From Russia With Music and Art

May 15, 2014 by | Chapman Now

The Chapman Global Arts Performance Program, founded by the Kay Family Foundation and in partnership with Pacific Symphony, launched its first Global Arts Festival, initiating an important annual cultural event that will salute and explore the arts and music of a different region of the world each year.

A New Game Plan

May 15, 2014 by | Alumni

Football was his game, and he thought it would be his future. He was a senior at a powerhouse high school, and serious college football scholarships were on the horizon. Then one day it all ripped apart. During recovery is when Rich Coury, ’94 (MPT ’96), decided to dedicate his future to physical therapy.

Board Names Struppa ‘Presidential Designate’

May 15, 2014 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

For the past eight years, Chancellor Daniele Struppa, Ph. D., has led Chapman University’s academic growth, infusing its intellectual life with robust research, teaching and student-scholar interaction. This spring, the University’s Board of Trustees awarded the highest praise for that remarkable work, officially naming Struppa “presidential designate” and successor to President Jim Doti, Ph.D., when Doti eventually retires.

Making a world of difference in communications career

May 15, 2014 by | Alumni

Anna Romiti ’01 knew she wanted to make a world of difference in her career. Now, as president of California-based communications agency Reveille, the spirit of global citizenship that Romiti developed while a student at Chapman still carries through in her work.

Ahead of Their Time

May 8, 2014 by Chapman Magazine | Features

For some Chapman student achievers, real-world success is more than a concept; it’s a reality. These students are carving out successful careers at the same time that they’re meeting with professors and cramming for tests.

Remembering Don Will

May 8, 2014 by Joey Huddleston '11 | In Memoriam

Joey Huddleston ’11 remembers the impact of Don Will, Ph.D., professor of political science and holder of the Delp-Wilkinson Chair in Peace Studies, who passed away in February.

Office Hour with Grace Fong

May 8, 2014 by | Features

Arsen Jamkotchian ’15 joins professor Grace Fong in her Bertea Hall office, where there’s barely room for two grand pianos, but somehow they fit, side by side, allowing space for little else beyond aspiration.

Class Notes: Spring 2014

May 8, 2014 by | Alumni

This story appeared in the spring 2014 issue of Chapman Magazine. 1980s Melinda (Blake) Bolognese, B.A. communications ’89, and husband Rob created a series of children’s e-books, Roaming with the Romans. The first book in the series, When in Rome, was written from the perspective of their 8-year-old daughter (who also partially illustrated the book) about a