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Nurse blends her happy place and working space

Home for Beth Benne has been a place to get a job and enjoy her “happy place” on the porch sitting with her husband. Now,...

New member of Diversity Committee gets social

People often think of librarians as quiet people with their heads buried in books, but there’s one librarian who’s as savvy in the social...

Message from Snoop Dogg: Read the syllabus

Usually a syllabus goes unread … until Snoop Dogg tells you to read it. That’s what chemistry professor Benny Ng did. As a result, hundreds of...

No longer out of place

Despite Sofia Zaragoza’s academic achievements, she second guessed her abilities throughout her educational journey. “I often really felt out of place, and I didn't think...

Protecting families one mask at a time

As government officials advise the need to wear masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Hannah Eisen has taken it into her own hands...

Empowering Students for a Better Humanity

Angela Kirwin could hear nothing but screaming and the sound of crashing leaves as an elephant carrying her 4-year-old daughter charged into the forest. The...

Her love for giving back as a Pierce College alumna

Leticia Gonzalez-Garcia didn’t let her brain tumor stop her from being the first in her family to graduate college and accomplish her academic veterinarian...

Bringing magic into the classroom

The wrinkled brown Sorting Hat sits at the top of a student’s head. “Gryffindor!” shouts the professor, assigning the student into their house. With a...

Finding meaning through music

If her mom had never given her a Beyonce CD to practice in her room when she was 5 years old, Brianna Randall would...

Feeding students’ bodies and souls

When D’arcy Corwin was a college student, she didn’t know who to talk to about the resources made available to her. Now, she’s helping...

Latest articles

Pierce should give away free meals to the homeless

With the holidays here, and colleges are vacant due to COVID-19, it is time to consider how Pierce College can aid homeless communities in...

Online job fair

As the holiday season approaches, it’s fair to assume that entry-level jobs will need more workers.  Pierce should consider having an online job fair with...

Con: Re-close states

As the holidays approach, people are starting to plan their family gatherings to celebrate and spend time together.  Many who are concerned for themselves and...

Pro: Re-close states

The United States has hit a devastating milestone in eight months – 250,000 deaths – while a key coronavirus model is estimating nearly 400,000...

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