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Fuery accepts dean position for Wilkinson College

April 11, 2012 by | News

Patrick Fuery, chair of the English department, confirmed that he has been selected as dean of Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences. He will assume the position in August. A faculty search committee, consisting of Marvin Meyer, professor of religious studies; Myron Yeager, professor of English; Marilyn Harran, Stern chair in

Political Science Professor discusses liberal media bias

April 9, 2012 by | News

On April 4, one of our own professors was featured on “White Hot Politics with David Cohen” on Adrenaline Radio on the Internet. Topic of discussion, “Liberal Media Bias-Myth or Reality?” Chapman University’s Lori Cox Han, Professor of Political Science, went head-to-head with Ben Shapiro, editor-at-large of Breitbart.com while Cohen moderated the conversation. Each week

Secret Lives Of The Apostles tonight on National Geographic Channel

April 5, 2012 by | History

TV ALERT: Tune in TONIGHT!   Chapman University faculty member Marvin Meyer, Ph.D., Griset Professor of Bible and Christian Studies, will be among the international experts starring in the national broadcast premiere of SECRET LIVES OF THE APOSTLES.   Thursday, April 5th @ 9pm on the National Geographic Channel (check your local listings). Before the church, before

Wilkinson faculty awarded the 2012 Law & Society Assocation’s Dissertation Prize

March 26, 2012 by | POSC/Peace

Assistant Professor John Compton in the department of Political Science was awarded the 2012 Law & Society Association’s Dissertation Prize.  His dissertation “A Moral Revolution: Evangelical Reform and the Transformation of American Constitutionalism, 1830-1937” was the unanimous choice of the committee. On behalf of all of us in Wilkinson College, congratulations!  

Social science research, Babbie Research Center to be celebrated at campus conference, Wednesday, Mar. 21

March 20, 2012 by | Events

A host of international scholars will be part of a social science research conference scheduled in conjunction with the dedication of the Earl Babbie Research Center at Chapman University Wednesday, March 21. “The Future of Social Science Research Methods Conference and Babbie Center Dedication” opens at 10 a.m. The day’s programming closes with Professor Emeritus

Wilkinson College Students Represent ChapmanU at 2012 Student Peace Conference at the University of Notre Dame

February 28, 2012 by | Events

The Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences congratulates two of our students who have been accepted and will be presenting the 2012 Student Peace Conference . Senior Political Science major, Sociology minor, Philip Quigley, and sophomore Peace Studies and Sociology double major,Ashley Lovell, will be attending the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies’

Wilkinson Students Represent ChapmanU at Conference

February 28, 2012 by | POSC/Peace

The Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences congratulates two of our students who will be presenting at a conference. Senior Political Science major,Sociology minor, Philip Quigley, and sophomore Peace Studies and Sociology double major, Ashley Lovell, will be attending the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies’ 2012 Student Peace Conference, which is being hosted

Spring 2012 Edition of Wilkinson Review Now Available

February 14, 2012 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences presents, the new Spring 2012 edition of the Wilkinson Review.  The Wilkinson Review Offers a glimpse of exciting work our faculty in the new Wilkinson College are doing, as well as highlighting Wilkinson alumni.  We thank all of those who contributed!  To access it online click here. 

Healing South Sudan, lecture by Thomas Burke, Sept. 14

August 11, 2011 by | News

Imagine this scenario: as a new medical student you attend a school with no classrooms, no teaching materials, a library of six books and one part-time instructor. Three years ago, this was the situation for 200 students at the University of Juba’s College of Medicine, the only medical school in Southern Sudan. The students themselves

2011 Albert Schweitzer Award of Excellence

June 18, 2011 by | News

Whirlwind Wheelchair International Good morning, my friends, and welcome to Chapman University for the academic year 2011-12. As you have noticed, our campus is a campus of busts in honor of a variety of distinguished people, but I am pleased and proud to point out, as I do whenever I am given the chance, that