Friday, February 22, 2019

Editorial: Suicide Awareness

Suicide is the second-leading cause of death in college-age students, after car accidents, according to the Jason Foundation, a program which specializes in preventing...

Pros and Cons: Cons to getting an AA before transferring

Living in a world where rules, necessities and expectations are constantly changing, students must now look to transfer to a four year institution as...

Letter to the editor: Free Speech Area

On Sept. 26, 2017, Attorney General Jeff Sessions commented on current litigation regarding Pierce student Kevin Shaw and the school's Free Speech Area. Sessions...

Education Cuts: When is it enough?

On December 13 2011 Governor Jerry Brown announced his mid-year cuts which will take effect this month.   As expected community colleges will face a $102...

Con: Food and drinks in class

Consumption of food and drinks should not be allowed in classrooms, as is typically stated within some class syllabuses. Having no food and drinks in...

Pro: Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor degrees are proof of accomplishment and education in a specific area, and show a student’s dedication to a certain subject. If a candidate...

Streetbeat: Firearm Restrictions

Should there be restrictions when purchasing a firearm? “You should be 25. There should also be yearly renewals for licenses. We have to start somewhere....

Pro: Prop 64

The legalization of recreational marijuana use would solve more problems than it’s thought to create, which is why we should vote yes on prop...

Con: Internet Access

When a student is focused on a lesson that their professor is teaching and automatically becomes distracted by the student sitting next to them,...