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VOICE OF OC: Local Government is Closest to the People; Should It Go First on Ballots?

SPECTRUM NEWS 1: Chapman OC forecast: Higher mortgage rates, 12% drop in home prices

ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER: Recession is on the horizon, warns Chapman

ARMED FORCES CONNECT: Military veterans targeted by extremists preying on patriots

Reuters: Fed’s Daly: 75 bps rate hike likely needed in July

ORANGE COUNTY BUSINESS JOURNAL: OC Lags in High-Value Job Creation, House Prices to Decline

ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER: Orange County home prices could fall 14%, says Chapman forecast

VENTURA COUNTY STAR: COVID-19 Vaccines for Kids Younger Than Five Approved in California

WBUR – HERE & NOW: What makes Swan Lake a favorite of the Kremlin and protesters

FORBES: Four Principles For Managing Change In Your Marketing Organization

VOICE OF OC: Who Are Your Options to Run Your Government? Here’s Who Made it Onto the November Ballot

ABC DALLAS: North Texas-based hate group’s arrests in Idaho show wide reach of white supremacy, researchers say

USMARKETTODAY: Doti Will Forecast Midterm Elections, Give Economic Update

ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER: Election 2022: ‘Daily disorder’ was on the ballot in the Caruso vs. Bass race for LA mayor

KQEDUCATIONGROUP: Chapman University Part of OC Group Receiving State K-16 Education Collaborative Grant

THE WASHINGTON POST: We need a labeling system for pharmaceutical prices

MPR NEWS: Wisconsin’s loons are declining, project examines if the same is happening in Minnesota

GRAMMY.COM: Chapman Music Educator Among 207 Grammy Quarterfinalists for 2023

THE PURPLE PRINCIPLE: One Golden State, Two Democratic Parties: These Not So United States

VOICE OF OC: Pivotal Election Affecting OC’s Criminal Justice, Schools, Parks and Homelessness

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT: North Bay fuel less than $6 per gallon nearly obsolete


VARIETY: Why Warner Bros. Discovery Shook Up Its Film Business and What Happens Next

DAILY BREEZE: California Needs Budget Reform to Make Most of Supluses

EAST BAY TIMES: Chapman Political Expert Weighs in on Anaheim Mayor’s Resignation and Allegations of Corruption

THE TIMES: What the Depp v Heard Trial Tells Us About Modern Hollywood

THE TIMES: Ellen DeGeneres Bows Out Under a Cloud

VOICE OF OC: Chapman’s Heartbeat of Mexico Festival Aims to Enrich Community

HOMELAND SECURITY TODAY: Cyber Threats to Health, Education Sectors with Ransomware, Limited Security Resources

FORBES: The Americans Who Believe In UFOs, Big Foot, and Zombies

BECKERSHOSPITALREVIEW.COM: Chapman Cybersecurity Expert Explores Ways to Strengthen Cybersecurity in Healthcare

VOICE OF OC: FBI Probe Into Anaheim Shines Spotlight on Special Interest Spending in Irvine

AMERICAN HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION: Chapman expert testifies on how to better protect health care from cyber threats

LOS ANGELES TIMES: Chapman Experts Hint at Recession in Op-Ed

CHRON: Chapman Alumni Matt and Ross Duffer discuss the length and popularity of their Netflix hit ‘Stranger Things’

ROME NEWS-TRIBUNE: Chapman University celebrates the success of thousands of grads

RADIO GDR: “A House Divided Cannot Stand” – Designing Chapman University’s Berlin Wall Monument at Liberty Plaza with Richard Turner

STUDY INTERNATIONAL: ‘Belonging’ is key to college students’ success, researcher says Michelle Samura, associate professor of education, says belonging on campus takes ongoing effort – by students and their college

ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER: Chapman’s robot dogs take a walk in the Orange May Parade

RADIO GDR: “Historical Memory” – How Dr. Jim Doti Brought the Berlin Wall to Chapman University

KTLA: In absence of Roe v. Wade, which states could eliminate abortion access? Chapman Law Professor Lawrence Rosenthal discusses the leaked Supreme Court draft document

BABYDREAMERS.NET: Psychological Changes During Pregnancy

Egypt launches TV program for Egyptians abroad in May

DEADLINE: Chapman Student’s Film to be Featured in Tribeca Film Festival Student filmmaker Venk Potula stars in and produced "Four Samosas" which is set for a world premiere in competition at the festival.

NEWSWEEK: America is Headed for Class Warfare Joel Kotkin, the presidential fellow in urban futures, penned an opinion about the rising tide of class conflict that is problematic for Democrats and the GOP.

