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Finals Are Here Positives and Negatives of Studying in a Group

May 9, 2017 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) It seems as though our professors love to have us work in groups. Whether it’s a group presentation, paper, or report, I always find myself in multiple group assignments each semester. Working in groups is not everyone’s cup of tea, and the common complaint is that you will

Talking to the Other Side Discussing Current Politics in the Classroom

April 21, 2017 by | News

Please join us on Wednesday, May 3rd as Chapman University brings together experts from both sides of the political aisle for a stimulating discussion on the appropriateness of discussing current politics in the classroom, Talking to the Other Side, at 7 p.m. in Chapman’s Beckman Hall Room #404. This event will feature two local professors

Retirement Celebration Dr. Roberta Lessor

April 17, 2017 by | News

You’re invited to attend a retirement celebration honoring Dr. Roberta Lessor – Professor, Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Sociology; Former Dean of Wilkinson College of Letters and Sciences; Professor, Crean College of Health and Behavioral; Health Sciences and Kinesiology, on Wednesday, April 26 at 4 p.m. in the Marvin W.

World Languages and Cultures International Film Series

April 5, 2017 by | News

In line with Chapman’s goal of producing global citizens, the World Languages and Cultures Department found a way to provide a window into various cultures and languages we have here at Chapman. This semester, they are presenting three films that focus on the experience of childhood from different film cultures. All of the films will

International Conference on Divided Global Cities Re-imagining global cities as spaces for exploring hidden stories and voices of marginalized residents

March 21, 2017 by | News

Join us on Friday, April 28 n Argyros Forum 209 for the International Conference on Divided Global Cities, 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. This international conference seeks to reimagine global cities, including Los Angeles, that have been divided by colonial histories, race/ethnicity, class, gender, and religion. It explores hidden stories and voices of marginalized groups

My Interterm Travel Course Experience Tips on Traveling Abroad

March 14, 2017 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

By Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) There are a ton of things that I love about Chapman University. But if I were to narrow it down to just a handful of my favorites, I would say that the travel course interterm program was one of the best for me. In just a month

Music and Culture An Italian Perspective

January 3, 2017 by | News

We are excited to announce a very special event titled Music and Culture: An Italian Perspective taking place at the new Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (free for students, faculty and staff with Chapman ID  / Community $8). This celebration of

Doing Ethnography – Sage A new book from Dr. Andrea Molle (Political Science and IRES).

December 7, 2016 by | News

An invaluable reading for anyone collecting data through observation. Innovative and thought provoking, it is a refreshing take on ethnography stressing both academic rigor and practical necessity. It combines theoretical perspective with tangible action plans and walks you step-by-step through designing, conducting and evaluating ethnographic research. The book skilfully introduces the varied tasks and decisions you