Students and staff breakdown how they stay connected to their faiths as Pepperdine begins a second remote semester. With in-person resources like Spiritual Life Advisors and convocation absent, students seek community and spiritual growth through virtual student-led ministries and interpersonal connection.
Rabbi in Residence Ari Schwarzberg enriches Jewish and Christian students’ learning experience with mentorship and convocation opportunities.
Crossroads hosted their first community convocation event, titled “State of Grace: LGBTQ+ and Christianity,” April 2
Students will enrich their college experiences when they approach Convocation events with a positive outlook.
Pepperdine Veritas Club is holding a conversation on the meaning of Evangelicalism in the modern world as its annual forum
Guest Speaker Volf speaks on how religion can heal rather than divide
Photos by Milan Loiacono Newsweek’s 2012 Number One Rabbi in America Rabbi David Wolpe spoke at a convocation event in the Fireside Room on Thursday. In his lecture, Wolpe described the Jewish faith’s view on the Messiah and salvation, drawing comparisons between Judaism and Christianity’s beliefs. “The essence of uncertainty when it comes to death […]
Seaver faculty openly discuss questions they have wrestled with spiritually and intellectually at “When Learning Rocks Your Faith”
Graphic by Nate Barton Six members of the Pepperdine community signed a controversial letter addressing race-relation issues within the church published in The Christian Chronicle. The letter, published Aug. 30, asks for increased dialogue among ethnic minorities, specifically African-Americans, and the rest of the church population on the wrongs of the past Civil Rights movement […]
Art by Christine Nelson Binge-watching series and television shows seems like the norm for college students as they bide their time between classes, relax around apartments and residence halls or even on the weekends as they try to forget that they have a test Monday morning at 8 a.m. In fact, binge-watching asserts the notion […]