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2019 Graduate Workshops Register today!

December 4, 2018 by | News

Each semester Wilkinson College offers a variety of workshops for graduate students on topics related to academic, personal, and career development. Graduate Students may register for this 0 credit P/NP class through my.chapman.edu. Course number is GUS 530. Here’s a list of workshops coming up. We hope to see you there! Spring 2019 Graduate Student

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Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale Dec. 3-7

November 19, 2018 by | News

It’s that time of the year again! The Department of Art presents the Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale, Monday, December 3 – Friday, December 7 in the Attallah Piazza, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily. If you have any questions, please email David Kiddie.

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Visiting Griset Professor Dale Allison

November 14, 2018 by | News

We are excited to announce that Professor Dale C. Allison Jr. will be the visiting Griset Professor for Spring 2019. Professor Allison will be teaching Religion 324, Interpretation of the new Testament: The Gospels and The Historical Jesus on Mondays, 4-6:45 p.m. This course is designed to familiarize students with the issues involved in and

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’18 Chapman Shinnyo Fellow Developing Solutions for OC Homeless

November 13, 2018 by Atty McLellan | News

By Atty McLellan (’18) Hi everyone! My name’s Atty McLellan, and I’m the first recipient of Chapman’s Shinnyo Fellowship. Two years ago I began advocating and assisting Orange County’s homeless community, and this fellowship has allowed me to continue to focus on homelessness locally. The financial security that the fellowship provided made reaching out to

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Journalism and Humanities Internships

November 7, 2018 by | News

Attention Journalism and Humanities Students! Following is a list of available internships and job openings with links to position descriptions and applications. Deadlines are listed where available. Women’s Leadership Accelerator: Nov. 30 deadline https://journalists.org/programs/womens-leadership-accelerator/ Center for Health Journalism Fellowship: Dec. 14 deadline https://www.centerforhealthjournalism.org/event/2019-california-fellowship CNN-LA Newsource Winter Intern (No deadline given) https://careers.warnermediagroup.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=391&siteid=36&jobId=819843#jobDetails=819843_36 Grant-funded Education Writer for

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Do “Facts” Really Matter? Prof. Barnard Presents at Western States Rhetoric and Literacy Conference

November 6, 2018 by | English

Ian Barnard, Professor of Rhetoric and Composition in the Department of English at Chapman, recently gave a presentation entitled “Do ‘Facts’ Really Matter?” at the Western States Rhetoric and Literacy Conference in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Professor Barnard’s presentation, an updating of their 2017 article in Anastamos, Chapman’s graduate interdisciplinary journal, argued that one of

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Blue Wave, Red Tide or Purple Haze Features analysis of the polling, pundits and politicos before the vote

October 22, 2018 by | Art

Please join the Journalism Program, the English Department and Wilkinson College for a symposium on Orange County’s crucial role in the Nov. 6  midterm elections. “Blue Wave, Red Tide or Purple Haze?” features  analysis of the polling, pundits and politicos before the vote. Adam Nagourney, New York Times Los Angeles Bureau Chief Mary Plummer, KPCC

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America’s Top Fears 2018 Chapman University Survey of American Fears

October 16, 2018 by Wilkinson College | The Chapman University Survey on American Fears

The Chapman University Survey of American Fears Wave 5 (2018) provides an in-depth examination into the fears of average Americans. In June of 2018, a random sample of 1,190 adults from across the United States were asked their level of fear about ninety-four different phenomena including crime, the government, the environment, disasters, personal anxieties, technology

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Paranormal America 2018 Chapman University Survey of American Fears

October 16, 2018 by Wilkinson College | The Chapman University Survey on American Fears

The Chapman University Survey of American Fears Wave 5 (2018) includes a battery of items on paranormal beliefs ranging from belief in aliens and psychic powers to Bigfoot and haunted houses. Paranormal Beliefs Currently the most common paranormal belief in the United States is that places can be haunted by spirits (57.7%), followed closely by

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Fleeing Death: Disaster Evacuations in America Chapman University Survey of American Fears

October 16, 2018 by Wilkinson College | The Chapman University Survey on American Fears

From devastating wildfires to killer hurricanes, nearly a quarter (21%) of America reports they or their families have had to flee their homes due to disaster. Evacuating one’s home is a heart wrenching choice, but it saves lives. Unfortunately, many Americans choose not to evacuate, even when authorities call for mandatory evacuations. The results are