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Crean College to Launch with ‘Limitless Potential’

As part of the University’s continued growth in the sciences, Crean College will officially split from the Schmid College of Science and Technology on June 1 and be led by Dean Janeen Hill, Ph.D., the present dean of...


Face to Face With California History

As if he can trace the years through his latex glove, artist Higgy Vasquez runs three fingers over a patch of stucco warmed by the winter sun. “This is our neighborhood,” he says, pulling a paint brush from his hip...

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Huell’s Gold Never Gets Old, as ‘Amazing’ Exhibit Shows

The joy that TV legend Huell Howser shared with generations of Californians infuses a new permanent exhibit to be housed in Chapman University’s Leatherby Libraries. “That’s Amazing! Thirty Years of Huell Howser and...

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Recasting the Role of Gay Best Friend (GBF)

It’s all over the media: The most sought-after item of the 21st century, especially for women, is the gay accessory.

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Accelerated Impact: Francois Englert wins the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics

For a breakthrough that helps explain universal mysteries, Francois Englert wins the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics, speeding the rise of Chapman’s Institute for Quantum Studies.

Far-Reaching Effects: Dale E. Fowler School of Law

A landmark $55 million gift from Dale E. Fowler ’58 and his wife, Sarah Ann, creates “a new trajectory for our law school that will lead to real prominence,” President Doti says.

A Message for the World

Munira Akhunzada and Shamsi Maqsoudi are back in their native Afghanistan now, advocating for clients and for change in their homeland’s legal system. But their impact on the Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of...

Little Leaps

Crean School’s innovative Stroke Boot Camp helps stroke survivors take steps toward recovery.

McLaren Named Distinguished Fellow

Peter McLaren, Ph.D., one of the leading architects of a teaching approach that stresses the empowerment of students to become critical observers and problemsolvers, has been named a Distinguished Fellow in Critical...

My Lovely Time to Go Back in Time

I have returned home, but my mind still almost sings with details from our recent Chapman Class of ’63 reunion, which could not have gone better. I was swept back into the young person I once was, with nothing looming...