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Student-led groups organize against Dakota Access Pipeline

Alex Rodriguez, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

De Anza paved the way for sustainability awareness with two day long educational booths spearheaded by the DASB Environmental Sustainability Committee and the De Anza Political Revolution club on Wednesday, March 8 and Thursday, March 9. Students for Justice provided information on how to divest from cr...

DA Voices: What fictional female character has impacted you?

Elsa Kebede, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features

Sofia Mendez, 20, English major “Probably ‘Sabriel’ by Garth Nix. It follows a female protagonist which is a really nice twist. I really like it because she’s [Sabriel] really motivated and even though she doesn’t want to be in the position she is in, she still goes towards the goal. She stil...

What we know about caffeine

Mary Sullivan, GUEST COLUMNIST
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features

By the ninth week of the quarter, you may remember forgotten projects and papers you put off or realize the need to read and comprehend eight weeks of reading in a single night. Panic sets in, and many students look for ways to boost their brain with caffeine: Yerba mate “energy” drinks A...

Fashion tips for rainy weather

Rachel Shin, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features

With the rainy season in full force the past week, we began to dig through the backs of our closets, searching for our rubber boots and waterproof jackets that we shoved in the back in the year of who knows when. Some of us just cannot sacrifice style for that atrocious rain jacket that reminds you o...

Review: “FUTURE”

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features

“FUTURE” is now, and it’s business as usual for Future Hendrix. The Atlanta rapper released his fifth and self titled album, the first of 2017. “Mask Off” is definitely one of the highlights of the Album. Future lays down bars over a flute Metro Boomin beat, rapping about his come-up from...

Review: “A Dog’s Purpose”

Rachel Shin, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features

Falsely accused of animal cruelty in January before its premiere and cleared recently in February, “A Dog’s Purpose” faced heavy cutbacks in viewer attendance ever since its debut on Jan. 27. I figured I would break my own assumption of the false hashtag, watch the film and form my own review. ...

Review: “Lego Batman”

Kunal Mehta, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features

“Lego Batman” is the movie we deserve, and the one we needed. After years of dark Batman movies, “Lego Batman” is a humorous and sometimes absurd treat for longtime fans and first-timers that will have you leaning forward in your seat, longing for the next scene. It takes everything you could have...

Journalist Fareed Zakariah explains ‘global Trumpism’

Karan Abrol, Staff Reporter
March 6, 2017
Filed under Features

Distinguished Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakariah explained the rising trend of global Trumpism at the Flint Center for performing arts on Feb. 28 and March 1 as part of Foothill’s Celebrity Forum Speakers series. Zakariah explained the transformation of American politics into “the greatest p...

Clothing Swap needs more donations, participants

Clothing Swap needs more donations, participants

Anas Mustafa, Staff Reporter
March 6, 2017
Filed under Features

The Clothing Swap is not only giving students opportunities to swap clothes to fill out your closet with new clothes, but also raising money for charitable donations, helping the environment by reusing clothes and allowing students to save money. On Feb. 22, De Anza College club members hosted a cl...