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History repeats itself

April 12, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

For the fourth year in a row Chapman University history students took most of the awards for undergraduate research at the Southern California Regional Phi Alpha Theta History Conference held this weekend at California State University, Bakersfield. Of the five papers chosen for honors at the conference, four were written by Chapman seniors. Winners and

Still some tickets left for Elie Wiesel

April 9, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

Although rumor might have it that all the free tickets to hear Elie Wiesel speak to the Chapman community on April 26 are gone, in reality there are still a few left as of today!  So hurry up to the Sala and Aron Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library (4th floor of the Leatherby Libraries) and grab

Chapman grad shines in Disney's "The Last Song"

April 9, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

Rain is predicted for this weekend, but you can get your beach fix and enjoy the latest work of Chapman alumnus Hallock “Skip” Beals (’05 B.F.A. theatre performance) by catching a showing of The Last Song , a film adaptation of the best-selling book by Nicholas Sparks, now playing in local theaters. Beals plays a

Listen up! Poetry Reading April 15

April 9, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

Poetry and food.  We love the sound of that. Join the Department of Languages, Tabula Poetica, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, The Center for Global Education, The Office of Publications and Creative Services, The Leatherby Libraries, and The Office of the Chancellor for the 7th International Poetry Reading 7th Annual International Poetry Reading

Walk this way

April 9, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

  Several Chapman University parents will participate in an upcoming performance art exhibit that will literally take to the streets of Los Angeles.  The public performance component of the “Art is me, Art is you” exhibit will be performed from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 24, at the Korean Cultural Center. Artists whose work

Wiesel tickets going quickly

April 6, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

This is the week to pick up free tickets to the April 26 Elie Wiesel visit.  Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Holocaust survivor and author (Night and 50 other books) last visited Chapman five years ago for a sold-out lecture and the dedication of the Sala and Aron Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library.  He returns here on April 26 for

Spend 'A Night With … Judas Iscariot'

April 6, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

Does Judas Iscariot really deserve to be the historical poster boy for evil and betrayal? Could all that scorn be misdirected? Could Judas actually be a hero? Dr. Marv Meyer doesn’t promise all the answers, but he does plan to use music and other multimedia tools to explore the questions during an entertaining and eye-opening

Reflection and remembrance set for April 13 in Memorial Hall

April 6, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

Six candles. They’re a simple but solemn symbol and their lighting is one of the most moving moments in Chapman’s annual Holocaust remembrance of the six million who perished. This year Chapman’s “Evening of Holocaust Remembrance” is scheduled at 7 p.m., April 13, in Memorial Hall. The evening features a talk, “The Holocaust: Why We Remember,”

"Women in Focus 2010" Will Honor Women in TV

April 5, 2010 by | Arts and Culture

The Chapman community is invited to the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts’ 8th Annual Women in Focus Conference on Friday, April 30 at 1:30 in the Folino Theater in Marion Knott Studios, with a mixer to follow — a chance to talk to the panelists informally — on the Knott Studios sound stage. This year the