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Wilkinson’s Commencement Ceremony: May 24

April 27, 2015 by | News

The 2015 Wilkinson Commencement Ceremony will be on Sunday, May 24, 2015.  All graduates must RSVP to participate in Commencement. RSVP your spot today!  Below is a schedule of the events. 6:15 p.m. – Wilkinson College Student Procession Lineup (in cap & gown), Hutton Sports Center 7- 9 p.m. – Wilkinson College of Humanities and

Wilkinson’s 2014-2015 Wrap Party: May 1

April 9, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (that’s our new name coming soon!) invites you to 2014-2015 Wrap Party, on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 3 p.m. in the Faculty Athenaeum. Together, let’s celebrate our new college name and this year’s faculty achievements! Refreshments will be served! Please RSVP today!  

Breaking Borders: Dialoguing on Immigration: April 24

April 7, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Immigration CRASsH Group, Chancellor’s Office, Sociology Department, Department of Religious Studies and the M.A. in Internationals Studies Program presents, Breaking Borders: Dialoguing on Immigration – a conference designed to engage and encourage dialogue between scholars and community members about the prominent issues in immigration across the United States and

A Week of French Films Starting April 20

April 7, 2015 by | News

You’re invited to a week of French films starting on Monday, April 20, 2015. These special screenings will focus on three young French women directors plus a special evening with Oscar winner for Best Director and Best Film (The Artist) Michel Hazanavicius. Monday, April 20: Grand Central, directed by Rebeccas Zlotowski 7 p.m., Digital Media Arts

An Evening of Holocaust Remembrance: April 16

April 2, 2015 by | News

Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education presents, An Evening of Holocaust Remembrance – the 70th Anniversary of Liberation, A Tribute in Words and Music – on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 7 p.m. in the Chapman Auditorium, Memorial Hall. This is a collaborative program with the Departments of Theatre and The Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music, College

Art History Symposium: April 10

March 26, 2015 by | News

This year’s Art History Symposium features keynote speaker, Dr. Catha Paquette, a Latin American Art Specialist from Cal. State Long Beach on Friday, April 10, 2015, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. in Kennedy Hall, Room 379. Come and hear Dr. Paquette speak on Latin American Art and connect with other students passionate about art history

Italian Comics: History, Authors, and Characters: Mar. 5

February 19, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Italian Studies Program present, Italian Comics: History, Authors, and Characters – a lecture by author Dr. Antonia Iannotta – on Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Argyros Forum, Room 209C at 7 p.m. ABOUT THE EVENT: In 2008 Italian comics began its second century of existence. On

Acclaimed Israeli Poets Visit Chapman on March 3

February 11, 2015 by | News

Chapman University and Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to be hosting four acclaimed Israeli poets on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Please join us as we hear from Shimon Adaf, Tal Nitzan, Haviva Pedaya, and Anat Zecarya at 2:30 p.m. for a Poetry Talk in the J.E. and Flora Scott Wilkinson Founders

To Arms: The Western Front, 1914-1918

January 28, 2015 by | Events

Phi Alpha Theta and Leatherby Libraries are please to host a symposium on World War I to celebrate the opening of the student-curated exhibit “To Arms: The Western Front, 1914-1918,” on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 7 – 8:30 p.m. in Argyros Forum 201. Students will present actual World War I artifacts, such as letters, grenades,