Shehreen Karim

Shehreen Karim

Shehreen Karim is a rising sophomore at Pierce College. She is majoring in political science and hopes to create more engagement in local government through her articles. She seeks to bring awareness to social justice while empowering others and giving a voice to those with a story to tell.
Muslim students isolated during Ramadan

Muslim students isolated during Ramadan

While COVID-19 limits social interactions, Pierce College Muslim students who fasted during Ramadan are especially at a loss because it’s a holiday that’s usually celebrated with family and friends.  During the 30 days of Ramadan, Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset...

Beutner tours LAUSD schools on the first day of classes

Beutner tours LAUSD schools on the first day of classes

LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner toured nine schools in the district on Aug. 20 to witness the first day of classes and to better understand the concerns of teachers, parents and students and address them in this upcoming year, he said.  One concern that's...