Gabrielle Salgado completed the reporting for this story in Jour 241 under the supervision of Dr. Christina Littlefield and Dr. Theresa de los Santos. Dr. Littlefield supervised the web version of the story that ran in Pepperdine Graphic. Dr. de los Santos supervised the visual package here.
Pepperdine junior Launnie Phillips experiences waves of fear daily. She fears for Black family members and friends amid police shootings and protests. She worries about the impact of COVID-19 on family income. And she wonders […]
Many Pepperdine students have grappled with the unexpected changes COVID-19 had on their families and communities. But for the Hispanic community, the impact of COVID-19 has been quantifiably higher, as Latinos died at higher rates […]
A generation of students predisposed to mental health issues struggle to keep up with a semester of remote learning
With a second semester of online classes in full swing, a devastating global pandemic, wildfires ravaging the West Coast and a particularly polarized election, it’s no surprise that the rates of depression and anxiety disorders […]