Saturday, February 16, 2019

Unclassified/student worker shake up

Both student and unclassified workers will be undergoing changes that will affect hiring and employment standards for jobs on campus. Under Assembly Bill 2160 community...

Professor ratings simmer down

  In the world of higher education, something as mundane as a chili pepper has become a brand for prejudice. RateMyProfessors.com, a website where college...

Affordable resources increased

The OER initiative is gaining momentum, as the amount of sections providing open educational resources has almost doubled since this past Spring. This fall there...

The Transportation and Mobility Fair

Getting to and from school shouldn’t be as hard as it is at Pierce College. The Transportation/Mobility Fair gave students unique alternatives to getting to...

Changes to funding model

*Correction: The sentence that reads "One way to put on emphasis on adult enrollment if through Outreach programs" should say: One way to put...

The Motorman comes to Pierce

  Life can take you down multiple unexpected routes that deviate from your original track. Radio Show Host Leon Kaplin was a guest speaker for...

Guided Pathways expands

Students have access to an academic highway that allows them to get to their educational goals faster. Pierce College has taken the initiative to go...

Portfolium bridges communication gap

While it may not be proper for students and teachers to be friends on Facebook, there's a new platform to connect the two groups....

Students missing out on outdoor study space

Group studying and projects are supposed to be full of lively conversations, but this is something that can’t be done in the quiet library....

The savings on the metro bus go round and round

The University Pass system, which has found student success, will soon extend to staff to make public transportation more affordable. U-Pass is a metro card...