A Pepperdine Women’s Track and Field student–athlete tested positive for COVID-19. This is the first known COVID-19 case for fall 2020 and the first athlete to test positive.
Students who are now living at home due to COVID-19 are suffocated by their lack of independence and inability to socialize.
Pepperdine’s Malibu campus is closed, but some students were given permission to live in on-campus apartments. These students share the struggles and high points of their new Pepperdine lifestyle.
Pepperdine theater will not be stopped. In spite of COVID-19 and a fall semester online, theater students continue to sing the highest note, learn the longest script and dance the fastest dance.
Pepperdine made changes to the Student Code of Conduct to reflect new guidelines on Title IX and provide interim protocol for COVID-19.
Despite mass cancelations due to coronavirus, the music industry has found new ways to connect with fans and continues to impact pop culture by supporting movements like Black Lives Matter.