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El Sol Science and Arts Academy Alum Receives Edison Scholarship and Has Perfect AP Score Edison Scholar from Santa Ana High School

May 19, 2016 by | Student News

Meet Noelí Zárate! Noeli, a former student of El Sol Science and Arts Academy, is a senior at Santa Ana High School and has reached great heights. Her performance on the AP Spanish Language and Culture exam was so superior that it falls into a rather select category. Noelí not only received the top score

EVOLUTION Education article published by CES Doctorate Student, Meredith Dorner and Dr. Eugenie Scott of the National Center for Science Education

May 2, 2016 by | Student News

Meredith A. Dorner and NCSE’s (National Center for Science Education) founding executive director Eugenie C. Scott published “An Exploration of Instructor Perceptions of Community College Students’ Attitudes Towards Evolution” in Evolution: Education and Outreach. Dorner and Scott explain in the abstract, “we compared how community college instructors of life sciences courses perceive students’ attitudes towards

IES Student Receives Fulbright Grant Ashley Barba Awarded a Prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Grant to the Czech Republic

April 22, 2016 by | Student News

In May 2016, Ashley Barba will graduate with a degree in Integrated Educational Studies (IES) and an extensive list of achievements and responsibilities spanning her time at Chapman University. As a member of the Chapman Global Medical Brigades, Ashley traveled to Nicaragua her freshman year and again as a senior to contribute to sustainable health

Ahmed Younis, Ph.D., Wins Doti Award as Outstanding Grad Student

April 15, 2016 by | Student News

Chapman University’s highest honor for doctoral graduate students has been announced, and the recipient is Dr. Ahmed Younis from the College of Educational studies, who successfully defended his Ph.D. in Education dissertation in late March 2016. The James L. Doti Outstanding Graduate Student Award is awarded to a recipient who has demonstrated outstanding accomplishments in

IES student recognized in San Jose’s local news Collegiate dreams become on-campus reality, Glenda Vargas

December 15, 2015 by | Student News

For many high school graduates, going away to college can be daunting. But for first-generation students such as Glenda Vargas, of Mountain View, the leap was much more formidable. “It was super scary,” said Vargas, 20, now a junior at Chapman University in Orange County. “When my mom calls and I try to tell her

Counseling, school psychology students trek to Southeast Asia for conference, volunteer work

June 10, 2015 by | Student News

Last summer, 26 students from the graduate programs in counseling and school psychology at Chapman University traveled to Vietnam and Cambodia with faculty members to participate in ongoing short-term study abroad programs. In Cambodia, the Chapman delegation performed volunteer work at Grace House, a nongovernmental organization that provides educational services to children from three small

IHEARTOC GIVING DAY

April 7, 2015 by | Student News

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the Orange County Community Foundation is super-charging local giving by hosting Orange County’s first-ever countywide giving day on April 21-22, 2015.  Secure, tax-deductible donations will be accepted on iheartoc.org during a 30 hour period.  Their goal is to raise $2 million for OC nonprofits! Chapman and the College of Educational

Can a Comic Book Change the World?

April 7, 2015 by | Student News

On the eve of Wondercon at the nearby Anaheim Convention Center, the Paulo Freire Democratic Project, in conjunction with the College of Educational Studies, Graduate Studies and Leatherby Libraries, hosted “The Salon,” an evening of conversation on the topic, “Comics as Social Change.” Doctoral student Chandra Jenkins opened the evening asking: What is a comic