Interplay Date Chapman musicians get side-by-side mentorship from Maestro Carl St.Clair and members of the Pacific Symphony.

May 26, 2017 by | Chapman Now

Musicians call it a side-by-side, and it’s literally what happens when professional orchestra members mentor students trumpet-by-trumpet, tuba-by-tuba, flute-by-flute during a rehearsal. Chapman University’s Wind Symphony enjoyed just such a special experience this spring during the annual Interplay Festival of music, culture and ideas. Professionals from Pacific Symphony and its music director, Maestro Carl St.Clair,

Night of Champions Currey, Ly ’10, Sanders ’03 and Phillips ’79 will be honored as the 37th class to enter Chapman’s Athletic Hall of Fame.

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Sports

A leader who steered Chapman Athletics toward excellence for more than two decades, and a two-sport  star whose feats fill multiple school record books are among the latest inductees to the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Former Athletic Director Dave Currey and volleyball and basketball star Lindy Ly ’10 are joined in the 2017  Hall

Isaacs Honored as Film Industry Pioneer

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

When Steven Spielberg hails your passion for cinema and calls you a pioneer, chances are your night is going well. Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, enjoyed just such an evening recently when she was honored as Pioneer of the Year. The occasion was the 76th annual Will

Sanchez Donates Congressional Papers

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

Loretta Sanchez ’82, who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1997 to 2017, has donated her congressional papers to Chapman University’s Leatherby Libraries. The collection includes 25 boxes of her files, papers and committee work, mostly focused on Vietnamese human rights, her work with the House Committee on Homeland Security, the voter investigation

Chapman a Top Producer of Fulbrights

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

For the third year in a row, Chapman University has been recognized as a top producer of Fulbright scholars. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Top-producing institutions are highlighted annually in The Chronicle of Higher Education. “We couldn’t be prouder of our students for this accomplishment,”  said Glenn Pfeiffer,

Garage Sale Find: Suffrage History

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

An original Report of the 1888 International Council of Women, assembled by the National Woman Suffrage Association in Washington, D.C., has been donated to Chapman’s Leatherby Libraries. The book is signed by Elizabeth Cady Stanton. A leader of the women’s suffrage movement, Stanton worked for years to gain the vote for women, setting the stage

Math Student Awarded Prestigious Language Scholarship

May 26, 2017 by | Chapman Now

Chapman University student William Ochoa ’18 has been awarded a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship to study Japanese at the University of Shiga Prefecture in Japan. “I’m incredibly excited to be immersed in Japanese society for two months,” Ochoa said. “I’m eager to bring that knowledge back with me to further my studies

Voices and Verities

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Chapman Now

Emma Stone “Jacob, thanks for making the greatest proposal I have ever received. I can’t tell you what an honor that was and how much I smiled through that entire beautifully orchestrated video. I’m in London working, but I hope you have the best time at prom, and I’m grateful you thought of me. P.S.

General Greatness Chapman historians' efforts tell wartime stories through the eyes -- and words -- of soldiers.

May 26, 2017 by Chapman Magazine | Bookshelf

As he launches a new nationwide  initiative to save America’s war letters, Chapman University historian Andrew Carroll is also sharing an astonishing collection of writings by the only six-star general in our nation’s history. Carroll’s recently released book My Fellow Soldiers tells the story of Gen. John Pershing and the U.S. experience  in World War I

Bookshelf: Spring 2017

May 26, 2017 by | Bookshelf

Louie, Take a Look at This! My Time with Huell Howser (Prospect Park Books) By Luis Fuerte and David Duron Three years after the death of Howser, Louie – aka Luis Fuerte, a five-time Emmy-winning cameraman – shares the stories of their adventures exploring California, making great television and showcasing Howser’s infectious love for the