Saturday, September 23, 2017

Ask Kate Anything: Alternatives to selling books back to the bookstore

Dear Bookworm, Selling your books back to the bookstore might be the easiest and most convenient option (besides maybe burning them in a bonfire), but...

Pros and Cons: Pros of seeking an AA degree before transferring

Many students come to community college with the ambition of transferring to a four-year university. After completing the required courses in a community college,...

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...

Scooby’s Corner: Athletic director honors past with Hall of Fame

With the last week of school, finals and fellow Brahmas graduating, it begs the question who will these Brahmas be in years to come?...

Pros and Cons: The cons of car ownership

Los Angeles is a city built for cars. There are freeways designed to move Angelinos as quickly as possible but the volume of cars in...

LACCD should lobby MTA to subsidize students

With the growing cost of community colleges reaching the level of some universities, many students are hurting financially. If community colleges are to maintain...

Ask Kate Anything: Why summer school is not intimidating

Dear Scared, Yes, the summer session is quite a bit shorter than the fall and spring semesters, but don't let that fact intimidate you. The...

Scooby’s Corner: Crosstown rivalry intensifies

In light of the recent comments made by former Pierce College running backs coach Cordell Landers, now at Valley, he has made one thing...

Pros and Cons: Pros to taking summer courses

As the 2014 spring semester draws to a close, the students of Pierce College begin to weigh their options, head to summer school, recharge...

Pros and Cons: Cons to taking summer classes

Some students may be uncertain as to whether or not they should take summer classes. There could be some advantages to completing classes during...