Pepperdine Climbing Club Petitions Against ‘Bolt Ban’

Pepperdine Climbing Club Petitions Against ‘Bolt Ban’

Mar 2, 2024
A new legislative proposal from the National Park Service and National Forest Service is an existential threat to outdoor rock climbing. The Pepperdine Climbing Club is taking action to fight against this potential policy and preserve their cherished sport.
Lecture: Artist, Lawyer Discuss Art Exhibit with Beauty and Justice

Lecture: Artist, Lawyer Discuss Art Exhibit with Beauty and Justice

Feb 22, 2024
Artist Makoto Fujimura and his wife, Haejin Shim Fujimura, came together at Stauffer Chapel on Jan. 18, to introduce his new solo exhibit at the Weisman Museum. His exhibit, “Water Flames,” is open now at the museum through March 31.
Pepperdine Reopens Despite Dangerous Road Conditions

Pepperdine Reopens Despite Dangerous Road Conditions

Feb 21, 2024
Despite road closures and mudslides, Pepperdine will hold in-person classes Feb. 22. Malibu Canyon and part of PCH is closed.

life & ARTs

Movie Remakes Disappoint Audience Expectations

Movie Remakes Disappoint Audience Expectations

Feb 29, 2024
“Mean Girls,” “The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes” and “Wonka,” all remakes of past movies, hit the big screens this winter within weeks of one another. Students express their opinions on the rise of unoriginal movies.
15th Annual ReelStories Film Festival Honors Student Films

15th Annual ReelStories Film Festival Honors Student Films

Feb 22, 2024
Pepperdine held its 15th annual ReelStories Film Festival on Feb. 9. The festival offered students a night of movie viewing, delectable eats and a time to appreciate the works of student-made films.
Lana Del Rey Stuns in Sultry Skims Valentine’s Day Campaign

Lana Del Rey Stuns in Sultry Skims Valentine’s Day Campaign

Feb 13, 2024
In January, Kim Kardashian’s shapewear and loungewear brand Skims released promotional photos for a Valentine’s Day collaboration with singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey. As the photos took the internet by storm, students reflect on the marketing tactics, brand image and effectiveness of the campaign overall.
Remembering Our Girls

On October 17, 2023, Pepperdine grieved the loss of four seniors — Deslyn Williams, Peyton Stewart, Asha Weir and Niamh Rolston, who lost their lives in a deadly PCH crash. The Graphic remembered their lives with a special print edition dedicated to ‘Our Girls.’