The Waves Effect is a fully integrated, student-run communications agency dedicated to building creative, strategic, and effective campaigns that meet the professional needs of our clients. Our leaders are committed to inspiring change in the communities we serve.

The Waves Effect team is made up of students who are passionate about communications, marketing, advertising, public relations and multimedia. Using our distinct skills and expertise, our uniquely comprehensive agency works alongside clients to meet their needs in creating effective, strategic communications campaigns.

The agency allows students the opportunity to translate classroom learning into real world experiences and professional campaigns that serve the Pepperdine community and the greater Malibu area.

The Waves Effect provides various services, including but not limited to:

Planning strategic communication campaigns

Promoting special events, fundraising activities and /or advocacy campaigns

Creating brochures, posters, websites, news releases, and other promotional materials

Creating and managing Facebook, Twitter, and other social media presences

Writing feature story drafts and pitches for student and local media outlets