A dean whose diligent pursuit of a transformational grant that will create state-of-the-art chemistry labs on campus is the newest member of the Million Dollar Club, a distinction awarded by Chapman University’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. Janeen Hill, Ph.D., dean of Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences and a professor in the
When Sebastian P. “Paul” Musco and his wife Marybelle saw it for the first time, they were speechless — but only for a moment. “Wow, that’s a big one,” Paul laughed, his arms out as if to embrace it. “Oh, isn’t it just beautiful,” Marybelle exclaimed, pointing at it and laughing with her husband. It
Insecure people tend to post too-good-to-be-true profiles on the dating app Tinder. China’s air pollution contributes to air pollution along the Pacific west coast. Forty-six percent of the U.S. population believes an economic collapse will befall the country in 25 years. Women with more family support following childbirth are less likely to suffer postpartum depression.
David Shafie, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Political Science has been selected for a Fulbright Scholars Award for academic year 2015-2016. Shafie, whose research interests include public policy and environmental politics, plans to use the award to spend spring 2016 as a visiting scholar at ADA University’s Caspian Center for Energy and Environment.
Two current Chapman University students and one alumna have been awarded Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants for the 2015-2016 academic year.
In late April of 1992, Los Angeles erupted in anger, rioting and chaos for six days following the jury acquittal of police officers involved in the beating of Rodney King. On America’s news, citizens watched as city-wide unrest devolved into fiery violence and widespread looting. Now, 23 years later, Chapman University alumnus and creative writing
Seventy years ago this month U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Horace Evers was among the first Allied soldiers to enter Hitler’s Munich apartment, just days after the dictator committed suicide. Upon discovering Hitler’s personal stationery, Evers crossed out “Adolph Hitler” on the fine linen notepaper, wrote his own and penned a letter to his family describing
Research papers by students from Chapman University’s Department of History have once again swept the top awards at the annual Phi Alpha Theta Southern California Regional Conference.
With Hillary Clinton’s long-awaited announcement of her 2016 presidential campaign now official, the analysts, poll watchers, commentators and media are sure to rev up the conversation about gender, women and politics. But a Clinton win in 2016, while historic, wouldn’t necessarily bust the so-called glass ceiling the former secretary of State, U.S. senator and first
Chapman University’s Center for American War Letters has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities grant to begin digitizing its expansive collection of correspondence written by military servicemen and women.