»The Chapman Family Homecoming Celebration Schedule of Events

*Event locations and times subject to change

+-Friday, October 4

8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Chapman Day of Service Check-In
Student Ballroom, Argyros Forum, Room 119AB
Chapman alumni, faculty, staff, families and students are invited to engage in service together at a variety of public service agencies in the Orange County community. If you haven’t already registered, stop by to find out how you can impact our community today! 

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Chapman Family Homecoming Celebration Registration and Check-In
Rinker Atrium, First Floor, Argyros Forum
Pick up your packet, event schedule, tickets, maps and more to start the weekend off right!

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Chapman Family Hospitality Retreat and Tech Center
Pankey Visitors Center, First Floor, Argyros Forum
Stop by throughout the weekend to rest your feet, charge your phone or tablet and learn more about Chapman.

1 – 1:50 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Robin Kish, M.S, M.F.A, Department of Dance, College of Performing Arts
Medicine: Preventing and Treating Injuries among Performing Artists
Shanley Choral Room, Bertea Hall, Room 109
What is the physical and mental cost that the dancer, actor, musician or vocalist pays for driven determination? Performing artists are "artistic athletes" and need the specialized care and support professional athletes are provided.  In this session, Professor Kish will share common physical and psychological injuries that performing artists experience and how prevention and specialized care can maximize performance and lower the risk of injury.

1 – 2 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Tom Campbell, Dean, Fowler School of Law
State and Federal Budgets: How Broke Are We?
Aitken Trial Courtroom, Kennedy Hall, Room 255
Join Chapman University School of Law Dean Tom Campbell for a presentation on state and federal budgets.

1 – 2:30 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Federico Pacchioni, Wilkinson College
Conversational Italian for Travelers
Hutton Williams Boardroom, Beckman Hall, Room 401
The Marybelle and Paul Musco Endowed Chair for Italian Studies, Federico Pacchioni, will provide a course in conversational Italian for those interested in traveling abroad to Italy.

1— 2:30 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Dr. James Brown, College of Educational Studies
Lies You Learned in School: Difficult Histories & Critical Theory
Doti Hall, Room 003
Should your education only be the narrative of the modern dominant culture or should it be a search for the truth based on multiple views including histories from an alternative perspective? Did your education promote a blind and authoritarian patriotism or an active and democratic patriotism? 

2 – 2:50 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Jessica Sternfeld, Ph.D., Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music, College of Performing Arts
Singing Nazis: Musical Theatre, Satire and History
Shanley Choral Room, Bertea Hall, Room 109
Dr. Sternfeld discusses the way in which The Sound of Music, Cabaret and The Producers approach the seemingly untouchable subject for a musical: Hitler, Nazism and the Holocaust. What do these musicals teach us about such an unlikely topic, and about ourselves? 

2 – 3 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Don Booth, Argyros School of Business and Economics
Globalization:  Good or Bad
Kennedy Hall, Room 237 AB
The last 50 years has brought about a revolution in communication and transportation. While jogging in the streets of Beijing you can watch what is happening on the New York Stock Exchange. In January you can eat fresh apricots from Chile. We are all interconnected in so many ways. Have these rapid changes worked to the advantage of all? Who gained the most and who got left behind?

2 – 3 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Douglas Dechow, Ph.D., MSLIS, Sciences Librarian, Leatherby Libraries
Uphill and Upside-down: Thirty Years of the Space Shuttle Program
Henley Reading Room, Henley Library of Social Sciences, Second Floor, Leatherby Libraries
From 1981-2011, the Space Shuttle--NASA's Space Transportation System--launched 135 missions into low-earth orbit. Among those missions were stunning successes and catastrophic failures. Doug Dechow discusses his up-close experiences with the final three missions and The Roger and Roberta Boisjoly Challenger Disaster Memorial Collection, now housed in Leatherby Libraries.

2 – 3 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: John Chichester and Dan Pavelin, Dodge College of Film and Media Arts
Hidden Layers: The Art of Soundtrack and Production Design
Folino Theater, Marion Knott Studios
Chapman professors and industry experts give you an insider perspective on the art of soundtrack and production design.

3 – 3:50 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: Jocelyn Buckner, Ph.D., Department of Theatre, College of Performing Arts
Shady Ladies: Sister Acts, Popular Entertainment, and the Performance of Identity
Shanley Choral Room, Bertea Hall, Room 109
How do you perform your identity? How do your familial and social relationships inform your self-representation? Dr. Buckner will share research from her current manuscript project on women in U.S. popular culture and lead a discussion on their significance in shaping and reflecting both individual and national identities.

