The spring 2017 issue of Pepperdine Magazine highlights the unexpected journey. School of Public Policy professor Christian McGuigan examines the strategic social, psychological, and political connections between culture and media; Peggy Grande (’89) unveils a behind-the-scenes look at the life and presidency of Ronald Reagan; and soccer player Lynn Williams (’15) shares how she secured herself a spot on the US Women’s National Team.



A psychologists's lifelong desire to minister to families ignites a higher calling
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