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Cultural and creative industries in spotlight at Chapman conference

May 30, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The connections between creative and cultural industries, job creation and higher education will be explored in a far-reaching three-day conference June 5-7 at Chapman University. The Building EU-US Networks through the Creative and Cultural Industries (CCI) Conference is the first extensive meeting of its kind presented by Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Annette Bening to star in Chapman University’s production of If All the Sky Were Paper, June 7

May 16, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Updated info: there is a special $10 off discount for Chapman, family and friends. It is: SKY2017 at this link: www.centertheatregroup.org/promo  Chapman University, in association with Lexikat Artists and legendary actress Annette Bening will star with a notable ensemble cast including 2017 Daytime Emmy winner Kate Mansi in a one-night only performance of the war letter

Actor Brian Unger to keynote Closing Convocation

May 15, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Correspondent and actor Brian Unger, will deliver the keynote address at Closing Convocation. This special ceremony celebrates all graduates and the successful finish to the academic year. Closing Convocation takes place Friday at 7 p.m. on Wilson Field and  is open to the entire Chapman Community. Brian Unger is an actor, correspondent and comedic tour-de-force

Professors honored for research, scholarly achievements and service

May 12, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University has honored two biology and physics professors with its 2016-2017 Wang-Fradkin Professorships, the University’s highest recognition for faculty research. Jennifer Funk, associate professor of biological sciences, was awarded the Senior Wang-Fradkin Professorship. The Junior Wang-Fradkin Professorship went to Justin Dressel, assistant professor of physics. The awards were presented at the 22nd Annual Faculty