Sunday, January 20, 2019

UCLA peer mentor strikes at the heart of transfer fears

The Pierce College Transfer Center brought in University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Peer Mentor Monday to inform students on the transfer process and...

Location of the 2017 Graduation in discussion

The Academic Senate had its first meeting this semester on Monday Feb. 13 to discuss the location of the upcoming commencement ceremony. Shepard Stadium...

On shaky ground

In its 48 year history, the foundation has helped students and faculty alike financially, but now it struggles to keep its head above water. Founded...

Pierce hosts Denim Day to prevent sexual assault and violence

Denim Day returns to Pierce College today for its 14th anniversary in Los Angeles, nearly the age of the girl who inspired the cause.   The...

Students lobby for new degree

When students transfer from Pierce, they can now move on to greener pastures with the Animal Science Transfer degree. Pierce College recently approved and is...

Library to be open for finals and winter

Pierce College’s winter intersession was approved in October, but whether or not the Library / Learning Center will be open during has yet to...

District’s board votes on resolution to implement moratorium on ‘fracking’

Pierce College sits uncomfortably close to the epicenter of the Jan. 17, 1994 earthquake in Northridge, Calif. that killed 60, injured more than 7,000,...

Janitors are becoming scarce

The janitorial staff is not cleaning Pierce College as well as they should, according to members of the Pierce College Council (PCC). Several PCC members...

Obama announces plan to eliminate community college tuition

A new initiative by President Obama could eliminate tuition fees for students in their first two years of community college, which includes those at...