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Pierce College is opening the doors to the world during its first ever International Festival on the Puyallup campus on Wed., May 13. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the College Center building lawn.
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.
“He taught me a lot about how to open my eyes, not just in art, but in life,” former Pierce College student Kelly Gabrinetti said of Instructor Mark Dungan.
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.
The Pierce College International Education department is opening the doors to the world for students later this summer through several short-term study tours to Busan, South Korea.
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.
Several lucky Pierce College students will soon have an opportunity to learn the art of screenwriting and storytelling directly from Hollywood pros during The Film School’s Script Development Lab.
United States Rep. Denny Heck made a special visit to the Lakewood Computer Clubhouse on March 13 to help celebrate the program’s new location in Lochburn Middle School. This free after-school program is operated in partnership with Pierce College, and aims to pair caring mentors with local youth ages 10-18.
The Pierce College 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award winner Duncan McClinton was honored in late February during an annual celebration of teaching excellence. The professor of English was chosen by his colleagues to receive this award, and shared with the audience a piece of his own personal work during the festivities.
Talented singers at Pierce College have been working hard on a variety of complex choral pieces in preparation for upcoming winter quarter performances.