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
Have you noticed the big glittery gold boxes around campus? Those are the drop-off containers for Chapman University’s annual food drive for Mary’s Kitchen, a local nonprofit that provides food and services to the homeless and hungry in our community. Last year this beloved tradition, sponsored by Human Resources, resulted in a cargo van packed
As winter comes to Southern California and the weather turns very slightly colder — some days, at least! — folks’ thoughts turn to visions of gingerbread and hot chocolate, music and lights. If you’re a winter holiday fan (and, really, who isn’t?), Chapman University’s Musco Center for the Arts has some merry musical events that
Organizers of Chapman University’s annual Human Rights Week have stacks of blank foam boards in their offices. But not for long. They’re handing those empty canvases out to student groups and organizations with the invitation to help create the University’s first Human Rights Day Pop-Up Art Exhibition.
Chapman University’s nationally recognized Holocaust Education program and its Sala and Aron Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library – part of the University’s Leatherby Libraries – have received a major gift that will further distinguish its reputation: the most complete collection in the world of primary and secondary source material on the life and times of Holocaust
Course catalogs can’t list everything you want to know about the classroom experience. So come looky-loo with us in Class Act, a feature that takes readers into the classroom. This month we visit Historical Approaches to War and Society.
They’re listed on the syllabus and sometimes posted outside the professor’s door. Office hours are required for professors – six hours a week for Chapman University faculty teaching a full course load – but visiting is optional for students. Those hours are hardly just for students who are struggling, though: Many professors say it’s often
“Snow” is in the forecast on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 16, at Chapman University. Yes, really! Because that’s when the University will host its annual Winterfest and Doy’s Holiday Tree Lighting and celebration in Attallah Piazza. The event kicks off at 5 p.m. and is free and open to the public. As is tradition
The anniversary of Kristallnacht — the “night of broken glass” in which Nazi-led violence and destruction swept across the German Reich on November 9-10, 1938 — will be commemorated at Chapman University for the eighth year on Thursday, November 10 at 7 p.m. in the Fish Interfaith Center. Admission is free and open to the
With dazzling performances by a cast of more than 100 talented students and tributes to visionary leaders, Chapman University presented its 35th Chapman Celebrates gala on Saturday, Nov. 5, held for the first time in Marybelle and Sebastian P. Musco Center for the Arts. The event’s name may have changed – American Celebration was the