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Engineers of Inspiration Welcome to the Winter 2018 Issue of "Chapman Now"

March 16, 2018 by Catie Kovelman '19 | Chapman Now

Cellular shapes permeate eight layers of lighted glass, evoking the biological structures and energy connecting all life on our planet. It’s an artwork that reshapes the language of painting, while mixing in hints of sculpture as well. The powerful work will greet everyone who enters the Keck Center for Science and Engineering, projecting a unique

Anything Imaginable At the Keck Center and throughout Chapman, the Fowler School of Engineering is advancing from concept to reality.

March 16, 2018 by | Chapman Now

Only a few decades ago, the word engineer summoned images of machines, bridges, electrical grids and chemical production plants. To some, it even meant the man – and it was inevitably a man – who drove a locomotive. Today it can mean anything imaginable. Engineers design the medical devices that save lives and fuel Orange County’s

Get Your Motor Running

March 16, 2018 by Erik Linstead '01 and Andrew Lyon | Chapman Now

Anyone who says engineering doesn’t involve emotion needs to spend an afternoon at the Porsche Experience Center in Carson, Calif. An hour behind the wheel of a 500-horsepower, adrenaline-pushing rocket from Stuttgart is enough to make anyone a believer. The howl of the exhaust, the feeling of the track through the steering wheel, and the sensation of

Welcome to the Fall 2017 Issue of “Chapman Magazine”

November 29, 2017 by | Uncategorized

IN THIS ISSUE UP FRONT President Struppa tracks the development of Chapman’s new five-year plan. First Person: Beyond names on a list, “OC’s Wealthiest” improve our communities. CHAPMAN NOW Donna Ford Attallah ’61 sows seeds of generosity that lift students’ lives. The Keck Foundation’s gift propels growth in the sciences and engineering. Archaeologist Justin Walsh

Virginia Carson, Lynne Pierson Doti Retiring After 45 Years at Chapman

June 24, 2016 by | Chapman Now

Several faculty members who taught generations of Chapman University students recently announced their retirements.  Among those retiring are two of Chapman’s most enduring professors – Virginia Carson, Ph.D., and Lynne Pierson Doti, Ph.D., both of whom marked 45 years with the University this year. Carson taught biology, forensics, comparative physiology, neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, and pharmacology and

Men’s Lacrosse Captures National Championship

June 24, 2016 by | Chapman Now

Enjoying the ideal ending to an undefeated season, the Chapman University men’s lacrosse team celebrates its first MCLA Division  I national  championship  May 14 at Wilson Field. The Panthers captured the title with a 9-5 win  over Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in the championship game. The victory capped a 22-0 campaign that included four

Richard Bryant Selected for Musco Center Post

June 24, 2016 by | Chapman Now

Richard T. Bryant, a nationally  recognized arts leader, has been appointed executive director of Chapman University’s Marybelle and Sebastian P. Musco Center for the Arts. As Musco Center’s interim executive director since Nov. 1, Bryant worked with Paul and Marybelle Musco; William Hall, founding dean of Musco Center; University leadership, and Chancellor Daniele Struppa to achieve the

Digging Science Excitement takes flight as Chapman breaks ground on the most ambitious building project in its history.

June 20, 2016 by | Chapman Now

What do confetti cannons, hydraulic excavators and foam-shooting Erlenmeyer flasks have in common? Each was a flourish in the groundbreaking ceremony for Chapman’s new Center for Science and Technology. On April 27, a massive excavator ceremoniously struck the earth, digging up a shower of confetti-laden dirt, symbolically breaking ground on the

Argyros Top-Rated on West Coast Wins Bloomberg BusinessWeek's highest rank on the West Coast

June 20, 2016 by | Chapman Now

When Bloomberg BusinessWeek released its latest rankings of the top undergraduate business programs in the nation, not only was Chapman University’s Argyros School of Business and Economics the top-rated school in California, but it also earned the highest rank on the West Coast. “We are exceptionally pleased,” Argyros School Dean Reggie Gilyard said of the No.