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Mark Chapin Johnson Foundation Supports the War and Society Program

December 5, 2017 by Greg Daddis | News

Chapman University’s Wilkinson College is excited to announce that the Mark Chapin Johnson Foundation has recently donated $100,000 to fund five $20,000 student scholarships for the MA Program in War and Society. The master of arts program falls under the newly created Center for the Study of War and Society at Chapman. Professor Jennifer Keene,

Alumni Publishes First Novel Just Beyond the Shining River

October 26, 2017 by | News

Wilkinson’s very own MFA Creative Writing and MA English Alumni, Lynnette Beers, is releasing her first novel on November 1, Just Beyond the Shining River. We are so proud and want to congratulate her! About the book … After she gave up a promising career as an artist and turned her back on her British

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

War and Society Awarded Student Scholarship Deadline: February 1, 2018

September 21, 2017 by | News

Chapman University and Wilkinson College is excited to announce that David M. Stone has recently committed to funding a full scholarship to the Masters in Arts of War and Society program. This significant gift will help the program, and Chapman University, build a community of diverse scholars who are committed to working through long-term issues

Wilkinson Alumna Publishes Book Cut The Thread

May 16, 2017 by | News

In September 2016, Chapman University, Wilkinson College alumna, Danielle M. Walters (’10, MFA Creative Writing and MA English) had her first book published, Cut The Thread. About the book: When a man falls from a balcony during a concert of Stravinsky’s Petrushka, a mystery begins to unfold in the local newspaper. In a dreamlike, whimsical vision

Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship Deadline May 1, 2017

April 5, 2017 by | News

The Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship is now open! In honor of the inspirational memory and trailblazing contributions of Laura Scudder, the Laura Scudder Scholarship will be awarded to a student demonstrating an interest and commitment to women’s issues, scholarship, and leadership. $5,000 Scholarship for 2017-2018 Application and documents must be submitted by May 1,

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Reading Revamp Exhibition from Chapman Book Design Students OC Great Park Common Walls: December 8, 2016–February 12, 2017

December 19, 2016 by | News

This exhibition showcases work from upper division graphic design students from Rachelle W. Chuang’s Book Design class at Chapman University. During Fall 2015 and 2016, students participated in a rigorous process to research, redesign and physically produce two conceptually different book jackets for a single work. One of the book jacket covers was selected as

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Ethics Bowl Competition 2016

December 12, 2016 by Dr. Virginia Warren | News

Chapman University’s two teams (six students each) just returned from the California Regional Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl competition at CSU Chico, held on Saturday, December 3, 2016.  Both teams did extremely well.  One team advanced to the semi-finals, where they narrowly lost to the team that won the tournament. This is Chapman’s second year of participation