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De Anza Club Spotlight: Women Empowered

Ana Acosta, Staff Reporter
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

De Anza’s Women Empowered club is dedicated to providing students of all genders with a safe space to talk about social justice issues that affect women of color and other minority groups. Founder and president of the club Bérénice Sylverain, English literature major, said, “Especially in today’s ...

De Anza meme page unites campus

De Anza meme page unites campus

Audrey Marques, Staff Reporter
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

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 o...

CARS ON DISPLAY: Students and community show pride in their work

Yane An, Editor-in-Chief
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features

Car enthusiasts flexing their stylish cars filled De Anza College’s Parking Lot E on April 15. The fourth annual De Anza Auto Tech Car Show, hosted by the De Anza College Automotive Technology Club, boasted ramped up cars, such as a modded GT3 Porsche and a 635 CSi BMW with gold-rimmed BBS wheels, li...

Euphrat’s Open Mic Night features original music and poetry

Rishabh Singhal, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
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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 Equ...

Filipino students find open arms at PUSO Club open house

Filipino students find open arms at PUSO Club open house

Yane An, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under Features

Pilipino Unity Student Organization’s Open House, their first meeting of the quarter, started off with a standard powerpoint that was concluded with Happy Birthday loudly sung to embarrassed president Elizabeth Rivera. Rivera, 20, international relations major, said the club talked about upcoming ...

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...