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Talking to the Other Side: having the Trump discussion on campus – a panel on the proper role of politics in the university Event is free and open to the public MEDIA INVITED

April 24, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University brings together experts from both sides of the political aisle for a stimulating discussion on the appropriateness of discussing current politics in the classroom. Scholars from local universities will convene on a panel at Chapman on May 3, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. “Universities have become

Now playing on Netflix — Chapman alumni 'Stranger Things' and 'Dear White People' aren't the only shows with Chapman connections

April 21, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

There’s no question about it. Netflix is a great launch pad for Chapman University alumni and students building careers in the fast-growing business of streaming media and video-on-demand entertainment. This month Netflix debuts Dear White People, a sharp and funny series about race relations at a posh East Coast campus, written and created by Justin

Student composer earns golden opportunity to write new music

April 20, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Music composition major Sam Ek ’17 is feeling pretty fortunate these days. He was chosen for the first-time honor of composing original music inspired by an artwork at Chapman University’s Hilbert Museum of Art. Then as he perused the museum collection of California Scene Paintings, looking for the one artwork that would be his inspiration,

Chapman University to host inaugural Improvisation Symposium Event is open to the public MEDIA INVITED

April 18, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University will co-host, in collaboration with UC Irvine, the inaugural Global Improvisation Initiative (GII) Symposium on May 12 and 13 with more than 36 presenters working in the field of improvisation. The interactive sessions feature national and international experts in the art and impact of improvisation who will engage participants in fun and educational

The Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education hosts An Evening of Holocaust Remembrance Event is free and open to the public

April 7, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education at Chapman University  presents An Evening of Holocaust Remembrance on Thursday, April 20, at 7 p.m., in Memorial Hall.  Now in its 18th year, this annual event includes reflections and tributes in words, music, dance, and documentary film. This year’s ceremony will feature a lighting of memorial candles and

Archives of renowned musician Henri Temianka donated to Chapman

April 4, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The extensive collection of papers and letters of the late Henri Temianka, one of the 20th century’s foremost concert violinists and leading figures in classical music, have been donated to Chapman University. The items will be digitized, allowing access to students and historians worldwide. “I am so touched and grateful to have this collection here at