A New Look and Name for Argyros Forum 209 You're invited to the dedication of the transformed conference suite, thanks to SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union.

March 20, 2018 by | Campus Life

It’s a well-known hot spot around Chapman University – Argyros Forum, Room 209. The spacious area is a popular setting for meetings, luncheons, symposiums, guest lectures, award ceremonies and countless other gatherings. Now the campus community is invited to attend a particularly special celebration there when it is reintroduced as the SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union


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


Chapman Professor Publishes Childcare Recommendations for Conference Organizers Patricia Lopes joins Mothers in Science to tackle the “Childcare-Conference Conundrum.”

March 12, 2018 by | Research

Many women in science are raising concerns over the fact that parents with young children are often excluded from fully participating in academic conference activities. Early-stage researchers in the sciences often try to attend face-to-face academic conferences to advance their career by communicating new discoveries, forming collaborations, meeting potential funding agencies and recruiting new students.


Conference Celebrates Chapman Professor’s Pioneering Concepts in Physics Yakir Aharonov defined new concept in 1988.

March 2, 2018 by | Research

Dozens of researchers from across the world joined Chapman University faculty and students for an Anniversary Conference celebrating the work of National Medal of Science winner and Chapman Professor of Theoretical Physics Yakir Aharonov, Ph.D. Attendees enjoyed 15 speakers, poster presentations and a panel discussion during the two-day event on campus. The group surveyed the


Cross-Cultural Center Celebrates First Birthday Center organizers reflect on an inaugural year of providing a safe haven for all identities.

March 1, 2018 by | Campus Life

When asked to describe the spirit and energy of Chapman’s Cross-Cultural Center, communication studies student Beatrice Lam ’20 chose the words, “vulnerability” and “reassurance.” “When I walk into this room, there’s no negative vibes and judgment goes out the door,” Lam elaborates. “That makes it very easy to be yourself.” Lam’s experience with the Cross-Cultural


State of the University Address President Struppa highlights successes and foresees a bright future in which Chapman scholars achieve "Anything Imaginable."

February 23, 2018 by | Campus Life

Student applications are climbing, faculty research is growing and new buildings are rising. Those were just a few of the key highlights Chapman University President Daniele Struppa shared during his annual State of the University Address on Friday, Feb. 23. Now it’s time to focus on telling those stories, said Struppa, who also announced a