Friday, February 22, 2019

Knowing is half the ballot

With such an important midterm election coming up, one would think that a place that is supposed to encourage knowledge and consciousness, would be...

Prop 7 – end useless saving

This time of year, Californians are rifling through voting information pamphlets in hopes of gaining a better understanding of what to vote for or...

Con: Mandatory sexual assault module

The safety of students is a top priority that should be maintained by schools all over the nation. One of the biggest threats a...

Pro: Mandatory sexual assault module

Students should have to complete a sexual assault module when they enroll in classes at Pierce College. Sexual assault rates on college campuses have...

Con: Mandatory foreign language classes

While learning a new language is great and helpful in life, colleges should not make foreign language classes a mandatory general education requirement. Doing...

Pro: Mandatory foreign language classes

Language is the basis of connecting with one another. One can earn the opportunity of expanding their horizons by learning a foreign language. Learning...

Surviving the printer wars

Pierce College allows students to print at two separate locations, one in the CopyTech and the other is in the Library / Learning Crossroads,...

Lack of room for lactation

As of fall 2018, the California State University of Northridge (CSUN) has installed four lactation stations across campus for breastfeeding women. Statistics from the...

Work, more than a career

Many prospective students recognize Pierce as one of the top transfer colleges in LACCD. While a lot of programs focus on helping students reach...

Brahma bottle service

While there are recycling bins throughout the campus, Pierce lacks a system that reduces plastic waste. The school is missing out on the opportunity...