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Monday, March 27, 2017

Withdrawal dates in need of reform

A constant worry for college students and faculty each semester are drop dates that could potentially hinder their performance. One way this could be fixed would...

Cheerleaders deserve equal medical care

Under the California Community College Athletic Association bylaws and athletic training standards, cheerleaders are not regarded as collegiate athletes and are not eligible to...

Intramural sports could connect community

Playing team sports has a unique way of bringing people together. The Pierce College community would benefit greatly from establishing an intramural sports program. Intramural...

Speech should not be limited on campus

Colleges, universities and other establishments of higher education are meant to be places where the exchange of ideas are to be freely exercised without...

Student safety after night classes is concerning

Now that it gets darker earlier due to daylight savings, students need to take precautions when taking night classes. Safety measures need to be...

Pierce farm a relic of history that needs preserving

The farm is the face of Pierce College and one of the few things that remain from the identity of the old San Fernando...

Bicycle and skateboarding lane on the Mall is a must

The law regarding no bicycling or skateboarding on campus was made not only as a safety measure for students, but as a way to...

Antiquated add slips are an annoyance

People in the modern world communicate electronically. However, Pierce College students still add classes during the semester the old fashioned way - they turn...

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...

MTA Fare Increase impedes struggling students

For many community college students, maintaining a job to pay bills while going to school to get an education can be a difficult task. More...