Alumni Spotlight: Naomi (Coe) Alon ’05

September 24, 2013 by | Alumni Spotlight

Despite launching her design career during tough economic times, Naomi (Coe) Alon, BFA art ’05, persevered and is now co-owner of design firm Little Crown Interiors.  With her business partner, Gerri Panebianco, Naomi designs nurseries and children’s rooms for clients in Southern California (including many celebrities). In this Alumni Spotlight, Naomi shares her story, offers some entrepreneurial advice

Alumni Spotlight: Alex Fortunato ’09

September 19, 2013 by | Alumni Spotlight

Co-founder of tech startup CrowdSYNC, Alex Fortunato, BFA film production ’09, says the most difficult part about starting a company was taking the initial leap of faith, but that it is all worth it. In this Alumni Spotlight, Alex advises students to be open to new experiences and ask a lot of questions. Tell me

Alumni Spotlight: Chiara Colicino ’13

September 9, 2013 by | Career

Chiara Colicino, B.A. screenwriting and psychology ’13, credits networking as the key factor in helping her land a great job right after graduation.  In this Alumni Spotlight, Chiara encourages current Chapman students to expand their horizons and reflects on some of her favorite professors. Tell us about your career- what do you do on a day

Alumni Spotlight: Beau Menchaca (M.A. ’02)

September 4, 2013 by | Alumni Spotlight

Beau Menchaca, M.A. counseling ’02, a counselor for the Santa Ana Unified School District, was recently recognized with the Santa Ana Unified School District’s 2013 Support Staff of the Year award. He has a passion for working in education and serves as the Higher Education Coordinator at Century High School in Santa Ana, Calif. Read on

Calling all aspiring foodies and entrepreneurs!

September 3, 2013 by | Events

Need help in converting your recipe into a commercial formulation? Wondering where will you manufacture your product? Want to get insight on how to finance your business?  Then don’t miss From Recipe to Retail: An Entrepreneur’s Workshop on Leading Strategies for Success in the Retail Food Industry where you will learn how to: Develop your product Find a

Alumni Spotlight: Mike Rotstein ’11

August 29, 2013 by | Alumni Spotlight

Mike Rotstein, B.S. biological sciences ’11, is making an impact on the scientific world through his success in writing about the medical field. In this Alumni Spotlight, Mike reflects on his Chapman experience, including his favorite spot on campus, and offers advice on how to connect with professors while at Chapman. Tell us about your career-

Alumni Spotlight: Christine Curry ’95

August 26, 2013 by | Alumni Spotlight

Christine Curry, B.A. sociology ’95, has set out to redefine life as a farmer in Grenada, a small island nation in the southeastern Caribbean Sea. Her urge to help the environment and low-income families propelled her into the world of non-profits through her work with The Grenada Goat Dairy Project. Read on to find out what

Alumni Spotlight: Charles Bailey (M.A. ’77)

August 21, 2013 by | Alumni Spotlight

Charles Bailey , M.A. ’77,  has led an incredible life filled with unique experiences ranging from publishing his book about being an Air Force combat pilot, If You Fly… Don’t Crash!  , to flying World War II Stearman biplanes with his son to serving on the Chapman Alumni Association Board of Directors in the 1990s.  Read

Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony and Banquet

August 8, 2013 by | Events

Alumni, join us as we celebrate the Chapman University Panthers’ athletics heritage, past, present and future! What: The 34th Annual Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony and Banquet When: Saturday, October 26, 2013 Where: Chapman University, Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall, Room 404 Cost: $75 per person or $700 per table We’re proud