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Center for the Arts Presents "Bob Peak: Master of the Movie Poster"

The Frederick R. Weisman Museum's summer exhibit, which will take place May 10 to August 3, will feature the work of Bob Peak, who designed posters for movies such as My Fair Lady, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Apocalypse Now. more


Waves Sand Volleyball Team Wins Second AVCA National Championship

On Saturday, May 3, for the second time in three seasons, the Pepperdine sand volleyball team raised the AVCA Collegiate Sand Volleyball National Championship trophy after defeating Florida State 3-2 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. more


Five Seaver Alumni Earn Prestigious Fulbright Scholarships

Five recent Seaver College graduates have joined the elite rank of Fulbright Scholars, one of the most prestigious scholarly awards worldwide. more


Tennis Head Coach Gualberto Escudero Steps Down After 37 Years

After 37 years as head coach of the Waves women's tennis team, Gualberto Escudero announced today he will step down from his current role at the end of the 2014 season. more


Princeton Review Names Pepperdine University One of the Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges in the Country

Pepperdine University was named one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the US and Canada in "The Princeton Review's Guide to 332 Green Colleges." more


Seaver College Hosts 2014 Commencement

Seaver College will host its 2014 commencement ceremony Saturday, Apr. 26, at 10:30 a.m. at Alumni Park, Malibu. more


Center for the Arts Presents Aimee Mann and Billy Collins

In a world premiere event, Oscar-nominated songwriter and indie music star Aimee Mann will team join former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins for an evening of acoustic music and spoken word/poetry at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Apr. 16, at Smothers Theatre. more


Pepperdine Chamber Choir Performs Pre-European Tour Concert

Pepperdine's top-tier auditioned choir will perform a repertoire of stunning, mostly a cappella sacred music Wednesday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. at Stauffer Chapel, Malibu. more


Office of the Chaplain Hosts University Easter Week Service

All community members are invited to the Annual Easter Service, sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain, held on Monday, Apr. 14, at 12:30 p.m. in Stauffer Chapel. more


Fine Arts Division and Mary Pickford Foundation Present "Up Against the Screen: New Music with Film"

On Saturday, Apr. 12, the Mary Pickford Foundation Music Project will culminate with a performance of three world premieres of the student composers' silent film scores at the outdoor Amphitheater on the Malibu campus. more


Center for the Arts Presents "Wonderment" Studio Art Thesis Exhibition

The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art will present "Wonderment -- The Studio Art Thesis Exhibition" from April 10 through April 26, 2014. more


Fine Arts Division Presents the Pepperdine Orchestra and Choir Masterworks Concert

The Pepperdine Orchestra and Concert Choir will perform together at the Masterworks Concert on Thursday, Apr. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Smothers Theatre. more


Rick Marrs Named Provost of Pepperdine University

Rick Marrs, dean of Seaver College, has been named the new provost of Pepperdine University. The appointment is effective August 1, 2014, upon the retirement of Darryl Tippens, who has served as Pepperdine's chief academic officer since 2001. more


Pepperdine Celebrates Sustainability With Earth Day 2014

Pepperdine's Center for Sustainability, along with Dining Services and the student-led Green Team, will host Pepperdine Earth Day festivities on Wednesday, Apr. 2, with an array of specialized booths and events at Mullin Town Square on the Malibu campus. more


Ken LaZebnik Presents "Hollywood Digs: An Archaeology of Shadows"

On Monday, Mar. 31, at 4 p.m. in the Payson Library Surfboard Room, Ken LaZebnik, director for Library Advancement and Public Affairs, will read from his new book, "Hollywood Digs: An Archaeology of Shadows." more