Pepperdine feels the strain of the declining pool of Church of Christ membership nationwide in its recruitment process. To combat this, Pepperdine utilizes programs like the Next Gen Preacher Search, Won by One and Crossways; however, this year’s fall enrollment census showed an alarming decrease in Church of Christ students.
Won by One
Won By One rings in the return of Small Studio Sessions.
Won By One members share the challenges and successes of being in an a cappella group in a virtual environment, as well as their excitement for future in-person performances throughout this semester. Group members said they can’t wait to reach out to communities on and off campus again.
Pepperdine offers a vast array of scholarship opportunities for incoming and current students that strengthen the University community. Students share their experiences as recipients of financial aid awards like the Regents’ Scholarship and Christian Leadership Award.
Photo courtesy of Becca Brackett From the moment she stepped on stage as a munchkin from the “Wizard of Oz” in second grade, freshman Becca Brackett knew she wanted to pursue music. “Music is my best form of communication,” Brackett said. “Communicating with music just gets things across in a way that talking never can.” […]