Student arrested for DUI Photos by Ali Levens Controversy permeates modern news, and the Graphic is no exception. Over the past 10 years, the Graphic faced criticism for a variety of articles, from reporting on student DUI arrests to sharing video content of a crash on PCH to a special edition on drugs. Three former Graphic journalists break down the controversial … [Read more...] about Former Graphic Journalists Reflect On Controversial Reporting
Graphic by Falon OpsahlMy boyfriend asked if he could go after him, the man staring at us. I said “no.” I knew violence was not the answer. My heart dropped. My boyfriend’s hands shook, and rage was etched into his face. We sat there with a bitter taste in our mouths and stomachs that no longer craved the food for which we had been starving just moments … [Read more...] about When Racism Strikes, Are You Ready?
Photos by Jenna Aguilera Note from the writer: As a woman of mixed African descent, I have been on a journey to love my naturally curly, coiled, thick and fro-tastic hair. In my family, the beauty standard was when you go out, you always look your best, which meant having my hair chemically straightened with a relaxer. I was taught to look presentable, professional and … [Read more...] about I Am Not My Hair – Currents Magazine Spring 2015
Photos by Breanna Grigsby The body of a man was found on the beach at the 20500 Block of Pacific Coast Highway at 1:30 p.m. today. This is near Moonshadows Malibu. According to Los Angeles Sherriff’s Department Homicide the death of the John Doe has not yet been ruled a homicide. LASD has not yet released more details on the case. Follow up for updates as they come … [Read more...] about BREAKING: Body of John Doe found on the beach
GRO and the LGBT Legal Society had their first mixer on Jan. 10 hosted by Pepperdine alumni Pandora Vanderpump Sabo and Jason Sabo. GRO and the LGBT Legal Society will host their next event on Jan. 30. Graziadio Reaching OUT, the George L. Graziadio School of Business and Management LGBT networking and professional developement student group, will be hosting "GRO … [Read more...] about Graziadio School Recognizes LGBT Club Reaching OUT