Kip Thorne, Ph.D. “Communicating Science Through the Arts: Black Holes, Gravitational Waves and Interstellar” Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m. Musco Center for the Arts, Chapman University

May 3, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Free and open to the public; ticket required for entry – available at www.muscocenter.org. Kip Thorne will describe his remarkable experiences conveying the essence of science to the general public through collaborations with artists, musicians, and filmmakers on Thursday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m. at Chapman University. These include Christopher Nolan’s 2014 blockbuster movie Interstellar,

CES shines at national conference with new journal debut and presentations

April 29, 2016 by | Science and Health

The inaugural issue of a collaborative publication between the College of Educational Studies and Peter Lang Publishers was unveiled at the conference of The American Educational Research Association (AERA) in April. The Radical Imagine-Nation is a national journal designed to foster conversation about the direction of social justice in education. Its formal launch at the

Chapman’s new Thompson Policy Institute explores data on autism at its first annual DisAbility Summit, May 3

April 19, 2016 by | Campus Life

Chapman University’s Thompson Policy Institute (TPI) on Disability and Autism will present its findings at the inaugural DisAbility Summit, to be held in Chapman’s new Musco Center for the Arts on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The DisAbility Summit, which will run from 9 a.m. to noon (9-10 a.m. registration and networking; 10 am-noon conference), is

A world of sustainable impact For students in Chapman's Environmental Science and Policy program, an Earth Day ethos resonates all year long

April 15, 2016 by | Science and Health

From Paris to Sacramento, the Gulf of Mexico to the wilds of Montana, the Randall Dining Commons to the White House lawn, Chapman University students are putting environmental science into practice and turning that practice into impact. Leah Thomas ’17, pictured above, is one of those students. Even as a child, she loved the outdoors

Chapman announces new School of Communication to launch fall 2016 Lisa Sparks, Ph.D, to be dean

April 11, 2016 by | Science and Health

Chapman University is poised to become a leader in the rapidly growing field of communication arts and sciences with the establishment of its new School of Communication, effective this June 1, university officials announced today.  The school will be headed by Lisa Sparks, Ph.D., who was appointed as Inaugural Dean by Chapman President Jim Doti

Chapman unveils Centro Comunitario de Educación in Santa Ana

March 4, 2016 by | Science and Health

Chapman University launched a new era of community education, outreach and service with the official opening of a new education center in downtown Santa Ana. A crowd of students, faculty, staff, elected officials and community leaders cheered at the Thursday, March 3, ribbon-cutting. The event marked the transformation of the famed bookstore begun by Rueben