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Chatter

February 20, 2015 by | Chapman Now

PASS THE CANNEBERG, S’IL VOUS PLAIT Students at the Chinese table loved the Jell-O. The Eggs Benedict were a hit with those speaking American Sign Language. And the folks bravely studying Latin were digging into — we kid you not — Caesar salads. Welcome to Language Tables, a program that brings Chapman faculty and students

Seen & Heard

February 20, 2015 by | Seen & Heard

“Society would have us believe that life and dreams belong to the young. On the contrary, I say that you need to be mature to enjoy life to the fullest, and that every age has something new to offer. To me, 50 is a new beginning, and I’m enjoying my life completely.” – Giselle Blondet,

Sustainability Hits Home at the Solar Decathlon

February 19, 2015 by | Chapman Now

When it comes to a solar-powered future, where better to build leadership than in the heart of Southern California? “Abundant sunshine and an entrepreneurial culture make Orange County well-suited to become the sustainability capital of the world,” says Fred Smoller, Ph.D., associate professor of political science at Chapman University. Now Chapman students are contributing their

The Call of Family Connection

February 16, 2015 by Sohini Mukherjee '16 | First Person

IT’S MORE THAN TWO HOURS INTO MY PHONATHON SHIFT, AND IT’S BEEN A WHILE SINCE I REACHED A REAL LIVE HUMAN BEING. I HEAR A WOMAN’S VOICE AND START TO SPEAK, ONLY TO REALIZE IT’S ANOTHER AUTOMATED MESSAGE. I PUSH THE BUTTON ON MY COMPUTER AND WAIT FOR THE NEXT CALL … AND THE NEXT

10 Things You May Not Know About Leatherby Libraries

November 3, 2014 by Chapman Magazine | News

Chapman students, faculty and staff have a special connection to the Fish Interfaith Center and Leatherby Libraries, whose interdisciplinary programs and cross-cultural energy are the heartbeat of the University. In this list, we offer a heartfelt appreciation for some of the not-so-well-known features and programs that keep us coming back to explore Leatherby Libraries.

Out of The Blue

October 29, 2014 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

Jonathan Amato ’15 amassed many memorable images during an Interterm study trip to the Galapagos led by Professor Fred Caporoso, Ph.D. One was selected from among more than 1,200 submissions for placement on the back cover of the Galapagos Conservancy’s 2015 calendar.

‘Off The Page': Paddling Puppies

October 29, 2014 by Chapman Magazine | Alumni

Photographer Seth Casteel ’03 returned to campus during the Chapman Family Homecoming Celebration in October to inaugurate “Off the Page,” a new series of talks by people featured in Chapman Magazine.

Real Life Between Her Fingertips

October 28, 2014 by Kelsey Kloss '14 | Alumni

Kelsey Kloss ’14, assistant health editor for “Reader’s Digest,” doesn’t recognize a world that, according to Instagram, is Lord Kelvin pink or Toaster yellow.