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Schmid College of Science and Technology

  

Alumni Growing Grassroots Climate Advocacy Citizens' Climate Lobby's Krause, Wanous draw in students.

April 19, 2018 by | Science, Health and Education

Combating climate change takes hundreds of decisions by millions of people to change small daily habits as well as big governmental policies. Chapman University alumni Taylor Krause ’16 and Sara Wanous ’17 are part of those efforts in their work with the Citizens’ Climate Lobby, an organization that puts the emphasis on citizens. Krause made

Graduate Women in Science and Technology Research Conference draws students from multiple universities

December 4, 2017 by | Science, Health and Education

Nearly 30 students presented their research at the 27th Annual Student Research Conference on Saturday, which returned to the Chapman campus for the first time in many years. Both oral and poster presentations were made by undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. students from universities across the region including UC Irvine, UC San Diego, USC, California State

Chapman faculty among team selected as inaugural recipient of CHOC Children’s Foundation Philanthropic Venture Funds Program

August 11, 2017 by | Science, Health and Education

The CHOC Children’s Foundation awarded, as part of its new Philanthropic Venture Funding Program, $1,000,000 to Dr. Afshin Amininan, medical director, CHOC Children’s Orthopaedic Institute, and his cross-disciplinary team that included Chapman University faculty and scientists. The program, was designed to encourage CHOC clinicians to develop innovative concepts that transform pediatric care. Following a competitive proposal

Schmid College announces first cohort of Grand Challenges Initiative Fellows

May 31, 2017 by | Science, Health and Education

Chapman University’s Schmid College of Science and Technology is one step closer to launching its new program, the Grand Challenges Initiative, as the first cohort of five Grand Challenges Initiative Postdoctoral Fellows will come on board this summer. Starting in fall 2017, the fellows will join Schmid College’s faculty to mentor nearly 50 small interdisciplinary

Beyond the business card: Showcasing the power of the Chapman network Alumni from every facet of the entertainment industry meet, mingle and connect

April 7, 2017 by | Campus Life

When you think of an industry meet-and-greet event, you probably conjure up images of pressed suits, nervously guarded business cards and carefully thought-out pitches. Sweaty handshakes and sparse—or at least less-than-stellar—food. Sounds horrible. So, scrap that. Instead, picture a breezy, coastal-rustic party patio in Santa Monica buzzing with the overtones of hundreds of excited conversations.

Five things the smart student should know about office hours

November 8, 2016 by | Campus Life

They’re listed on the syllabus and sometimes posted outside the professor’s door. Office hours are required for professors – six hours a week for Chapman University faculty teaching a full course load – but visiting is optional for students. Those hours are hardly just for students who are struggling, though: Many professors say it’s

Schmid College of Science and Technology announces new faculty

July 13, 2016 by | Science, Health and Education

The Schmid College of Science and Technology  announced the appointment of several new faculty.  Six scientists from accomplished institutions will join Chapman in the next 18 months with Ph.D. degrees in the fields of biological sciences and biochemistry. “These talented individuals will bring tremendous expertise and experience to our existing academic programs and research