Friday, August 17, 2018

Streetbeat: Armed Campus

What are the benefits, if any, of having an armed campus? “I think it would be safer, maybe the teacher could disable the shooter.” -Gerardo Sanchez,...

Pro: Testing, this is only a test

Athletes should have no reason to be afraid of taking a drug test if they are innocent. There should be no problems giving a...

Con: Internet Access

When a student is focused on a lesson that their professor is teaching and automatically becomes distracted by the student sitting next to them,...

Difranco latest work borders on failure

Soothing, relaxing, jazzy and mellow describes Ani Difranco's sound throughout her album "Reprieve." "Hypnotized" the opener does just what it says. The song lingers the listener in and makes them feel at ease. The smooth sound of her guitar allows you to drift into relaxation and takes you into another world.

Pro: Psych Visits

Some students may say that they have no problems and their lives are filled with nothing but positivity, but that statement is a pipe...

Please: No ants in my pants

Using a public restroom is always an awkward experience. The thin metal walls that separate you from another uncomfortable stranger during your most vulnerable moment of the day are enough to make anyone hold their urges until they arrive back at home. Many students attend classes at Pierce College in large bulks of time.

Better promotion for successful events

A successful event requires proper promotion, both on and off campus. The Farmwalk would have been better attended if it was better advertised. This...

Can’t we all just get along

Over the last month two qualified woman, Vice President of Academic Policy Kathy Oborn and Vice President of Curriculum Margarita Pillado, placed senators and...