni: Gather for change at California Teachers Summit

July 17, 2015 by | Events

It’s said that when people gather, powerful things happen. And we know that when Panthers gather, extraordinary change follows. All College of Educational Studies alumni are invited to join forces with fellow teachers (and fellow Panthers!) at “Better Together: California Teachers Summit” on July 31, 2015. This one-of-a-kind event aims to help teachers build a powerful peer

Call of the Wild: How has nature changed you?

July 15, 2015 by | Events

The power of nature has the ability to challenge us, to connect us with ourselves and with those around us, and to save us. Whether we spend a day, a week or a few months in the wilderness, the experience touches us in unexpected ways. Encounters with the wilderness push us out of our comfort zone

Come one, come all to the Alumni Summer Bash

June 10, 2015 by Karlie Harstad | Events

Mark your calendar: the annual Chapman Alumni Summer Bash is coming up next month! Alumni of all ages and from all graduating classes are invited to spend an evening reminiscing with classmates, making new friends and having fun with the Chapman alumni community under the warm summer skies. This event, hosted by Chapman University Young Alumni, is

The Class of 1965 celebrates 50 years of Panther Pride

June 9, 2015 by | Events

In celebration and honor of the Class of 1965’s 50-year reunion, a memory case is now on display in the Leatherby Libraries. The case contains a combination of donated memorabilia and items from University Archives and other library collections. Louise Rusher ’65 donated the 1965 Student Handbook and photos that bring the Chapman experience to

Doti-Sodaro Cabernet Sauvignon takes home top prize

June 1, 2015 by | News

He climbs mountains, he runs marathons, he hosts a cooking show and now Chapman University President Jim Doti can add lending his name to an award-winning wine to his resume. The Doti-Sodaro Estate 2008 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon took home the gold medal for wines $60 and over at the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, which is the largest competition of