Chapman University’s Communication Sciences and Speech Disorders program in the Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences has won three awards from the California Speech-Language-Hearing Association. The honors include: Outstanding Achievement in Speech and Language; Program of the Year, in recognition of the program’s work at the Scottish Rite Childhood Language Center in Santa Ana,
The food scientists tucked deep in the headquarters of fast food giant Taco Bell have been cooking up secret surprises. Not the least of which is a mysterious menu item ballyhooed this week in a flurry of clever teaser videos that pile on the secrecy like a scoop of extra salsa. The big reveal is
Reports and letters related to the Challenger shuttle disaster — documents that might have saved seven astronauts’ lives and changed U.S. space history — were donated to Chapman University on Tuesday, nearly 30 years to the day after the shuttle exploded in the cold skies over Cape Canaveral. Allan J. McDonald, one of the rocket
Is a lack of sleep making you fat? Depressed? Unhealthy? Gain insights into those and other sleep topics by tuning into hear an interview with alumnus Dr. Peter Fotinakes, M.D., ’76, on the podcast Straight Talk M.D. Fotinakes, who earned his undergraduate degrees in chemistry and biology at Chapman before studying medicine at UCI, is
“Oh, oops. I messed up … I just couldn’t resist eating them,” Mason Shepherd ’19 says with a laugh. Shepherd had skipped the palate cleansing saltine and cup of water he was supposed to imbibe before venturing down the path of new chip flavor taste testing. The samples were just a little too tempting. Not
As an Environmental Science and Policy major at Chapman University, I’ve enjoyed many opportunities to sharpen my skills and build my knowledge. Earlier this year I took part in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, during which Chapman students helped Team Orange County build a net-zero solar-powered home. However, last week I was involved
If you’re hired to rethink the air and space collection of a major science museum, the sheer bulk and hulk of your winged artifacts force you to think big. But what Kenneth E. Phillips, Ph.D., did at the California Science Center was by his own admission more than shooting for the moon. He wanted to
Work-study students find joyful and rewarding work tutoring youngsters at The Friendly Center.
John R. “Jack” Horner, one of the world’s leading experts in paleontology, MacArthur “Genius” Grant recipient and inspiration for the character of Alan Grant in the “Jurassic Park” movies, will join Chapman University as a Presidential Fellow, beginning in fall 2016.
Chances are you don’t really want your family’s Thanksgiving to look like that iconic Normal Rockwell painting. It’s lovely. But seriously, for people sitting down to plain celery, ice water and what is probably an overdone bird, those folks are way too chipper. But Americans do attach a lot of hopeful expectations to Thanksgiving, along