Friday, February 22, 2019

Mr. McMillan and Pierce

History buffs often draw inspiration from the world’s greatest figures: Socrates, Albert Einstein or Joan of Arc. But for Richard McMillan, his inspiration was...

The pack mentality

  Most clubs on campus are designed to bring people of similar interests together, but one club sends its members across the state for a...

Of the people and for the people

Few who seek to offer aid to the less fortunate can truly empathise with those who find themselves in dire circumstances. However, Tricia Robbins...

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...

Forty and all its glory

During four decades at Pierce College change has been dramatic. Associate Vice President Larry Kraus has seen much of it unfold from the decline...

Abiding by ‘chemistry-TRY’

Oftentimes, the issue with effectively learning new material is the lack of confidence students have in the subject. Benny Ng, an instructor of chemistry...

Music speaks to her

At 16 years old, most high school students don’t know their future path. Garineh Avakian was nearly a dropout, but because her parents recognized and...

Present and accounted for

Poised over a table of accounting students in the tutoring center, Talar Hanounek’s bright eye contact and brighter smile suggests a focused woman. But...

The crown jewel, India

The Miss India America Pageant hadn’t crowned a biracial winner for 25 years until Pierce student India LaRoda won the title this August at...

Alice helps create a wonderland

There wasn't an established queer community on campus until Alice Payne and others formed the Queer Brahma Collective, a club that provides a safe...