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Recent Posts

Chapman University Researchers Use Artificial Intelligence to Spot Areas of Destruction in War-Torn Syria

Orange, Calif. –Existing data on building destruction in conflict zones currently rely on eyewitness reports or manual detection, which makes it generally scarce, incomplete, and potentially biased. With satellite imagery becoming more ubiquitous, research has demonstrated that artificial intelligence applied to satellite imagery holds promise for automated detection of war-related building destruction. While these results are […]

Statement Regarding Chauvin Trial Verdict

The following is a statement Dean of Students and Vice President for Student Affairs Jerry Price sent to the Chapman University community on Tuesday, April 20. The past year has been a significant time for this country as we all work to advance social justice and we want to acknowledge the mental and physical toll […]

Chapman University and The Orange County Register to Hold April 20 Virtual Town Hall on COVID-19 Vaccine

PRESS CONTACT:  Amy Stevens Director of Public Relations (657) 390-6760 Orange, Calif. – Chapman University and The Orange County Register will hold a virtual town hall at 12 p.m. (PST) on Tuesday, April 20, to share up-to-date information concerning the COVID-19 vaccines. The program will be followed by a moderated interactive Q&A. “Chapman University […]

Chapman in the News

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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.