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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

What are your summer plans? Chapman students talk about what incredible things they are doing this summer!

May 4, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

For most college students, summer is the most highly anticipated season of the year. For two decades of our lives we’ve been tirelessly completing problem sets, public speeches, and scientific experiments. We’ve spent hours in the library, highlighter in-hand, meticulously annotating readings, drinking enough coffee to awaken a bear in hibernation, and agonizing over midterms

Hidden Places to Study on Campus Finals are coming up ... where will you study?

April 29, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Studying on campus is an great way to get work done while being close to all your professors and resources. For people who commute long distances, studying on campus may be your only option between classes on a long day. However, even if you only live a mile or so from campus, parking can get

Wilkinson College Presents to the European Union Creative and Cultural Industries

April 27, 2016 by | News

Wilkinson College’s initiative in Creative and Cultural Industries has led to an invitation to present to the European Union in Washington DC. Addressing delegates from all 28 member states, Dean Patrick Fuery, Dr Kelli Fuery (Dodge College), Natalie Lawler (Arts Preparator) and Shannon Halverson (coordinator of the CCI) spoke on the College’s work in this

What’s An Elevator Pitch? Landing the job of your dreams

April 14, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

What is an elevator pitch? Well, if by happenstance, you find yourself stuck in an elevator with the CEO of your dream company you have between 30 and 60 seconds to win him/her over. This small window of time where you convince the CEO that he needs you in his company is called an elevator

Adding to Wikipedia for Women’s History Month

April 11, 2016 by | News

College students have often been warned of the inaccuracies and evils that lie in Wikipedia pages; it is looked upon as sophomoric to use such a website as an academic source. Despite the plea of professors, we (college students or not) still find ourselves typing the website into our URL to find out the name

An Evening with Travis Walton The Paranormal in American Culture

April 5, 2016 by | News

The Earl Babbie Research Center presents, An Evening with author Travis Walton, on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 6 p.m. in Irvine Lecture Hall. Travis Walton is the author of “Fire in the Sky” — a documented case of alien abduction which inspired the film, “Fire in the Sky.” Walton will recount his real life

Fulbright Awarded to Damaris Bangean

March 30, 2016 by Damaris Bangean | News

I am a senior, graduating this May with a double-major in Business Administration and Political Science. In the coming academic year, I will be on a Fulbright scholarship as an English Teaching Assistant at a university in Romania. When I first arrived at Chapman University, I was not entirely sure of my decision to be

Spring Break What are you doing during your time off?

March 18, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Spring break is one of the most anticipated breaks of the year. Midterms have just come to a end and it’s the last break we students have before summer. The weather is perfect this time of year in Southern California; everyday brings a beautiful blue sky and every night delivers the most radiant sunsets. Our