Category - Arts and Entertainment

Cello Professor to Explore the Unknown on Feb. 25

Roger Lebow. adjunct professor in the Conservatory of Music and instructor of cello, isn’t really a stranger to walking on the wild side.  (Cellists, you know – almost as wild as trombonists...

Stan Kenton Alumni Band swings in on March 12

He was one of the all-time great big-band leaders of the ’40s, ’50s and beyond.  Stan Kenton was a swingin’, innovative hepcat of the first order, and his music was adventurous and wide...

Looking ahead to "Hedda Gabler"

Challenge your intellect on Saturday, February 20 at 10:30 a.m. by attending a lively and engaging “talkback” question and answer soireé with Tamiko Washington, associate professor of theatre and...

Ooh-la-la! French Film Festival coming Feb. 26-27

Chapman’s French language program in the Department of Languages, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, will present a festival of French films next Friday and Saturday in the Irvine Lecture Hall...

Chapman Partners with Museum of Tolerance "Mendez" Event

Are you aware that Orange County played a pivotal role in the civil rights movement of the 1940s?  Many people know about desegregation as it happened in the American South, but a groundbreaking exhibition at the...

VIDEO: Prof. Slayton Portrays FDR

Prof. Robert Slayton, Ph.D., of Chapman’s Department of History, portrayed President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the second of the “A Night With…” presentations, presented by Wilkinson College...

The art of sharing Chapman's permanent collection

The Phyllis and Ross Escalette Permanent Collection of Art has 11 new friends. No, not on Facebook — on campus. Art-loving members of the American Association of University Women got an up-close look at some of...

Professor visits Cuba: "Journey of rediscovery" with his family

Daniel Wellman, Ph.D., associate professor of chemistry in the Schmid College of Science, traveled to Cuba with his family last month and shares his journey here.  It’s a rare and fascinating trip — it is...

Supporters give $1M to Dodge College

Adrienne Brennan, a Chapman alumna and longtime member and current president-elect of the Fashionable Women of Chapman University support group, and her son Patrick Brennan have given $1 million to Dodge College of Film...

See an Oscar nominee – for free!

Ever wonder where the food you eat really comes from? Do you really want to know, because “You’ll never look at dinner the same way.” That’s the tag line for the 2010 Oscar-nominated documentary...