Author - Stacy Nagai

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Professor Awarded $2.9 Million Federal Research Grant to Study Alzheimer’s Disease

Chapman University has been awarded an additional $2.9 million to study Alzheimer’s disease, adding an existing $4 million in grant funding for the ongoing project. Now totaling $6.9 million awarded by The National...

Chapman Staff Member Named Recipient of Philanthropy Award

Linda Padilla-Smyth sits behind her desk beaming as she holds a new award in her hand. Chapman University’s director of Real Estate and Property Management explains how she was secretly nominated for a real estate...

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Graduate Students Participate in University’s Inaugural Three Minute Thesis Competition for Cash Prize and Bragging Rights

It’s a numbers game: Fifteen Chapman University graduate students representing six colleges had just 180 seconds and one slide to share their research work, passion and findings with the judges on Wednesday evening. A...

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Tax Law Clinic Assists Low Income Clients by Providing Counsel and Compassion

“Tis impossible to be sure of anything but death and taxes.” English Actor Christopher Bullock coined this well-known expression in 1716 and it still rings true today. It’s that time of year again… the dreaded tax...

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Chapman Physicist Wins Top Award and Joins the Korean Academy of Science and Technology

Menas Kafatos, Ph.D., has received several prestigious awards this year. The Professor and Director of Chapman’s Center of Excellence in Earth Systems Modeling and Observations (CEESMO), recently returned from a trip to...

Chapman Professor Publishes Childcare Recommendations for Conference Organizers Patricia Lopes joins Mothers in Science to tackle the “Childcare-Conference Conundrum.”

Many women in science are raising concerns over the fact that parents with young children are often excluded from fully participating in academic conference activities. Early-stage researchers in the sciences often try...

Physics Conference

Conference Celebrates Chapman Professor’s Pioneering Concepts in Physics Yakir Aharonov defined new concept in 1988.

Dozens of researchers from across the world joined Chapman University faculty and students for an Anniversary Conference celebrating the work of National Medal of Science winner and Chapman Professor of Theoretical...

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“Latin America’s Nelson Mandela” Visits Chapman Community Education Center President Obama commuted Oscar Lopez Rivera’s sentence in 2017

His supporters call him a freedom fighter and a political prisoner, while others refer to him as an extremist or terrorist. Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera addressed a crowd on Friday afternoon at Centro...

NFL players kneel in protest

Research ties political affiliations to support of ‘taking a knee’ NFL protests Will players protest during the Super Bowl?

With Super Bowl Sunday just days away, football fanatics and casual fans alike are preparing to host parties and cheer for their favorite team as the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles face off in Minneapolis...

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President Daniele Struppa to record first podcast "Before the Abstract" brings you real life stories from researchers

Chapman University President Daniele Struppa, Ph.D., will record his first podcast in San Diego Thursday evening as other math enthusiasts from across the globe gather in the same city for the 2018 Joint Mathematics...