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Respect the Animal

So we get that we are spoiled.  We have lived on the stunning campus of Pepperdine University for nine years now, which just isn’t fair.  Perched high on a mountainside overlooking the Pacific Ocean in sunny Malibu, the campus is consistently ranked one of the most beautiful in the world.  360 more words

Original Essays

Details the difference for Purdue's Wasikowski



Mark Wasikowski sweats the details.

His baseball experience tells him that those things build a championship culture.

The new head baseball coach at… 633 more words


A Little Moderation

The Great Southern California Drought seems awfully wet nowadays.  I read that it will take several wet years to rescue SoCal from its drought condition, but you have to give it to January 2017 for trying to do it all at once.  382 more words

Original Essays

The teaching life & student evaluations

Having entered academia in my thirties, I sometimes wondered what it would have been like had I begun graduate school not long after college.  It was, after all, the pattern for the majority of my academic friends, peers, and colleagues.  1,868 more words


Pepperdine vs. Gonzaga Basketball

Here are a few photos for the AP from the game between Pepperdine and Gonzaga in Spokane, Wash. Gonzaga won 92-62. http://collegebasketball.ap.org/article/no-7-gonzaga-beats-pepperdine-92-62-wcc-opener 113 more words


What Do Will Rogers and Bowl Games Have in Common?

With bowl season just getting started and all the state schools playing in bowl games around the country it got me thinking about our states history with bowl games. 696 more words


'Twas the Week Before Winter Break (at Pepperdine Law School)

‘Twas the week before winter break, when all through the law school
Not a creature was discussing the best evidence rule;
The students’ exams were all printed with care, 494 more words