In recognition of his consistent performance and demonstrated excellence in teaching, City University recently awarded Pierce College Professor Paul Gerhardt, Ph.D., with the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. When Gerhardt is not in the classroom at Pierce College, he teaches online doctoral courses in City University’s School of Applied Leadership. Each spring, administrative faculty […]
LAKEWOOD – Pierce College was recently honored with a Silver Summit Award during the 18th annual Summit Appreciation Luncheon. The Summit Awards program strives to recognize excellence in leadership, dedication and innovation in employee transportation programs that support ridesharing, transit use, walking and biking to work.
Each year the Pierce County School Retirees Association (PCSRA) awards $1,000 scholarships to two students who are currently attending either Pierce College or Tacoma Community College. These students must complete AA requirements and transfer to a 4 year college or university by fall, 2016. They must plan to attend college full time and pursue a career […]
Pierce College Basketball will play Gray’s Harbor Community College on Wednesday, February 17 (Women at 6 pm, Men at 8 pm) at the Ft. Steilacoom Campus (Lakewood) at the Health Education Center. Lakewood Community Night. FREE for all with a driver’s license from Lakewood or Steilacoom.
Pierce College Basketball will play Centralia Community College on Wednesday, February 10 (Women at 6 pm, Men at 8 pm) at the Ft. Steilacoom Campus (Lakewood) at the Health Education Center. Each game will have a special presentation to honor Women and Girls in Sports.
Pierce College Basketball will be hosting Boy Scout and Girl Scout Night with International Night on Wed., Jan. 27. Games are held at the Health Education Center at the Ft. Steilacoom Campus. Games are at 6:00 (Women) and 8:00 (Men). All Scouts in Uniform are admitted for FREE.
Pierce College Basketball will be hosting its first “Salute to the Armed Forces Night” on Saturday, January 23, 2016. Both the Men’s game (7:00 p.m.) and the Women’s game (5:00 p.m.) will celebrate the “Salute to Armed Forces” Night. Pierce Raiders will play Tacoma Community College in the game.
Pierce College Puyallup’s fall production will take the audience on a surreal romp through a devastated and decaying Coney Island, when “Metaphysique D’Ephemera” opens on Oct. 29. This original play was written by poet Christopher Shipman and Dr. Sarah Jackson, and is inspired by the work of artist Joseph Cornell.
Prospective students around the world now have the ability to take a virtual tour of Pierce College campuses from the comfort of their own homes. A newly released feature on the college’s haome page allows people to tour a number of buildings inside and out, and truly experience what it’s like to be on campus.
Four lucky students recently won $50 VISA gift cards, just for taking a quick survey about their experiences at Pierce College during Summer Quarter 2015. The college conducts quarterly surveys to gather information on what students appreciate about their time here, and what can be done better.