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Opening up to help others fortify themselves

Despite being in the United States Marine Corps, raced in triathlons and being propelled down waterfalls, the biggest challenge in Shawn Tiberio’s life was...

Marine veteran helps bring LIFE to Pierce’s campus

With honor, courage and commitment being the core values of the Marines, Alan Carias continues to serve and help others on campus. Four years in...

From struggling student to mentor of many

CORRECTIONS: The article incorrectly states McKeever went back to college at Valley College to get a Master's degree. It should state he went to...

Student brings understanding and knowledge to Pierce

If Gabby Mahgerefteh wasn’t late to her Bio-Psych class last year, it’s possible that she would have never joined the club that would play...

Polish professor provides Pierce with principles

Anna Bruzzese remembers growing up in socialist Poland when the Berlin Wall dominated her homeland and martial law—supported by the Soviet Union—was in control. In...

Education through music

There is a reason learning an instrument like a guitar and getting Omaha Guitar Lessons is so popular - music allows people to express...

A professor with an aGENDa for Pierce

While at the age of 15 and already taking classes at Pierce College, Michael Gend was just trying to achieve his degree and find...

Preventing career Khat-astrophy

Two certificates, two associate degrees, two bachelor’s degrees, one master’s degree and a doctorate on the way. Learning has been a lifestyle for Mon...

The “cornerstone” of Pierce’s Vet Tech

When Angela Killips was hired at an animal vaccine clinic, her job history was minimal, but her experience with animals was plenty.  From a 26-year-old...

More inclusive I.D.E.A.S. help foster diversity

Undocumented students, DACA recipients and allies may be relieved to learn that there is a safe and supportive club on campus that offers workshops,...

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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