Are you even listening?

It’s time to stop ignoring, or worse shutting down, opinions that differ from our own. In the past few weeks since the United States elected...

Pierce offers students more than just core classes

Pierce College offers many classes. Some are meant for students to transfer quickly while others are meant to further education in particular fields of...

Global warming is in our hands

Improving the environment is difficult for one Pierce College student, but all of us collectively can make a big change. If all Pierce students eliminate one environmentally-harmful habit, it would amount to more than 21,000 changes. Scientists around the world warn of ozone depletion, environmental pollution and global warming, which affect our lives directly.

Shaking down safety protocols and procedures

Protocols for emergency situations are important for college campuses, and having a campus in a geologically active state like California means being prepared for...

Don’t settle for others’ decisions this election day

1919: Women, too long forgotten, face alienation and oppression just to say, "I too, count." 1944: "The White Primary" laws, excluding Blacks from voting, are declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court. 1965: People from all walks of life demand equality allowing everyone to have their say.

Allow gun safety course

Guns are dangerous in the hands of people who do not possess the knowledge of how to properly use or store them and there...

Get out of your carts

Cartoon By Maria Salvador   Sure, we have a 24-hour Sheriff’s Station on campus and we’ve seen cadets around a few times, but most of the...

Pull down those fences

Ever find yourself walking down the Mall and admiring the gorgeous scenery all around? The lush green grass, the majestic bull statue, the pristine fogging...

Broadcast emergencies, spread the urgency

Everyone likes to think they’re special, that they’re the exception to the rule. Most believe they’d survive a zombie apocalypse. But what if nobody...

Growing our way to financial security.

Pierce College is doing better than most when it comes to the budget crisis affecting other Community Colleges. There's a reason.<br>