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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...

Li’s goal: Make more friends

Li’s goal: Make more friends

October 19, 2017

However, 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. “My main job is to maintain all upcoming events then promote the event to all students in Pierce College. I believe that this promotion will attract all of students to get more involved without being shy or afraid to be more sociable.”

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What is your Halloween?

What is your Halloween?

October 18, 2017

Life after death has always been mysterious and fascinating. People never completely understand wher...

Filipinos celebrate family, ancestors during Halloween events

Filipinos celebrate family, ancestors during Halloween events

October 18, 2017

The Philippines, well known as the largest Catholic country in Asia, celebrates Halloween like the U...

New Year’s Traditions Around the World

New Year’s Traditions Around the World

January 18, 2017

On December 31st, millions of Americans will kiss their sorrows away at midnight, praying for a more bl...

What Joyce Yeung had found as being an ambassador was a pleasure of helping international students

What Joyce Yeung had found as being an ambassador was a pleasure of helping international students

October 19, 2016

Recently, the International Education Department hired new international student ambassadors. I sat dow...

International Students experienced the Halloween pumpkin patch

International Students experienced the Halloween pumpkin patch

October 19, 2016

On October 12, 18 international students attended the pumpkin patch at the Schilter Family Farm in Olympia w...

Conversation partners exchange languages as well as their friendships

Conversation partners exchange languages as well as their friendships

October 19, 2016

The 2016 Fall Conversation Partner Program orientation was held on October 14, 3:00 to 4:00pm at the HEC Pierce C...

How do International Students Spend their Summer Break?

How do International Students Spend their Summer Break?

October 7, 2016

The 2016 summer break for Pierce College students has already passed. Many international students ha...

MLI: The Ongoing Diversity Discussion

MLI: The Ongoing Diversity Discussion

February 24, 2016

Almost two years ago, when Journalism/Communications major Ryan Jackson first stepped on the campus of Pie...

Osaka Jikei shares culture with Pierce

Osaka Jikei shares culture with Pierce

February 10, 2016

Our partnership with Osaka Jikei continues to prosper. This quarter Cindy MacKersie facilitated two ve...

Breaking the Language Barrier

Breaking the Language Barrier

February 4, 2016

The International Education’s Conversation Partner Program is a quarter-long, one-hour-a-week co...

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