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.
Art by Peau Porotesano “I’m so busy,” is a phrase spoken at Pepperdine many times a day. Students often complain about their overbooked schedules and a hundred different exams. Yet, at the same time, many students still find time to watch hours of Netflix and go out with friends regularly. While some people really do […]
Senioritis isn’t always bad, but it shouldn’t be ignored.
Photo by Jeff Haas “As I was floating there, I thought about how my entire body and my mind were completely at the mercy of the sensory deprivation tank. But in that, God spoke to me and said ‘I am the one in control of your life, nothing else. Give up the reins to me, […]
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Photo courtesy of Vin Le With the beginning of the semester and homework already piling up, every student certainly deserves a weekend getaway, and Big Bear Lake is the perfect place to embrace the winter season. At little over a 100-mile drive, Big Bear may surprise you with the variety of activities it has. From […]
Adults learn can find new ways to be a kid
Have you ever gotten to the point where you are completely overwhelmed with work, classes, extracurriculars or whatever family situation is happening? Me too. What I have come to realize is that the more things piled on your plate, the less motivation you actually have to complete them. It feels as if the pile will […]
Photo Courtesy of Megan Duncan The one-stop shop for hammock needs Eno Double-Nest $70 As the cheapest option on the list, ENO certainly does not measure up to the rest in terms of quality, but if a quick, casual hammock is what you’re after, the DoubleNest is a reliable option. While this model is built […]
Art by Sacha Irick The sea interacts with the human body in mysterious ways. To those whose lives revolve around di-hydrogen monoxide — aka water — there is a certain point below the surface known as “neutral buoyancy.” At a specific depth, your body’s density matches the density of the water surrounding it, causing the […]