Author Richard Bausch accepting applications for 6th Annual Fiction Writing Workshop Workshop is free and open to the public Application deadline is January 26, 2018

December 14, 2017 by | Uncategorized

Chapman University welcomes aspiring fiction writers to apply for the 6th Annual Fiction Writing Workshop led by renowned, award-winning author and Chapman Professor of English Richard Bausch.  The semester-long, free workshop meets weekly beginning in February 2018. Applicants must submit a fiction manuscript of up to 15 pages by Friday, January 26, 2018.   (Nonfiction,


Women of Chapman’s Christmas at The Ritz Raises $291,000

December 13, 2017 by | Scholarship

The Women of Chapman hosted their 31st Annual Christmas at The Ritz. The event took place at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach and raised more than $291,000 for Chapman University. The funds will go towards pledges the organization has designated for the Digital Media Arts Center, The Musco Center for the Arts, and the


Chapman University economists see more jobs in Orange County’s future

December 7, 2017 by | Business and Law

Remember aerospace jobs? They’re back, according to Chapman University’s 2018 Economic Forecast. Particularly in Orange County. “If you just look at individual categories, the highest manufacturing sector since 2010? Aerospace. This is a surprise,” said economist and Chapman President Emeritus Jim Doti, who presented the 40th annual report. Medical supplies and equipment products share that


Biannual Student Research Day offers opportunity to showcase projects

December 7, 2017 by | Science, Health and Education

Chapman students, staff, faculty and visitors packed the Sandhu Conference Center Wednesday afternoon to view a diverse array of more than 100 student posters representing every college and discipline. Tackling issues such as Homelessness in Orange County and Cultural Markers of Sexual Orientation, this was the first time many students had participated in a poster


40 years of forecasting — and teaching Chapman University's Economic Forecast is still a teachable moment for President Emeritus Jim Doti

December 6, 2017 by | Business and Law

He’s a renowned economist who developed a unique forecasting model with a track record of superb accuracy. Hundreds of business leaders file into the Segerstrom Center for the Arts each year for his presentation at the Chapman University Economic Forecast Conference. They hang on his every word about the economy, eager for the information they