There is still a lot of COVID-19 virus spreading in the community. Lifting mask mandates is a reckless decision, and a return to requiring masking inside indoor public areas like classrooms is safer from a public health perspective.
Respect that every student copes with this difficult time differently; allow them to choose which method of learning suits them best.
The Pepperdine Restoration Plan provides blueprints for what life at Pepp will entail for the 2020–21 academic year.
Abroad students returning from the Shanghai program serve as a reminder to those on campus to be mindful in the midst of a global emergency.
Art by Peau Porotesano In recent years, the new fun trend in public health (endorsed by several celebrities like Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy) has been for parents not to vaccinate their children who attend public school. “Despite overwhelming evidence that vaccines are safe and effective, the rate of parents opting out of vaccines for […]