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Updated: Campus Evacuation – gets all clear to return to classes

Reporting by: Tracy Wright, Kristen Aslanian, Diego Barajas, Calvin Alagot, Ethan Hanson   Update: 2:15 p.m. Authorities arrested the 26-year-old, male suspect and…

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Delivering Health [Oct. 15] The Department of Anthropological and Geographical Sciences Colloquia Series presents Delivering Health: In Search of an Appropriate Model for…

Protest at Board of Trustees meeting

Nearly 300 students, chefs and graduates showed up to the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) Board of Trustees meeting to protest the…

Persian festival to celebrate ancient Iranian/Zoroastrian holiday

Los Angeles-based, Persian satellite-television network Royal Time TV will host its third annual Persian Festival to honor Mehregan, an ancient Iranian and Zoroastrian…

GSA Club fall events

Pierce College’s Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) club will host an all-day event, fundraiser, and discussion panel on three separate days to support and…

California community college bachelor’s degree pilot program

California became the 20th state to offer bachelor’s degrees at community colleges when Gov. Jerry Brown signed Calif. Senate Bill 850 on Sunday, Sept.…

Pierce gets around $1.9 million from state for new hires and other needs

Pierce College will receive $1.9 million from the state for new hires and instructional equipment, Pierce College President Kathleen Burke said at the…

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Pierce College will be hosting its second free Science, Imaging and Astronomy Expo for all ages with new exhibits including Zooniverse, several planetarium shows and ending the day’s events…

    The Los Angeles Baroque Players cut through a dry autumn afternoon like a smooth breeze on Oct. 2, performing a number of classical compositions in MUS…

Artist traced their creative linages at Meet Your Mentors: Faculty Exhibition 2014 Sept. 25. Attendees enjoyed art music, food, and wine during the opening reception. The Art and…

The Topanga Vintage Market held another enjoyable event at Pierce College with vendors selling antique collectables, jewelry, and memorabilia on Sunday, Sept. 28. Every last Sunday of the…

The Pierce College concert series began Thursday, Sept. 25 with two former students performing their solely instrumental music to a full audience. Associate professor James Bergman has been…

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Interview with Seth Shostak of SETI Institute

  Seth Shostak, Senior Astronomer at the SETII Institute, was one of the many speakers giving a lecture during the SIA Expo at Pierce College…

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Student works towards helping sick horses

A Pierce College student starting in his third semester finds himself  juggling his curriculum and work helps aid sick horses back to health as he realizes there’s is…

New choir coach warms up her students

Filling her lungs with air as she exhaled manipulative tones through her vocal chords to make music. This is what Anastasia Glasheen hopes to do for the rest…

Rise of The Giants

Daria Matza is an adjunct professor at Pierce College but also recently co-directed a documentary with her husband, Mark Devendorf, called “Rise of the Giants.” Matza has been…

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PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Campus locked down due to possible threat

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Campus locked down due to possible threat

Pierce College was evacuated on Thursday Oct. 16 after threatening posts were made on Facebook according to Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department and campus officials. The…

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Pierce students attend concert by The Varied Trio

Pierce students attend concert by The Varied Trio

Students crammed into an auditorium atop a hill at the Pierce College campus to get their…

Award-winning artist refines skills at Pierce

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Antiquated add slips are an annoyance

Antiquated add slips are an annoyance

People in the modern world communicate electronically. However, Pierce College students still add classes during the…

Increased food fees cause budget bane

Opinion View all

Pro: Proposition 47

It is a waste of government funds to hold petty theft criminals and substance abusers under…

Con: Proposition 47

Community colleges should offer bachelor’s degrees

Men must police themselves to cutback harassment

Pro: Plastic bag ban


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