SHOWBIZ CHEAT SHEET: ‘Squid Game’: Park Hae-soo Thinks Cho Sang-woo Was Pretty Reasonable Park joined the cast of 'Squid Game' and writer/director Hwang Dong-hyuk at a Q&A at Chapman University.

VOGUE: Is Monogamy Over? Inside Love’s Sharing Economy Amy Moors, assistant professor of psychology, shares her expertise and research on romantic partnership.

POPULAR SCIENCE: What an extraterrestrial archaeological dig tells us about space culture In the first archaeological survey of its kind, Justin St. P. Walsh, associate professor of art history and archaeology, is leading the International Space Station Archaeological Project (ISSAP) to study the physical objects used by astronauts aboard the 23-year-old laboratory and mini-community.

THE SUNDAY TIMES: ‘Truly, Madly’ by Stephen Galloway review — Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier and the Romance of the Century

WUWF: First-ever archaeological study of humans in space launched Associate professors Justin Walsh of Chapman University, and Alice Gorman from Flinders University in Australia lead the effort

CALMATTERS: Four experts share how college students stay safe during the omicron surge We asked four public health experts all your pressing questions about how to avoid catching omicron on campus.

DALLAS INNOVATES: Freakonomics Radio Asks ‘Why Is Everyone Moving to Dallas?’

NPR: Archaeologists launch first-ever ‘dig’ into life on the International Space Station First-ever archaeological study of humans in space, observes the lives of the crew living on the International Space Station

APOLLO: Outer space – the final frontier for the art market? Justin Walsh, associate professor of art history and archaeology at Chapman University, discusses the long tradition of sending art to space.

Engineering Dean and Chemistry Researcher Andrew Lyon Receives Distinguished Educator Award From Greater Irvine Chamber

Fowler School of Engineering Dean Andrew Lyon, an internationally known chemist, researcher and professor at Chapman University, was honored Wednesday, Oct. 13, with a Distinguished Educator Award by the Greater Irvine Chamber.  The inaugural Distinguished Educators program, presented at the Hilton Irvine, recognizes exemplary Orange County educators at all levels of learning, with a particular […]

Time: What We Learned About Relationships During the Pandemic Jennifer Bevan, professor of communication, quoted in a Time article on relationship lessons during COVID-19.

C-SPAN: 2021 Historians Survey of Presidential Leadership Author and scholar of American history and new faculty member Luke Nichter participated in C-SPAN's 2021 Historians Survey of Presidential Leadership.

NBC News: Back to Not-So-Normal: Psychologists Eye Pandemic Stress as U.S. Reopens Brain Institute’s Uri Maoz and Postdoc Marie-Christine Nizzi interviewed about the continuance of pandemic stress as the country reopens and many return to work.

ABC News: ‘The View’ Honors Trailblazers from LGBTQIA+ Community During Pride Month Josie Totah, a television writing major at Dodge College, cited in ABC News as an entertainment superstar paving the way for the LGBTQIA+ community.

The Christian Science Monitor: Nicaraguans Sound Alarm Over Declining Democracy. Who’s Listening? Mateo Jarquin, assistant professor of history, quoted in The Christian Science Monitor about current political unrest in Nicaragua.

Refinery 29 | Our Childhood Crushes Were Sweet, Weird, & Kind Of Made Us Who We Are Today Riva Tukachinsky Forster, associate professor of communication studies, quoted in Refinery 29 about how early childhood crushes can be a healthy and important psychological step in young people’s development.

Discover Magazine: An Indigenous Amazonian Group May Hold a Key to Slowing Down the Aging Process Hillard Kaplan, professor of health economics and anthropology, featured in Discover Magazine about his research on the Tsimane people in Bolivia.

Orange County Patch: Housing Bubble, Construction Boom Mark OC Comeback: Forecast President Emeritus Jim Doti and his Economic Forecast findings on construction, inflation and rising interest rates featured in Orange County Patch.

CNN: Science and Pop Culture Look to the Skies to Answer the Ultimate Question: Are We Alone? CNN cited the Chapman University Survey of American Fears, which found that 41.4% of Americans believe that extraterrestrials have visited Earth at some time or another.

Forbes: 14 Tips For Crafting An Effective Apology Communications Plan Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Communications Jamie Ceman quoted in Forbes on the most effective ways to craft a sincere apology.

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING: How to Quit Being Jealous Jennifer Bevan, professor of communication, quoted as an expert source on jealousy for Good Housekeeping magazine.

