Thursday, February 21, 2019

New technology is delayed

Tempers flared and voiced were raised regarding technological advancement at the Nov. 29 Pierce College Council (PCC) meeting. Faculty were told that within a year...

Reserves not enough to pay deficit

Pierce is facing a budget deficit for the first time in more than 30 years. Faculty discussed the issue Nov. 19 at Academic Senate. Interim President...

President search underway

While Interim President Larry Buckley continues to preside over Pierce College, the search for a new full-time president is underway as students and staff...

Website prepares for construction

While charts and maps help explorers find their destinations, the Pierce website helps students navigate campus resources. After years of using the current Pierce College...

No time to adjust to schedule

By Alexis Canelo, Angelica Lopez and Nick Martinez Sometimes the bigger decisions on campus are the ones that don’t get made. Faculty are currently not allowed...

Comfort on Canvas

One of the more unintentionally funny parts of class is when teachers inadvertently mispronounce a student's name. This can be alleviated with the new...

Stay safe on campus, there’s an app for that

Students can now find safety in anonymity when they report crimes with the Rave Guardian app. Various colleges, such as the University of Pennsylvania and...

Car battery thefts on the rise

Cars parked on the Pierce campus have recently been the target of petty theft. An unidentified suspect stole car batteries from five cars on Thursday,...

California still burning

As the fall winds kicked up to a gusty 86 mph (near hurricane speeds) combined with the dry November air, it was a perfect...

Give them shelter

For the first time, Pierce College became a designated evacuation center for the Red Cross, accepting anyone seeking safety from the Ventura County fires,...