Increased unemployment rates are changing the landscape of colleges across America. With the nation’s jobless rate nearing 10 percent and actual unemployment topping 20 percent, more people are turning to the world of academia as a means of weathering the current economic downturn.
The average student who roams the college’s halls may be unaware of the many free services offered to students on campus. Just by being a student, a whole vault of tools is opened to make the time spent here enjoyable and aid each students education.
To the chorus members’ surprise, they received an e-mail from Nance saying they were finalists in this competition. They later won first place, receiving the American Prize for Choral Performance in the community chorus division.`
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Noise annoys and it seems to be everywhere, especially when students don’t want it to be, like when they’re studying for finals. However, Pierce officials found a solution. In the library, a newly-opened silent study area offers students a quiet area.
After administering, grading and submitting finals for his oceanography classes on the last day of spring quarter, professor David Behrens went straight from Pierce College to the airport and caught a plane to Indonesia.
According to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, an employer has the right to define an acceptable dress code for employees as long as the code doesn’t discriminate or hinder one’s gender, race, color, religion, age, nationality or origin.
Starting college can be stressful whether you’re returning or starting your first year. There are several ways to reduce the stress of college life and the challenges that it poses. Use these tips for a successful school year
Summer is approaching, and at least one man recommends that Washingtonians get out there and take advantage of it.
Internships provide some of the best opportunities to get extra college credit, money, and valuable work experience over the summer. But many students have no idea where to start when it comes to summer internships. Here are some helpful tips for students to get started: