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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...

Making “DREAM”s Come True

Many undocumented students and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients felt lost and afraid to seek help until Kimberly Castillo became the first...

The Art in His Heart

When Engelbert Peraza strolled across the stage at California State University, Fullerton, his colleagues and friends chanted, “Engelbert! Engelbert!” as he smiled and accepted...

Woodwind artist changes the world with her clarinet

Correction She didn’t win the Emmy herself, she was a teacher in the program that won the Emmy. The Emmy winner is the founder of...

A Prince with the heart of a king

After over two months in the hospital, Prince Mahboubian was faced with the toughest decision of his life: die, or get his leg amputated. A...

Yee haven’t seen anyone like her

Do you remember what you were doing at 13 years old? The Associated Students Organization’s (ASO) newest president Vivian Yee does because she didn’t...

Latest articles

BRIEF: California community college sports competitions to return

The California Community College Athletic Association in a statement affirmed their plans to have competition starting next school year. With vaccination eligibility open for everyone...

Senate reassess school code of ethics

Enrollment, engagement and ethics were the main topics at the April 26 Academic Senate meeting via Zoom.  Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs Donna-Mae Villanueva...

Getting in shape safely and distanced on campus

With vaccination rates rising in Los Angeles County, more activities have restarted, including in-person athletic conditioning for student athletes at Pierce College. Conditioning, which began...

Little Free libraries

 Much like a Little Free Library, a college campus is what the surrounding community contributes to it. Pierce College is an ideal place to have...

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