Dawn Bonker

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Chapman Presidential Fellow Carolyn Forché on National Book Awards Longlist for Nonfiction

Update: The National Book Foundation announced on Tuesday, Oct. 8, that Carolyn Forché’s book “What You Have Heard is True” is now one of the five finalists for its 2019 non-fiction award. A memoir by poet...

John Fowles Center for Creative Writing to Host Italian Authors on Campus

Chapman University’s John Fowles Center for Creative Writing opens its 2019-20 author series this fall with special lectures by Italian authors Marco Nereo Rotelli and Alessandro Baricco. The free lectures are open to...

Chapman University campus

Chapman University Achieves National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report List

Chapman University is among the top universities in the country, according to the latest rankings from U.S. News & World Report.  For the first time in its history, Chapman was ranked as a top-tier institution, an...

Stephen Hinkle

Where Special Needs Become Distinct Possibilities At the Thompson Policy Institute, research drives inclusive strategies that help all kinds of learners.

Stephen Hinkle didn’t always love a good joke or pun. Humor and its indirect meanings eluded the Chapman University Ph.D. student, who has autism. But these days he’s a bit of a jokester himself. In a quiet campus...

Ron Jordan

The Prescription for Excellence Building on his entrepreneurial background, Dean Ron Jordan guides the School of Pharmacy toward industry leadership.

It’s hard to resist becoming a looky-loo when you visit the office of Ron Jordan, dean of the Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP). Vintage apothecary and pharmaceutical bottles with glass stoppers sit next to...

Jennifer Totonchy

$1.6M Grant Funds Study of Cancer-Related Virus

A professor at the Chapman University School of Pharmacy has received a $1.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus, which can cause cancer and other...

Musco Center for the Arts

Parity’s The Thing College of Performing Arts pays tribute to the female narrative, planning a season full of shows written and directed by women.

Hollywood is working to bring gender parity to movies. The League of Professional Theatre Women launched an effort pushing for 50/50 gender parity in American theatres by 2020, just in time for the 100th anniversary of...

Jeff Goad

Quelling The Fears That Prevent Vaccination 5 Questions

Scientists, decades of authoritative research, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, generations of physicians and more than a few grandparents who remember the dangers of childhood diseases all agree on this...

brenda brkusic holding two emmy awards

Meet Brenda Brkusic Milinkovic ’04, Chapman’s Alumni Achievement Honoree

Before she was an Emmy-winning television producer and executive, Brenda Brkusic Milinkovic ’04 was a Chapman University student discovering her unique career path as so many Panthers do – with guidance and support in...

Chapman students performing on stage during Chapman Celebrates gala

Putting Student Scholarships Front and Center Chapman Celebrates returns in force for its 39th year.

For ticket information and event details about Opening Night and Gala Night, please visit the Chapman Celebrates web page. It’s a professional-caliber show, a celebration of philanthropy, an ephemeral flurry of magical...