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

April 15, 2016 by | 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

Professor Kris De Pedro to Present at The White House

March 16, 2016 by | News

Dr. Kris De Pedro, Assistant Professor in the College of Educational Studies, will visit the White House on April 13, 2016, to share his research about Educational Reform.  Dr. De Pedro is part of a group of educational researchers who are dedicated to making schools safe and inclusive spaces for children experiencing tremendous trauma related

Dr. Peter McLaren presents Pedagogy of Insurrection at Loyola Marymount University 3rd Annual Leavey Presidential Chair Lecture

February 19, 2016 by | News

A packed auditorium of students, teachers, and faculty at Loyola Marymount University greeted Dr. Peter McLaren at the 3rd Annual Leavey Presidential Chair Lecture on Monday, February 15, 2016. In its third year, and organized by Dr. Antonia Darder, internationally known Freirean scholar, the Leavey Presidential Chair Lecture is a forum where

CES Celebrates Faculty New Book Releases

February 5, 2016 by | News

Latino Civil Rights in Education: La Lucha Sigue (October 2015) This book (Anaida Colon-Muniz and Magaly Lavadenz) documents the experience of historical and contemporary advocates in the movement for civil rights in education of Latinos in the United States. These critical narratives and counter narratives portray issues of identity, inequality, desegregation,

Documentary: Dr. Peter McLaren Distinguished Professor in Critical Studies, Co-Director and International Ambassador for Global Ethics and Social Justice, The Paulo Freire Democratic Project

November 12, 2015 by | News

Dr. Peter McLaren, Distinguished Professor in Critical Studies, Co-Director and International Ambassador for Global Ethics and Social Justice, The Paulo Freire Democratic Project from the College of Educational Studies is elated to share this 20 minute documentary that was just released in Argentina! Click Here to View Documentary (presented in Spanish) Click Here

PhD students and Faculty Attend Leadership Conference in Barcelona “Leading Across Borders and Generations”

November 10, 2015 by Miznah Alomair | News

This year, four PhD students and assistant professor Whitney McIntyre Miller attended the International Leadership Association’s Global Conference in Barcelona, Spain. The students participated in the Annual Student Case Competition and were assigned a compelling case study about Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). The Chapman team included Danny Bonilla, Maria Martinez, Geoffery Westropp, and

Ruebén Martinez to Speak at Central Union and Wilson Junior High on Thursday, November 12, 2015 The Latino Education Activist – a MacArthur “Genius” Grant Recipient – Will Address Families: “Parents, Listen to Your Children About College” – Encouraging Students to Think Seriously About Attending College

November 4, 2015 by | News

ORANGE, Calif., October 28, 2015 — Ruebén Martinez – noted reading advocate, Latino education activist and Chapman University Presidential Fellow – will speak to students and their families at Central Union High School and Wilson Junior High School in El Centro on the topic “Parents, Listen to Your Children About College.” He will encourage students

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education selects Kimberly White-Smith as Committee Member Dr. White-Smith new member of AACTE's Meetings and Professional Development Committee

October 28, 2015 by | News

Associate Dean of College of Educational Studies, Kimberly White Smith was nominated and selected as a member of American  Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) Meetings and Professional Development Committee. AACTE is a national alliance of educator preparation programs dedicated to high-quality, evidence-based preparation that assures educators are ready to teach