Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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...

Editorial – Upfront grading

Students should have access to their progress throughout the semester, so that they are not blindsided by their final grades. Some professors either don’t...

Editorial: Late Start Classes

Online at the Pierce College website, as the main page goes through its slideshow depicting some things available at Pierce, there is a quick...

Proper disposal not optional

Some of Pierce College’s bathrooms on campus have recently seen improvements in the new North Mall buildings and Library Learning Center. These renovated restrooms...

Adding up to enrollment

The issue of Pierce’s dropping enrollment rate has cropped up repeatedly this semester. Administration and faculty have offered varied opinions explaining why potential students...

No resources for night owls

Community colleges often act as a stepping stone for students to transfer to four year universities. For many non-traditional or returning students, community college...

A word is worth 1,000 points

At school, professors grade students based on how well they perform on assignments and tests. However, professors also have the option to grade students...

Find the English brick road

For those that seek an associate’s degree in English, Pierce College is not the right fit. According to the Pierce website, there are over 80...