Pierce Pioneer

Why Don’t We Vote?

Why Don’t We Vote?

March 28, 2020

Students weigh in on today’s political state and what gets them motivated to vote, as the Democratic Primaries arrive. The time has come again to vote f...

Rising Tensions in 2020

Rising Tensions in 2020

February 27, 2020

Students and Professors on campus weigh in their personal thoughts on the U.S.-Iran conflict Beginning 2020, President Donald Trump authorized an a...

February 2020 / Vol. 53 Issue 4

February 2020 / Vol. 53 Issue 4

February 21, 2020

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The Drop – Episode 4 – Hong Kong

February 21, 2020

Daniel So interviews students from Hong Kong about the protest back home and how it has affected the...

Conflicts in Iran and its Impact on Pierce College Students

Conflicts in Iran and its Impact on Pierce College Students

January 11, 2020

An update on what has happened, what we know so far, and what students on campus need to know regar...

Affirmative Action Rejected

Affirmative Action Rejected

November 21, 2019

Affirmative Action to be denied in Washington State’s November 2019 Elections, reinstating Initiative 200. During the Washington State elections on Novemb...

Pierce went political on Civics Week

Pierce went political on Civics Week

May 30, 2019

On May 10, 2019, Student Life hosted the Civics Week closing ceremony. The event was created to raise political awareness for Pierce College st...

Why does accountability matter?

Why does accountability matter?

May 2, 2017

  When it comes to values and morals, integrity and accountability rank the highest in society. ...

Students Take Action in State Capitol

Students Take Action in State Capitol

February 10, 2016

January 26 may have been an ordinary Tuesday for most students, but for the legislative team that visi...

Denise Yochum, Trena Payton, Maggie Humphreys, Danny Heck, Michelle Johnson, Natalie Jolly,  and Khurshida Begum (from left to right)

Economic equality for women in Washington State

August 26, 2014

“There is no coordination of ‘Why is it important for me? How does it relate to me as a woman, as...

No one cares about your political opinions

September 20, 2012

Commentary Andrea Bell  Politics; everyone has an opinion on them. Everyone feels a certain way about a certain candidate, and the debate can get heated fast. Whether it’s Obama’s missing birth certificate, or Romney’s missing tax returns. Everyone can find a reason to hate the candidate. But the one thing that gets this Jour...