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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

Climate Change Implications & Adaptions, Globally & Locally

March 21, 2017 by | News

An overwhelming majority of scientists agree climate change is happenings. What are the implications to communities and how will we adapt? Join Schmid College of Science and Technology on Monday, March 27 at 3 p.m. in Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall 404 to hear a panel discussion on climate change issues. This is part of

Art History Symposium: April 7 Keynote Speaker Heather Badamo

March 14, 2017 by | News

The Art Department is excited to be hosting keynote speaker Heather Badamo on Friday, April 7, 2017 as part of the Art History Symposium. Heather Badamo is a professor at UCSB and specializes in the air of Byzantium and the East Christian world. Her research focuses on the intersections of Christian and Islamic visual culture,