3 – 4 p.m.
Faculty Master Class: David Frederick, Crean School of Health and Life Sciences, Schmid College
Is There a Body Image Crisis?  The Prevalence and Causes of Body Dissatisfaction
Irvine Lecture Hall, Hashinger Science Center, Room 150
This class will discuss how common body dissatisfaction is among men and women across age groups, sexual orientations, and cultures. Recent surveys, experiments, and mass media examples will be highlighted.

5 – 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Dean Don Cardinal, College of Educational Studies
Muth Reading and Learning Center, Reeves Hall, Room 1
This is an informal session where parents, alumni, students, and community can meet and get to know the dean of the College of Educational studies. There will be a brief presentation by the dean and then the session will be open for questions and comments.

5 – 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Gail Stearns, Wallace All Faiths Chapel
Wilkinson Founders Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center
Join the dean to discuss current trends in spirituality and religion among college students and how we offer unique support for students' various spiritual journeys at Chapman University.

5 - 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Charlene Baldwin, Leatherby Libraries
How Special Collections Support Student Research and Learning
Leatherby Libraries, Donors Alcove, First Floor
See Leatherby Libraries unique treasures and learn how it supports student research and learning. Dean Baldwin will highlight the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections & Archives, which provides access to unique collections, rare books, manuscripts, maps, art, and artifacts as well as materials about the history of the university and the Chapman Family.

5 - 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Deans: Patrick Fuery, Ann Gordon and Eric Chimenti, Wilkinson College
Laura Scudder Dean’s Suite and Conference Room, Roosevelt Hall, Room 127
Learn about current Wilkinson College initiatives and speak one-on-one with Dean Patrick Fuery, Associate Dean Ann Gordon, and Associate Dean Eric Chimenti.

5 - 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Janeen Hill, Schmid College of Science and Technology
Irvine Lecture Hall, Hashinger Science Center, Room 150
Dr. Janeen Hill, Dean of the Schmid College of Science and Technology will provide a brief overview of Schmid College programs and future plans, followed by a Q&A session.

5 - 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Reginald Gilyard, Argyros School of Business and Economics
Kennedy Hall, Room 237 AB
Meet Dean Reginald Gilyard, who joined the Chapman Family last year, and find out what’s on the horizon for the Argyros School.

5 – 6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Dale Merrill, College of Performing Arts
A Future Perspective: the College of Performing Arts 
Salmon Recital Hall, Bertea Hall, Room 100
Join this open forum to discuss a range of topics, from college policies and academics to the future of the performing arts.

5 -6 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Dodge College of Film and Media Arts
Folino Theater, Marion Knott Studios
Join us as we discuss the story of Dodge College and how we continue to build upon our high quality programs through connection, creativity and collaboration. 

5 – 10 p.m.
Phi Sigma Sigma 25th Anniversary Celebration
Sandhu Conference Center
The sisters of the Epsilon Delta chapter of Phi Sigma Sigma celebrate 25 years at Chapman University. 

6 – 8:30 p.m.
Shabbat Dinner and Service
Wallace All Faiths Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center
A Shabbat service and complimentary kosher dinner provided by Chapman Hillel for friends, families and those attending their first Shabbat.

7 – 8:30 p.m.
Literary Reading with Calliope and Sigma Tau Delta
Kennedy Classroom, Beckman Hall, Room 105
The two premier student run literary forums will present readings from various forms of literature, including poems and short stories.

7:30 p.m.
Present Laughter (COPA Performance)
Waltmar Theatre
Combine sophistication and elegance with wit and farce and you have the recipe for Noel Coward’s scintillating comedy Present Laughter, presented by the College of Performing Arts.

8 – 10 p.m.
First Cut
Folino Theater, Marion Knott Studios
Check out of the work of the storytellers of tomorrow at this screening of student films from Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.

8 p.m.
UPB Panther Nights Presents ROAR: The Fall Dance
Student Union, Argyros Forum
To kick off a weekend full of Panther Pride, students are invited to the Panther Nights dance hosted by University Program Board (UPB). A full night of dancing means a full year of school pride!

+- Saturday, October 5

7:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Chapman University Toyota of Orange 5K Run/Walk
Race starts at Schmid Gate and ends in Attallah Piazza
Be part of the Chapman 5K and enjoy a scenic route through the Old Towne Orange Historic District, goody bags and finishers medals and a healthy “breakfast of champions” at the end of the race. 

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
The Chapman Family Homecoming Celebration Registration and Check-In
Rinker Atrium, First Floor, Argyros Forum
Pick up your packet, event schedule, tickets, maps and more.

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Chapman Family Hospitality Retreat and Tech Center
Pankey Visitors Center, First Floor, Argyros Forum
Stop by throughout the weekend to rest your feet, charge your phone or tablet and learn more about Chapman.

