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Fuery’s Notes


My Summer Before California Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, comic book author/illustrator

August 15, 2016 by Štěpánka Jislová | News

Here is the second blog posts from our first Scholar-in-Residence — Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, a comic book author/illustrator from Prague. Ms. Jislová will be joining us in October as part of the prestigious “Getting to Know Europe” grant that Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences was awarded from the European Union. We are

2015 Wilkinson College Colloquium: Aug. 28

August 10, 2015 by | News

Dean Patrick Fuery cordially invites you to the Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences 2015 Colloquium on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. in Sandhu Conference Center D & D1. Attendance by Faculty and Staff greatly desired! Please RSVP by August 17, 2015 to Mary Shockey or call her at

A Message To Faculty and Staff From Dean Patrick Fuery …

May 17, 2013 by | News

Hi All This is a little premature, but I just wanted to send a thank you message before the summer overtakes and you get to turn your mind to other things. So my thanks to each of you for your invaluable contributions to the College and all it stands for. Thank you for your dedication

Albert Schweitzer Scholarship

April 3, 2013 by | News

Attention Wilkinson Faculty and Staff! Each academic year Chapman University awards scholarships to university students in the name of Albert Schweitzer . These scholarships are offered through the generosity of the Marjorie Mosher Schmidt Foundation in honor of Valerie Scudder, former trustee of Chapman University. The scholarships are awarded to students who have demonstrated

Wilkinson’s Uncorked Wine and Cheese Reception (invitation only)

February 14, 2013 by | News

All Wilkinson Faculty and staff are invited to a sneak peak at Wilkinson’s current and upcoming initiatives on Friday, February 22, 2013 at 3 p.m. in the Marvin Meyer Athenaeum, Argyros Forum. In addition to the upcoming initiatives, Dean Patrick Fuery will talk about his first hundred days as Dean, give a CRASsH and

Dean Fuery Meets with Dr. Roger Ames

October 10, 2012 by | Fuery's Notes

Wilkinson College is hosting Professor Roger Ames from the University of Hawaii. Professor Ames is an internationally recognized leader of the comparative philosophy movement and will speak on the topic of Confucian Role Ethics . It was great to meet Roger and discuss ways to develop our Asian Studies initiatives.

Wilkinson Chair’s Meeting

October 1, 2012 by | News

Wilkinson Chairs h ard at work discussing a variety of issues. We are moving towards establishing a range of guidelines for tenure and promotion; for developing strategic plans at the Department and College level. You may also note how the Chairs are sinking in their seats as I proposed yet another committee!

First Chair’s Meeting

September 28, 2012 by | News

Our first Chair’s meeting since semester began. The Chairs perhaps looked a little awe-struck (a euphemism?) when Eric and Ann (the Associate Deans) and I laid out some of the plans for the coming weeks. We are setting off to build a series of strategic plans – for each department and then for the college