Press Room

Press Room

Welcome to the official Chapman University Press Room. The Public Relations team is happy to help you tap into the extraordinary wealth of knowledge available at Chapman. Please contact us to connect with expert faculty and professional resources for your print, broadcast or web stories.

Media Contacts

Amy Stevens
Director of Public Relations
Office (714) 289-3143
Cell (657) 390-6760

Bethanie Le
Public Relations Coordinator
Office (714) 289-3181

Office of Public Relations

Pamela Ezell
Assistant Vice President, Communications
Office (714) 289-3129

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Recent Posts

Majority of Orange County Residents Support Mandatory Mask Mandate Nearly 75% believe the government’s response to the pandemic was just right or did not go far enough

PRESS CONTACT:  Amy Stevens Director of Public Relations (714) 289-3143 office (657) 390-6760 mobile Orange, Calif. –Chapman University’s 2021 Orange County Annual Survey of 703 county residents found that anti-maskers and COVID-deniers do not represent the majority. Despite highly publicized protests, eighty-three percent (83%) of those surveyed said that the coronavirus is a real […]

Study Finds Hidden Conflict in the Mutually Beneficial Relationship Between Legumes and Rhizobia

Orange, Calif. – The mutually beneficial relationship between legumes and rhizobia, the nitrogen-fixing soil bacteria that make their home in legume root nodules and create nutrient-rich fertilizer for them, is one of the most well-known and agronomically important examples of symbiosis. New research from Dr. Kenjiro Quides, a Postdoctoral Teaching and Research Fellow in the […]

Chapman Works with OC Nonprofit to Provide Courses for Formerly Incarcerated Youths

Link to: Chapman University Newsroom Story PRESS CONTACT:  Bethanie Le  Public Relations Coordinator  (714) 289-3181 Correctional education programs are one of the most effective interventions, reducing recidivism rates by 43%. However, the majority of these programs focus on the adult population and rarely serve youths who have been impacted by the juvenile justice system.  Chapman […]

Chapman in the News

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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.