Category Archives: Events

International Celebration Dinner tickets available now


Pierce College International Education is proud to announce the 3rd Annual International Celebration Dinner on Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. in the Health Education Center at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom.

Experience Pierce College during first-ever Homecoming festivities Oct. 7-8

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In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Pierce College invites the community to its first-ever Homecoming celebration, taking place Oct. 7-8 at the Fort Steilacoom campus. The festivities will kick off with the much-anticipated Pierce College Volleyball game against cross-town rivals Tacoma Community College. The game takes place Friday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. in the

Pierce College seeks nominations for Athletics Hall of Fame


As Pierce College embarks on a year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary in 2016-17, officials are seeking nominations for a special class of Athletics Hall of Fame inductees. Established in 2009, the Pierce College Athletics Hall of Fame was created to recognize and honor the achievements of former student-athletes, coaches, staff and alumni.

Annual Scholarship Scramble kicks off important year for Pierce College


The 23rd annual Pierce College Scholarship Scramble will provide countless opportunities for students in need of a little help to achieve their educational goals. As the Pierce College Foundation’s most-successful fundraiser of the year, the event has also become a fun, highly anticipated event for golf enthusiasts and college supporters throughout the community.

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.

Congratulations, Pierce College at JBLM grads!


More than 200 students from Pierce College at JBLM graduated during Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s 29th annual college graduation ceremony this spring. The ceremony recognized military students who graduated from a number of universities and colleges with a variety of degrees.

Pierce College Puyallup Theater presents “Murder Stories”

Murder stories

Pierce College Puyallup’s latest theatrical production isn’t about that kind of murder. It actually focuses on a group, or ‘murder,’ of crows, and this production features the original work of students, from script development to costumes and set design.

Early auditions for 2016-17 theatrical productions coming soon!


Pierce College Fort Steilacoom is holding early auditions for the 2016-17 season of plays on June 18 at 1 p.m. in the theater. The fall show is the comedy-thriller “I’ll Be Back Before Midnight,” and there are parts for two men, and two women.

International Education hosts lecture on education crisis in Uganda

Sister Maria

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom will host a special event on May 13 with Sister Maria Nassali, who will share her experiences growing up in rural Uganda, where women were not often afforded the opportunity to seek an education. In her home country, men occupy most leadership positions, make important decisions for the family, while women