Monday, September 24, 2018

Umoja, unity in practice

Umoja means unity in Kiswahili. Umoja is also the name of a new program that will be offered on campus beginning this summer and...

Pierce College voted number one by Daily News readers

For the second year in a row Pierce College earned title of LA’s Best Community College, as voted on by readers of the Daily...

District encourages college to cooperate in the emergency drill Thursday

Los Angeles Community College District Safety and Emergency Services Manager William Ramirez sent out an email regarding the Great California Shakeout that will be...

Serving those who served us

Transitioning from the culture of military life to civilian life can be tough for some veterans. On Nov. 9, the Veterans Resource Center opened its...

Academic Senate introduces acting president

Sheri Berger introduced herself to the senate as the acting president of Pierce College.   She reported the status of choosing a new college president...

Standing up by kneeling

In the middle of controversy, football and politics collided in a heated debate that has addressed racial tension with law enforcement. Pierce’s Blatigenous club discussed...

Big Teacher is watching you online

Academic honesty is stressed in pursuit of higher education, yet students find ways to cheat in class or in an online course. But professors at...

The juicy details, ASO funds startup

A cup of juice may help a Pierce student on their path to success in the business world. The Business Economics Student Association (BESA)...

Heated discussions; political moves

Pierce alumni are running to represent the Woodland Hills district and are encouraging students to become more involved in politics by voting and through...

Zero cost textbooks available

One program that can help improve student success has been gaining traction, but some faculty don’t know it exists. Open Educational Resources (OER) strives...