Category Archives: Events

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.

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Theater presents “Standing Rock” June 1-3

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Theater’s spring production shines a spotlight on the stories and people surrounding the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline project. Standing Rock is a collection of 19 original plays written by students and faculty based on published articles and recorded interviews.

Pierce College It’s Possible Gala raises funds to support student success

The Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Health Education Center was transformed during the It’s Possible Gala on April 22 as the college raised funds to support students in need.

Pierce College hosts annual pet adoption event May 8-11

Visit Pierce College Fort Steilacoom May 8-11 and meet some of the cutest, most adorable members of the college.

Mark your calendars for epic solar eclipse viewing party at the Science Dome

For the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will pass across the entire United States, creating a spectacular sight for communities across the country. On Aug. 21, the Pierce College Science Dome will offer a stellar opportunity for the community to safely view the solar eclipse.

Pierce College alum writes and directs debut film “Shards”

When Film Producer Diana Dotter first read Pierce College alum Serena Berry’s debut screenplay, she was inspired. Dotter, executive director for Seattle’s The Film School, saw a unique, raw talent in Berry and knew she had to work with her.

The Roland Weis Lecture Series presents award-winning author and guest speaker April 10

Award-winning author Sayantani Dasgupta is hosting an event at noon on April 10 in Pierce College Fort Steilacoom’s Performance Lounge to share her personal story of growing up in India. She will discuss identity, family history and her own navigation of two cultures.

Catch a Raider Baseball and Softball home game!

Raider athletes are hard at work preparing for the 2017 Baseball and Softball regular seasons. The baseball team plays all home games at Mount Tahoma High School, and the softball team plays at Heritage Baseball Fields in Puyallup.

Pierce College welcomes 540 local eighth graders during College Exploration Day

Local eighth graders from throughout the area spent an exciting morning at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom, learning about the importance of higher education and getting the most out of their high school years.