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Duffer Brothers

Chapman University Alumni ‘The Duffer Brothers’ to Deliver Commencement Speech

Matt and Ross Duffer ’07, the Chapman University alumni who created the Netflix hit “Stranger Things,” will deliver this year’s commencement speech at Chapman. The Duffers’ speech will kick off Commencement Weekend on...

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A New Age of Medicine A School of Pharmacy research project uses nanoparticles to target hypertension and polycystic kidney disease.

The number of Americans at risk for heart attack and stroke is staggering. According to the American Heart Association, nearly half of all U.S. adults have high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. That’s an...

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The Science of Shelf Life Chapman Professor Explains the How and Why Behind Shelf-Stable Foods

When Costco recently introduced a 27-pound tub of mac-and-cheese packets with a 20-year shelf life, the stuff sold out in a day. It’s unclear whether the product was scooped up by doomsday planners or working parents...

Cheverton Award winner Vidal Arroyo '19 stands with Dean Price and Provost Pfeiffer.

Cheverton Winner Pursues Life of Service, Thanks to Life-Changing Course Cheverton finalists reflect on their Chapman Experience

From becoming the first person in his immediate family to go to college to being Chapman’s first Rhodes Scholar — one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world — it’s safe to say it’s been a...

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Chapman to Celebrate More Than 2,200 Grads During 2019 Commencement 'Stranger Things' creators the Duffer Brothers fame to speak at Closing Convocation.

A Rhodes Scholar headed to Oxford University, a Fulbright recipient who will work with young students in Taiwan and an accomplished physical therapist who returned to campus to earn a doctorate are just a few of the...

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Looking for Herself in the Media Mirror A Chapman student and her research partner seek insights amid the Asian-American stereotypes in film and on TV.

Jacky Dang ’20 braces for the worst when she gets into an Uber or Lyft. Oftentimes drivers and other strangers she meets don’t believe her when she says she is from Huntington Beach. They ask where she is really from –...

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Industry Partners Council Connects Chapman University to Leading Employers

Chapman University has a long track record of sending its graduates to work at top companies and organizations throughout Southern California, from Lionsgate and Netflix to Bank of America and Edward Jones. Now Chapman...

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Economic Forecast Update Set for June 19

Join the Chapman community on Wednesday, June 19, for the annual Economic Forecast Update at Musco Center for the Arts. Information and tickets are available at chapman.edu/economicforecast. Chapman alumni receive...

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Ralphie Giron (MBA ’14): In True Disney Style, Giving Back Is a Promise Kept The new Alumni Board member is a Think Chapman First champion.

“I made a promise to myself that I would give back when I made it through grad school,” says Ralphie Giron (MBA ’14). You don’t have to go very far to find out that the Chapman University alumnus...

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The Best Partnership: Schools, Health and Special Olympics Federal funding for Special Olympics is good for all, says Professor Judy Montgomery.

Is there anyone who doesn’t know that the world’s largest sports organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, which develops physical fitness, courage, joy and friendship is Special Olympics? Is...