Inauguration Week for Daniele C. Struppa, Ph.D., is here! The celebration includes panel discussions, guest lectures and more. Investiture to be streamed in three locations.

September 23, 2016 by | Campus Life

Academic tradition, international guests and speakers, panels, artists and festive gatherings will all be part of the weeklong celebration leading up to the inauguration of Daniele C. Struppa, Ph.D., as Chapman University’s 13th president on Friday, Sept. 30. Among the highlights: Capstone address by Sir Roger Penrose, one of the world’s most preeminent quantum physicists,

Chapman to offer students and researchers 24/7 access to USC Shoah Visual History Archive

September 23, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University’s Leatherby Libraries is partnering through ProQuest with the Visual History Archive (VHA) from USC Shoah Foundation to offer a fully streaming video collection of 53,000 primary-source testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide, the University and USC Shoah Foundation jointly announced today. “Chapman is the first institution in California to purchase the Visual

Chapman’s newest campus buildings garner architectural honors

September 21, 2016 by | Campus Life

The architects planning Chapman University’s new buildings might want to add in another trophy case or two while designing the stunning new buildings on campus. Because no sooner does a new building go up – and in one instance, even before – than the architectural awards start pouring in. The new Musco Center for the

Chapman’s fellowship advisor finds student opportunities galore in UK

September 14, 2016 by | Campus Life

After touring 18 major research universities in the United Kingdom to learn about their most elite graduate programs, what was one of the main takeaways for Julye Bidmead, Ph.D., Chapman’s director of Chapman University’s Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs? They’re all especially eager to recruit high-achieving American students to their programs. UK loves American

Chapman University Climbs to #6 in U.S. News Rankings

September 13, 2016 by | Campus Life

Chapman University has risen to #6 in its category in the 2017 edition of “America’s Best Colleges” published by U.S. News & World Report and announced to media today. Among 124 Western regional universities ranked by U.S. News, Chapman moved up one spot. Chapman was also recognized by U.S. News as one of only two

Dr. Ruben Martinez honored by Kiwanis Santa Ana

September 1, 2016 by | Campus Life

Presidential fellow Rueben Martinez, a longtime friend of Chapman University and much-beloved local community figure, has been awarded the Golden Rule Award by the Kiwanis Club of Santa Ana. Martinez founded the Libreria Martinez in downtown Santa Ana. The Spanish-language bookstore, which is now the Centro Comunitario de Educación, serves as a cultural and education hub