Pierce Pioneer

South Korean tradtion

South Korean tradtion

February 6, 2018

Valentine’s is a bit different, new – and adventurous Ah, Valentine’s Day. For those unfortunate few, the singles, this day is often referred to  as Single Awareness Day. In American...

The History of Dog in the Chinese Zodiac Sign

The History of Dog in the Chinese Zodiac Sign

February 5, 2018

Dog is a good animal and will always be a part of a human’s friends; it places 11th amongst the twelve...

How to celebrate Chinese New Year Celebration

How to celebrate Chinese New Year Celebration

February 5, 2018

Preparation is key before, family is the most important part of the day Chinese New Year (春節-chun jie...

A recipe for remembering home

A recipe for remembering home

February 2, 2018

I miss Tet. I will be honest with myself and say this without doubt, hesitation or any type of implications....

Indonesians mark New Year with fireworks, family gathering

Indonesians mark New Year with fireworks, family gathering

December 12, 2017

The fireworks represent the need to make a change and release the past, a tradition that has deep meaning among modern Indonesia.

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Conversation partner program offers students insight other cultures

Conversation partner program offers students insight other cultures

December 12, 2017

“It’s easy to judge a culture from far away... but once you are in it, once you have a friend then it’s whole different story,” Hopp said.

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International New Year’s Traditions

International New Year’s Traditions

November 13, 2017

...in Nigeria, New Year’s is truly the time to forget the past with many people taking vows to end rivalries and turn past foes into friends.

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International student sees hurdles in applying for foundation scholarship

International student sees hurdles in applying for foundation scholarship

October 19, 2017

Pierce College Foundation has funded bunch of dollars into a scholarship and all students should try to apply for it — even international students.

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Li’s goal: Make more friends

Li’s goal: Make more friends

October 19, 2017

...she does not let a language barrier stop her from pursuing opportunities on campus. As an engagement senator in Student Life, she has a major responsibility.

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What is your Halloween?

What is your Halloween?

October 18, 2017

...besides Halloween, variety of traditions and customs has been made to honor decease love ones and ancestors.

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Filipinos celebrate family, ancestors during Halloween events

Filipinos celebrate family, ancestors during Halloween events

October 18, 2017

...knock on the doors and scream out “trick or treat!,” that won’t happen in Philippines. The event is more quiet and religious.

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Conversation Partner Program

Conversation Partner Program

September 26, 2017

The English Conversation Partners Program pairs non-native English speakers with native English spea...

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