Category Archives: Campus Life

Pierce College announces 2017 All-Washington Academic Team nominees

In recognition of their outstanding academic achievements, four Pierce College students were recently named to the 2017 All-Washington Academic Team. Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, introduced the All-USA Academic Team to honor students for their scholastic achievement and community service efforts.

Help Pierce College win the NWAC Mascot Challenge!

The Pierce College Raider Bird is competing in the Northwest Athletic Conference’s Mascot Challenge on social media for the chance to win bragging rights and $1,000 to support the program.

Pierce College and Bethel School District bring higher education to Graham and neighboring communities

Starting January 2017, Pierce College will offer college courses at Graham Kapowsin High School, providing access to higher education for communities in south Pierce County.

Pierce College presents festive fall musical performances

Musicians from throughout the college community have rehearsed all throughout the quarter in preparation for upcoming Fall Quarter 2016 performances. All performances take place in Pierce College Puyallup’s Arts and Allied Health Building Theater.

“Knock Three Times” provides original take on classic Edgar Allan Poe stories

Pierce College Puyallup Theater’s latest production  “Knock Three Times” will feature Edgar Allan Poe stories like you’ve never seen them before. This original stage production will bring some of Poe’s most famous work to life on stage, including “The Raven,” “The Tell-Tale Heart,” and “The Masque of the Red Death.”

“I’ll Be Back Before Midnight” opens Nov. 17

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Theatre’s latest production, comedic thriller “I’ll Be Back Before Midnight,” will take audiences on quite a ride when the show opens Nov. 17.

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

Sign up today to receive emergency alerts from Pierce College

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

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.