ABC7 NEWS: Violent militias looking to recruit members with law enforcement backgrounds, OC professor says Pete Simi, associate professor of sociology, interviewed about the overlap between the rise of anti-government militias and white supremacist extremism

THE CONVERSATION: Seabirds are today’s canaries in the coal mine – and they’re sending us an urgent message Brian Hoover, marine ecologist and Grand Challenges Initiative postdoctoral fellow, co-authored a piece in The Conversation about his research on how seabirds reflect ocean health.

HUFFPOST: Wait, What The Heck Is A ‘Parasocial Relationship’? Riva Tukachinsky Forster, associate professor of communication studies, shares the deeper reason to why we're all invested in celebrities' lives.

ORANGE COAST MAGAZINE: Letters Home: Chapman University’s Immense Collection of American War Letters Orange Coast Magazine featured Chapman University’s Center for American War Letters, and how the collection offers a glimpse into the minds of troops writing from battles throughout history.

EdSurge: How Are Final Exams Changing During the Pandemic? Stephanie Bailey, assistant professor of physics, and her class' community-service project, where students were tasked with teaching physics concepts to their elderly conversation partners, was mentioned in EdSurge.

OC REGISTER: Seniors share life stories with students, students share dance with seniors Chapman University dance students performed choreographed dance routines based on their weekly Zoom conversations with a group of residents from the Emerald Court senior living community in Anaheim.

CNN: What Elon Musk’s Asperger’s comment could mean for the business world Cristina Giannantonio, professor of human resource management, Amy Hurley-Hanson, associate professor of management, and Amy Jane Griffiths, assistant professor of clinical counseling, were all mentioned, discussing business leadership and the autism spectrum.

NY TIMES: How the Golden Globes Went From Laughingstock to Power Player Stephen Galloway, dean of Dodge College, quoted in a New York Times article about how the Golden Globes steadily gained influence in Hollywood and how scrutiny of its practices and lack of diversity led to NBC saying that it would not air its show in 2022.

OC REGISTER: Chapman baseball coach Scott Laverty wins 500th game Chapman University head baseball coach Scott Laverty won the 500th game of his career as the Panthers rolled to a 9-3 victory over University of La Verne

WSJ: Lots of Jobs Await the Class of 2021. So Does Plenty of Competition. Stacey Moynahan, an assistant dean of undergraduate programs and Argyros School career services, quoted on the impact that the coronavirus will have on the class of 2021 and their job search.

OCBJ: Chapman University Joins Vaccine Mandate Chapman University announced that it will require students, faculty and staff coming to campus in the fall to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

OC REGISTER: Orange County colleges, universities have mixed plans for graduations in person, more plan fall returns to campus Sheryl Bourgeois, executive vice president and chief advancement officer, and Lawrence Brown, vice provost for academic administration, quoted about Chapman's plans for commencement and fall 2021 classes.

CNET: Postpandemic moviegoing is going to be much different Russell Schwartz, associate professor at Dodge College, interviewed about what post-pandemic moviegoing looks like and the permanent changes the film industry will have to adopt.

NY TIMES: Banish Anxiety About Your Post-Lockdown Looks DAVID FREDERICK, associate professor of health psychology, quoted about his national study on the COVID-19 pandemic's effects on body image.

ABC7: Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause: College students scrambling to figure out vaccine alternatives Jeff Goad, professor and chair of pharmacy, and Chapman University senior student Lindsey Arabian respond to the recent news of federal health agencies recommending to pause the use of Johnson & Johnson shots.

PBS FRONTLINE: After Jan. 6, Investigating the Contours of a “Broad Fascist Movement” in the U.S. Pete Simi, associate professor of sociology, interviewed for the PBS Frontline film, American Insurrection, which investigated the threat posed by violent far-right groups that have ties to anti-government, white supremacist ideologies and criminality.

VOICE OF OC: OC Jewish Community Calls For An End On Comparing Coronavirus Vaccine to Holocaust Marilyn Harran, director of the Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education and Stern Chair in Holocaust Education, quoted about how comparisons of the coronavirus vaccination efforts to the Holocaust are offensive

LA TIMES: Will Johnson & Johnson woes make it harder to get COVID-19 vaccine in California? Jeff Goad, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, quoted about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine and the discussions on whether the cases of serious blood clots are connected to the vaccine or are coincidental

CBS LOS ANGELES: Study Shows That Consumer Confidence In OC Is On The Rise As Residents Brace For Light At The End Of The Tunnel A new study from Chapman University finds that consumer confidence in Orange County is soaring back to pre-pandemic levels as businesses begin to reopen and more people receive their coronavirus vaccinations.

