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April 14: Reduced Daily Updates; COVID-19 Testing Site Locations; Guidance on Hiring Pause; Teams vs. Zoom Webinar Tomorrow

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Tuesday, April 14. We have finally reached a point where I am happy to report that we do not have enough changes and announcements to necessitate a daily email. However, I still believe that predictabilit...

April 13: COVID-19 Rapid Response Research Awards; Student Concern Information Form; “Working Remote” Series Launch; Upcoming Town Halls

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Monday, April 13. We received some exciting news late last week regarding Chapman faculty COVID-19 research. Awards have been made for the COVID-19 Rapid Response research program supported by the Kay Fam...

April 10: Working-Remote Resources from President Struppa, Office of Human Resources, IS&T, Fish Interfaith Center; Remote Instruction for Summer Terms

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Friday, April 10. As our remote work lives continue, today’s message highlights several working-remote resources I hope you will take advantage of. In challenging times, it’s clear to see that being a...

April 9: Financial Updates; Guidelines on Spending; Upcoming Faculty Experts Town Hall

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Thursday, April 9. I want to take a moment today to share with you the nature of the complex landscape we are navigating. There are two realities to recognize, and, at first blush, they could appear almos...

April 8: Gratitude to Chapman Community; “Zoom-Bombing Prevention” Classes; Remote Desktop Technology Support

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Wednesday, April 8. Today, I want to highlight the Chapman Leadership Team for their unwavering commitment to this institution. The Senior Staff and Deans of our schools and colleges have worked tirel...

April 7: New “Working Remote” Series; IS&T Equipment Pickup; External Mass Communication Review Form

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Tuesday, April 7. I want to start today’s message with a bit of optimism from one of our own faculty experts. Nobel Laureate in Economics and Chapman Professor, Dr. Vernon Smith was published in the Wal...

April 6: List of Essential Services and Additional Updates

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Monday, April 6. We continue to closely monitor and adhere to the Federal, state and local health agency guidelines and recommendations as the situation with COVID-19 continues to escalate. There is agree...

April 3: Guidance for External Communication during COVID-19; Upcoming ‘Ask the Experts’ Town Hall; Reflection from Fish Interfaith Chapel

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Friday, April 3. As this stay-at-home order continues, I want to remind people who live in or around the City of Orange or near the Rinker campus in Irvine that many of our local restaurants are still ope...

April 2: Summary of Budget Town Hall

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Thursday, April 2. Thank you to everyone who was able to join us at today’s Budget Town Hall. For today’s update, I want to provide a summary of what was discussed so everyone is aware of the critical...

April 1: Career and Professional Development Services During COVID-19 and Update on Staff Summit

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Wednesday, April 1. As we all work to find new and innovative ways to stay connected, or make the best of this almost purely online world we find ourselves working in, I wanted to share some creativity co...