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LA VOZ NEWS

Fall fashion faux pas

Gregory Schrader, Editor in Chief
November 21
Filed under Features

Fashion is becoming progressively more bizarre and absurd. Here, we at La Voz hope to take a look into what not to wear on campus in true absurdist fashion. Someone else’s shoes I don’t care that you want an excuse to judge someone: They’re not going to fit well, no matter how many miles y...

De Anza professor’s novel escapes “Purgatory”

Jamie Lamping, Staff Reporter
November 20
Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Life

A De Anza english teacher has just released a book, “The Gill Man in Purgatory,” a story chock full of pressing questions and interesting situations. With stories filled to the brim with fascinating scenarios, from a man addicted to falling, to the story of a hitchhiking murderess, “The Gil...

What Health Services can do for you

Mary Sullivan, Guest Columnist
November 11
Filed under Editorial, Features, Health, Student Life

Health Services is here to help you get through the first weeks of the quarter smoothly. We are located next to College Life - where you got your photo ID, in the lower level of Campus Center building. We have free grab and go stuff  at our self serve station to make the unexpected problems disappe...

Downtown San Jose Día de Los Muertos Festival

Alex Cardenas, Staff Reporter
November 8
Filed under Features, Student Life

Friends and family gathered to remember and pray for their lost loved ones at the Dia de los Muertos Festival in Saint James Park with car shows, art exhibits and live music. The 7th annual celebration of Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, was held on Oct. 22 and took up a fairly large sectio...

Finding a healthy balance in a stress filled world

Mary Sullivan, Guest Columnist
November 7
Filed under Features, Health, Student Life

Attending college is a monumental challenge that can bring along chronic stress. During the first seven weeks of classes, you may have experienced the stress response, the rapid heart rate and breathing, often with a sense of anger or fear and hyper alertness. For example, when a car unexpectedly...

Zombie fatigue: Are undead finally deceased?

Zombie fatigue: Are undead finally deceased?

Andrew Pouliot, NEWS EDITOR
November 7
Filed under Features

For over half a century, zombies have appeared in motion pictures and television shows. Not only are they used as a scare tactic to frighten audiences, but the undead also provide commentary on a wide array of topics. Racism, consumerism, war, survivalism, globalization and disease are examples of themes...

Transcend: One-man performance of multimedia, cultural stories

Transcend: One-man performance of multimedia, cultural stories

Amanda Penrod, STAFF REPORTER
November 7
Filed under Features

In the dim light, a lone man presented his story of an assault against both inner and external demons. Through a multimedia performance, Kilusan Bautista, writer and performer of “Transcend”, presented his struggles with racism, abuse and family substance addiction. This one-man show, “Transcend,” wa...

Black Mirror Season 3: Netflix’s newest binge-worthy series

Amanda Penrod, STAFF REPORTER
November 7
Filed under Features

Similar to the chilling 60’s sensation, “The Twilight Zone,” the haunting Netflix original "Black Mirror” leaves its audience on the edge of their seats, wondering what twist might happen next. Creator Charlie Brooker hits the mark with the poignant dystopian anthology series. This well-scripted...

Five war films to watch on Veterans Day

Andrew Pouliot, NEWS EDITOR
November 7
Filed under Features

This Veterans Day, take a moment to view these war films, which tell the story of Americans at war in various conflicts...