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
A Lasting Legacy
Pyott Foundation Classroom, Doti Hall, Room 103
Discover the stories, motivations and strategies behind many of Chapman’s generous donors in this workshop, led by David Moore, director of planned giving. For gifts of all sizes, visionary people have a plan for their philanthropy. 

10 – 11:30 a.m.
Chancellor’s Coffee and Parents Ambassador Council Welcome
Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall, Room 404
Join Chancellor Daniele Struppa for a cup of joe and learn about the latest campus happenings and updates.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Dodge College Film and Communications Reunion 
Marion Knott Studios
Reconnect with old friends from the film school and before, from the communications department. See your work or yourself on screen as we revisit film treasures from days gone by.

10:15 – 11 a.m.
Honors Program Coffee Open House
DeMille Hall, Room 152
Parents, alumni and students are invited to drop in and join us for an Honors Program open house and meet the program director and faculty.

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
James L. and Lynne P. Doti Hall Open House & Alumni Legacy Tribute Wall Viewing
Doy and Dee Henley Lobby, 1st Floor Lobby, Doti Hall
Tour Chapman’s newest classroom facility, Doti Hall. Explore the building, enjoy some light refreshments, check out the Alumni Legacy Tribute Wall and mingle with your fellow Panther grads. The Communication Studies department faculty will be on hand to meet and greet guests who are touring the new building.

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: Tom Campbell, Fowler School of Law
How Congress Really Works: Insights from a Former U.S. Congressman
Aitken Trial Courtroom, Kennedy Hall, Room 255
Former United States Congressman and Chapman School of Law Dean, Tom Campbell, presents an honest and humorous assessment of the inner workings of the United States Congress, as only a former insider can do.

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
The Argyros School Alumni Reception with Dean Reggie Gilyard
Kennedy Hall, Room 237 AB
Alumni, meet Dean Reggie Gilyard and learn about his vision and strategic plan for the future of the Argyros School.

11 a.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. Cal Lutheran
Wilson Field, Chapman Stadium, Lastinger Athletics Complex
Playoff implications will be high in this rematch between the 2012 SCIAC regular season champs (Cal Lutheran) and the 2012 SCIAC tournament champs (Chapman). Free to the public and Chapman community.

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Chapman Family Lunch and Lawn Games
Bert C. Williams Mall
All members of the Chapman Family (alumni, students, faculty, staff, families and friends) are invited to join us for a fun afternoon of lunch and lawn games on Bert Williams Mall. Enjoy a picnic lunch and challenge your friends to a game of bocce ball, bean bag toss, trivia and much more. Several groups will hold reunions during this event including Dodge College Film and Communications Alumni, Sage Alumni and the 50 Year Club, DOC and BSU.

1 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Hutton Sports Center, Lastinger Athletics Complex
Chapman volleyball went 9-1 at home in 2012 on its way to back-to-back NCAA playoff appearances and the Panthers hope to keep rolling this season. Free to the public and Chapman community.

1 – 2 p.m.
Parent Perspectives: Staying on Course Through Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and Senior Year
Haney Amphitheater, Lyon Conference Center, Argyros Forum, Rooms 202, 206, 208 and 209
Get insight from parents who have been in your shoes and learn what the upcoming year has in store for your student and your family. Attend the session for your student’s current class year and get answers to your questions while making new connections. Each year holds something new for students and our panel of Chapman parents is here to lend some advice and help guide you through your student’s Chapman journey.

1 – 4 p.m.
Your Passport to Chapman: Campus Open House
Explore campus and learn more about Chapman’s schools, colleges and departments as you fill up your Passport to Chapman with stamps at each stop.

1:30 – 4 p.m.
Don Booth’s Last Lecture and Reception
Chapman Auditorium, Memorial Hall
In May, beloved professor and mentor Don Booth retired after more than 50 years at Chapman University. Join us for his Last Lecture, “An Economic Theory of Love” and a celebratory reception immediately following on Bert C. Williams Mall.

2 p.m.
Present Laughter (COPA Performance)
Waltmar Theatre

2 – 4 p.m.
Orientation Assistant and Resident Advisor Reunion
Masson Family Beach Club
The fresh shining faces of some of our favorite past Orientation Assistants and Residence Assistants will be making a big splash at their OA/RA Reunion. Who can recall the funniest tales of the yearly migration of the Freshman Class to Chapman University?

2 – 4 p.m.
Communications Sciences and Disorders Alumni Reunion: College of Educational Studies
Lineberger Loggia Terrace, Third Floor, Argyros Forum
Current communication science and disorders students, alumni and friends of the CSD program are invited to reconnect at this affinity reunion.

