Friday, April 19, 2019

Pierce mascot frolics in front of fans

  Clarence the mascot tries to keep spirits up at a football game at Moorpark College Saturday Sept. 10, 2011. Photo: Jose Romero     It’s Saturday night...

Crossing over the ‘Bridge to Success’

While recent research reveals that roughly half of all high school seniors in the 50 largest cities in the U.S. don't graduate, Pierce College continues to try to persuade students who may have left their education early to return to school. A study released April 1 by America's Promise Alliance found that in the 2003-04 school year, the graduation rate in Los Angeles was at 43.

A Harvest Celebration

A Harvest Celebration Wednesday was the annual Pierce and Valley College Hillel Sukkot celebration at Pierce College. But this year the Pierce/Valley Hillel joined forces with the Chayalim club for the festivities. Sukkot is a joyous harvest celebration to give thanks for the earths bounty and is celebrated over a one week period.

James Thornton dies at 45; offensive coordinator

      James “Jimmer” Thornton was described by family, colleagues and students as a quiet person, but they all agreed on one thing: he loved football. He...

Latin American Culture and Literature Club

Celebrating and spreading Latino culture, the Latin American Culture and Literature Club pursues many methods beyond a simple club meeting to unite people interested...

Catching fire

While she gripped the metal fans with each at hand, she carefully lit the wicks as the flames ignited in a complete fury, then...

Electrifying education

Nestled in the confines of the Pierce College Village, the electronics program is yet another display of academic achievement found on campus. Emboldened by a recent departure from the decades-old bungalows, the program's professors strive to provide students with the opportunity to succeed in the constantly changing field of electronics.

Pierce’s Harvest Festival has something for everyone

This year Pierce is hosting the largest Halloween Harvest Festival in all of Southern California, now featuring an expanded six-acre corn maze. When you are...