Chapman announces new Vice President for Research

May 25, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University today announced the selection of Thomas Piechota, Ph.D., PE, as vice president for research for the Orange, California, school. The position is new for Chapman and reflects the university’s extensive growth in research activities and funding allocations. Piechota will begin at Chapman on September 1. “We are delighted to welcome Dr. Piechota,” said

Three Chapman University women win 2016 Women in Business Award

May 6, 2016 by | Business and Law

The Orange County Business Journal (OCBJ) has awarded its 2016 Women in Business Award to three executives with both educational and leadership affiliations with Chapman University: Robin Follman-Otta (Executive MBA Class of ’15), Nella Webster O’Grady (Class of ’71), and Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks (Executive MBA forthcoming, Class of ’16). Each of these executives are members of

Argyros School of Business and Economics ranked #34 on Bloomberg BusinessWeek list of top U.S. Undergraduate Business Schools School is top undergrad program on West Coast

April 20, 2016 by | Business and Law

The Argyros School of Business and Economics is ranked one of the top undergraduate business schools in the nation by Bloomberg BusinessWeek. Coming in at #34, this year’s ranking is the highest ever for Chapman University and places it as not only the top undergraduate business school in California, but also the top program on

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship hosts 5th Annual California Dreamin’ Business Plan Competition The event draws 30 universities from across the nation

April 15, 2016 by | Business and Law

In its fifth year, Chapman University’s invite-only California Dreamin’ Business Plan Competition continues to evolve. Teams are competing for opportunities to partner with prestigious Angel Investor Groups, an appearance on a business television show, and a scholarship to Draper University, in addition to the handsome cash prizes and equity investment prizes. The competition takes place over