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De Anza memes unite campus through shared politics, parking and lack of social life

De Anza memes unite campus through shared politics, parking and lack of social life

Audrey Marques, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

De Anza College related memes, or visual jokes shared on the internet, have found a home at “UC De Anza Memes for Teens with Crushed Dreams.” Parking at school, procrastination, and lack of social life are all problems students share and use to create entertaining content. The memes not only cre...

Euphrat’s open mic night features original music and poetry

Euphrat’s open mic night features original music and poetry

Rishabh Singhal, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features

De Anza students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Euphrat Museum of Art for a fusion of spoken word, poetry and hip hop at the First Thursday Open Mic. The event was sponsored by the African American Studies Department, Black Leadership Collective (BLC), Euphrat Museum of Art and De Anza’s Equity O...

Multilingual jazz and pop welcome students to the quarter

Multilingual jazz and pop welcome students to the quarter

L. E. Ashley, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features

De Anza students were treated to live jazz music by Miki Melton as part of De Anza’s Welcome week festivities. Sheltered from the rain, students gathered inside the Hinson Campus Center for the performance. Melton performed jazz and pop while accompanied by Lorenzo Farrell on electric organ and Terrence...

Health services students liked the most on campus

Health services students liked the most on campus

Sangeeta Agarawal, RN, Ms, CAS, Guest Columnist
March 21, 2017
Filed under Features, Health, Student Life

Tucked away under the campus center is the student health services department. When you walk in, you find several free self serve items from common medicines, feminine products, condoms to toothpaste. Our $16/quarter pays for access to this highly efficient and caring team of nurses. When I was ...

Men of Color Mentoring

Natalie Valencia, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Features, Student Life

De Anza’s Men of Color Community Program, also known as MC2, provides counseling and academic services to boost graduation rates for male student of color. According to their website, the program “bridges the gap between the institution and the student” in order to “provide truly equal educa...

Movie Review: “Logan” claws through enemies, heart

Movie Review: “Logan” claws through enemies, heart

Vince Aguilar, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Arts, Features

“Logan” the final installments of the Wolverine franchise is an action packed, savage, movie that takes a darker twist to the usual comic book movies that has recently come out. The movie is dark and twisted in all the right way showing the heroes that we know and loves past their prime and near...

TV Review: “Emerald City”

TV Review: “Emerald City”

Vince Aguilar, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Arts, Features

This modern twist on the old classic “Wizard of Oz” makes new and interesting connections between each character that we know and love and also those we love to hate. While most might hate the new changes to a classic movie this television series is a magical addition to my winter television r...

Music Review: “Colliding By Design” lacks unique edge

Music Review: “Colliding By Design” lacks unique edge

Sarah Helwig, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Arts, Features, Music Column

For a decade their social media bios read “A defunct rock band from Seattle, Washington,” but after reuniting in 2015, Acceptance released their much awaited sophomore album 12 years later. “Colliding By Design,” released by Rise Records on Feb. 23, is perfectly timed for warmer weather as thi...

The De Anza quack is back

The De Anza quack is back

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Features

De Anza’s fountain-dwelling ducks and geese have returned to De Anza’s fountain after a long hiatus of several years. The birds were exiled due to California’s severe drought, as the fountains were not maintained, and only returned when the De Anza groundskeepers turned the main quad’s fountain back...

Muslim Student Association holds representation of Palestine wall

Muslim Student Association holds representation of Palestine wall

Yane An, Editor-in-Chief
March 21, 2017
Filed under Features

The Muslim Student Association created a representation of the physical barrier put in place to separate the Palestinians from the Israelis in hopes that students will spend a brief moment to stop and think about the conflict in the Middle East. Inan Molla, 20, linguistics major, said they wanted to make...