Saturday, October 21, 2017

Con: Costumes cancel credibility

Halloween is just around the corner, and the October holiday is dedicated to trick-or-treating and costume. Costumes help define the holiday, but should not...

Pro: Costume my classmates

Fall has finally arrived. It is the season of scarves, pumpkin spice and decorating for the holidays. This means Halloween is right around the...

A call to end catcalling

In the 2016-17 school year, Pierce College had 20,618 enrolled students. 11,260 of those students were women. According to a Penn Schoen and Berland...

Letter to the editor: Free Speech Area

On Sept. 26, 2017, Attorney General Jeff Sessions commented on current litigation regarding Pierce student Kevin Shaw and the school's Free Speech Area. Sessions...

Con: Fill me up with fatty snacks

Vending machines shouldn’t be limited to healthy food options because the rate of people using the vending machines will decrease rapidly and create a...

Pro: Forego the fattening foods

When is the last time that you saw a healthy option on a stop during a road trip? We have it engrained in our...

More support for DACA

President Donald Trump announced his decision to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), creating anxiety and uncertainty for the mass of student recipients....

Pro: Talk dirty to me

Professors can speak however they want to. They are in charge of the classroom and the students. Professors set the rules, and students are...

Con: Censor my professor

Professors are to be respected, treated with courtesy, and definitely not cursed at. It's rude and disrespectful. It could get you tossed out of...

Con: Lost cause for laptops

Laptops are not only a distraction to both teacher and student, they have also been shown to decrease the amount of information a student...