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why Pepperdine is my dream school!!!!!

Its a dream. College. But wait, why do i smell salty air??? B/c my college is on the ocean! Pepperdine is literally my fantasy. If you ever watched Zoey 101 during your childhood, it is a known fact that Pepperdine is/was PCA.  155 more words

2016 WLA/MFT Campus Practicum Mentor Fair

by Rebecca Reed and Her Clinical Training Staff

On Tuesday night, March 15th, 2016, GSEP’s LMFT/LPCC Clinical Training Department hosted an annual Practicum Mentor Fair during the Preparing for Practicum class (Psy 661).  192 more words


2016 Irvine Campus Practicum Mentor Faire

\ˈprak-ti-kəm\ a word frequently heard on the graduate level and usually synonymous with students seeking professions in teaching, nursing or in our case psychotherapy.  It involves working in the area of study and applying the knowledge that has been obtained during coursework.  355 more words


First Day, Fresh Start

After four wonderful years as Dean of Students at Pepperdine School of Law, I am transitioning to a completely new position as Dean of Graduate Programs.  434 more words

Original Essays

A prayer for graduates with a nod to stepparents

Yesterday was commencement at my institution, which coincided with the 41st anniversary of the Fall of Saigon.  The day before saw the baccalaureate service and academic receptions for the graduates and their families. 971 more words


Your Time Will Come

A friend introduced me to the music of Johnny Clegg several years ago, and I am eternally grateful.  Clegg’s official website describes him as a “dancer, anthropologist, singer, songwriter, academic, activist and French knight” and that he “campaigned against the injustice of apartheid South Africa and been instrumental in putting the new South Africa on the map as a cultural ambassador.”  Pretty cool, right? 435 more words


Variety's 2016 Mentor of the Year: Pepperdine Professor Craig Detweiler

Students who attend classes taught by Craig Detweiler — Variety’s 2016 Mentor of the Year — are getting more than just an education in film. 837 more words