A graduate student from Cameroon will join family and friends for Thanksgiving bearing a turkey marinated in a special blend of spices she brought from her homeland. “You wouldn’t find it here,” said Joele Atonfack (M.S./MBA ’18), who is pursuing a joint master’s in food science and business administration. “It just has a different flavor.
Sierra Levanto became an entrepreneur as a high school sophomore in Boston. However, it took a cross-country move and meeting her mentor at Chapman before she decided to pursue her product idea professionally. Levanto, 19, is a senior business administration major with an emphasis in marketing. She recently participated in the Titan Fast Pitch Competition
It was standing room only Thursday evening in the Fish Interfaith Center, as well as in an overflow room which received a live feed, on campus where several hundred local students, community members and the Chapman family gathered to recall the horrific events of November 9, 1938. Kristallnacht, referred to as “the night of broken
Two celebrated filmmakers and a visionary philanthropist were honored, a cast of more than 100 student performers brought the audience to its feet in a rousing ovation and more than $1.5 million was raised for student scholarships during Chapman University’s 37th annual Chapman Celebrates scholarship fundraiser. The event recognized Sarah Ann Fowler and Dale E.
A U.S. ambassador. The chief medical officer at a regional medical center. An award-winning filmmaker whose breakout work created industry buzz. Those were just a few of the best and brightest alumni honored this fall at Chapman University’s Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration. The awards were bestowed on 15 alumni, individuals who’ve used their talents to
Editor’s Note: Because of wind conditions and poor air quality from the Anaheim Hills fire, this year’s event has been cancelled. Chapman University students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to celebrate all things Italian at the Ninth Annual Paul’s Piazza Pasta Party on Monday, Oct. 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. Admission is free
That smiling face on the Angel Stadium scoreboard Sept. 20 was Chapman University’s Victoria Carty, Ph.D., an associate professor of sociology in the Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Carty was honored before the game as a Wells Fargo Home Run Hero for her work with Higher Ground, an Anaheim nonprofit that provides
On the 70th anniversary of Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark federal court decision that ended segregation in Orange County public schools and set the table for Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, the story is being told across the campus of Chapman University during National Hispanic Heritage Month. Black-and-white photos of schoolchildren with brown
Save the date and start making your plans to join us for the Chapman Family Homecoming Celebration, Friday, Oct. 6 and Saturday, Oct. 7. This year’s festivities are jam-packed with reunions, master classes, the 8th annual Chili Cook-Off, a service project, tailgate parties, Panther Pub, football and lots more. Whether you are a current student,
Chapman University’s elegant Musco Center for the Arts was named “best campus venue” in the 2017 Best of Orange County, an annual list of the region’s top spots as chosen by readers of The Orange County Register. The award noted Musco Center’s acoustic design, created by the renowned Yasuhisa Toyota, for its “world-class sound capabilities.”