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Oct. 24 - Meghan Cosier, Ph.D.

The Thompson Policy Institute and the Attallah College of Educational Studies welcomes Dr. Meghan Cosier back to Chapman University!

Meghan Cosier


Oct. 24 - Audri Gomez, Ph.D. 

Audri Gomez

Learn more about Dr. Audri Gomez, the new Associate Director at TPI, in her interview here

Oct. 13 – TPI Team at the Autism Center Gala

TPI at the Autism Center Gala

Oct. 6 – Linda O'Neal - Transition to Work 

Linda O'Neal

Transition Specialist and long-time educator, Linda O'Neal, discusses the key factors in the transition to work process on TPI's blog. Read it here.

Oct. 3 – Don Cardinal – Million Dollar Club 

Don with the Million Dollar Club award

Dr. Don Cardinal receives Chapman University's Million Dollar Club for his work. Read more about the Million Dollar Club here.

Sept. 22 – Third Annual Disability Summit

Third Annual DisAbility Summit

TPI announces its 3rd Annual DisAbility Summit to be on Monday, May 7th, 2018.

August 27 – TPI team and friends with Bruno Serato at Caterina’s Club Red Carpet Gala 

TPI team with Bruno Serato

May 2 – Stephen Hinkle’s standing ovation from the 2nd Annual Disability Summit

Stephen Hinkle's standing ovation

Keynote speaker, Stephen Hinkle, receives a standing ovation at TPI's 2nd Annual DisAbility Summit. Interested in Hinkle's work? Read his post, Pushing societal limits, on TPI's blog. 

May 3, 2016 – Inaugural Disability Summit and photo

TPI's 1st Annual DisAbility Summit

TPI hosts its first ever Inaugural DisAbility Summit. Learn more about the DisAbility Summit here.

October 6, 2016 – Thompson Policy Institute announced

Don with Thompson family and check

William S. and Nancy E. Thompson Foundation donates $3 million to Chapman University to establish the Thompson Policy Institute on Disability and Autism. Read more here