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Harmon Wilkinson Award Goes To … Mr. Derrell Roberts ’81

May 30, 2017 by | News

Mr. Derrell Roberts (’81) – CEO/Co-Founder Roberts Family Development Center was presented with the Harmon Wilkinson Award for Distinguished Contribution to the Arts, Humanities, or Social Sciences at Wilkinson College’s 2017 Commencement. Congratulations Mr. Roberts! ABOUT THE THE WINNER: In 2001 Derrell Roberts ’81 and wife, Tina, co-founded the Roberts Family Development Center (RFDC) located

Tips and Tricks For Finding a Job

May 10, 2017 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) With just a few weeks left until graduation, the students in the Class of 2017 find themselves in one of two categories: employed or unemployed. While there are many good reasons for post-graduation unemployment such as grad school, gap year, personal reasons and the likes, many seniors are

Finals Are Here Positives and Negatives of Studying in a Group

May 9, 2017 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) It seems as though our professors love to have us work in groups. Whether it’s a group presentation, paper, or report, I always find myself in multiple group assignments each semester. Working in groups is not everyone’s cup of tea, and the common complaint is that you will

An Evening of Holocaust Remembrance Remembering Eli Wiesel

May 1, 2017 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) On Thursday, April 20th Chapman University hosted An Evening of Holocaust Remembrance with a special tribute to the late Elie Wiesel. This event was intended to honor Yom Ha’Shoah also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day, which was Monday, April 24. The ceremony was a beautiful and moving experience

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 3rd 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.

Southern California High School Ethics Bowl 2016-2017

February 20, 2017 by Nancy Martin | Events

The 2016-2017 Southern California Regional High School Ethics Bowl competition was held at Chapman University on Saturday, February 4 (building on last year’s first ever Orange County Bowl). Nine high schools brought 14 teams to compete in this new national program (twice as many as last year!), with our winner playing off with Utah

Women in War and Peace March 7, 2017

February 20, 2017 by | News

Wilkinson College and the MA Program in War and Society present, Women in War and Peace, on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 in the Fish Interfaith Center at 7 p.m. ( official event page ). This interdisciplinary speaker series explores the ways in which the Cultural and Creative Industries (CCI) have enabled women around the