Friday, November 16, 2018

New hires on the horizon

Plans of a hiring freeze were cancelled as the Academic Senate Committee is now   accepting applications for ten new hires, which are expected to be...

Tax prep program back for all

The annual Voluntary Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) is back to offer free tax preparation to both students and non-students. Through the program, which is located in Room 3218 of the Business Education Building, Business 10 students offer free income tax preparation for anyone making less than $40,000 a year.

The Pierce College Farm Center cutting annual corn maze

Corn grows tall in preparation for Harvest Festival. Photo: Kevin Reynolds   As you drive down Victory Blvd. you can already see the corn growing in...

Wi-Fi on campus now requires password

  A new password protected Wi-Fi system which allows students internet access throughout the campus was enabled Monday, March 3. The new Wi-Fi system requires students...

PACE paves path for busy students

An insurance broker. A tutor for deaf children. A loan officer. These are some of the Pierce College students juggling work and school who have found a path to higher education that suits their unique needs in the Pierce Accelerated College Education (PACE) program.

Pierce Civil War re-enactment canceled at homeowners’ request

  Pierce College's  annual Civil War re-enactment, which has taken place in the Farm Center for the past three years, has been cancelled by the...

Orange Line crash near Pierce

A car ran a red light and was struck by an Orange Line bus at the intersection of Victory Boulevard and Mason Avenue Thursday...

Academic Senate votes in new president

Additional reporting: Raymond Garcia   Pierce College faculty senators voted Monday for the succession of the vice president of academic policy to president of the senate,...

Strong winds trashing the campus

High winds have created a mess on the Pierce College campus.   Winds blowing hard from the North at 24 mph are knocking over trashcans, and...

Pierce College welcomes new administrators and faculty

Freshman were not the only  newcomers welcomed to Pierce College as 18 new administrators and faculty were welcomed to campus on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Of the...