Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Can you say Paraskevidekatriaphobia?

Everyone knows about Friday the 13th, but do we know why we fear it?


All cell phones off please

A fail. A zero. Suspension. Possible expulsion. An Academic Dishonesty Report on file. These are the possible disciplinary actions for cheating. The decision to cheat or not to cheat remains fully in the student's own hands. The consequences can be severe and may end up costing a lot in the long run.

Southern California’s bi polar weather

Everyone is enjoying the sun Wednesday Feb 8.   The temperature will continue to rise into the 70’s.   The previous day it rained, and most people refrained...

A complete 180


Julliard alum raises music appreciation

  On the Pierce College campus, music is crackling through the blown-out speakers at The Freudian Sip, shaking the license plate frames of subwoofer-armed cars,...

Plane crash hero acts out of instinct

Driving down Zelzah Avenue, Erick Rodriguez Jr., 20, thought he saw a remote control plane out of the corner of his eye.   But this was...

Like a moth to a flame, he’s drawn to the job

While it has been expressed in different forms, the idea that if you love what you do then your job is not work has...

Statistics taught with a fun twist

The course description for statistics may seem dry or unappealing, but in the hands of a lighthearted teacher, it can be fun and accessible. Psychology...

A song for a different stage

Hair as black as raven feathers, arms tattooed with skulls and facial piercings to match, Justin Emord emits the typical rocker appearance which alludes...

For the love of film and friends

A shared passion attracts a diverse collection of creative minds into one room. Writers, directors, actors and fans come together to enjoy and create...