Category - Campus Life

Chapman is No. 5 in West in U.S. News Rankings with Reputation on the Rise

Chapman University ranks among the top schools in the West, according to the U.S. News & World Report annual “Best Colleges” list released today. In particular, Chapman’s reputation score ticked upward in the annual...

History Artfully Portrayed 'Visions of Chapman' mural by artist Higgy Vasquez is ready for unveiling at Sept. 12 reception.

Unveiling this month at Chapman University is a new mural depicting the history, people and neighborhood life that helped shape the University and its surrounding community. “Visions of Chapman” by Orange County artist...

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...

A Wild Ride to “America’s Got Talent” It's crunch time for Chapman Alumnus Daniel Emmet '15, a wild card in 'AGT' talent competition.

He learned a new song in an hour — in Italian, no less. He wowed the audiences. But the judges said no. Then the entertainment roller coaster that is “America’s Got Talent” came roaring back, and a...

Chapman Welcomes ‘An Amazing First-Year Class’ New arrivals are celebrated for selectivity and outstanding accomplishments that earned them a place at Chapman.

Chapman University’s Class of 2022 arrived on campus this week, toting not just dorm gear and abundant enthusiasm for the adventure ahead but a variety of backgrounds, viewpoints and an already-impressive resume of...

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...

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Approves New Chapter for Chapman University

Update: The Installation and Induction Ceremony for Chapman’s Phi Beta Kappa Chapter will be at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, in the Wallace All Faiths Chapel at the Merle and Marjorie Fish Interfaith Center. Phi Beta...

New HR Vice President Invites the Campus to ‘Start a Conversation’ Forums

Two things in particular attracted Brian Powell to become Chapman University’s new vice president and chief human resources officer – the unique energy and determination that was apparent to him when he visited. “This...

From Choral Campers to Counselors Inspired by mentors, many choral campers return to Chapman to help lead the next generation in song.

They arrive as teenagers, just beginning to find their voices. But many of the high school students who have flocked to campus the last seven summers for the Chapman University Choral Music Camp return, again and again...

Students Offer Tech Help to Senior Citizens Fraternity member creates Orange Senior Center program.

A device like a smartphone, a tablet or a laptop can unlock the world. It also can sit useless in a drawer. Or frustrate to no end. Technological gadgets can be especially confounding to older people born long before...