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Hilbert Museum to Open Three New Exhibitions on March 18

March 6, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The Hilbert Museum of California Art will open three new exhibitions, which will be on display March 18 through September 23.  The public and the Chapman community are invited to attend an Opening Reception on Saturday, March 18 at 6 p.m. — free admission.  Enjoy refreshments and be among the first to view

Hilbert Museum acquires important painting by Milford Zornes

February 7, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

A newly acquired painting by one of the best-known California Scene artists, Milford Zornes (1908-2008), will soon grace the collection of Chapman University’s Hilbert Museum of California Art.  Museum founder and benefactor Mark Hilbert recently purchased Zornes’ “The Canyon” from another collector, and the painting will soon go on public display in the

91-year-old alumna Toshi Ito returns to Chapman to help recall “The Legacy of Heart Mountain” Film about infamous Japanese-American internment camp will screen on Thursday, Oct. 1 in Memorial Hall

September 24, 2015 by | Arts and Culture

The Emmy Award-winning documentary filmThe Legacy of Heart Mountain will screen at Chapman University at 7 p.m. Thursday, October 1 in Memorial Hall, in a special-cut edition.  The film, about the infamous internment camp in Wyoming where Japanese Americans and Japanese immigrants to America were forcibly “relocated” during World War II, employs remarkable photographs discovered

Chapman University awarded $200,000 Grant from European Union to Develop Cultural and Creative Industries Funds Will Support Major International Conference, Scholars-in-Residence and an Incubator Program Related to Key Creative Industries

September 16, 2015 by | Arts and Culture

The European Union has awarded a $200,000 grant to Chapman University to develop Culture and Creative Industries (CCI) on the campus and to encourage their growth and organization in partnership with the EU.  The grant was awarded to Patrick Fuery, Ph.D., dean of Chapman University’s Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, the principal

Consumer confidence slipping, says Anderson Center

December 15, 2011 by | Business and Law

 The California Composite Index of Consumer Confidence declined by about 10 points to 78.6 in the fourth quarter of 2011 compared to the third quarter revised reading of 88.2, says Chapman University’s Anderson Center for Economic Research in its quarterly report on the state’s consumer sentiment.  An index level below 100 reflects a higher percentage

Professor Adibi quoted in OC Register budget coverage

January 11, 2011 by | Business and Law

In today’s Orange County Register, Esmael Adibi, Ph.D., Chapman University professor and director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research , talks about proposed tax extensions and Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget plan to dig the state of California out of its $25 billion budget hole. In the Register story, Dr. Adibi suggests that