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Made with Love (and a Great Cause)!

July 26, 2016 by | News

When Chapman University adjunct professor and psychologist Dr. Susan Larsen’s son Blakely graduated from the outstanding special needs program at Villa Park High School, she was at a loss as to what he was going to do with the remainder of his time. Blakely has autism and is intellectually disabled, yet has a disposition of

Fall 2016 Graduate Student Workshops Reserve your spot today!

July 20, 2016 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! (Download PDF for more

Wilkinson’s Scholar-In-Residence Coming this Fall Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, comic book author/illustrator

July 19, 2016 by | News

As promised, here is the first of many more blog posts from our first Scholar-in-Residence — Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, a comic book author/illustrator from Prague. Ms. Jislová will be joining us in October as part of the prestigious “Getting to Know Europe” grant that Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences was awarded from

Cat Lover, Comic Book Artist, and Community’s Biggest Fan Joins us this Fall The first artist in residence is ...

June 20, 2016 by | News

At this time, as part of the prestigious “Getting to Know Europe” grant that Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities andSocial Sciences was awarded from the European Union, we are excited to announce that out first Scholar-in-Residence will be Ms. Štěpánka Jislová! Ms. Jislová, is a young comic book author/illustrator from Prague. She is currently studying

Chapman Grad To Attend USC School of Social Work

June 8, 2016 by | News

In May, Jacob Lampe (Sociology major, with an emphasis in Social Work, ’16) graduated from Chapman University and soon he will be attending USC’s School of Social Work, a program dedicated to improving the well-being of vulnerable individuals and communities, advance social and economic justice, and eradicate pressing societal problems in complex and culturally diverse

Solar Decathlon 2015 and Team OC Documenting the experience

May 24, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

In 2015, a team comprised of four Southern California schools won second place in the Engineering portion of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon competition. The team, Team Orange County, was quoted as the most innovative collegiate group the competition had ever seen, missing the first place award by just one point. Team Orange

2016 Schweitzer Award of Excellence June Scobee Rodgers, Class of 1978

May 18, 2016 by | News

Schweitzer Award of Excellence has been given since 1982 by Chapman University’s Albert Schweitzer Institute to an individual and/or organization that exemplifies Schweitzer’s ethics of reverence for life and his dedication to a life of service. The 2016 Schweitzer Award of Excellence Winner is June Scobee Rodgers, Class of 1978 and Founding Chair of Challenger

2016 Schweitzer Rising Star Award Shauna Parisi, Class of 2011

May 18, 2016 by | News

Schweitzer Rising Star Award was initiated in 2014 and is given annually by Chapman University’s Albert Schweitzer Institute to an inspirational young Alumna/Alumnus who has taken up Schweitzer’s challenge to find a place to invest his or her humanity for the betterment of humankind and the world. 2016 Schweitzer Rising Star Award Winner is Shauna

BFA Art Exhibit

May 11, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

The Art Department presented the BFA Art Senior Showcase I & II in Guggenheim Gallery from April 18th through April 29th 2016.  The display consisted of illustrations, images, and projections all created by the senior class. Images projected above the canvases were life size. They rotated, walked, and completed motions like a living being.  This