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Students to engage in the power of public speaking

Students interested in informative and persuasive speaking will get the opportunity Friday, May 20, to gain critical thinking skills with the fourth annual…

LA’s mayor proposes one year of free community college education to new LAUSD grads

New Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) graduates will receive one year of free community college education effective in 2017, if Mayor Eric…

Telescope night shows the galaxy through a lens

Telescope night will provide the opportunity to view Jupiter, the moon, birthplaces of stars, binary stars and a galaxy or two on Thursday,…

Pierce College’s Town Hall discusses societal issues

Pierce College’s Town Hall discusses societal issues

397 students participated in this year’s Town Hall that took place on Friday, May 6 to discuss solutions to societal issues. Town Hall…

Assembly approves the banning of tobacco in all CCC and CSU

Use of tobacco in all forms, including electronic cigarettes and vapes, will be banned at California community colleges and state universities, effective 2018.…

Transfer Celebration for graduating students took place on the Brahma Mall

Transfer students were celebrated May 5 on the Brahma Mall from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to recognize their academic achievements and encourage…

Brahma Cafe on the way

Brahma Cafe on the way

Brahma Cafe is the new name of the coffee shop on campus after the Pierce College Student Store did not renew its contract…

Pierce students attend UCLA’s 17th STOMP Conference

Pierce students attend UCLA’s 17th STOMP Conference

More than 1,000 Southern California community college students, including 24 Brahmas gathered Friday April 29 at the 17th Student Transfer Outreach and Mentor…

Pierce gets ready to host its spring semester Day of Politics

Pierce College is inviting all interested students to drop by the Great Hall, and participate in its spring semester Day of Politics from…

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The Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society awarded the recipients of the Golden Apple Award during the Faculty Appreciation Banquet on May 11, 2016 in the Great Hall. One…

The Pierce College annual spring dance concert will showcase 16 original choreographed dance pieces where the audience members can expect to be captivated by raw and personal stories.…

The Cinco de Mayo celebration, hosted by the MEChA club for the first time, included a variety of dances accompanied by food, where both students and faculty came…

The goal of the Pierce college Pre-Veterinary club is to  help current pre-vet students to achieve their goal of being accepted to vet school by providing information and…

Drum cadences resonated through the doors of the Great Hall Wednesday evening as club members welcomed the Pierce College community to a free movie screening of “Cesar Chavez.”…

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What would you add to Pierce College?

Roundup reporters Nadine Gostantian and Dane Igharas asks the students of Pierce College what they would like to see added to the campus in this…

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Aspiring actress and Anthropology Society president dreams to be the best of both worlds

Aspiring actress and Anthropology Society president dreams to be the best of both worlds

The years students spend in college are meant to be eye opening and prepare them for the real world. For Anthropology major and aspiring actress Ekeme Ekanem, balancing…

Dancing his way to a kinesiology major

Dancing his way to a kinesiology major

In Pierce’s northern gym, a group of nine students pays close attention to their 18-year-old choreographer, Patrick Ramos, as he demonstrates the carefully constructed movements they will soon…

A strong voice for all to hear

A strong voice for all to hear

Evan Henzi, 22, sits at a grand piano in room 3400 of the music department, playing and singing an original song called “Alien,” which incorporates themes of romance…

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E.N.C.O.R.E The Details are in the Pattern

The E.N.C.O.R.E program offers an opportunity for members of the community to take non-credit quilting classes at Pierce College on Wednesdays and Fridays. Rita Strimer,…

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The last chapter for London’s greatest fictitious detective

The actors are readied and the stage is set at the Pierce College Performing Arts Mainstage…

Food Review: Hook Burger

Food Review: Big Mama’s and Papa’s Pizza

Food Review: Futaba Japanese Restaurant

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Allow gun safety course

Guns are dangerous in the hands of people who do not possess the knowledge of how…

More “study abroad” courses please

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Pierce needs a fashion program

There is a growing number of high-value jobs being offered in a $1.2 trillion global industry…

Pro: Campus needs an intercom system

Con: No need for intercom system

Pro: Students should be more responsible for campus cleanliness

Con: Students are not janitors


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