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Footloose on campus … and in the streets Chapman dancers use everyday places as performance spaces.

March 13, 2018 by | Campus Life

The dancers’ stages were a crosswalk, an art museum and an outdoor sculpture. Motorists, pedestrians and onlookers became instant audiences. The result? An experience that was part modern dance concert, part moveable feast of creativity. It was also a unique opportunity for Chapman University dance students to blur the lines between performer and viewer as

And the Sundance Winners Are … Chapman alumni capture film festival prizes in documentary, narrative and new media.

February 19, 2018 by | Arts and Culture

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

Chapman’s Hilbert Museum of California Art wins Yelp Award

January 25, 2018 by | Arts and Culture

The Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University has won a coveted “PEOPLE LOVE US ON YELP” Award for its popularity and high ranking on the visitor-ratings website and its attention to visitor services. The Hilbert Museum is currently the only Orange County art museum with a perfect 5-star rating on Yelp.  Since its

Siri, what’s up with artificial intelligence? 'I've heard you should check out Chapman's Beyond Human panel discussion with 'Westworld' creator Lisa Joy'

January 22, 2018 by | Arts and Culture

It’s no secret that artificial intelligence is growing more commonplace in our daily lives, from Netflix’s ‘top picks’ recommendations to digital assistants like Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa. But the technology prompts questions. Are humans changed by the presence of sentient technologies? Will AI take over the world? Will humans and robots eventually fall in