Monday, September 24, 2018

Con: Armed Teachers

The safety of students should not lie in the hands of armed instructors. This poses as much a threat as a person coming onto...

Support the community college system, vote yes on Prop 30

Without a doubt, the debate over Proposition 30 is one that needs to be heard by not just Pierce students, but all students and...

Time to step up


Con: Hybrid Classes

The hybrid classes offered at Pierce should be an option to skip for next semester’s enrollment. Blending face-to-face work with web-based learning leads to...

Column: Campus orientation must be improved for incoming students

As a new student in college orientation is without a doubt a necessity and many students may not realize just how important it is...

The Vigil-ant Vegan: The Fallacy of Perfection

Let’s get something out of the way. No vegan is 100% vegan. Even the best vegan in the world is imperfect. She could have been...

Opening a recycling center on campus

Opening a recycling center at Pierce will not only put money in our pockets, but encourage students to make environmentally conscious decisions in daily...

Editorial: Staff Parking Lots

Staff parking lots look oh so tempting, especially if you’re running a tad late, and even if you’re on time. Where else are you...

Budget Editorial

As students, our failure to act in unity has cost us greatly in terms of community college funding. California community colleges may lose up to $525 million, according to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's proposed 2008-09 state budget. Community college enrollment is rising, especially at Pierce College, yet the amount of money we receive from the state is plummeting.