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2018-2019 Post Undergraduate Shinnyo Fellowship

April 25, 2018 by

Apply to be a Shinnyo Fellow! Fellows work with local communities and a faculty mentor to implement peace-building ideas in local communities. The Post-Undergraduate Shinnyo Fellowship Program at Chapman University provides funding for 10 months, beginning with the Annual Shinnyo-en retreat in August and concluding in May 2019. Compensation: $33,000 with benefits Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree

Do Humans Possess Free Will? New class explores this age old question

April 13, 2018 by

Do humans really have free will or is action controlled by unconscious processes in the brain? If you and your classmates want to dive into these big questions, we have a new class for you! The Faculty Research and Development Council have awarded the 2018-2019 Co-Teaching prize to Assistant Professors Uri Maoz, Ph.D., and Michael

Diversity in Education

April 6, 2018 by

Dr. Debra Mashek, executive director of Heterodox Academy (and former Professor of Psychology in Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Arts at Harvey Mudd College, will be visiting Chapman on Thursday, April 12, 3 – 5 p.m. in Beckman Hall 401, for a discussion and Q&A session with faculty and administrators about viewpoint diversity

8th Annual Undergraduate Art History Symposium

March 23, 2018 by

Join us on Friday, April 6 for the 8th Annual Undergraduate Art History Symposium with keynote speaker, Dr. Bridget R. Cooks, author of Exhibiting Blackness and an Associate Professor of Art History at UC Irvine. This symposium (which includes lunch) will be in Moulton Hall 213 and will start at 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

La Serata, an evening of Italian Conversation

March 23, 2018 by

Italian conversation evenings is open to all who want to improve their language skills, learn about the Italian culture, speak with native speakers, and socialize with members of the local community and other students! Join us on Wednesday, May 9, 7-8 p.m. in the Lineberger Loggia Terrace, the 3rd floor South Patio of the Argyros

The Gaza Crisis

March 22, 2018 by

Political Science and Peace Studies present an open forum on Gaza (a self-governing Palestinian territory on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea) with Dr. Norman Finkelstein (author of Gaza, An Inquest into it’s Martydom) and Dr. Nubar Hovsepian (Associate Professor, Chair, Department of Political Science at Chapman University) on Tuesday, March 27 at 7

The Marshutz Endowed Journalism Award (Deadline April 12)

March 16, 2018 by

The Marshutz Endowed Journalism Award, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, is accepting applications for academic year 2018-2019. The English Department awards up to $2,000 to a student majoring in English with a journalism emphasis, or a  journalism or visual journalism minor, who displays a growing talent and the potential to succeed while also demonstrating a

The Panther seeks 2018-19 editor-in-chief!

March 16, 2018 by

The editor-in-chief of The Panther oversees all aspects of the newspaper and website, including leading three weekly editorial meetings, editing two sections of the newspaper, uploading daily content to the website, hiring and leading a new staff once a semester, and maintaining oversight of the business side of the publication. This is a yearlong, full-time

Sociology Colloquium Series

March 1, 2018 by

The Department of Sociology is hosting our own faculty members and guest scholars throughout the academic year. Faculty will present on any topic of their choice. All students and faculty in the Department of Sociology are encouraged to come. Wednesday, March 7, 12 – 12:50 p.m. Gaining Weight in a Culture of Thinness: A Demographic

Wilkinson’s Works In Progress

February 28, 2018 by

Wilkinson College presents WORKS IN PROGRESS – an opportunity for scholars to present their ongoing research to participants who have read the pre-circulated work-in-progress. WHO: All Wilkinson Faculty WHEN: 1 to 2 times per semester WHY: To cultivate an interdisciplinary group of scholars for intellectual academic discussion and debate towards the goal of supporting our