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Do you feel safe?

Do you feel safe?

November 23, 2015

A group of five students from the University of Michigan decided to take campus safety issues into their...

Soon…From a galaxy far, far away

Soon…From a galaxy far, far away

November 23, 2015

Spanning almost 40 years, Star Wars has been host to six (now seven) feature films, many books and c...

Pierce theatre takes you on an odyssey

Pierce theatre takes you on an odyssey

November 9, 2015

  Travel back in time to the mysterious age when Greek gods ruled the world and no one was safe f...

Horror and hilarity meet at Blue Mouse Theatre

Horror and hilarity meet at Blue Mouse Theatre

November 9, 2015

Blue Mouse Theatre on North and Proctor St. features sparkles, music, nudity and a sweet transvestite...

Tacoma art month

Tacoma art month

October 23, 2015

Photography, dance, music, sculpture, theatre and all things art are being celebrated in Tacoma this...

Fort Steilacoom missing the music

Katelyn Hummel, Staff Writer

October 10, 2015

Filed under A&E

Transition is commonplace at the start of any new school year. However, for the Fort Steilacoom music department, transition seems to be an understatement. What used to be a campus of well-known music ensembles is now featuring a singular choir ensemble this quarter. In previous years, this campus housed a chamber choir, a concert...

Pumpkin spice lattes return for the season

Pumpkin spice lattes return for the season

October 10, 2015

If you take a look around campus, it’s not hard to tell that Fall is officially here. The once quiet...

“Mise en Abyme”: Artist takes you into the abyss

“Mise en Abyme”: Artist takes you into the abyss

October 10, 2015

Warm and bold, the colors leap from the canvas and imprint in the mind’s eye. The featured art of Barlow...

‘Inside-out’ asks: What if feelings had feelings?

Gavin Moore, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews

Disney-Pixar collaborations have traditionally been enjoyed by children and adults of all ages. “Inside Out”, while returning to traditional Disney style in some ways, did not really hit the adult audience as they usually do.  Although the animation was great and the story was cute, it focused more on kid-centered jokes with...

‘Ant-Man’ no need to assemble the Avengers

Gavin Moore, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews

Fans were skeptical of the summer blockbuster, “Ant-Man”, but just as they were with “Guardians of the Galaxy”, but Marvel kicked ass despite some naysayers. “Ant-Man” delivers action and comedy while eliciting deeper emotions from its audience with its tie-in to family values, and expands the ever growing Marvel...

PlutoPalooza is a Science Dome Hit

PlutoPalooza is a Science Dome Hit

September 17, 2015

  Pierce hosted Pluto Palooza, a celebration of the New Horizons spacecraft as it flew by Pluto,...

Tacoma Concert and Band Performs at Puyallup Campus

Caleb Hensin, Staff Writer

September 16, 2015

Filed under A&E

On July 8, the Tacoma Concert Band performed its “Bon Voyage” concert at Pierce College’s Puyallup campus.The band will be leaving for its third European tour where they will compete with bands from throughout Europe in the International Wind Band Contest in Valencia, Spain. The firstconcert the group has had at Puyallup...

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