Friday, October 19, 2018

Surviving the printer wars

Pierce College allows students to print at two separate locations, one in the CopyTech and the other is in the Library / Learning Crossroads,...

Lack of room for lactation

As of fall 2018, the California State University of Northridge (CSUN) has installed four lactation stations across campus for breastfeeding women. Statistics from the...

Work, more than a career

Many prospective students recognize Pierce as one of the top transfer colleges in LACCD. While a lot of programs focus on helping students reach...

Brahma bottle service

While there are recycling bins throughout the campus, Pierce lacks a system that reduces plastic waste. The school is missing out on the opportunity...

Lost in a cloud of smoke

Smoking has been proven to cause serious health issues. Whether one decides to partake in the activity is an individual decision, but public smoking...

Two-year transfer trouble

Community College students have an expectation to graduate with an Associates Degree and transfer after two years, However, this expectation most commonly flies far...

The lesser known path

Guided Pathways is a plan to redesign the way Pierce students finish college, find transfer success and navigate the job market with useful certificates....

Is a walk in the park best?

Graduation is around the corner once again. It is a passage into a new chapter in students lives. When someone graduates, it is a step...

Editorial – Demographics

In recent history, Pierce has suffered in enrollment. Classes are canceled every semester due to low student registration, and the student body has been...

Editorial – To write or not to write (in a center)

Being prepared for an essay or writing assignment not only saves students time and stress, but it can also help students succeed throughout their...