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Editorials

Recording Zoom lectures should be mandatory

Zoom has become the primary platform for lectures. Students taking multiple classes may end up with “Zoom fatigue” from back-to-back classes. To relieve added stress, Pierce...

Sign up to study

Homes have become childcare centers, offices and learning places in the span of six months.  While going through these changes, many students aren’t able to...

Open Educational Resources are helpful

College is expensive and educational materials required by classes add to that amount.  Open Educational Resources (OER) should be widely implemented and advertised by institutions...

Students can’t copyright, why can teachers?

Teachers are important members in society who educate and inspire the leaders of tomorrow. So it can be disappointing for students to go into a...

Reopen Pierce

Most years, the September Pierce College campus would be buzzing with lively conversation and students running from class to class. But this is 2020. And the...

Two in one learning

Education changed quickly and dramatically in the past few months. The global pandemic has forced people into their homes and caused radical change in our...

‘Get the notes online’

Students who have previously enrolled in online courses are familiar with how they work and haven’t struggled with the change. But for others, it has...

Request for deadline extensions

The shift to online classes in response to the pandemic was unexpected and a drastic change for those attending a college or university. For those...

Student Zoom time

While in quarantine, people are looking for ways to bring a sense of normalcy to their lives. Students are no different. To recreate the feeling of...

Bringing back the community in community college

With campuses being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, students have been left in the dark about how their education is being affected.  When offices...

Latest articles

BRIEF: Football to return in the spring

The Southern California Football Association released the schedule for the spring 2021 season. All sports including football were moved to next semester because of...

Cool relief for a hot LA

After walking for miles on Sepulveda Boulevard in search of cans and plastic bottles to trade for income, Jose M. frequents a refrigerator painted...

Artistic response to racial violence

Trayvon Martin, a Black 17-year-old, was killed in 2012 by George Zimmerman, who was a part of his local neighborhood watch. In response to Zimmerman’s...

Coffee, conversations and computers

Pierce College President Alexis Montevirgen virtually opened his doors on Oct 14. to host the second Zoom session of Coffee and Conversation with the...

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