While we celebrate the 75th anniversary of Pepperdine University, we recognize that for over 40 years, the Graduate School of Education and Psychology has been preparing students for lives of purpose, service, and leadership.
Spring-Summer 2012 Volume 29 No 1
At Westside Global Awareness Magnet School in the Marina del Rey community of Los Angeles, Bangert shows us how he uses nature as a catalyst for comprehension.
A friendship made at Pepperdine University has become a partnership for international good works.
James Sulton III recently discussed his career in aviation and his commitment to providing aviation opportunities for other minorities.
Effective education requires the involvement of students, teachers, parents, and the community. Students and teachers must work together to make effective education possible.
The DELT program at GSEP has afforded me many opportunities, due to its unique design and commitment to diversity and the success of all students.
Sydney Brazile, Maya Lohith, and Samantha Sorkin have been awarded scholarships for the CCTE through GSEP.
The GSEP Superintendent Advisory Council is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. George J. McKenna III, superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), Local District 7 as the recipient of the 2012 Superintendent of the Year award.
Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology is a proud sponsor of the 2012 Hawaii International Conference on Education (HICE).
California State University, Northridge hired Dr. Joannie Busillo-Aguayo (EdD ’10) as an assistant professor in the Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling.
Oklahoma Christian University (OCU) announced that GSEP alumnus Dr. Nathan Mellor (MDR ’05, EdD ’08) has been named vice president for community engagement and chief of staff.
Adjunct faculty of psychology Dr. Gregory Canillas was recently appointed to the Commission on Youth and Children by Long Beach mayor Bob Foster, and was confirmed by the Long Beach City Council.
Dr. Eric Hamilton, associate dean of education for GSEP secured a $420,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) research.
Dr. Earnestine Thomas-Robertson has been selected as the second annual recipient of the GSEP Waves of Service Award.
The CEO of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital (NMCH), Mrs. Sibongile Mkhabela, presented the GSEP Diversity Council Lecture “Giving Voice and Dignity to the African Child.”
Associate Professor of Psychology Dr. Miguel E. Gallardo created Aliento The Center for Latina/o Communities located at GSEP’s Irvine Graduate Campus.
Recent publications from GSEP Faculty and Alumni.
Gilbert Robles has been appointed to the California Board of Parole Hearings, Edgar Angulo was honored with the 2012 Pepperdine CABE Visionary Award.
I enjoy being able to share the experience of hiking and meditation – two things that I’m personally passionate about—and I like connecting people to each other.