Editorial: Police Poles

It seems like it will never happen, until it does. Last Saturday a female student was sexually assaulted Near California state university, Northridge. She...

Editorial: Shady Benches

Despite the fact that fall is here, Pierce College is still experiencing high temperatures and intense sun exposure on campus. In hostile summer conditions,...

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...

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...

Busy campus calls for a place of solitude

It’s no secret that we live in a much faster paced world than the days of our grandparents. Early mornings, late nights, and multiple...

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...

Food desert Fridays need fixing

The easy parking and quiet campus on Fridays are great, but the lack of on-campus food options makes finding lunch difficult. The three food trucks...

Lower the units for full-time status

To obtain 12 units to be considered a full-time student is arguably the most frustrating part about registering for classes. The units required to be...

Administrators should have office hours

  Community colleges are public institutions, funded by the taxpayers, and as such it is critical that students have open access to the people who...

Drought foreshadows dystopian future

NASA estimated that California has less than a year’s worth of water left due to our current drought. Experts say that if we conserve...