PNW Pioneer

Students relieved as PNW suspends face-to-face classes for two weeks

Pioneer Staff

March 12, 2020

Hours after PNW announced a two-week suspension of face-to-face instruction, students expressed support for the decision to reduce the risk from students returning from spring break who might have been exposed to COVID-19. Until...

Pioneer will publish online during suspension

Pioneer Staff

March 11, 2020

In response to this unprecedented action, the Pioneer team has decided to embrace an online format for the duration of the suspension. While campus will still be operational, our primary audience will not be there to access our...

Commuter campuses like ours may face unique COVID-19 risk

Mason Crist, Reporter

March 11, 2020

As administrators announce efforts to protect students from the COVID-19 virus, at least one nursing faculty member says the fact that PNW is a commuter school may heighten the risk of infection. “It is a serious situation we’re in,” ...

Start your engines

Mason Crist, Reporter

March 11, 2020

Equipped with a dedicated team, positive attitude and new 600cc motorcycle engine, the PNW Formula SAE team is revving up for this year’s coming competitions.  “We just hit the most stressful part,” said team President S...

New CSC help desk extends its hours

Mason Crist, Reporter

February 26, 2020

Students can get technical support four hours longer every day, thanks to the opening of a new Customer Service Center in SULB.  The CSC was conveniently placed at the library’s front desk to help students with common problems that occur ...

Homecoming: Month-long celebration of campus pride

Shannon Yardley, Reporter

February 26, 2020

PNW roared with pride for a month-long homecoming celebration with numerous events that led up to the basketball game. Traditionally, universities have homecomings in the fall, during football season. Since PNW does not have a football team, it foc...

Moving Forward Together: PNW faculty address issues and rumors, confirm Westville campus will remain open

Sergio Valdes, Assistant News Editor

April 22, 2019

PNW's administration confirmed last week during the Moving Forward Together forum that the Westville campus will remain open, dispelling a growing concern among faculty, staff and students. Speculation surrounding the closing of the c...