KTLA WEEKEND MORNING NEWS: Man fights 27 years for freedom after being wrongfully convicted Jimmie C. Gardner, criminal rights advocate and Chapman communication studies student, interviewed by KTLA about the fight to clear his name of a crime he didn’t commit back in 1989. After battling with courts for 27 years, he was finally exonerated in 2016.

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: Stacey Abrams on Georgia Voting Controversy: “Boycotts Work Best When the Target is Responsive” Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts and Glamour magazine hosted a panel called "Women in Focus: Women, Big Tech and the Future of Hollywood," which included politician, author and producer Stacey Abrams as a panelist.

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: Filmmaker Bong Joon Ho on How Hollywood Should Respond to Anti-Asian Violence The Hollywood Reporter featured moments from the Dodge College Master Class with Oscar-winning filmmaker Bong Joon Ho.

ABELCINE: Chapman University Looks to the Future with Virtual Production Technology Dodge College's new installation of an LED wall featured on AbelCine.

DAILY PILOT: Orange County Water District works to clean polluted groundwater from decades of manufacturing CHRISTOPHER KIM, professor of chemistry, quoted about an Orange County Water District project to clean up groundwater contamination.

NY TIMES: An Online Museum Shows Life During Wartime Andrew Carroll, founding director of the Center for American War Letters at Chapman, featured about the new virtual Museum of American War Letters, making a range of communications from battle zones available online.

AL JAZEERA: Why hate crime convictions are so difficult to secure in US Janine Young Kim, professor of law, quoted in an Al Jazeera story about why hate crime convictions are so difficult to secure in United States.

NY TIMES: Ellen DeGeneres Loses 1 Million Viewers After Apologies for Toxic Workplace STEPHEN GALLOWAY, dean of Dodge College at Chapman University, quoted.

THE STARTUP: 5 Success Strategies For Female Leaders and Founders HELEN NORRIS, vice president and chief information officer, offers advice for women in tech

OC REGISTER: Coronavirus pandemic exposes stark differences in Orange County The Orange County Annual Survey conducted by Chapman University's Fred Smoller and Michael Moodian was cited in The Orange County Register.

LA TIMES: Suburban radicals: Inside the resurgence of right-wing extremism in Orange County PETE SIMI, associate professor of sociology, providing expert commentary about hate speech and right-wing extremism in Orange County.

NY TIMES: Its Okay to Feel Joy Right Now JAY KUMAR, director of contemplative practices and well-being, quoted about happiness being a daily practice.

SPECTRUM NEWS: Kathy Fiscus’ Fall Down a Well Changed the Face of Breaking News Suzanne Lysak, associate professor of broadcast journalism and documentary, quoted in Spectrum News, commenting on the growth and changing standards of breaking news coverage and how it became a part of every daily news organization.

CBS LOS ANGELES: Lawmakers Pushing For Enforcement Of Gender Neutral Toy Departments At Big Box Stores Marisa Cianciarulo, professor of law, interviewed about Assembly Bill 1084, which would prohibit big box stores from displaying gender on aisle signs.

OC REGISTER: A university is a microcosm of the country: Daniele Struppa Chapman University President Daniele C. Struppa wrote this opinion piece about the university's commitment to diversity.

OC REGISTER: After 27 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit, college graduation is in sight Jimmie Gardner, criminal rights advocate and Chapman communication studies student, shares his story in The Orange County Register

POPULAR SCIENCE: Animals are better at social distancing than we’ll ever be Patrícia Lopes, assistant professor of biological sciences, provides expert commentary on a new review paper that shares the ways that disease outbreaks can shift social behavior, in both humans and in other animals.

LA TIMES: The Newsom recall effort has a big problem: Orange County Fred Smoller, associate professor of political science, and his 2021 Orange County Annual Survey results featured.

NEW SPECIES PODCAST: New Species—of Slime-Producing Hagfishes… Douglas Fudge, associate professor of biological sciences, was a guest on the podcast discussing his research. Fudge traveled to the Galapagos Islands to study hagfish slime and was part of a team that discovered four new species of hagfishes

VOGUE BUSINESS: The ethics and future of flattering AR filters Megan Vendemia, assistant professor of communication studies, quoted about digital, face-enhancing altercations and how users interpret and respond to that altered sense of reality

MARKETPLACE: GameStop: The movie. And the TV show. And the documentary … Emily Carman, associate professor of film studies, quoted on how bankers and Wall Street are often portrayed in films and why this story arc has worked, dating back to films from the Great Depression.

