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Alumni Spotlight

  

Author Jasmine Johnson ’15 Empowers Youth and Educates on Homelessness The former homeless youth invites you to help this "ignored problem" in your community at Socktober Saturday

October 5, 2017 by | Alumni Spotlight

Walking up to strangers as a little girl to ask for money for food or bus fare to get to school—only to be shut down or ignored—left Jasmine Johnson feeling rejected and embarrassed. If she ended up making it to school (sometimes she missed days, weeks and entire semesters), she was bullied for the smell

An Alumni Story Exchange: Have You Met Rochelle Breedon (JD ’14)? This is that moment at an event when you introduce someone new to the conversation and everyone pivots, eager to connect and welcome your friend.

September 22, 2017 by Alyssa Lahham '13 | Alumni Spotlight

Have you met Rochelle Breedon (JD ’14)? We volunteer together on Ingram Micro’s Philanthropic Committee, planning activities for local nonprofits and working to give grants to our many well-deserving applicants. Rochelle earned a law degree from the Dale E. Fowler School of Law in 2014 and is now a human resource consultant at Ingram Micro. She is a

Chapman’s Reigning Homecoming Queen: Rhonda Wofford ’98 reflects on her Chapman Experience 20 years later

September 8, 2017 by Rhonda Wofford | Alumni Spotlight

The Chapman Family Homecoming Celebration today brings Chapman alumni, students, parents, friends, community members, faculty and staff together for an array of events including the Chili Cook-Off, Panther Pub, master classes with faculty and of course, the Homecoming football came. Up through Dr. Jim Doti’s beginning years in the 1990s as the University’s president, however,

Chasing Dreams and Penguins: Andrew McIntyre ’09 on filming Pittsburgh Penguins show, ‘In the Room’

September 7, 2017 by Garrett Aanestad '16 | Alumni Spotlight

Andrew McIntyre ’09 and I crossed paths through our Alumni Discovery Initiative program this summer. Andrew works in production with the reigning Stanley Cup Champions, the Pittsburgh Penguins, on the show, In the Room. He follows Penguins players through their season, capturing lifestyle, practice and game footage. Andrew and I love hockey, and we’re hoping for

Nicole Renard ’17, the #DoStuff Blogger, is Miss Washington Wearing a crown fit for Panther Pride, Renard talks post-graduation confidence and finding her identity.

August 22, 2017 by | Alumni Spotlight

No sooner had Nicole Renard (BFA broadcast journalism ’17) taken off her graduation mortar board than it was replaced by a glittering tiara proclaiming her Miss Washington 2018! This September, she’ll compete against other state Miss winners to take home the title of Miss America. Tune in and watch as our Panther takes on the nation at

An Alumni Story Exchange: Have You Met Katie Moosmann ’13? This is that moment at an event when you introduce someone new to the conversation and everyone pivots, eager to connect and welcome your friend.

August 2, 2017 by Shauna Parisi '11 | Alumni Spotlight

I first met Katie Moosmann ’13 through my friend and Katie’s boyfriend, Rob Selway ’07 (MBA ’10). After I found out she worked at Houzz, I realized we had so many more mutual connections. It’s amazing how many degrees of separation Chapman takes you. Katie and I are both huge travelers, love to give back

From the Football Field to Business Professionals: Austin Schaefer ’16 and Osa Aikihionbare ’16 at Monster Energy Company

May 24, 2017 by | Alumni Spotlight

Austin Schaefer, B.S. business administration ’16, and Osa Aikhionbare, B.S. business administration ’16, have excelled in business school and clinched the SCIAC championship as teammates on the Panther’s football team. As seniors at Chapman, they were given the opportunity to take their talent and drive into the professional world at Monster Energy Company in Corona,