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Student history confab set for March 20

March 10, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

On Saturday March 20, 2010 Alpha Mu Gamma, Chapman’s history honors society chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, will hold its second annual student history conference from 9-3 p.m. This is a completely student-run conference: students have organized the program and are the presenters and commentators. Sessions will run from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. in

Latest issue of CommPost is up!

March 10, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

What are Chapman’s talented graphic arts students up to lately?  Find out in the newest issue of the CommPost, the Chapman graphic arts newsletter: http://www.chapman.edu/images/userImages/hstoltz/Page_11951/7_Commpost_f_09.pdf

Honoring two high-wattage heroes of Chapman Radio

March 10, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

If you think the programming on Chapman Radio can be all over the dial, you should hear the stories about how much its studio has moved all around the campus since its launch in 1967. Those tales of a life on the move enlivened a celebration on Wednesday, March 3, just outside the current home

Welcome to the collection!

March 10, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman’s Phyllis and Ross Escalette Permanent Collection of Art just keeps growing! The latest additions are 16 pieces that were previously part of the Taco Bell Collection, which was closed and the works donated to nonprofit venues. Among the new pieces are works by Carlos Almaraz, Jim Dine, Nate Fors, Jan Hashey, Al Held, Robert

Elie Wiesel to give talk for campus community on April 26

March 1, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

As previously announced in Happenings, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel will return to Chapman University to appear at a gala on April 25 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education and the Stern Chair in Holocaust Education, held by Marilyn Harran, Ph.D.  Wiesel first visited Chapman five years ago to

"Catch-22" screening: Let the stories fly

March 1, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

  From performing with actors who became lifelong friends to getting dropped off in the Mexican desert and wondering if a car really was going to come pick him up, Richard Benjamin shared tales from “a different era” of filmmaking after a recent screening of “Catch-22” at the Folino Theater. The satirical film is 40

Chapman receives top honor from Freedoms Foundation

March 1, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

The Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge-OC Chapter held their 42nd National Annual Awards Luncheon and Presentation of Medals on Saturday, February 27 at Chapman University. Chapman University received the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge’s (FFVF) George Washington Honor Medal in the Schools category.   The award honors programs “supporting the American way of life, including patriotism, responsible citizenship, community service and entrepreneurship.”  Chapman University received a

Chapman students are Oscar Red Carpet finalists!

March 1, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

It’s down to the wire this pre-Oscar week, and Chapman students Rachel Berry and Christian Hartnett have been selected one of just three final pairs in MTVu’s Oscar Red Carpet Student Correspondent Contest!  First they were chosen out of thousands of entries nationwide as one of the Top 25 competing teams, and now they’ve made