Chapman in the News – Feb. 14-28

March 1, 2010 by | Campus Life

Selected recent news stories about Chapman University:  Brad Stetson: Chapman loses its ironman professor OCRegister Chapman has suffered the amputation of a vital limb that cannot be replaced. And, like a body so affected, the university is less weighty, less nimble, … Recession slows Chapman University’s growth OC Register Three large projects Chapman University wants


"Dark Matter" screening/discussion: How to help troubled students

February 17, 2010 by | Campus Life

You are cordially invited to attend a FREE SCREENING of the theatrical film “Dark Matter,” starring Meryl Streep, Liu Ye and Aidan Quinn, this Thursday, Feb. 18 in the Folino Theatre, Marion Knott Studios, at 2:30 p.m.   We invite students and faculty to attend the movie and participate in a discussion about the themes.  The discussion will be filmed


Want a half-price lunch?

February 17, 2010 by | Campus Life

This Thursday, Feb. 18 is Commuter Day at the dining commons in the Sandhu Residence Center.  So if you drive, bike, walk or otherwise transit from home to Chapman (which is pretty much all of us who don’t live here!), your excellent lunch in the commons will be HALF PRICE that day!  Have you visited


Rotunda Cafe in Leatherby Libraries now open!

February 17, 2010 by | Campus Life

Why stand in line at Jazzman’s in the morning when you can now go to the Rotunda Cafe?  Located in Leatherby Libraries, the cafe is now open Monday – Thursday from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.  to serve you!  On tap: our sustainable coffee brand, Aspretto. (It’s delicious! — Eds.) For more info on Aspretto, visit:


Say farewell to Lois Zechiel on Feb. 25

February 17, 2010 by | Campus Life

Come celebrate Lois Zechiel’s 25 years of service to the Registrar’s Office and Chapman University next Thursday, Feb. 25, with a retirement party from 3 to 5 p.m. in Argyros Forum 209!   You know what they say about retirement: it’s doing nothing without worrying about getting caught at it.  Congratulations, Lois!!


Classified Ads for Feb. 16-21

February 17, 2010 by | Campus Life

I’m Free to a Loving Home: Good looking, fluffy, cuddly and loving male kitty named Chowder.  Approximately 2 years old. Favorite sport:  Men’s ski jumping and couples figure skating. Favorite place:  Curled up on your couch or comforter. Favorite photo:  The one attached of myself. Yes, I’ve been neutered. To adopt me:  (714) 267-3630


From the Editors

February 8, 2010 by | Campus Life

Well, we sadly said goodbye to PR writer/Happenings editor Diana McCabe last week (for those who have been asking, she just moved down south a little, to a Web editor position at Entrepreneur magazine).  And that means Haps will be in the hands of us — Mary Platt, PR director, and Dennis Arp, PR editor