This summer, Pepperdine is launching a new summer International Program in Uganda. This program seeks to help students explore what it means to be a global leader and learn from a community different from their own.
Pepperdine’s International Program’s office introduced two new summer programs for the 2022 summer session: Japan and Uganda. Though these programs occur in places in which the University has prior background, IP hopes they become building blocks for the future.
Photo courtesy of Sophia Zummo Sophia Zummo has a love for all of the things that God created. Zummo, a junior biology major with a sustainability minor, grew up in San Diego with a passion for nature and community. This has grown into a deep devotion for fighting climate change in developing countries. “The first […]
If Pepperdine’s International Programs were actually in the “developing world,” then students would be staying in the U.S.
“I’m in the process of getting my citizenship in Uganda. So I will be an African American.” —Jim Gash
Photo courtesy of Pepperdine Public Relations James A. Gash, associate dean of the Pepperdine School of Law, will succeed Andrew K. Benton as the eighth president and CEO of Pepperdine University, according to a press release from Pepperdine University Public Relations. “Pepperdine has always been a story of unbridled progress and never more so than […]
Bob Goff discusses what happens when humans live in grace and walk in love.
The clubs goal is to connect students to nonprofit organizations with volunteer opportunities in Uganda.
Photo Courtesy of Daniel Kibuuka Senior Daniel Kibuuka met the people who would help change the course of his life when he accidentally broke one of their windows as a child. They called him in for a talk, and he said he knew he was “in so much trouble.” But instead, the people inside the […]
Photos Courtesy of Amelia Hemsley Junior Amelia Hemsley found her calling to serve and connect people with non-profit organizations during her time in Jinja, Uganda. She started the East Africa Connection Club after spending four weeks there. Now partnered with 10 organizations, EACC is making waves on campus. “EACC is a program that connects those […]