It’s Time to Bring on the Zombies – and the Literary Leaders Check out these podcast series produced by Chapman University alumni, students and staff.

August 31, 2016 by | Uncategorized

How Did You Get That Job? From fast-food tastemakers to innovative church pastors, superhero comic book writers to film industry animators, some jobs are so cool that we just have to ask Chapman alumni “How did you get that job?” At chapman.edu/podcasts. Science on Tap Grab a cold one and hear Chapman University faculty explore

‘Like Music from Mars’ Often playing one-of-a-kind instruments, Grammy-winning percussionist Nicholas Terry crafts a special connection with chamber audiences.

August 31, 2016 by | Features

Hear a sampling of percussion instruments and the extraordinary music of Harry Partch as performed by the Grammy-winning  ensemble PARTCH. Catch the full interview with Professor Nick Terry at chapman.edu/podcasts. View a Chapman Stories interview and watch Terry work with students in the Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music. It isn’t every Chapman University professor who

Into the Blue Lia Halloran’s art explores universal themes, attracting viewers, students and astrophysicists eager to make the interstellar journey

August 31, 2016 by | Features

Tour Lia Halloran’s Deep Sky exhibit with the artist and her colleagues. Go inside her studio and learn more about her collaboration  with astrophysicist Kip Thorne. Visit chapman.edu/podcasts. Want more? Watch Halloran create “Your Body Is a Space that Sees: The Magellanic Cloud.” Inspired by the cosmos, Lia Halloran ’s art works are deep and

Class Act Marty Burbank (LL.M.'08) and his wife make an incredibly generous gesture that defers one dream as it fulfills 27 others

July 1, 2016 by | Alumni Features

Marty Burbank (LL.M. ’08) had narrowed his choice to two sailboats, including a particularly dreamy Catalina cruiser. It was to be the fulfillment of a love that began in the Sea Scouts, billowed during his 12 years in the Navy and crested when he met, proposed to and married his wife, Seon Chun-Burbank, Ph.D., aboard sailing vessels.

Goals for Growth Combining life skills with soccer drills, Danny Aviles ’07 gives youngsters a leg up on success.

July 1, 2016 by Melissa Grace Hoon | Features

As Danny Aviles ’07 walked through an orphanage in Tecate, Mexico, he felt the eyes of hundreds of children staring at him. They silently followed his every move as Brett Unruh ’03 led Aviles through the grounds where he would stay for the next four days, facilitating a program with Football for the World USA, the nonprofit organization

Frosh Start Fresh success for first year students in sports

June 24, 2016 by Robyn Norwood | Sports

Like most freshmen, they hardly knew their way around when they arrived at Chapman University this year. But these four athletes quickly found success, making a name for themselves on campus and beyond. Cam Haslam With two seconds left in the SCIAC championship game, the 6-foot-2 guard from Seattle sank a pair of free throws

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