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Umoja holds Black history month events

Pierce College campus remains closed due to the pandemic, but students and teachers still have the opportunity to participate and educate themselves about Black History Month events that have recently occurred on campus.  Umoja counselor...

Con: Outdoor Dining

After one year of trying to be safe and obeying stay-at-home orders, COVID-19 cases are still spiking. Outdoor dining provides options for customers to enjoy their food while keeping their distance with each other maskless. But...

Pro: Outdoor Dining

It’s been more than one year since COVID-19 shut down the country and nearly the entire world.  The pandemic has been stressful, exhausting and rough on people’s mental health,  but things started to look like...

Athlete of the week: COVID-19 edition

While many sporting events have been put on pause due to COVID-19 precautions, AJ Werner has proven his resolve of as a  true athlete by not letting the external forces inhibit his dedication to...

Reflecting on quarantine

Running back to the car because you left your polka-patterned face mask on your sun-tanned dashboard has become the new norm, in addition to leaving behind your wallet or keys. For the past year, many...

Going to the COVID-19 drive-in

Movie and drive-in theaters have been finding ways to reopen and screen films that entertain families while complying with COVID-19 health and safety guidelines.  The Regency Theaters have adopted many different procedures to ensure safety...

Proctorio, the flawed program

Since the move to online schooling, teachers have made huge adjustments to how they organize and operate their courses. Classes are executed through Canvas, lectures are held on Zoom, and tests are secured by...

Proctorio, Stay Right Where You Are

Being on camera may make some people nervous, but in the test setting, others argue it may be necessary. With the COVID-19 restrictions forcing classes to go online, schools should keep Proctorio to prevent students...

Summer enrollment down

The current low numbers for student enrollment for the summer session may result in job losses due to the substantial drop of revenue, according to the Pierce College administration.   Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs...

UCLA Day leads the way to becoming a Bruin

UCLA receives more applications each year than any other school in America, but what many people don't realize is there are methods to help better your chances to get into the school. Pierce College held...