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Pierce College Council

Sheriff Department leaving campus

Negotiations with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and Pierce College have ended with President Alexis Montevirgen looking for an alternate security group for...

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...

Health service options

Health and wellness issues dominated the Pierce College Council (PCC) discussion on Sept. 24 as members examined the most effective ways to help students...

Financial aid, parking pass refunds and laptop pickup mentioned at faculty meeting

Los Angeles Pierce College faculty held their third meeting via Zoom on April 3 to discuss the novel coronavirus, how the college has been...

Class Crisis, Confidence Shaken

Pierce College President Alexis Montevirgen announced Thursday that departments could restore their original fall allocations, reversing course on a proposal to cut 3-5 percent...

PCC allows recording of meetings

After years of debate, the Pierce College Council (PCC) has finally decided to allow their meetings to be recorded.  The decision, made Oct. 24, came...

Up in smoke

Don’t let it cloud your judgment, vaping might not be safer than smoking.  Director of the Student Health Center Beth Beene said she is very...

Education inspection

A 2 percent decrease in enrollment might not seem like a lot, but it is causing administration to reassess the programs and services provided...

Prospect of Media Arts Building discussed at PCC meeting

A delay in construction, update in crime reports, and a vote to get President Kathleen Burke to repair the Chemistry Department vacuum pump system...

Officials praise campus safety, construction progress

Campus safety updates, including the appointment of a new night shift deputy, were announced at Thursday's Pierce College Council meeting. Vice President of Administration Services...

Latest articles

Profs prepare

Pierce College professors are preparing their online coursework for the upcoming semesters as courses are expected to remain online until at least through spring. As...

Pierce music student dies

Pierce College student Alvin Supattarakorn would try to get his hands on most instruments within reach. He even kept a mini keyboard in his...

Sports in the air

UPDATE: Pierce College and the other LACCD schools won't participate in early spring competition. Read the full release here. With new restrictions issued by local...

Keeping the spirit of the season alive, online

The COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful and isolating for a lot of people and the holidays can be an opportunity to reconnect with friends...

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