Author - Robyn Norwood

Bella Pepke, a cellist, listens intently to Kishi Bashi during the students' master class before his show in the Musco Center.

A Master Class with Kishi Bashi The classically trained violinist welcomes students into his unique performance world as plans evolve to honor Japanese American heritage at Chapman.

Standing on the stage of the all-but-empty Musco Center for the Arts with a small group of students on a weekday afternoon, the musician known as Kishi Bashi showed them how to create artistry with their feet. Spiky...

Rabbi Corie Yutkin in Fish Interfaith Center

Chapman’s Director of Jewish Life Seeks to Guide Others to ‘Moments of Shabbat’

Rabbi Corie Yutkin, Chapman University’s director of Jewish life and a chaplain at Fish Interfaith Center, knows that a journey of faith can take many turns. “I came from a Conservative Jewish upbringing with Orthodox...

Change Agent Diana Day (JD ’07) leads a fast break with history to earn a position of power in the male-dominated world of pro sports.

Photographed on the sidelines with NBA star James Harden, Diana Day (JD ’07) occasionally has been confused by gossip-hungry fans for a girlfriend. That is part of the background of sexist assumptions Day has overcome...

In Memoriam: Toshi Ito ’46

Toshiko Nagamori “Toshi” Ito ‘46, who worked to preserve the experiences of Japanese Americans sent by the U.S. government to a Wyoming internment camp known as Heart Mountain during World War II, passed away July 14...

Journal to Publish Article by Prof. LaBelle and Health Communication Graduate Student

A manuscript by Sara LaBelle, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the School of Communication, and Allie White ’18, a graduate student pursuing a master’s degree in health and strategic communication, has been accepted for...

Paul Churchill '05 behind the microphone as he records his 'Recovery Elevator' podcast.

Another Way to Sobriety Paul Churchill '05 and his podcast connect people who want to leave alcohol behind.

When Paul Churchill ’05 sits down alone behind a microphone in Bozeman, Montana, a community starts to come alive. My name is Paul Churchill and I have a confession to make. I’m 32 years old, I live in southwest Montana...

Research on Pediatric Opioid Prescribing Gains Notice

A study by Chapman University School of Pharmacy researchers evaluating trends in opioid prescribing for pediatric patients is gaining attention after being published by JAMA Network Open, an online journal of the...

Man with Dog in Kennedy Hall, Chapman University

Wounded in Iraq, Veteran Finds a New Mission at Fowler Law School

The newest students at Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School of Law are not only the most diverse class in the law school’s history, they also are among the most highly qualified, with a median LSAT score of 157...

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From the Warmth of the Earth Samples collected in a peatland bog by Jason Keller and his students may offer clues to an uncertain future.

AMID THE SCENT of spruce trees in northern Minnesota, an odd sight rises from the peatland bog. Ten silolike enclosures nearly 30 feet tall and 40 feet across dot a small area of the 2,800-acre Marcell Experimental...

Chapman students in the Wallace All Faiths Chapel

Chapman Named One of Nation’s 3 Safest Colleges for Jewish Students

Chapman University is one of three schools in the country ranked at the top of the Forward College Guide’s list of safest colleges for Jews. Chapman is the only college on the West Coast selected among the top 30, and...