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Pierce College Appoints New Student Government President

Pierce College Appoints New Student Government President

March 25, 2020

Jessica Edmonds to be the Student Government president after the former president steps down. Jessica Edmonds has been appointed Pierce College ...

Student Government President Steps Down

Student Government President Steps Down

January 30, 2020

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom’s Student Government president Charles “Chaz” Serna has stepped down from his position as of Jan. 29. An a...

Remembering Denise Yochum

Remembering Denise Yochum

January 16, 2020

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom mourns the death of Denise Yochum, after a long battle with cancer. On Jan. 13, chancellor Michele Johnson annou...

Julie A. White and what it means to be involved

Julie A. White and what it means to be involved

October 9, 2019

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom president Julia A. White goes in depth on her life and what her goals and intents are for the students under her....

Long Shot is a hidden gem

Long Shot is a hidden gem

May 16, 2019

As the “Avengers: Endgame” hype is still going strong, people seem like they know what movie they will likely choose when they set foot in a theater. While ...

Pierce weathers shutdown storm

Pierce weathers shutdown storm

March 4, 2019

Pierce administration and staff are largely unaffected by the government shutdown, but some students are ...

Portrait of Franklin Pierce as a General mounted on a horse.

Remembering Franklin Pierce

October 18, 2017

It is no challenge to the imagination where Pierce College got its name. However, it may be only the student who just finished a civics or local history class who knows how Pierce County was named.

New Pierce College Student Life President

New Pierce College Student Life President

April 23, 2017

Life sometimes has a way of making surprising changes and sometimes those changes affect the workpla...

president ortega resigns

May 15, 2013

Katelyn Hummel Staff Writer Former Student Government President Nicole Ortega resigned on May 1, shortly after being informed that she was going to be impeached by the Student Government. Nicole was inducted into office at the beginning of the 2012-2013 school year and served as President until her resignation. Student Go...

president resigns

May 6, 2013

Student Government President Nicole Ortega submitted her resignation last week in order to avoid impeachment.  Details are still emerging in the story, which will be fully covered in an upcoming issue. Theresa Carr was ratified as President for the remainder of the year during a regularly scheduled meeting last Wednesday.