Thursday, September 20, 2018

Con: Physical Education

Though the significance of sustaining a healthy lifestyle cannot be undermined, it is not a college’s responsibility to mandate education around it. Throughout one's education...

Pro: Physical Education

Imagine a student sitting hunched over, furiously typing on their laptop in a dimly lit bedroom littered with coffee cups, food wrappers, loose assignment...

Streetbeat: Healthy Hack

What is your favorite healthy hack? "I stay away from soda, even though I get it for free at work. I never drink coffee, just...

Con: Free Speech Zone

The Founders of this nation saw the ability to speak and worship freely as a natural right protected by the First Amendment. Yet, in...

Pro: Free Speech Zone

Free speech is a quintessential right that belongs to everyone in this country, even if their main objective propagates hate. To isolate the dangers that...

Con: Student Pay

Have you ever bought something you couldn’t afford? How about something not only out of budget, but straight up superfluous? For college students, money problems...

Pro: Student Pay

A good amount of students receive financial aid, but for the ones that don’t, finances can be a bit trickier. For students that go to...

Adding up to enrollment

The issue of Pierce’s dropping enrollment rate has cropped up repeatedly this semester. Administration and faculty have offered varied opinions explaining why potential students...

Column: Sit down for what?

Protests on college campuses are a long-standing tradition. It is an act often portrayed as a rite of passage and a means of shaping...

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,...