Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Withdrawal dates in need of reform

A constant worry for college students and faculty each semester are drop dates that could potentially hinder their performance. One way this could be fixed would...

Pro: Pierce should have furlough days

Some students and professors spend the majority of their day at school. Week in and week out, the routine stays the same and for...

Pro: Professor’s age affects teaching

There are a great deal of treasures in this world that get better with time; none such like an experienced professor with a passion...

Pro: More lockdown drills needed to better prepare campus and students

Just as schools across America practice fire and earthquake drills, a more frequent lockdown drill should also be practiced by Pierce students and staff. Lockdown...

Teaching by the least common denominator

Jim is a professional. He works hard every day to do the best job he can on any given project and his customers have reaped the rewards of his natural talent and the pains he takes for his work. Bob works alongside Jim; he's unmotivated, not particularly talented and puts in minimal effort.

Pro: Black Friday

A day after we are treated with delicious turkey and other tasty foods stuffed into our bellies we are again treated with another grand...

Just who’s peeking at your Space when you’re not looking?

MySpace is Everybody's Space. More than 60 million people use MySpace to promote their music, develop relationships and talk dirty with their friends from the privacy of their own homes. What they don't realize is that MySpace is really "Everybody's Space," including sexual predators searching for teens and employers spying into the personal lives of potential job candidates.

A little farm in the big city

Agricultural students at Pierce College have witnessed the dwindling of the school’s resources, from farm animals to the civil war reenactment. Could the Farm Center...

Get out of your carts

Cartoon By Maria Salvador   Sure, we have a 24-hour Sheriff’s Station on campus and we’ve seen cadets around a few times, but most of the...