Friday, February 22, 2019

Day of the Dead hosted in Great Hall

Pierce celebrated Dia de los Muertos with help from the Chicano Student Movement of Aztlan (MECHA) club in the Great Hall. The holiday originates from...

Phi Theta Kappa

Honor society Phi Theta Kappa restarts its efforts to provide scholarships for students by working with the community and the school to raise money...

‘You can tell someone’s smiling’

She paints abstract art, writes calligraphy, has two cats and her favorite movie is "Mr. & Mrs. Smith." Although most of her interests are...

New professor brings social media into the classroom

Standing in front of the class, the teacher put on her black rectangular glasses and began to write with a red pen on the...

More than a collection of pretty pictures for these students

For comic book enthusiasts, graphic novels are more than a collection of pretty pictures. These visual anthologies are maps that teach readers how to...

From the screening room to the classroom

It’s a moment he’ll never forget. Sitting in the front row watching “2001: A Space Odyssey,” a budding film fanatic knew that movies would...

Physics professor to retire after 4 decades of teaching

William Duxler, one of Pierce’s prior Physics Department chairs, will be retiring after nearly 40 years of working with the school.   Duxler, who was chair...

Manure smells like shit

The Pierce College Manure team is the only community college team in the country that was selected to compete in the National Sustainable Design Expo on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on April 20. The team is in Washington, D.C., having left Friday to return on Monday.


Winter Arts Festival showcases pottery

An exhibit and sale of students’ pottery and ceramics creations illustrated Pierce College’s annual Winter Arts Festival on Dec. 1.   Walking up the stairs leading...

There’s a new sheriff in town

There’s a new sheriff in town.   Pierce College has recently hired Deputy Sheriff Bill Dunkin, who has worked as a sheriff 25 years.   After graduating from...