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Bluestockings: Women’s Studies Book Club

February 14, 2013 by | Soc

Leatherby Libraries and the Women’s Studies Minor Program of Wilkinson College are launching Bluestockings: Women’s studies Book Club on Friday, February 22, 2013 at 1 p.m. in the Leatherby Libraries room 420. The discussion will be Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto, a book that is minimalist and melancholy, poignant and pure. The author has crafted

Learn how to be kind to yourself on February 20

February 14, 2013 by | Soc

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Sociology Department and the Honors Program present, Mindfulness: Being Kind to Yourself with Rupa Ward on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 7 p.m. in Beckman Hall 203. Rupa Ward, a Chapman alumnus, is a Mindfulness Instructor and Marriage and Family Therapist whose practice combines different therapeutic techniques

Sociology Major wins ASA Student Forum Paper Award

August 30, 2012 by | Soc

Sociology major Clay Thomas has won the 2012 Student Forum Paper Award given by the American Sociological Association (ASA) for his paper, “Disc Golfing: Disunity in the Struggle for Sport Legitimization.”  The honor comes with a cash prize and travel funds to the ASA annual meeting to be held in Denver, Colorado, August 17-20.

Wilkinson College at the Staff Summit 2012 – Resource Fair

June 14, 2012 by | Events

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences was excited at the opportunity to showcase all Wilkinson departments and programs, and the faculty within those departments and programs, at the Staff Summit Resource Fair on Thursday, June 14 in Beckman Hall. Wilkinson displayed faculty published books, student and faculty research projects, ancient artifacts, Wilkinson Review (past

And The Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship Goes To …

May 17, 2012 by | News

On Monday, May 14, Megan McKeown (’15), Peace Studies Major and Women’s Studies Minor, was the well deserved recipient of the Laura Scudder Women’s Studies Scholarship. In honor of Laura Scudder’s multi-disciplined and diverse accomplishments, applicants were asked to submit a 500-word essay explaining how their Major field of study intersects with

Public Sociology Conference, Mar. 16-17

March 9, 2012 by | Soc

Chapman University and Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences invites you to the Public Sociology Conference entitled, Faceless Latino/a Immigrants: Pathways to Resistance at Chapman University on March 16 and March 17, 2012. The conference aims to encourage meaningful conversations and practices between scholars, policy makers and local Latino/a communities on undocumented immigrants in

Public Sociology Conference, March 16-17

January 12, 2012 by | Soc

Chapman University and Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences invites you to the Public Sociology Conference entitled, “Faceless Latino/a Immigrants: Pathways to Resistance” at Chapman University on March 16 and March 17 2012. The conference aims to encourage meaningful conversations and practices between scholars, policy makers and local Latino/a communities on undocumented immigrants in

That Takes Ovaries: Bold Women and Their Brazen Acts, Nov. 15

November 2, 2011 by | Events

Women’s Studies and Chapman Feminists host: That Takes Ovaries: Bold Women & Their Brazen Acts. Sponsored by the Student Government Association, Peace Studies, Dean of Students, Housing and Residence Life, Sociology, & Wilkinson College “That Takes Ovaries”– Dramatic readings from the book “That Takes Ovaries” by Rivka Solomon (performed by Chapman Students) and an Open

2nd Annual International Human Rights Film Festival, Oct. 9

September 20, 2011 by | News

You are invited to the 2nd Annual International Human Rights Film Festival where award winning films of interest to men and women on Women’s Issues Around the World and short film reflections by three incredible guest speakers will be presented on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, 12:30 – 6 p.m. This event is sponsored by the

Tibetan Buddhist Retreat, Jan. 2011

October 4, 2010 by | News

Tibetan Buddhist Retreat: SOC 326, Mind, Self and Society in Tibetan Buddhism. This is a 10 day retreat course at a Tibetan-American Meditation Center in Colorado Rockies (Shambhala Mountain Center). For those interested in Eastern Paths of Liberation, this is a wonderful opportunity to explore the teachings of Tibetan Buddhism as well as the Sacred

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