Pierce College Puyallup unveils 25 year time capsule during special ceremony June 9

The Pierce College community gathered in the Gaspard Administration Building on June 9 to celebrate the unveiling of the Pierce College Puyallup time capsule, which was installed 25 years ago.

Pierce College welcomes Shaunta Hyde as 2017 commencement speaker

Pierce College is proud to announce Shaunta Hyde, managing director of community relations for Alaska Airlines, as this year’s commencement speaker.

Pierce College Dental Hygiene program completes accreditation process with glowing reviews

The commitment of the Pierce College Dental Hygiene team is more evident than ever after the program recently completed an in-depth self-study accreditation report for the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).

Pierce College online courses pass rigorous quality standards

Thanks to leadership by the Pierce College e-Learning team, more and more online courses are meeting strict quality standards. Pierce College works closely with Quality Matters, a national organization that works with institutions of higher education to improve online courses.

Everything you need to know about 2017 Commencement

The big day is almost here for many of you! Here is a rundown on everything you need to know to be prepared for graduation day on June 16.

Pierce College musicians take the stage in spring quarter concerts

Talented student musicians have spent countless hours preparing for upcoming concerts this spring. Come out and support our students during one of our upcoming concerts! Below is a roundup of all the concerts coming up across the district:

Pierce College Puyallup hosts 50th Anniversary Family Fun Day June 10

The Pierce College District invites all employees, students and the community to help celebrate 50 years of quality education on June 10 as we host an afternoon full of fun for the whole family at our Puyallup campus.

How Pierce College became a national leader in student success

In an effort to help more students reach their educational goals, Pierce College became a part of the Achieving the Dream network in 2012. With the organization’s help, the college began to take a closer look at its graduation rates and discovered alarming results.

Pierce College CIO receives education award from Puyallup South Hill Rotary

During a special ceremony in May, Pierce College Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer Michael Stocke was recognized by the Puyallup South Hill Rotary with an award for excellence in education. The organization presented its annual 2017 Community Vocational Awards during a special luncheon at Pierce College Puyallup, honoring Stocke and several other award recipients.

Pierce College hires new director for development

Pierce College is proud to announce the hiring of Jennifer Wolbrecht as the Foundation’s new director for development. Wolbrecht comes to Pierce College after spending more than 12 years with the Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma.