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Chapman community employs data analytics to deliver real world impact Kay Family Foundation donates $2.5 million to fund data analytics research and projects

November 4, 2016 by | Argyros School News

Four Chapman faculty members have set out to uncover new opportunities for societal impact by examining and analyzing large amounts of data. Dr. Hesham M. El-Askary  hopes to stabilize the relationship between extreme weather and resulting outages, ultimately resulting in higher customer satisfaction. Dr. Jennifer Hahn-Holbrook seeks to identify Orange County at-risk mothers and their

2016 High School Workshop in Experimental Economics

July 7, 2016 by | Economic Science Institute

June 27 – July 01, 2016 The Economic Science Institute  hosted a one week-long  International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE)  and Thomas W. Smith Foundation sponsored workshop on experimental economics for high school students. Taught by Andrew Smyth, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow at the Economic Science Institute and soon to be Assistant Professor of Economics at Marquette University.

Distinguished Speaker Series with Anand K. Nallathambi How to Find Success in a Data-Driven World

April 14, 2016 by | Argyros School News

Operating in this new big data-driven world, corporations and individuals find themselves faced with the challenge of navigating through massive amounts of information, making sense of it, and applying it to improve their business. While data comes more easily, it is much more complex. Mr. Anand K. Nallathambi shared his insights into how students can create value

Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship hosts Tim Draper from Draper University

February 18, 2016 by | Leatherby Center

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics at the Argyros School of Business and Economics is hosting an even open to the entire Chapman community. Tim Draper, Founder of Draper Fisher Jurvetson and legendary Silicon Valley venture capitalist, is coming to Chapman University on  Thursday, February 25th 2016.  He will be guest speaking from  12pm -1:30pm  

Walk Down Wall Street Leads to Career Paths

January 14, 2016 by | Argyros School News

Many Argyros School students never imagined that participating in the Argyros School’s “Walk Down Wall Street” course would help them find their career paths, but that’s exactly what has happened in many cases. Walk Down Wall Street is offered each interterm session to about 30 Argyros School undergraduates, and includes a seven-day trip to New York

The Leatherby Center Hosts the Keith A. Pham Business Model Competition Chapman student and alumni startups get a boost with prize money, real-world experience and the opportunity to pitch to local investor groups

January 6, 2016 by | Leatherby Center

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics hosted the Keith A. Pham Business Model Competition on December 4, in which teams consisting of Chapman students and alumni competed for prize money and an opportunity to pitch to Angel investor groups. At the competition, the 10 finalists pitched their business models to a panel of

Economic Science Institute’s 2015 IFREE Summer Scholars Program

July 29, 2015 by | Economic Science Institute

Chapman University’s Economic Science Institute (ESI) hosted eight undergraduate and graduate students to participate as IFREE Summer Scholars. This five-week program, generously sponsored by the  International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE)  and the Thomas W. Smith Foundation, allows students firsthand experience to explore and advance their knowledge in economics research, history, and philosophy.