Friday, February 22, 2019

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.

Instructors: Broadcast yourself

Every college student typically misses at least one class during their educational career. An option to have livestreamed courses would be a great benefit...

Use your skills to reduce your bills

Rather than paying for lessons or tutors, students should exchange services to help each other out. This will benefit a lot of students and...

F#¢k the censorship

The practice of banning books is a form of censorship either for: political, legal, religious, or moral motives. Banned books include fiction and nonfiction...

Class crashing policy should prioritize early birds

Almost all college students will find themselves needing a class that’s closed. That’s where crashing comes in handy. It’s not that sitting through an...

One sheriff’s station, too few

In the wake of the latest school shooting by a gunman armed with an AR-15 assault rifle, Pierce College should have additional security to...

Hunger on the hill

Students taking classes near the Food Court or the Brahma Cafe have time in between classes to grab a decent meal or a quick...

Pistol course, no problem

Pierce College offers a one-day basic pistol course as part of their non-credit program, Pierce Extension, and has since 2008 but members of a...

General education an option

After 12 years of education on a broad range of topics, students are usually able to determine their academic strengths and weaknesses. Ideally, students...

A lot as empty as our commitment

There's a lot more than complaining that would help the parking situation.