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Reflections on a Summer in Taiwan A travel course student shares her story.

April 30, 2018 by | News

In the Summer of 2016, Amanda Lindsey ’19 traveled to Taiwan to study the Chinese language with Wilkinson Language Professor I-Ting Chao’s Chinese, Culture and Society Travel Course. Lindsey and other Chapman students spent the month of July living and studying in Taiwan. By traveling to multiple cities, students were given the opportunity to converse

Wilkinson’s BURN program is NOW accepting applications Summer Student Researchers Needed!

April 18, 2018 by | News

Attention Faculty and Students! Wilkinson’s BURN program is NOW accepting applications for summer student researchers. The  program encompasses both scholarship and creative activity and offers funding to faculty student partnerships that provide students with the opportunity to participate in original research/creative activity, develop their skills, and broaden their knowledge in practical and demonstrable ways. If

People on the Move An Exploration of Global Displacement and the Refugee Crisis (video from the conference)

April 10, 2018 by | News

The past decade has seen an upturn in global complex humanitarian emergencies. Armed conflict, authoritarian governance, human rights violations, natural disasters, and environmental deterioration have spiraled into complicated panoramas of widespread human suffering and displacement. On Monday, April 9, Wilkinson College and the Master of Arts in International Studies (MAIS) Program hosted a conference at

The Art of Stillness Podcast Series with Pico Iyer

April 6, 2018 by | News

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences is excited to have author Pico Iyer joining us for this exciting Podcast Series, The Purpose of Past Tense on Tuesday, April 17, 6 p.m., at the 1888 Center, 115 N. Orange St. Orange. This podcast is dedicated to commitment and accomplishment. Focused on that movement of

Rethinking Cultural Centres in a European Dimension How can we apply the project in SoCal?

March 21, 2018 by | News

Rethinking Cultural Centres in a European Dimension (RECcORD) is a research and action project about citizen participation in European cultural centres. Last week, Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences hosted Søren Søeborg, Head of Development at European Network of Cultural Centres (ENCC) in Denmark, in a round table discussion with Creative Culture Industries

Defining Mexico’s Drug War Civil War, Counter Insurgency, Or Mafia State?

March 7, 2018 by | News

Wilkinson College, along with the History Department, MA Program in War and Society, Religious Studies Department and the Fish Interfaith Center present James Fredrick- on Tuesday, March 27 at 4 p.m. in the Wallace All Faiths Chapel. Mr. Fredrick is a freelance multimedia journalist in Mexico and his talk, Defining Mexico’s Drug War will be