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The Leatherby Center hosts events for students, alumni and outside organizations on a regular basis. A sample of past events as well as upcoming events is listed below.

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Upcoming Events

Check back regularly for upcoming events, including more Career Launch Workshops with various Chapman schools, colleges and departments.

Recent Past Events

January 28, 2020 - Mater Dei High School partnered with the Leatherby Center for a seminar on "Business Expansion for Next Generation Small-Mid Business Ventures"

December 13, 2019 - Leatherby Center and the OC Department of Education hosted local students as part of a mission to stimulate entrepreneurs.

November 15, 2019 - Chapman Ventures hosts serial entrepreneur Max Beaumont

November 9, 2019 - Discover Chapman Day

October 5, 2019 - 2019 Panther Cage Match and Homecoming Tailgate

July 1-31, 2019 - Girls Inc. Smart-Ups Summer Program

July 23, 2019 - Teen Entrepreneur Academy Summer Camp Visits Leatherby Center

April 27, 2019 - Career Launch Workshop presented in partnership with the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

April 13, 2019 - Admitted Students Preview Day

March 15, 2019 - George Viegas monthly meeting of OC Chief Information Security Officers

February 23, 3019 - Parent Spring Summit

Photos from Events

Parents and Students listening to presentation from Leatherby Center staff

Leatherby Center Director Mario Leone speaks to a crowd of potential students and parents at the 2019 Discover Chapman Day

Mario Leone and Dean Turk with Girls Inc representative

Mario Leone, Leatherby Center Director, Sherry Delaney, Board Member of Girls Inc. and Dean Thomas A. Turk at the Girls Inc. Summer Showcase

Girls Inc business group

A group of young girl entrepreneurs at the Girls Inc Summer Showcase

Girls Inc 2019 summer participants

The 2019 Girls Inc Summer Smart-Ups group

Teen Entrepreneur Academy group in front of Leatherby Center

The Teen Entrepreneur Academy in front of the Leatherby Center

Career Launch Bootcamp panel

The alumni panel from the Career Launch Workshop bootcamp

Mario Leone speaking to assembled students

Professor Mario Leone speaks at an event organized by the Orange County Department of Education to stimulate entrepreneurship in local high school students

Large group of students outside Center

Students pose for a photo outside of the Leatherby Center following the OCDE entrepreneurship visit

Seven students and three faculty members outside of Leatherby Center

Seven students pose with Leatherby Center advisors Jake Aguas, Mario Leone and Eric Jaegers

Don Tran speaking on stage

Don Tran, a participant in the Leatherby Center and co-founder of the Underwater Torpedo League, speaks at the Mater Dei-Leatherby Center seminar

Lacy Willis speaking

Argyros School professor Lacy Willis, CPA, JD '18, speaks at the Mater Dei-Leatherby Center seminar