Professors honored for research, scholarly achievements and service

May 12, 2017 by | Campus Life

Chapman University has honored two biology and physics professors with its 2016-2017 Wang-Fradkin Professorships, the University’s highest recognition for faculty research. Jennifer Funk, associate professor of biological sciences, was awarded the Senior Wang-Fradkin Professorship. The Junior Wang-Fradkin Professorship went to Justin Dressel, assistant professor of physics. The awards were presented at the 22nd Annual Faculty


Chapman team reaches finals at CFA Research Challenge Regional Round

April 20, 2017 by | Business and Law

Chapman University’s Janes Financial Center Residents have won the local round of the CFA Institute Research Challenge. The competition was organized by CFA Society Orange County, and hosted at Chapman’s main campus on March 10. This inaugural victory on their home turf advanced the four-member team to the America’s Regional round in Seattle, Wash., which


Prominent Attorney and OC Community Leader Wylie Aitken is Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Chapman University

February 27, 2017 by | Business and Law

Chapman University announces that Wylie Aitken, a longtime trial lawyer and fixture in Orange County’s cultural, business and academic scenes, is the newest Chairman of the University’s Board of Trustees. Aitken has served on Chapman’s Board of Trustees since 2004 and begins his two-year year term as Chairman immediately. “What Wylie brings to the