The Leatherby Libraries has participated in Chapman University’s Annual Homecoming Celebration for the past decade. Reflecting on the weekend, the Leatherby Libraries would like to thank everyone that visited Chapman University and all who attended our many events. The Leatherby Libraries was well-represented this year with several compelling activities and entertaining celebrations. Take a look below at what we hosted this year:

Chapman Family Book Nook in collaboration with Chapman Magazine at the Fish Interfaith Center

A display of popular books published by the Chapman University Community: Faculty, Students and Alumni.


Leatherby Libraries Open House
Spectators enjoyed a self-guided tour of the arts and displays of the Leatherby Libraries. Many met staff and librarians, and learned more about the many programs, awards, benefits and services offered to Chapman University graduate and undergraduate students, alumni, faculty and community members. Special Collections and Archives, California’s Gold Exhibit and
Huell Howser Archives, Center for American War letters Archive, and the Sala and Aron Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library were also open.

“A Golden State of Mind” Screening
Huell Howser Archives, Lower Level, Leatherby Libraries
The Leatherby Libraries presented special screening of this documentary about Huell Howser’s life and career.

College Tailgate Zone 
While you’re enjoying your chili, explore our College Tailgate, which features a hub of free activities, games, prizes, and fun for all ages, showcasing programs, services, and colleges from across the campus.

Thank you to all who came out to our Homecoming events this year. For an updated calendar on all our future events, please visit our website . See you next year!