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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,

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

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

What Your Extra Curricular Activities Teach You That Your Classes Can’t

October 4, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) Chapman University is an educational institution whose mission is to provide academic instruction to each and every student in their particular line of study. As students, we learn the discipline of our major, the nuances involved in our minor or cluster, and we get to dabble in the

Made with Love (and a Great Cause)!

July 26, 2016 by | News

When Chapman University adjunct professor and psychologist Dr. Susan Larsen’s son Blakely graduated from the outstanding special needs program at Villa Park High School, she was at a loss as to what he was going to do with the remainder of his time. Blakely has autism and is intellectually disabled, yet has a disposition of