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The Attallah College of Educational Studies hosts numerous events throughout the year including lectures, panel discussions, community events, student showcases, conferences, and more.

Women's Leadership Forum


Attendees at Women's Leadership ForumThe Women’s Leadership Forum welcomes people of all ages, genders, and backgrounds to come find inspiration and gather strength from women in leadership positions throughout California. 

The forum includes keynote speakers, a panel discussion with Q&A, and breakout sessions with field leaders. Networking opportunities will be available and encouraged!

Education and Ethnic Studies Summit


Student display at Ethnic Studies SummitEthnic Studies looks at the intersections of the many forms of oppression and identities, not just race. Attallah College’s annual summit is a nonpartisan event designed to help shape the understanding and development of Ethnic Studies programs at Chapman University and beyond. The goal is to foster a dialogue and inform the public on the purpose and goal of Ethnic Studies. The summit gathers local and national leaders in education and other key stakeholders, including students, parents, and community leaders.

Education Roundtable on Excellent Schools
Meeting the Needs of Orange County's Underserved Families and Students


Roundtable 2017 attendeesAlthough structures and approaches to K-12 schooling may be widely debated, one goal unites us all: we are committed to serving all students. Each year, Attallah College hosts a collaborative event where members of the community have an opportunity to become agents of change. The event includes a reception as well as a panel and roundtable discussions with leaders in education.

TPI's DisAbility Summit


TPI's 2017 DisAbility SummitThe Thompson Policy Institute (TPI) on Disability and Autism hosts an annual summit to present its research that results in policy recommendations to decision makers at the local, state, and eventually national levels. 

 



Scholarship and Endowed Fellowship Luncheon


Donna Ford Attallah at Scholarship receptionEach year, Attallah College holds an annual luncheon where undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. scholarship and fellowship recipients are recognized. The luncheon also gives donors the opportunity to meet their student recipients and hear their stories. 

Read about the many students who received awards and fellowships in 2017.

 



AERA Reception


Peter McLaren at AERA receptionAttallah College hosts a reception for doctoral students, scholars, and international partners at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA), the premiere national research society.

The Attallah College Reception at the 2018 AERA Annual Meeting in New York City was held on Saturday, April 14 at the Millenium Broadway.