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The Religious Wave: Religion and Civil War 1960 to 2013: Feb. 16

February 12, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Sociology Department are pleased to be hosting Jonathan Fox from Bar Ilan University in a lecture titled, The Religious Wave: Religion and Civil War 1960 to 2013, on Monday, February 16, 2015 at noon – 1 p.m. in the Laura Scudder Conference Room in Roosevelt Hall.

Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching, Jan. 23

January 13, 2015 by | News

There are only a few spots left at the 2nd Annual Institute for Excellence in Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop on Friday, January 23, 2015, “Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching” – in Argyros Forum, 209 A, starting at 8:30 a.m. This day of workshops and conversation with colleagues is sponsored by the

INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics Feb. 25

January 8, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences is hosting INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics, a one-night interactive forum allowing practical and personal engagement with ethics on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Beckman Hall 404 at 4 p.m. The Interstices series is a set of themed events and discussions that examine the cross-sections or rather “intersection”

ANTH 329-01: Ethnographic Film

November 26, 2014 by | News

Looking for a super cool class for Spring? Check out this new course being offered, ANTH 329-01: Ethnographic Film, on Wednesdays at 4 – 6:50 p.m. with instructor Jennifer Cool. This course explores ethnographic film, broadly defined as a genre that addresses human cultural issue from an anthropological perspective. The class will examine ethnographic film

Millennials Will Makeover America: Nov. 10

October 27, 2014 by | News

The Sociology Department and Alpha Kappa Delta present, “Millennials Will Makeover America” — on Monday, November 10, 2014 at 4 p.m. – 6:50 p.m. in Beckman Hall 107 with co-authors Morley Winograd and Mike Hais. Winograd and Hais are co-authors of Millennial Makeover and discuss in detail the contours and causes of the country’s five

Alumni Spotlight: Jeff Cooper (’14)

October 23, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities & So…In May 2014, Communication Major, Jeff Cooper (double minor in English and Sociology) graduated from Chapman University and recently sent Communication Studies Professor, Nicholas Leighton, an email to tell him how he was doing. Check out what he had to say and how Chapman prepared him for his current position.

Making a Change, Being Involved: Life beyond the Campus, Nov. 3

October 10, 2014 by | News

Attention research students! On Monday, November 3, 2014 you’re invited to the first BURN workshop of the fall, Making a Change, Being Involved: Life beyond the Campus, at 12-1 p.m. in the Laura Scudder Conference Room, Roosevelt Hal 127 with Professors Jan Osborn and Morgan Read-Davidson. One of the life skills we gain at a

Feminist-Art-Theory-Power

October 8, 2014 by | News

Students enrolled in (Sociology) Professor Clara Magliola’s “Feminist-Art-Theory- Power” class were asked to complete five “Art-Theory Projects” over the 2014 Fall semester.  Such projects allow students to apply and illustrate analytical concepts from Social Theory (including feminist theory) through visual expression, as complementing/companion pieces to verbal and text-based expression. For the first project, students were

Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers CRASsH Chat

September 29, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences invites all faculty to the first CRASsH Chat of the year on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. in the Laura Scudder Conference Room, Dean’s Suite, Roosevelt Hall 127. Launching this new series will be Dr. Chris Bader (Sociology). The conversations will be centered