Chapman University’s Musco Center wins ‘Good Neighbor’ design award

May 24, 2017 by | Campus Life

The Old Towne Preservation Association (OTPA) has awarded its 2017 Good Neighbor Award to Chapman University and its new Musco Center for the Arts. The award recognizes new development in Old Towne Orange that demonstrates outstanding compatibility and harmony with neighboring historic structures. President Daniele Struppa and Kris Eric Olsen, vice president of campus planning

Inaugural Cross-Cultural Awards presented at new center

May 16, 2017 by | Campus Life

Positive social change happens in many ways at Chapman University. Whether it’s through one’s academic efforts or through co-curricular activities or even through allyship and having everyday conversations about diverse ideas and perspectives, there are change-makers on campus that strive to make Chapman a more just and inclusive space for people of all identities. Often, their actions are

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