Each August, students say goodbye to the summer and their families as they prepare for the upcoming school year. First there is O-week and the inauguration of the incoming students, and as soon as we know it, our names are being called by the professor in our first class. Starting the new year can be difficult for all of us. Students may be struggling with time management, mental health, or simply being in college. The purpose of this display is to provide resources for students who may be struggling or dealing with a variety of obstacles. Whether you’re facing your first time tutoring, feeling worried about tuition, or looking for support as a minority student, there are books for you. Come by the first floor of the Leatherby Libraries to check out the display. Thank you and have a wonderful year!
So much has quickly become virtual in 2020, giving everyone studying and working from home ways to connect with the world. Meetings happen over Teams or Zoom, movies are released to streaming services instead of theaters, and librarians offer virtual assistance with research questions. The Leatherby Libraries and the Chapman University Student Government Association (SGA)
As this summer continues, so too does our celebration of the Chapman University Digital Commons reaching the milestone of one million downloads. So far, we’ve talked with the author of the most downloaded article in the Digital Commons, the author of the one millionth downloaded article, and an author who has both learned from and