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Grant Awarded To Dr. Valenzuela Documenting the Amawaka Language

August 1, 2018 by | News

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $344,690 grant to Dr. Pilar Valenzuela (World Languages and Cultures in Wilkinson College) and Robert Zariquiey for their project, Computational Tool and Corpora Development in Language with Complex Clause-marketing. About the project: The Amawaka are an Indigenous Amazonian people from Peru and Brazil. Their language, also called Amawaka, belongs

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

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