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Making New Year’s Resolutions Stick

Making New Year’s Resolutions Stick

January 26, 2016

It is officially 2016 and the game of New Year’s Resolutions has already begun.  The idea of indulging ...

Helping Veterans in transition

Helping Veterans in transition

January 26, 2016

During this time that the US government has decided to downsize the military, many veterans are transitioning...

Obama takes aim at the future of America and Republicans.

Obama takes aim at the future of America and Republicans.

January 13, 2016

President Obama gave his final, of seven, State of The Union address on Tuesday. The overall theme w...

Turkey bowl : Student Life gives away ten twenty pound turkeys

Turkey bowl : Student Life gives away ten twenty pound turkeys

November 23, 2015

Bowling, pumpkin bread and a turkey basket give away were just a few of the highlights at the Turkey B...

Help comes for high school undergraduates

Help comes for high school undergraduates

November 19, 2015

Pierce is opening new doors for adults with the Pierce College Adult Diploma (PCAD) program. Rec...

Collecting peanut butter for those in need

Collecting peanut butter for those in need

November 11, 2015

Over the past few weeks Pierce has been collecting jars of peanut butter. The peanut butter will in turn ...

Pierce collects food for families in need

Katelyn Hummel, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015

Filed under Carousel, FrontPage

This November, students will have the opportunity to contribute to FISH Food Bank, the largest food bank agency in Pierce County, with the Canned Food Drive that is run by Student Life. The Lakes Area FISH Food Bank, located out of the United Methodist Church at Lakewood, is one of the larger locations and serves the Lakewood...

Veterans Day students spotlight: Ken Nikolai

Veterans Day students spotlight: Ken Nikolai

November 9, 2015

Ken Nikolai served in the military and National Guard for over a decade, and works in the Veterans’ Se...

Veterans Day student spotlight: Nik Gugelman

Caleb Hensin, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, FrontPage

Nick Gugelman is a former marine, and had been working in a supply job after leaving the Marine Corps in 2013.   Gugelman deployed multiple times, and has won the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal.  He agreed to an interview where he discussed his military life, and life afterwards as a veteran: When asked wha...

Club Spotlight: Japanese game and watch club

Club Spotlight: Japanese game and watch club

October 23, 2015

At the beginning of last spring quarter Daniel Dino started the Japanese Game and Watch Club that concentrates...

Tacoma art month

Tacoma art month

October 23, 2015

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

Apps help in student success

Dominic Wilkerson, Staff Writer

October 10, 2015

Filed under FrontPage

Certain things make your life easier in college.  Your phone can be one of them.  Organization, storage, and the utility that your phone brings to the modern day campus can take you from lost to succeeding in a matter of minutes.  The following is a list of apps that are beneficial for many Android or iPhone users. Go...

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