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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

Chapman Grad To Attend USC School of Social Work

June 8, 2016 by | News

In May, Jacob Lampe (Sociology major, with an emphasis in Social Work, ’16) graduated from Chapman University and soon he will be attending USC’s School of Social Work, a program dedicated to improving the well-being of vulnerable individuals and communities, advance social and economic justice, and eradicate pressing societal problems in complex and culturally diverse

Solar Decathlon 2015 and Team OC Documenting the experience

May 24, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

In 2015, a team comprised of four Southern California schools won second place in the Engineering portion of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon competition. The team, Team Orange County, was quoted as the most innovative collegiate group the competition had ever seen, missing the first place award by just one point. Team Orange

2016 Schweitzer Award of Excellence June Scobee Rodgers, Class of 1978

May 18, 2016 by | News

Schweitzer Award of Excellence has been given since 1982 by C hapman University ’s Albert Schweitzer Institute to an individual and/or organization that exemplifies Schweitzer’s ethics of reverence for life and his dedication to a life of service. The 2016 Schweitzer Award of Excellence Winner is June Scobee Rodgers, Class of 1978

2016 Schweitzer Rising Star Award Shauna Parisi, Class of 2011

May 18, 2016 by | News

Schweitzer Rising Star Award was initiated in 2014 and is given annually by Chapman University ’s Albert Schweitzer Institute to an inspirational young Alumna/Alumnus who has taken up Schweitzer’s challenge to find a place to invest his or her humanity for the betterment of humankind and the world. 2016 Schweitzer Rising Star Award Winner

BFA Art Exhibit

May 11, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

The Art Department presented the BFA Art Senior Showcase I & II in Guggenheim Gallery from April 18th through April 29th 2016.  The display consisted of illustrations, images, and projections all created by the senior class. Images projected above the canvases were life size. They rotated, walked, and completed motions like a living being.  This

What are your summer plans? Chapman students talk about what incredible things they are doing this summer!

May 4, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

For most college students, summer is the most highly anticipated season of the year. For two decades of our lives we’ve been tirelessly completing problem sets, public speeches, and scientific experiments. We’ve spent hours in the library, highlighter in-hand, meticulously annotating readings, drinking enough coffee to awaken a bear in hibernation, and agonizing over midterms

Freshman Wins Discover Asia Correspondent Contest

March 30, 2016 by | News

Elizabeth Wong, a freshman business major in Tammy Lechner’s ENG 103 Writing About People class, has won the “Discover Asia Correspondent Contest.” The contest, co-sponsored by Korean Airlines and the Los Angeles Times, invited high school and college students to choose any destination in Asia serviced by Korean Airlines, and write an essay explaining their