John Fowles Literary Series spotlights South American writers

February 11, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

This year, the spring 2016 edition of Chapman University’s John Fowles Literary Series, hosted by the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing in the Department of English, Wilkinson College for the Humanities and Social Sciences, focuses on four distinguished creative artists from Argentina and Brazil: Pedro Mairal (Argentina), Andrés Neuman (Argentina), André Klotzel (Brazil), and Ángela Pradelli (Argentina). The speakers

Meet mystic ‘Julian of Norwich’ in one-woman show by actress Linda Loving

February 11, 2016 by Michael Wimberley '16 | Arts and Culture

After years of touring the United States, a dramatic one-woman show that celebrates the life and teachings of 14th Century mystic Julian of Norwich will be featured at the Wallace All Faiths Chapel on Monday, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. Julian of Norwich, a dramatic monologue performed by actress and writer Rev. Linda Loving, highlights

Librería Martínez de Chapman University Evolves: Will Become Chapman University Centro Comunitario de Educación

February 8, 2016 by | Campus Life

Chapman University’s College of Educational Studies (CES) has embarked on a transformation of its Librería Martínez de Chapman University in downtown Santa Ana to become an educational center that aligns strongly with the University’s mission and vision. To that end, the CES will cease to operate the bookstore – which it took over from founder

Love (and Law) is in the air More than a few Fowler Law School alumni tie the knot with a little help from Associate Dean Jayne Kacer

February 3, 2016 by | Campus Life

Jayne Kacer was, understandably, nervous at her first wedding. Having just wrapped up wedding number seven, Kacer, Dale E. Fowler School of Law adjunct faculty and the Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Administration, says it doesn’t get any easier – she still gets butterflies. “I get them every time,” Kacer says. She pauses for a

Michael Belay Awarded Chapman’s Highest Honor, the Presidential Medal

January 20, 2016 by | Campus Life

Chapman University Public Safety officer Michael Belay has received the highest honor awarded by the University, the Presidential Medal for Distinguished Contributions to Humanity.   Belay embarked more than 15 years ago on a quest to raise funds and obtain supplies to better the lives of people in his hometown of Tembien, Ethiopia, where many children