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For Trudi

I lost a dear friend (and former boss), Trudi Behr, two weeks ago. She affected my life in teeny tiny ways and very big ways. She taught me everything I needed to know about being professional; she also taught me how to navigate nail salons in New York (back in the 80s, when they were novel) and Nordstrom’s. 1,195 more words

Cougars drop hard fought road game to Waves

The BYU Cougars dropped another game on the road Saturday night as they were beaten by the Pepperdine Waves 71-65.

BYU and Pepperdine played a tough hard fought game that saw 18 lead changes and 17 ties. 98 more words

Basketball

WCC releases revised bracket for 2016 conference tournament

With the Pacific men’s basketball program not eligible to compete in this year’s WCC tournament after the school self-imposed a postseason ban as a result of an ongoing NCAA investigation, the conference had to make a quick revision to its bracket for the event. 91 more words

West Coast Conference

Brothers and Sisters

“Let us all hope that the dark clouds of racial prejudice will soon pass away and the deep fog of misunderstanding will be lifted from our fear-drenched communities, and in some not too distant tomorrow the radiant stars of love and brotherhood will shine over our great nation with all their scintillating beauty.” – Martin Luther King, Jr., Letter from a Birmingham Jail (April 16, 1963) 315 more words

Original Essays

#5 'Bows get revenge against Pepperdine

MALIBU, Calif. – The No. 5 University of Hawai’i men’s volleyball team avenged a loss to No. 12 Pepperdine one night earlier with a four-set win, Saturday in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation match at Firestone Fieldhouse. 384 more words

Sports

I speak with my hands!

I just had a really good semester in the classroom, the best at Pepperdine.  In the first two years, I had some good classes and even three or four great ones: “great” means you cannot ask for more.  2,137 more words

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