Friday, April 10, 2020

Growing toward a degree, career

Community colleges are a great way for anyone undecided on a career to discover themselves and their educational goals, but a growing trend in...

Colleges could benefit from diversified cafeterias

The student body of Pierce College has been grateful for the open cafeteria and the services provided by the vendor. While Love Birds Café...

A little farm in the big city

Agricultural students at Pierce College have witnessed the dwindling of the school’s resources, from farm animals to the civil war reenactment. Could the Farm Center...

Grief Counselors on campus

Nobody should ever have to grieve alone. The passing of student Cesar Perez and his brother Louis took an emotional toll on his family, his...

Budget Editorial

As students, our failure to act in unity has cost us greatly in terms of community college funding. California community colleges may lose up to $525 million, according to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's proposed 2008-09 state budget. Community college enrollment is rising, especially at Pierce College, yet the amount of money we receive from the state is plummeting.

We got the papers

As more people become environmentally conscious, more recycling initiatives are taking place. Throughout the Pierce campus are bins for recycling cans and bottles. However,...

Increased food fees cause budget bane

Pierce College’s lack of options for lunch and recently-raised prices has put students in a tough predicament that will dissuade them from purchasing meals...

Faculty stats buck gender trends

While national surveys demonstate a continued discrepancy in the male to female gender ratio among college faculty, Pierce College is changing that trend. Thank you to an administration that has hired for the educational value of their instructors rather than for the traditional gender and ethnic stereotypes.

Editorial: Staff Parking Lots

Staff parking lots look oh so tempting, especially if you’re running a tad late, and even if you’re on time. Where else are you...

Lack of room for lactation

As of fall 2018, the California State University of Northridge (CSUN) has installed four lactation stations across campus for breastfeeding women. Statistics from the...

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