Thursday, May 23, 2019

Law enforcers, get informed

  The First Amendment of the United States Constitution states that "Congress shall make no law… abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press."   Sadly,...

Where is the internet

    The Wi-Fi service provided for students and staff on campus is terrible.   In some places it works okay but almost never where and when you...

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...

Education can lead to graduation

Why is it so hard for students to leave Pierce College? At a recent meeting of the Pierce Academic Senate, President Robert Garber said that roughly 70 percent of those students who enter Pierce with intentions of transferring to a four-year university are unable to realize that goal.

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...

Homeless, but not hopeless

There’s an invisible struggle taking place on college campuses across the nation. Many of us who have had the privilege of a place to...

Trustees are out of reach

        The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) needs to be more transparent and more easily accessible to the people they govern. The Board of Trustees...

Netiquette is important

During the first round of the NBA Playoffs, the Houston Rockets social media manager was fired after posting an “insensitive” tweet geared toward the...

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...

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...

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