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Working Through Despair and Blockage

September 24, 2018 by Mariam Said | News

By Mariam Said MFA Program Assistant When I first started applying to MFA programs a little more than a year and a half ago, it was for the purpose of finding a writing community. I was in the middle of my second year of teaching, and I was miserable, I wasn’t writing, and I wanted

One Year In: What I’ve Learned About the MFA in Creative Writing

September 4, 2018 by Meg Boyles | News

By Meg Boyles MFA Program Assistant  A year ago, I started the MFA in Creative Writing program at Chapman University. I thought an MFA program would be like one really long, fantastic workshop. Summer  workshops I had taken before showed me that the creative community, the diverse classes, and the serious assignments shaped me into

Tips to make the most of your MFA

August 27, 2018 by Matthew Goldman | News

By Matthew Goldman Graduate Research Assistant Before I began the time-consuming process of applying for MFA programs, I spent hours researching the value of an MFA in Creative Writing. While there were plenty of results that described the MFA as an essential part of an aspiring writer’s career, there were an equal number of dissenting

2018 Fall Graduate Workshops Make sure to register!

June 20, 2018 by | News

Each semester Wilkinson College offers a variety of workshops for graduate students on topics related to academic, personal, and career development. Graduate Students may register for this 0 credit P/NP class through my.chapman.edu. Course number is GUS 530. Here’s a list of workshops coming up. We hope to see you there! Fall 2018 Graduate Student

2018 Annual Kugelman Arts and Humanities Awards Ceremony

May 8, 2018 by | News

Last week students were honored at the 2018 Annual Kugelman Arts and Humanities Awards Ceremony. Below is a list of the Wilkinson College winners. Congratulations to everyone. Art Department Art History Honors Madeline Anderson, Jessica Bocinski, Brooke Fessler, McKenna Robbie, Manon Wogahn Purcell Award Jessica Bocinski Fine Arts Honors Emma Foss, Haley Hopkins, Gi Ling

2018 Annual Ludie and David C. Henley Social Sciences Awards Ceremony

May 8, 2018 by | News

Last week Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences hosted the 2018 Annual Henley Awards. Here is a list of all the award winners. Congratulations to them all. History Department Departmental Honors Natalie Figueroa, Paige Gulley, Lara Jacobson, Bridget McConaughy History Outstanding Student Award Paige Gulley Lee Estes Best Conference Paper Award Lara Jacobson

Graduate Research Salon Wilkinson College Presenters

May 7, 2018 by | News

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences had four students participate in the Graduate Research Salon on Wednesday, May 2 and we are pleased to announce that Danika Hazen (MFA Creative Writing/MA English) won second place in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Congrats to all the presenters and winners. Erika Gibson’s (MA War

Wilkinson Faculty Excellence Awards for 2017-18

May 7, 2018 by | News

The winners of the Wilkinson Faculty Excellence Awards for 2017-18 are … Dr. Victoria Carty (Department of Sociology)\ Award for Excellence in Service Professor David Kiddie (Department of Art) Award for Excellence in Teaching Dr. Shira Kline (Department of History) Award for Excellence in Scholarship Dr. Federico Pacchioni (Department of World Languages & Cultures) Award

2018 Faculty Opportunity Funds Congrats Wilkinson Faculty

May 4, 2018 by | News

The Offices of the President, the Provost, and the Vice President for Research recently announced the 15 recipients of the 2018 Faculty Opportunity Funds. The Faculty Opportunity Fund program was created this year as a way to support Chapman University faculty in the development of new and innovative research, scholarship and creative activity. Thirty-eight proposals