International student veterans share their stories
NewsWaves Anchor Logan Hall caught up with city councilman Jefferson “Zuma Jay” Wagner to learn more about his personal efforts in keeping our streets and oceans clean.
Major league baseball commemorated the 40th anniversary of the Vietnam war by recognizing veterans during the World Series. NewsWaves reporter Kayiu Wong has the story of one of these local veterans and how he uses his past to inspire the present.
Students, faculty and alumni came together to participate in one of Pepperdine’s most beloved traditions
Incoming Freshman Christina Stratton embodies what it means to be a true Pepperdine student, actively living out the University’s mission of purpose, service, and leadership in her daily life.
Photos By Addy Rogers Gray Wilking is outfitted in a long-sleeved flannel shirt, rain pants and hiking boots, despite the fact that it’s only 9 a.m. and almost 80 degrees. On this particularly sunny day in October, her job involves leading a small group of Pepperdine volunteers through freshly planted rows of asparagus, citrus trees, […]
Photo courtesy of JJ Wong The Week of Peace, Hope and Justice continues through Saturday, with several events and talks focused on community and service. To host the week, the Volunteer Center partnered with the Intercultural Affairs Office to promote racial and social equality, solidarity and community. Tonight, School of Law Professor Jeff Baker and […]
Short term missions aren’t the great good they appear to be
There is something about the air. The curvature of the rock. The impossible blue of the Pacific. It represents the dawn of so many things — notebooks rising to page one, faces reclaiming the plaza, new names, a new microwave oven, a speech, a dance, Malibu population 13,042. It is a welcome for some and […]
Photos by Allison Hubbard More than 1,000 students woke up early to serve in the 26th annual Step Forward Day last Saturday. Student groups, dorms, sororities, fraternities and more volunteered with numerous organizations in the Los Angeles and Ventura Counties as part of Pepperdine’s charitable event. “Single days like this accomplish a lot of tasks,” […]