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It’s Never Too Late To Bring Home That College Diploma

May 17, 2012 by | Soc

It was a winding route, one that shifted through war, work and life, but 50 years after he first entered college, U.S. Army veteran Joseph Schwallie has a college degree in hand. Schwallie, 68, has finally earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Chapman University. The veteran started college in 1961 at Orange Coast

Our Faculty Serve as Jurors for Cal State University Student Research Competition

May 16, 2012 by | News

On Friday, May 4 Associate Professor of Spanish, Dr. Laura Loustau and Dr. Paul Apodaca, Associate Professor of American Studies were asked to serve as jurors for the Cal State University Student Research Competition at Cal State Long Beach. This system-wide competition showcased excellence in scholarly research and creative activity conducted by CSU undergraduate and

Student Research Day

May 10, 2012 by | Art

The campus-wide student research day was a great success for everyone involved. The morning poster session (9 a.m. -11 a.m.) included posters from students in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Students, faculty, and staff mingled throughout the posters listening to presenters discuss their projects.  

2012 Wilkinson Student Awards and Honors

May 8, 2012 by | Art

Congratulations are in order for a number of Wilkinson College students who were given awards at the Ludie and David C. Henley Social Sciences Awards (April 27) and the Humanities Awards Ceremony (May 4). Below is a list of the winners. Congrats to you all! Social Sciences Communication Studies: Departmental Honors – Stephen Comp, Maria

History, Conflict, Resolution in Sudan – Discussion Panel

April 24, 2012 by | Events

On Wednesday, April 25, Sigma Iota Rho will host “A Sudan Discussion Panel” about the history, the conflict and the resolution in Sudan. Please join them for this important discussion in Hashinger Science Center (Classroom SC 111) from 5:30 -6:30 p.m. RSVP: mcgui110@mail.chapman.edu

Grad Fair – Find Out How to Earn Your Graduate Degree

April 17, 2012 by | Events

Enhance your potential and earn your graduate degree! With a degree from Chapman, you’re going places! But why not broaden your options? A graduate degree could make all the difference in your career, in both job choices and salary range. Did you know that professionals holding graduate degrees earn, on average, 20 percent more than

Enchanting Taiwan – now at Chapman a 30-piece Taiwan photo exhibit

April 17, 2012 by | Events

Chapman University, Center for Global Education, Leatherby Libraries, Taiwan Academy, and Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles is hosting the grand opening of “Enchanting Taiwan – a 30-piece Taiwan photo exhibit on Thursday, April 19 starting at 4 p.m. in the Attallah Piazza at Chapman University. Join us for the celebration and watch

Picture of Dorian Gray – Wilkinson College Alumni Book Club

April 12, 2012 by | Events

You’re invited to the Wilkinson College Alumni Book Club on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 6:30 p.m — discussing Oscar Wilde’s, ” The Picture of Dorian Gray” with English Professor Myron Yeager at the Elliott Alumni House, 204 North Olive Street, Orange. The Picture of Dorian Gray is one of the most brilliant and

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

Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship

March 29, 2012 by | Soc

In honor of the inspirational memory and trailblazing contributions of Laura Scudder, the Laura Scudder Scholarship will be awarded to a student demonstrating an interest and commitment to women’s issues, scholarship, and leadership. In spite of the challenges of the Great Depression and institutionalized sexism against women in business, Laura Scudder (1881-1959) started her