Thursday, November 22, 2018

Wireless infidelity

Pierce College has a Wi-Fi problem. Go almost anywhere on campus and the Wi-Fi connection is inconsistent to say the least. The separation between...

Con: Guns on campus

The very notion of allowing students to bring weapons into a community college campus sends chills down the spine. The argument that “the only thing...

Creationism In Public Schools

It’s one of the oldest and most important questions we have been asking since humans have started walking the earth. It’s a choice that everyone...

Pro: More tutors needed to reach goals

I believe that more, if not all, college classes at Pierce should be accompanied by a dedicated and experienced student tutor. Since the majority of...

More support for DACA

President Donald Trump announced his decision to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), creating anxiety and uncertainty for the mass of student recipients....

Religion and science don’t mix

Imagine going to a school that impressed on your young mind that certain religious “theories” are facts and the reason why there is life...

Pro: Budget

Four-oh-one que? Bonds aren’t just a topic in chemistry. It seems like the extent of most young people’s knowledge of personal finance is that...

Con: Dropping Students Based on Attendance

Students should be able to decide if they attend class or not without fear of a teacher dropping them. According to the Pierce College Attendance...

EDITORIAL EDITORIAL EDITORIAL

Every weekday morning, the Pierce College library is the last in the district to open its doors. Six of the nine college libraries even operate on Saturday. Can't Pierce open the library an hour earlier? Students are waiting for earlier opening. The main reason for not being able to extend hours is a lack of additional funding and less staff, according to Florence Robin, library department chair.