Photo by Sylvia Hartley The Healthy 2020 Coalition plans to introduce a new program called Healthy Happy Hour during dead week this semester to encourage students to eat healthy, take part in activities, meet new people and have fun. Campus Recreation Assistant Director Denton Jones said the main goal for the kickoff event is to engage students. “Details we’re still … [Read more...] about Healthy Happy Hour Will Encourage Healthy Living
Photo by Sylvia Hartley The Student Government Association has allocated $13,000 to fund a new touch screen ordering system in the Caf. Sodexo estimated the total cost for the touch screens is $30,000. Sodexo told SGA that they plan to donate $15,000 to the initiative, making the current funds raised $28,000. “SGA’s senate for 2013-2014 believed that one of the major … [Read more...] about SGA Touch Screen Ordering Slated for Caf
Photo by Sylvia Hartley Students are allegedly occupying faculty-designated spots in gated lots on campus, according to professors. The issue has been noted by Seaver Faculty Association President and Associate Professor of Religion Ronald Cox, who is spearheading an effort to ensure parking spaces on campus are being properly utilized. Deputy Director of Public Safety … [Read more...] about Illegal Parking: How are Students Getting In?
Photos by Sylvia Hartley Wednesday, Jan. 14 was the day that Pepperdine students and faculty lay down in solidarity. Wednesday, Jan. 14 was the day that some Waves took part in responding to the issues brought up by the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases. It was the first Die-In Pepperdine has seen. For first-year School of Law student Brittany Hughes specifically, Jan. … [Read more...] about Die-in Peaceful Protest
Photos by Sylvia Hartley After 30 years of teaching at Pepperdine, Professor of Business Policy Venkatachalam “V” Seshan said he is retiring at the end of the spring semester with the goal of spending more time with his family. One of Seshan’s greatest claims to Pepperdine fame is that he implemented the first capstone class here at Pepperdine, which began in 1986. The … [Read more...] about Professor Retires after 30-Year Career