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Art Exhibit: Homeless in LA

Throughout the nine community college campuses in the Los Angeles district, classrooms are full of students who are seeking an education, but one in...

The unifying power of reading

In a class of 30 students, an average of six are classified as homeless. One Book, One Campus aims to emphasize this statistic with their...

Heritage just beyond the book shelves

The average librarian might help students find certain books, but one Pierce librarian wants to help students find the the doors to their past. Lisa...

Family matters

Digging into your lineage is like opening doors, each revealing someone who could have been a track star, a military hero or a victim...

Imagination sheds light on incarceration

For a country revered as being the land of the free, the United States are home to a broken prison system that, according to...

Unlocking Justice Summit

  From being charged with murder to being a motivation to college students, Aaron Harvey shared the story of his wrongful conviction at Pierce College’s...

One Book One Campus one discussion

Pierce College continues its annual One Book One Campus program and it’s relating Summit coming Oct. 29, highlighting “The Race to Incarcerate” by Marc...

Light on immigration

An old Irish passport, a photo collage of Holocaust victims, and a trunk filled with family mementos. What might look like a list of items...

Serving those who served us

Transitioning from the culture of military life to civilian life can be tough for some veterans. On Nov. 9, the Veterans Resource Center opened its...

The art they shared

They carried clothing, watches, books or photographs of their loved ones. They carried anxiety, fear, and hope for a better life. Some couldn’t carry...

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Mickey Harrison and the Fantastic World of Graphic Fiction

As a child, the Calvin and Hobbes newspaper comic strip and cereal were a morning staple in English professor Mickey Harrison’s home.  Harrison's Graphic Fiction...

Pierce professor wins 2021 Hayward Award

As a teenager, he was the basketball coach at Valley Plaza Park. The parents of the children who played in the park were not...

Pierce College offers express counseling

The Pierce College Counseling Center has established a virtual platform making it more convenient for students to get help. Express Counseling is the latest addition...

Behold the Brahma Pantry, COVID-19 edition

D'arcy Corwin sets up several containers of food on the side of the Los Angeles Pierce College roundabout on Brahma Drive on a Thursday...

Small businesses staying afloat

What does a children's dance studio, a comic book store and a smoke shop have in common?  They have all been forced to adopt different...
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