Food nourishes the body, energizes the mind and touches the soul. News Assistant Liza Esquibias writes about how the joys of sharing a meal with friends mean more than meets the eye.
The Good News Column is back! In the first Good News piece of the fall 2021 semester, News Editor Emily Shaw shares what makes Pepperdine feel like home for her, or more like who.
The Good News column was born as a goal for Graphic staff to find the silver lining in a challenging time. News Editor Ashley Mowreader signs off the column with a reflection on the good news shared and hope for the future.
Many Pepperdine sophomores spent the past year at home, even though they planned to be abroad. Life & Arts Staff Writer and sophomore Addison Whiten shares how she made the most of her year “abroad” in Whitewright, Texas.
After spending nearly her entire life as a journalist and in a newsroom, PGM Director and Adviser Elizabeth Smith still thinks the news is good news. In the first piece she has ever published in the Graphic, Smith reflects on why the freedom of the press is really freedom for all.
When stress starts to overwhelm, the companionship of a pet can provide comfort and clarity. News Assistant Reagan Phillips shares the joys of evening walks with an overexcited golden retriever.
Under the watch of the moon, nighttime is a sacred period of renewal and rest. Copy Chief Tiffany Hall shares how she gains happiness during the darkest time of day.
COVID-19 cancelled plans and detoured college experiences, leaving discouraged and frustrated Pepperdine students in its wake. News Assistant Annabelle Childers shares how she learned to hold the future loosely and engage joyfully in the present.
The art of songwriting has brought the greatest joy and understanding of the world to artists all around. Life & Arts Assistant Editor Beth Gonzales shares her love for designing new melodies that have yet to be heard.
Pepperdine’s remote semesters have instilled a deeper appreciation for the Seaver community. Managing Editor Rowan Toke shares where she sees goodness in the Graphic.