66.4 F
Los Angeles
Monday, May 10, 2021

Pro/Con

Con: Full time job

College students are no stranger to stress, especially to those of us who are full time students at Pierce. So why add on to...

Con: AA before transfer

Completing the minimum and achieving more. When attending community college, transferring should always be the main goal, and the less time spent doing so...

Pro: AA before transfer

There are many cases in which college students are eager to transfer to a four-year university. Most are filled with the notion that an...

Con: Gap Year

Taking on a gap year seems like a feasible way for high school students to prepare for college, but there are potential risks of losing...

Pro: Gap Year

From the moment a student enters high school, college is a dominant topic teachers discusses for the next four years. Students are expected to...

Con: General Education classes

There’s no question that the cost of living is rising. It’s not just the quinoa eating, kombucha drinking, Tesla riding parts of the United...

Pro: General Education classes

Many college students are not aware of the significance that comes with taking general education courses. The transformation from a high school to college...

Latest articles

The Asian American and Pacific Islander college community speak...

Hate crimes against the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community have increased since March 2020, creating waves of protests across the country. Pierce College librarian...

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...

Join our newsletter!