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Student musicians from Chapman and area high schools get a master class from famed Kronos Quartet

January 29, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

It isn’t every day that student musicians have the opportunity to be coached by a member of a world-renowned classical music ensemble. When the boundary-breaking, globetrotting Kronos Quartet lands in a city large or small, however, the members — David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola) and Sunny Yang (cello) — make it

New chapter for alumnus’ 1888 Center is just around the corner

January 27, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

This spring watch for the official opening of a brick-and-mortar home in Old Towne Orange for 1888 Center, a cultural arts center and publishing house founded by Chapman University alumnus Kevin Staniec ’01. The center, which has hosted a variety of community literary programs in libraries, bookstores and even the living rooms of Eichler homes,

Former Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez donates papers to Chapman

January 6, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The Hon. Loretta Sanchez ’82, who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1997 to 2017, has donated the congressional papers from her 20 years in office to Chapman University’s Leatherby Libraries. The collection includes 25 boxes of her files, papers and committee work, mostly focused on Vietnamese human rights, her work with the

New Chapman University journal looks to unite graduate students and programs

December 6, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

No matter what you study, Anastamos wants to hear what you have to say. And what is Anastamos? It’s Chapman University’s new interdisciplinary, graduate student journal, which is now seeking submissions for its inaugural issue planned this spring. Alison Williams (MA English/MFA Creative Writing ’18), editor in chief, has been with Anastamos since the beginning,

Chapman loses a friend: the passing of Larry Dodge

December 2, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University is saddened to announce the death of Lawrence Dodge, businessman, philanthropist, member of the Chapman President’s Cabinet and friend of the University, who passed away on December 1, 2016. A fervent believer in the importance of the arts and arts education, Larry Dodge was instrumental in the development of the Lawrence and Kristina