4 -5 p.m.
President’s Welcome and University Update
Chapman Auditorium, Memorial Hall
President Doti welcomes the Chapman Family to campus and shares updates about the latest and greatest Chapman news and happenings.

5 – 6:30 p.m.
4th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Tailgate
Attallah Piazza
Something spicy is in the air for Chapman’s 4th annual Chili Cook-Off, sponsored by the Chapman University Alumni Association. The competition is tough and the prizes are smokin’. Sample unique chilis and hang out in the beer (and root beer!) and wine garden.

6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Homecoming Game Viewing Party in the Piazza
Attallah Piazza
All members of the Chapman Family are invited to stay in Attallah Piazza after the Chili Cook-Off and Tailgate and watch the big game on live streaming TVs provided by Full-Blown Events, courtesy of alumni Peter Twill ’98 and Dave Judy ’87. The Beer and Wine Gardens will remain open and food will be available for purchase.

7 p.m.
Homecoming Football Game vs. Whittier
Chapman Stadium, Lastinger Athletics Complex
Chapman scored 49 points in a win against the Poets last year and the Panthers have won three straight Homecoming games and six times in the last seven years.  The skies above campus will come alive at halftime with our special fireworks show. 

7:30 p.m.
Present Laughter (COPA Performance)
Waltmar Theatre

9:30 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Student and Young Alumni Post-Game Party
Student Union, Argyros Forum
Current students and young alumni (those who graduated within the past ten years) are invited to catch up with old friends and make connections with new ones at this post-game bash, sponsored by UPB.

+-Sunday, October 6

10 – 11 a.m.
Spirituality Matters! An Interfaith Celebration
Wallace All Faiths Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center
Join Chapman’s spiritual organizations for this special interfaith celebration. Share in song and prayer from a multitude of different faith traditions. All are welcome!

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Big Band Bubbly Brunch
Co-Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations and the College of Performing Arts
Attallah Piazza

The Champagne Brunch will feature Chapman’s newest and brightest stars: our very own Big Band, under the direction of Albert Alva.  A cross between Frank Sinatra and Harry Connick Jr., this ensemble will leave you wanting more.

+-Your Passport to Chapman: Campus Open House

Your Passport to Chapman: Campus Open House
Saturday, October 5, 2013
1 - 4 p.m.

Explore campus and learn more about Chapman’s schools, colleges and departments as you fill up your Passport to Chapman with stamps at each stop:

The Chapman Family Hospitality Retreat and Tech Center
Pankey Visitors Center, First Floor, Argyros Forum

The Janes Financial Center
Argyros School of Business and Economics
The Janes Financial Center, Beckman Hall, Room 207

Exploring Your Family Tree
Wilkinson College
Doti Hall, Room 003

Art Tour
Escalette Permanent Collection of Art
Tours meet in the KPMG Elevator Foyer, Fourth Floor, Beckman Hall

Looted Antiquities in Museums and Private Collections: Digital Responses to a Material Problem (Art History Lecture)
Department of Art
Moulton Hall, Room 213

Art Exhibit - Demolition Women
Department of Art
Guggenheim Gallery

Leatherby Libraries
Allred Entrada, First Floor, Leatherby Libraries

Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries, Room 406

Sala and Aron Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library
Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education, Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library, Leatherby Libraries, Room 404

Kathleen Muth Reading and Learning Center
College of Educational Studies
Muth Reading and Learning Center, Reeves Hall, Room 1

Wallace All Faiths Chapel
Wallace All Faiths Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center

Wilkinson Founders Chapel
Wilkinson Founders Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center

Chapman Columbarium
Chapman Columbarium, Fish Interfaith Center

Agora Gift Shop
Agora Gift Shop, First Floor, Argyros Forum

Update on the Musco Center for the Arts
Bush Conference Center, Beckman Hall, Room 404 and Barbara Bush Patio 404A

Hashinger Science Center
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Irvine Lecture Hall, Hashinger Science Center, Room 150

John and Donna Crean Hall
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Crean Hall, 501 W. Palm Avenue

Von Neumann Hall
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Von Neumann Hall, 545 W. Palm Avenue

Early Human and Lifespan Development Research Facility
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Early Human and Lifespan Development Research Facility, 544 North Cypress Street

Alumni Relations: Alumni Benefits
Elliott Alumni House, 204 N. Olive Street

Alumni Legacy Tribute Wall
Doy and Dee Henley Lobby, 1st Floor Lobby, Doti Hall

Julianne Argyros Fitness Center
Julianne Argyros Fitness Center, Hutton Sports Center, Lastinger Athletics Complex

Argyros Forum Student Union
Student Union, Argyros Forum

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