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Cool relief for a hot LA

After walking for miles on Sepulveda Boulevard in search of cans and plastic bottles to trade for income, Jose M. frequents a refrigerator painted...

New sexual health resources available

Many Pierce students worried about their sexual health may gain more peace of mind through a new program that addresses several needs virtually. Family Pact...

Race and policing reevaluated

During a recent media teleconference, California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley suggested those in attendance make a careful examination of the Los Angeles...

Department home shakeup

Pierce has changed the construction plan of the Multi-Purpose Academic Workforce Education building (MPAWE), including the development of a new name and two separate...

PRIDE takes the spotlight

For the first time, the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) has addressed the needs and rights for LGBTQIA+ community.  The Board of Trustees unanimously...

Late-start classes are coming

Pierce College announced that more than 75 late-start and online classes, most scheduled to begin Oct. 26, according to the school website.  According to Pierce...

The Valley Of Change

While protests remain active, there are fewer in early fall than there were during the summer months. But one local organizer has remained steadfast, standing...

Students leave the stage and go home

Performing live shows, attending dress-rehearsal and experiencing the joys of an audience’s applause are now a thing of the past for the Theatre department...

Making progress for possible return

With sports seasons tentatively scheduled to begin in February 2021, Pierce student-athletes have been gearing up to be able to return to competition. It has...

Controversial statues still on campus

Since the widespread protests that erupted from the killing of George Floyd, statues across the country were torn down as a rise against racism. Now,...

Latest articles

Enrollment down but holding steady

Pierce College is second among the nine Los Angeles Community College District schools in terms of headcount and enrollment, compared to where the school...

Play honors voices for equality

Maya Angelou’s poem “Caged Bird” spoke volumes in 1969 about the injustices of those who suffer oppression at the hands of systemic racism. More...

Opening the doors of opportunity

Immigration continues to be a controversial topic in the public opinion just as voters around the country cast their ballots during the current presidential...

Clothesline Project online

Even students who didn’t know about the Clothesline Project likely saw last October dozens of t-shirts hanging between trees in Rocky Young Park with...

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