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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Cultivate community on campus

Pierce College is an integral part of the San Fernando Valley, but the current administration should steward more events that encourage the community to...

Better Grade, Better Aid

Trying to qualify for financial aid is one of the most crucial things when continuing on to secondary education, which is why financial aid...

Blowing Smoke


Less preaching more teaching

When a professor’s  personal beliefs outside the coursework influence the curriculum, it is damaging to the students. Teachers who use their lecture time to...

It’s not easy being ‘green’

For Pierce College to merit the label "green," it should require every aspect of this school to be eco-conscious - this, we have not yet fully achieved. The Clinton Climate Initiative honored the Los Angeles Community College District's Green Building Program, which is the highest environmental accolade in the state, but how much of the school's efforts are going to waste? Every environmentally-efficient act the school and district takes seems to be countered by an almost equally harmful one.

Plan B

I am a Pierce Student, but did not get any of my classes this fall, now what? It is no surprise that many students were not...

The college’s mission

Cartoon: Maria Salvador     The jewel of California’s educational system, the community college, may soon be changing for the worse and losing the pieces that have...