Pepperdine students presented their work at the all-day annual Seaver College Research and Scholarly Achievement Symposium on Friday, March 25. Vice Provost Lee Kats said the conference-style event is a chance to celebrate the hard work of students and their faculty mentors.
The Student Programming Board hosted Pacific Sounds Music and Arts Festival 2022 on Alumni Park on Saturday, March 26. Senior and Event Planner for the Board Zoë Walsh said she hopes the art, dancing, music, food and community at PSMA signified the resurgence of joy on campus as life returns to normal.
The Getty Villa and The Getty Center are set to host two cultural and artistic events this month. A concert educating audiences about Assyrian immigrants will be held in Malibu March 19, while a dance film screening will be held in Los Angeles March 26.
In a sculpture for the Junior Thesis Exhibition in Payson Library, junior Art major Luke Knox displayed a printer with money coming out of it, not expecting the money to be gone within hours. Following the return of the money and an investigation by DPS, the focus of Knox’s installation began to evolve.
Alexander Payne hosts the first “Pepp in Your Step” episode at the Hydrate and Paint event at Seaside.
Junior Annabella Nordlund has always been an avid dancer. In this student profile, Nordlund talks about her role as the assistant student director of Dance in Flight, as well as her passions and hopes for the whole team.
CoffeeHouse has long been a Pepperdine tradition for students to relax, drink coffee and enjoy live music. Now that students have returned to campus, the Board planned the first in-person CoffeeHouse since the start of COVID-19.
After a year of virtual exhibits, the Weisman Museum presents its first in-person art installation open to the public, titled “Environmental Reflections.” The exhibit highlights pieces that show both the beauty and power of nature in unique, interesting ways.
The Malibu Country Mart is home to many local businesses, including Stoked Surfboards. Creator of Stoked Surfboards, Bobbi Bennett shared her business thoughts.
Body and Soul incorporates the five senses within a new piece of art, music, film or experience; the biggest blank slate giving light to the things that deserve it. Life and Arts Editor Beth Gonzales discusses her experience at The Gathering, a local church filled with the Pepperdine spirit.