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Candlelight vigil honors victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Candlelight vigil honors victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Adrian Discipulo, Features Co-Editor
February 24
Filed under Features, Showcase, Slideshows

Candles were passed around among students as they gathered in De Anza’s main quad on Thursday, Feb. 12 to honor three young Muslims. Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, 21, her husband Deah Barakat, 23, and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, were gunned down in their home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina two...

De Anza Baseball grabs win number two

De Anza Baseball grabs win number two

Talina Rocha, Staff Writer
February 18
Filed under Showcase, Slideshows, Sports

The De Anza baseball team took their second win of the season against Contra Costa College in dramatic fashion this Tuesday Feb. 10. Starting pitcher Alex Zarate went six innings allowing no runs and only one hit with many opportunities coming throughout the entire game for the Dons and Comets. In...

De Anza film/TV students

De Anza film/TV students

Talia Alvarez, Staff Writer
February 18
Filed under News, Showcase

De Anza film students on Feb. 2 experienced a day in Hollywood production as they assisted in the filming of director Danny Boyle’s new Steve Job’s biopic. Edoardo De Armas, Michael Hilde, Isis Saucedo, Bharpur Singh and Erika Svensson participated as paid production assistants where they got...

Former De Anza football player shot and killed

Former De Anza football player shot and killed

Taylor Bicht and Jacob Sisneros
February 18
Filed under News, Showcase

A 23-year-old man named Phillip Watkins was shot and killed by San Jose police Wednesday evening Feb. 11, according to the San Jose Mercury News. Watkins played football for De Anza College in 2012. “We were all shocked when we heard,” said Dan Atencio, head coach of De Anza football. “[Phillip]...

Exhibit Opens At Euphrat

Exhibit Opens At Euphrat

Steven Hall, Staff Writer
February 10
Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Life

“Mooncakes, Churros, and Cherry Pie.” If this seems like a odd assortment of culinary confections, that’s because it is the name of the latest art exhibition at the Euphrat Museum of Art at De Anza College. Featured artworks include a set of photorealistic fruits and vegetables made entirely out...

Winning On And Off The Field

Winning On And Off The Field

Bambi Nguyen, Staff Writer
February 6
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Angelena Mexicano has developed her passion for softball on and off the field through playing and teaching. “You gotta love it,” said Mexicano, who frequently motivates her team with this message. Softball has been Mexicano’s passion since age 9, when she started playing because of the influence...