From its beginnings on the day of President Abraham Lincoln’s inauguration to the latest achievements of its award-winning alumni, faculty and students, Chapman University has made history. Now its almost storybook-perfect campus is home to world-class programs in the sciences, arts and humanities. Anything Imaginable Today we begin telling those stories with renewed commitment as
The January weather at the annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, is famously chilly. But for Chapman University alumni, this year’s festival scene was sizzling hot. Alumni filmmakers from the university’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts set a new record of excellence at Sundance 2018 by unveiling critically acclaimed films and
Exciting details about a new campuswide initiative at Chapman University will be among the highlights in President Daniele Struppa’s 2018 State of the University Address on Friday, Feb. 23, at 11 a.m. in Musco Center for the Arts. During his annual talk, the president will deliver a multimedia presentation reviewing recent accomplishments and introducing the
His supporters call him a freedom fighter and a political prisoner, while others refer to him as an extremist or terrorist. Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera addressed a crowd on Friday afternoon at Centro Comunitario de Educación, the community education center run by the Attallah College of Educational Studies at Chapman University. It was
Faculty, staff, and alumni recently gathered to toast Ed Fox, associate director of Student Psychological Counseling Services at Chapman University, who retired in January. Amid laughter, desserts and a slide show of old photos, favorite memories from Fox’s 31 years at Chapman were relived one more time. Along with Jeanne Walker, Ph.D, the director of
Shakespeare’s tragedy ‘Othello’ always presents plenty of food for thought. Jealousy, racism, lies, lust and violence color every moment. So imagine stirring the dynamic by having two women play characters typically portrayed by men.
For the next two weeks, Kelli Stavast ’02 has a glamorous job as an NBC broadcaster at the Winter Olympics. Think of her before you complain about the temperature in your cubicle or your car. Stavast’s assignment is freestyle skiing. She is not in a rink or a booth. Part of her role is essentially sideline
The old saying goes that trouble comes in threes. Don’t believe it. At Chapman University, it will be all good when a trio of internationally recognized opera alumni take the stage for “A Three-Tenor Valentine,” a special performance at the Musco Center for the Arts on Saturday, Feb. 10, at 7:30 p.m. Even the performers
Chapman University and Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) have joined forces officially in a collaboration signed this month. The agreement has the two schools focusing on enhancing opportunities for their students in curriculum areas including but not limited to film production, performing arts, and the humanities. Both schools – one a private university
Starting this semester, Chapman University will provide free tampons and sanitary pads in all its women’s and unisex restroom. Free dispensers will replace all coin-operated machines and bathrooms without dispensers will be provided with baskets of menstrual products.