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Welcoming the Newest Members of the Chapman Family The class of 2023 is embraced with warm greetings, orientation events and ceremonies.

There’s a reason why so many movies show families helping students move to college: it’s the beginning of an exciting new chapter. That played out in real time this week as Chapman University welcomed nearly 1,800 first...

Meet Brenda Brkusic Milinkovic ’04, Chapman’s Alumni Achievement Honoree

Before she was an Emmy-winning television producer and executive, Brenda Brkusic Milinkovic ’04 was a Chapman University student discovering her unique career path as so many Panthers do – with guidance and support in...

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Putting Student Scholarships Front and Center Chapman Celebrates returns in force for its 39th year.

It’s a professional-caliber show, a celebration of philanthropy, an ephemeral flurry of magical entertainment. And if you’re on the Chapman University campus the first weekend of November, it’s hard to miss the...

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The Road to Rhodes Chapman’s first Rhodes Scholar talks about how the Career and Professional Development Office helped him achieve his dreams.

Just a year ago, Vidal Arroyo ’19 had never heard of a Rhodes Scholarship. Now, the recent Chapman University graduate is making history as Chapman’s first Rhodes Scholar, one of just 32 scholars from the U.S. We...

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Chapman Forward Wins International Magazine Award The University's new research publication is honored in the CASE Circle of Excellence Awards.

The inaugural issue of Chapman University’s research magazine is the winner of an International Circle of Excellence Award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). Chapman Forward magazine...

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Stellar Staff and Baseball Champs Share the Spotlight at Chapman’s Staff Summit Awards Men's baseball present Division III College World Series trophy during at staff ceremony.

There’s no better way to end the weeklong celebration and professional gathering that is Staff Summit than with an awards ceremony honoring some of the best and brightest staff members—except, of course, with a...

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Chapman University Caps Off a Milestone Year Duffer Brothers Offer Wisdom, Humor to Class of 2019

Students, family, faculty and friends crowded into the stadium on a quintessentially sunny California day to celebrate the extraordinary achievements of Chapman’s 2019 graduating class. The highly attended Closing...

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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...

Graduation Celebrations Begin This Week

The Center for Cross-Cultural Engagement will host graduation celebrations to recognize students in different communities at Chapman.  All of the following graduation celebrations will be located in Wallace All-Faiths...

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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...