An Interfaith Service of Remembrance for Kristallnacht November 9

October 18, 2017 by | News

Your invited to an interfaith service of remembrance for Kristallnacht on Thursday, November 9 in the Fish Interfaith Center, which will include a conversation with Holocaust Survivors and witnesses to Kristallnacht, Engelina Billauer and Idele Stapholtz. The talk will be moderated by Dr. Marilyn Harran Director, Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education and Stern Chair, Wilkinson

The Panther Newspaper is Accepting Applications Deadline: November 6

October 18, 2017 by | News

The Panther is accepting applications for all paid editing positions next semester.  Previous academic or professional journalism experience required.  Current weekly rate of pay for editors  follows… (To calculate semester pay, multiply weekly pay by 18 weeks, e.g. Editor in Chief is paid $9,576 per semester, plus additional weekly pay in January.) Editor-In-Chief: $532 Managing

WordTheatre at Chapman University Monday, October 30

October 16, 2017 by | News

WordTheatre’s fall series at Chapman University brings America’s finest short story writers to Orange for celebrity and student performances. Join us on Monday, October 30, where Hollywood actors Gregg Henry (Val Resnick in Payback and more recently Hollis Doyle in Scandal and Grandpa Quill in Guardians of the Galaxy) and James Allen McCune (guest star

Fear of Extremism and the Threat to National Security Chapman University Survey of American Fears 2017

October 11, 2017 by Wilkinson College | The Chapman University Survey on American Fears

Americans believe that both Islamic Extremists and White Supremacists represent a threat to national security. Although other types of extremist groups are a concern to large groups of Americans, only these two were identified by a majority of survey respondents. Differences between groups on which group represents the greatest threat reflects the political divisions we

America’s Knowledge of Disaster Preparedness Outdated, Dangerous Chapman University Survey of American Fears 2017

October 11, 2017 by Wilkinson College | The Chapman University Survey on American Fears

In our survey we asked a random sample of Americans about FEARS of man-made disasters, such as a nuclear melt-down, and nuclear and terror attacks, as well as natural disasters. We then asked about their familiarity with safety and preparedness advice/slogans [1] . Nuclear Fears Nearly half of all Americans [48%] fear North Korea using

Paranormal America 2017 Chapman University Survey of American Fears 2017

October 11, 2017 by Wilkinson College | The Chapman University Survey on American Fears

The Chapman University Survey of American Fears Wave 4 (2017) includes a battery of items on paranormal beliefs ranging from belief in Bigfoot and psychic powers to visits by aliens and haunted houses. Paranormal Beliefs Currently the most common paranormal belief in the United States is the belief that ancient, advanced civilizations, such as Atlantis

A Schweitzer Rising Star takes “Action in Africa” Sarah Nininger '13 completes a journey begun in high school, continues to expand the adventure

October 6, 2017 by | News

“There is no separating my life from my work,” says Sarah Nininger ’13, B.A. Integrated Educational Studies. Her friends back in the U.S. are getting married, having families, buying homes. She’s trying to figure out how incorporate a plot of land that came with her building in Uganda into a community gardening project. Sarah Nininger