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An International Homecoming

October 8, 2019 by | Events

Lajos Petro (MFA ’01) traveled over 6,000 miles from Budapest to attend Chapman Family Homecoming, his first visit to campus in 16 years. Saturday evening, as Chapman Family Homecoming was winding down, President Daniele Struppa approached a table at the Alumni Panther Pub Party in the Keck Center and said, “I heard there’s someone here who

An Alumni Story Exchange: Have You Met Shauna Parisi ’11? 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.

June 1, 2017 by | Alumni Story Exchange

Have you met Shauna (Fleming) Parisi ’11? She and I reconnected on LinkedIn after realizing we both went to Chapman and had mutual friends. Shauna started the nationally recognized military nonprofit, A Million Thanks, when she was only 15 years old. She graduated from Chapman University with a B.A. in public relations and advertising, and

The Power of Connection: Mixing film, law and business in entertainment

May 1, 2015 by | Events

Alumni with backgrounds in film, law and business came together for the third annual Alumni Entertainment Industry Mixer April 29 at Tiato restaurant in Lionsgate Entertainment headquarters in Santa Monica. Equipped with business cards and open minds, graduates from Dodge College of Film and Media Arts , Dale E. Fowler School of Law , and George

The sky’s the limit for Alex Struppa ’11

April 14, 2014 by | Alumni Spotlight

When he’s not working at Chapman University as a digital artist for Panther Productions, Alex Struppa , BFA digital arts ’11, is taking to the sky. He has a passion for skydiving, both participating in competitions and helping others learn the sport. In a recent jump, Alex filmed the experience using Google Glass. Alex (along

Filmmaker Jillian Arnold (MFA ’07) uses her talent and education to shed light on nonprofit in Nairobi

April 3, 2014 by | Alumni Spotlight

Jillian Arnold , MFA film production ’07, has been on the move since her graduation from Dodge College of Film and Media Arts. In 2012, Jillian was featured in Happenings for her work as a cinematographer for NASA. She was even selected to serve as lead operator during the 2012 Curiosity Mars landing.  Today, she’s focusing her energy

Alumni Blog Post Round-Up

January 15, 2014 by | Uncategorized

Check out these recent alumni stories from across the Chapman University blogosphere: Happenings From Twitter to Sundance, film alumnus pens a message with ‘Dear White People’ » With a song and a cocktail, alumnus will assemble that dastardly bookshelf » Chapman Magazine Former Marine Philip A. Quigley ’13 Prepares for a Career in Government » Matt Jekowsky ’12:

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

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