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Food Fight Food Pantry Canvas Totes Giveaway: May 10

April 24, 2017 by | News

In 2016 a far-reaching study of food insecurity on campus found that one in five students across the nation experienced food insecurity – the lack of reliable access to affordable, nutritious food. Half of these reported that they were forced to choose between buying food or a required textbook. Clearly, food insecurity threatens students’ educational

Talking to the Other Side Discussing Current Politics in the Classroom

April 21, 2017 by | News

Please join us on Wednesday, May 3 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.

It’s Officially Spring! Time to Get Outside! Spring "To-Do's"

April 10, 2017 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) Things to do this Spring Season: Spring is officially here. The rain has finally come to a stop, the sun is shining bright, bringing with it some lovely warm weather, and flowers are blossoming around campus. There’s something about spring and new life that prompts action, and the

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

Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship Deadline May 1, 2017

April 5, 2017 by | News

The Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship is now open! In honor of the inspirational memory and trailblazing contributions of Laura Scudder, the Laura Scudder Scholarship will be awarded to a student demonstrating an interest and commitment to women’s issues, scholarship, and leadership. $5,000 Scholarship for 2017-2018 Application and documents must be submitted by May 1,

Becoming Real in 24 Days ... and Being real in an Age of Ableism

April 3, 2017 by | News

The Disability Studies Program and The Department of Peace Studies invites you to a presentation by author and activist HolLynn D’Lil on Tuesday, April 11 at 1 p.m. in Argyros Forum, 209A. D’Lil will talk about the seminal event in disability rights history which led to the eventual passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Bensussen Distinguished Lecture in Arts Dava Sobel: April 3

March 29, 2017 by | News

Department of Art presents Dava Sobel as part of the Bensussen Distinguished Lecture in Arts Series on Monday, April 3 at 7 p.m. in Argyros Forum, 209 A&B. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (714) 997-6729. Dava Sobel: Sobel is the author of several bestselling books about

Wilkinson Welcomes Third EU Resident Dr. Julian Hanich

March 27, 2017 by | News

Our third resident from the European Union has just arrive – Dr. Julian Hanich. Dr. Hanich is a German academic who currently holds a post at the University of Groningen (Netherlands) as Associate Professor of Film Studies. His first monograph entitled Cinematic Emotion in Horror Films and Thrillers: The Aesthetic Paradox of Pleasurable Fear came out with

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