There’s no line for online

  Obsolete. That is the best word to describe Pierce College’s late class-adding system. Three weeks have passed since the fall semester started, and the dust has...

Save lives, teach basic life support

It should be necessary for all faculty, staff and students to be trained in Basic Life Support and emergency procedures, such as lockdowns, due...

To keep football, we must do it right

To say that the Pierce College football team had a tough season would be an understatement. With only one win (the rest losses), the players have been plagued with a number of problems off the field, which likely contributed to their performance on it. The Brahmas began this past season with 0 wins and 10 losses in 2005-punctuating a 38-143 record dating back to 1988.

Parking pass policy unfair

This semester, Pierce College implemented a new rule that students will be required to pay their semester dues in full before being allowed to...

Ignoring prerequisites poses academic obstacles

Students who are unprepared for advanced courses may in fact be handicapping their grade point average if they can’t cut it. Is it better...

Where’s your school spirit?

Times are tough, and during these tough times there is one place where we can all come together, school. However, the truth of the...

Trash talk for those on campus

It’s easy to place blame on the custodians for lack of cleanliness on campus and in classrooms, but too often we neglect our own...

After voting comes the hardest part

The Nov. 7 elections proved that our country is hungry for change. As young voters, we increased our role in the electoral process and played a significant part in shifting the congressional balance of power. The majority of college students do not yet have to worry about the cost of prescription drugs or if they will have adequate Social Security when they reach retirement.

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...