Category Archives: Campus Life

Pierce College welcomes adventure artist Becci Crowe during appearance Nov. 6


Conservation artist Becci Crowe has traveled to some of the most remote locations in the world, through more than 40 countries on six continents, getting up close and personal with local wildlife and indigenous cultures. The Puyallup-based artist will share the stories of her travels and the artwork that is inspired by these expeditions during

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As the weather turns colder, now is the time to make sure you are signed up to receive important information from Pierce College regarding emergencies, delays and college closures.

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom celebrates banned and challenged books

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Pierce College Fort Steilacoom is celebrating the freedom to read during Banned Books Week, taking place Oct. 10-14. The college will host a variety of events and activities, starting with banned book readings taking place on Wed., Oct. 12 at 11 a.m. in the Science Dome, and at noon in the Rainier building’s Murphy Winter

Pierce College student lends a hand overseas


When Pierce College Fort Steilacoom student Skyler Hampton heard about the Raiders Serve service trip to Nicaragua, she knew she needed to be a part of it.

Pierce College student gives back at home and abroad


For as long as he can remember, Pierce College biology student Jacob Smith has always had an interest in giving back to the local community. When he learned of Pierce College’s service trip to the small community of Santa Julia, Nicaragua, he knew it would be the opportunity of a lifetime.

International students find success at Pierce College


Pierce College has made a name for itself both at home and abroad, and is quickly becoming a destination for international students hoping to complete the first two years of their bachelor’s degree.

Pierce College Concert Band to perform June 12 and 14


The Pierce College Concert Band has been gearing up for months for their upcoming performance on Sun., June 12 and Tues., June 14.

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom’s Ten Minute Play Festival opens June 2

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In what has become one of the college’s most beloved theatrical productions, the upcoming Ten Minute Play Festival will shine a spotlight on the original works of student, faculty and administrators. The show runs June 2, 3 and 4 at 7 p.m. in the Cascade Building’s Black Box Theater.

Pierce College hosts 8th Grade College Exploration Day

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The Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Health Education Center was full of energy and excitement during 8th Grade College Exploration Day on March 25. The college welcomed hundreds of middle school students from 11 schools throughout the region, for an event aimed to inspire students to make the most of their high school years. The program

Pierce College Puyallup food pantry open to hungry students


Student leaders in Puyallup are taking campus hunger issues into their own hands with a newly established food pantry, located in the Connection Café inside the College Center building. Hungry students are now free to use the pantry without judgment and without proving their need.