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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

Future Demographics of Entertainment & Media Featuring Sandy Climan

November 9, 2016 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences presents the “Future Demographics of Entertainment and Media” – featuring Sandy Climan – on Monday, November 28, 2016 at 4 p.m. in Argyros Forum 209A. Mr. Climan is President of Entertainment Media Ventures, Inc. He founded the company in 1999 and is active in media investment and strategic

Media Failure and the 2016 Presidential Election With Dr. Justin Vaughn

November 4, 2016 by | News

Alpha Beta Chi Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha and The National Political Honor Society welcomes Dr. Justin Vaughn on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5 p.m. in Beckman Hall 401. Dr. Vaughn will be presenting a lecture on – Media Failure and the 2016 Presidential Election. Dr. Vaughn is associate professor of Political Science and

World War Z Author Max Brooks Joins 2017 Interstices Panel April 2017

October 26, 2016 by | News

Save-the-date! Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is excited to announce bestselling author Max Brooks (World War Z) as part of Interstices 2017 – Surviving the End of the World on Thursday, April 6. In a discussion about realities, myths, and stories of disaster and apocalypse, Mr. Brooks will join panelists Chris Bader

Apocalypse Soon? With Dr. Bernd Fischer

September 22, 2016 by | News

Please join Wilkinson College and the Peace Studies Department on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 to hear The Honorable Dr. Bernd Fischer, Presidential Fellow in Peace Studies. He will discuss the state of world affairs and what impact it has on us. Dr. Fischer has been involved with Foreign Service and his career has included: German

Disaster Preparedness Academy Dr. Ann Gordon, Keynote Speaker

September 20, 2016 by | News

The American Red Cross is hosting their 32nd annual American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Academy at the Anaheim Convention Center on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 – featuring our very own Wilkinson College Associate Dean, Ann Gordon. Dr. Gordon is Co-PI of the ongoing Chapman Survey of American Fears (CSAF), leading the team studying disasters and

Student Spends the Summer Interning in New York Five Lessons Learned

September 15, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | Art

By Shoshana Feld-Sobol Expected Graduation: May 2017 (Senior) Major: Strategic and Corporate Communication The sun is still shinning bright, the wind still warm, and the general feeling of summer still radiates through the air. But alas, the new academic year has fallen upon us as swiftly as ever. Before we are consumed with school work

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