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Student | Tiana GoodallThomas Jefferson once said, “An informed citizenry is at the heart of a dynamic democracy.” The gravity of these words have never felt greater than today. Social media has increasingly blurred the lines between what is real and what is a fallacy. Although some view Instagram hashtags for sponsored content as tacky, it is imperative that Instagram continues to inform their users of paid advertisements.

Prior to recently implemented measures, which inform consumers of sponsored content, many Instagram users had a very difficult time identifying an…

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  • Influencers | Social Media , Pepperdine Student Comments
  • Jan 29, 2018

To thine own audience, be true

Student | Elizabeth WellsFirstly, perception is very important in IMC and keeping the perception of others in mind during the trial process could help improve a case and the time in the courtroom.  During the trial process, this is exactly what the jury is doing as they listen to each side of the case.  They begin the process by knowing very little about what occurred, and they learn more and more by hearing the different arguments and listening to questions being asked and answered.  In IMC, it is important…

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  • Pepperdine Student Comments
  • Jan 24, 2018

Courts and can drives

Student | Gabbi RobinsonPeople v. Maldonado involves a middle-aged Hispanic man who carried an SDP Generation 1 Kriss Vector submachine gun into the Skyview Plaza in a black laptop case.  The gun was discharged while Maldonado was still in the lobby.  He left the crime scene, stowed his remaining magazines in the engine compartment of his car, then returned only to be arrested.  He was charged with violating Penal Codes 246.3-- negligent discharge of a firearm-- and 3231—the control of deadly weapons.  He fired the gun on the same…

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  • Influencers | Social Media , Pepperdine Student Comments
  • Jan 22, 2018

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