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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

Advertising team finds it pays to work, work and work some more Chapman team wins District 15 NSAC Competition

April 27, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

After a year of work, nearly 2,000 hours and a couple all-nighters, a team of Chapman University students has won the District 15 National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC). Called Circle Advertising, the 32-member team from Chapman’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts competed against numerous Southern California universities at a competition held April 14

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