Set the TiVo – or pull up a chair — for 2 p.m. Saturday, March 5, when Discovery Channel airs an episode of Kidnap and Rescue starring John Benitz, assistant professor, Department of Theatre, College of Performing Arts. Professor Benitz plays Thomas Hargrove, kidnapped for ransom and held for nearly a year before being released, in an episode titled “Proof of Life.” The Discovery Channel program is a docu-drama series providing an inside look at true stories of abduction, rescue and recovery.
Chapman University established today the Smith Institute for Political Economy and Philosophy at the University. The Smith Institute is named in honor of Adam Smith (1723-1790), the moral philosopher who is widely known for authoring two great works, The Theory of Moral Sentiments and The Wealth of Nations, and Chapman’s 2002 Nobel laureate in economic
Chapman University has again been listed in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine as one of the nation’s 100 best-value private universities. Chapman is at No. 84 among private universities selected from across the nation in the annual ranking. This list is based on a variety of measurable standards, from student-faculty ratios to on-time graduation rates and
A piece of art just rolled its way onto the campus of Chapman University today. And yes, the artist says we can all touch it. The artwork looks like a giant beach ball adorned with a 360-degree photograph of the University’s historic core buildings, including iconic Memorial Hall, and is displayed now in the center
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr., shared stories from his early career, insights into the lesser-known traditions of the high court – yes, the justices sing Happy Birthday to each other – and his thoughts on the future of the law during a February visit to Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School