33 posts from

September 2012


University experts weigh in on tortoises, earthquakes, infertility and more

September 27, 2012 by | Campus Life

Chapman University experts and scholars have been featured in major media recently, including: Fred Caporaso, professor, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, shares his love of the Galapagos Islands, The Los Angeles Times. Catherine Clark, professor, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, explains the connection between sunlight and water pollution, Science360. Menas Kafatos,


University purchases two buildings to house graduate health sciences programs

September 25, 2012 by | Science, Health and Education

Chapman University has purchased two large research-and-development buildings in the heart of the Irvine Spectrum in a $20 million transaction that will provide the University with the space to significantly enhance and expand its graduate health sciences programs, including the new School of Pharmacy.   The buildings – currently known as the Jeronimo Technology Park, located


Big Orange Book Festival opens a juicy new chapter in the life of the University

September 25, 2012 by | Arts and Culture

  From fantasy writers who dressed in costume, to provocative political commentators, there was something for everyone at Chapman University’s inaugural Big Orange Book Festival, hosted on campus last week, Sept. 21 and 22. Book lovers from throughout Southern California attended the festival, which offered a two-day schedule of acclaimed authors under the heading “from