OC REGISTER: Masks? Global warming? Chapman survey shows OC voters lean left of perception on several issues Fred Smoller, associate professor of political science, and his 2021 Orange County Annual Survey results featured

THE FORWARD: Jews Must Push For More Diverse Children’s Books SHIRA KLEIN, associate professor of history, wrote a piece about the need for children’s books that center on underrepresented groups.

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: Lena Waithe Teases Stage Production With Debbie Allen Dodge College Master Class with Emmy-winning actor-screenwriter Lena Waithe was recapped.

WASHINGTON POST: ‘Dearest Sweetheart’: The passion and poignancy of wartime love letters ANDREW CARROLL, founding director of the Center for American War Letters at Chapman, featured about the center’s work in preserving stories of love during times of war.

THE SACRAMENTO BEE: California’s COVID vaccine schedule keeps changing. Here’s why JEFF GOAD, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, quoted on the logistics and framework of who is to receive the COVID vaccine, and how this framework is a "living document"

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: Bryan Cranston Surprises Chapman University Students During Virtual Master Class Dodge College’s Master Class, where award-winning actor-director Bryan Cranston made a surprise virtual appearance, is recapped.

OC REGISTER: High School Student’s Nonprofit Seeks Social Justice Reforms The Panther Experiential Philanthropy Project (PEPP) mentioned for their support towards high school students that worked with the OC Justice Project to hand-package COVID-19 safety supply kits to give to people recently released from state prison.

CALMATTERS: Despite Months to Prep, Why California Lags on COVID Vaccination JEFF GOAD, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, quoted about California’s handling of the coronavirus vaccine rollout and the complexities behind it.

FOODBEAST: Is Subway’s Tuna Lawsuit Too Fishy To Be True?

LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL: GameStop Stock Surging Lures Some Las Vegans to Join Wild Ride STEVEN GJERSTAD, presidential fellow in the Economic Science Institute, quoted about about GameStop shares’ sudden spike.

SPECTRUM NEWS: Chapman University Works with Nonprofit to Help Formerly Incarcerated Youth Victoria Carty, associate professor of sociology, interviewed about a Chapman's partnership that is providing formerly incarcerated youths with courses taught by Chapman professors.

THE ATLANTIC: The Far Right’s Fear of ‘Glowies’ PETE SIMI, associate professor of sociology, quoted in this story about the secret language of the far right.

LOS ANGELES TIMES: I Tried to Start a Pandemic Pod for my 5-Year-Old. Here’s How it Went Wrong Laura Glynn, professor of psychology, quoted about the additional stresses of parenting young kids during the COVID-19 pandemic.

KPBS: Following Capitol Siege, Veterans Hope For More Deradicalization Programs PETE SIMI, associate professor of sociology, interviewed on military veterans who took part in the siege on Capitol Hill.

THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW: Rex Chapman Meets Teacher Who Went Viral On His Twitter James Brown, professor of peace studies, and Chapman Student Valentyna Simon '24, who organized a surprise Zoom "thank you" message for Dr. Brown, recapped their experiences on The Kelly Clarkson Show.

AARP: How Will Moviegoing Change in 2021? STEPHEN GALLOWAY, dean of Dodge College, quoted about his predictions for what moviegoing will look like in 2021.

NBC NEWS: Students thank teachers in viral TikTok trend JAMES BROWN, professor of peace studies, and his class' surprise "thank you" message featured.

BUSTLE: The Heartwarming Message Behind “Main Character” Videos On TikTok AMY JANE GRIFFITHS, assistant professor of clinical counseling, quoted about the TikTok trend that is inspiring people to harness "main character energy" in their everyday lives.

OC REGISTER: 500,000 jobs were lost and 6,600 lives were saved by California’s pandemic mandates, study says JIM DOTI, president emeritus, and his Economic Forecast findings on the impact of California's strict business limitation featured.

SPECTRUM NEWS: COVID-19 Vaccine on Its Way, but Will Every Health Care Worker Want It? KARL HESS, associate professor of pharmacy, interviewed about the COVID-19 vaccine and how it is only effective with widespread participation.

USA TODAY: ‘Most valuable surrogate’: Spouses key in battleground states, lending firepower in final campaign push Lori Cox Han, professor of political science, quoted about the role of women and spouses in politics.

OC REGISTER : Chapman University offers its Panther Village for first responders to self-isolate DANIELE STRUPPA, on residential housing for first responders.

DANIELE STRUPPA, on residential housing for first responders.