Category Archives: Events

Homeland Security Emergency Management Center of Excellence celebrates 10-year anniversary with annual summit June 16


Pierce College is proud to have supported the Homeland Security Emergency Management’s Center of Excellence (HSEM COE) 10-year anniversary celebration summit on June 16 at Pierce College Puyallup.

Pierce College spring concert roundup


Student musicians on both campuses are gearing up for spring concerts coming up this month! Here is a quick roundup of upcoming performances happening across the district:

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom hosts annual international celebration


A vibrant celebration of cultures around the world will take place at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom on May 2. The 15th annual International Festival will provide the community with outstanding entertainment, colorful art displays, children’s activities, delicious food and more.

“Tell Me a Story” features original content devised by students


Pierce College Puyallup’s spring play is giving students hands-on experience in all aspects of producing a show, from scriptwriting and set design to acting and directing.

2015 Distinguished Alumni: From convict to counselor


As a teen, Pierce College alum Brandon Stogsdill made some bad choices. Growing up in an unstable home without a father created feelings of anger and depression, and he quickly learned to take out his aggression on others.

Pierce College choirs take the stage for upcoming winter concerts


Talented singers at Pierce College have been working hard on a variety of complex choral pieces in preparation for upcoming winter quarter performances.

Pierce College winter concerts coming soon!


Pierce College musicians are gearing up for winter concerts, starting with the Jazz Ensemble’s performance on March 11. The show takes place at 7 p.m. at The Urban Onion, located at 116 Legion Way Southeast in Olympia.

Pierce College Business Club presents organizational leadership seminar


In a special event open to the public, the Pierce College Business Club held a seminar with Dr. Arron Grow, who shared his insights into organizational leadership.

North Korean refugees take center stage at Pierce College Puyallup

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Three North Korean refugees shared their stories with the college community on Feb. 25 as part of a special event sponsored by Pierce College International Education.

Pierce College Puyallup hosts event on the fight for human rights in North Korea

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Pierce College hosted an event featuring one of the world’s leading activists in the North Korean human rights movement on Feb. 25. Suzanne K. Scholte is an internationally recognized, award-winning human rights activist, and has worked for more than 18 years to promote the freedom, human rights and dignity of the North Korean people.