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Talking about Trump: healing through discussion

Jamie Lamping, Amanda Penrod, Yane An
November 21, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

De Anza administration as well as many professors, choose to provide discussion forums for students to reflect on the election, while one student said they had to go to four classes before a professor was willing to devote time on the issue. On Nov. 9, students gathered in the Main Quad. The open mic ...

Cupertino holds event to honor veterans, give thanks for their sacrifices

Andrew Pouliot, NEWS EDITOR
November 21, 2016
Filed under Showcase

A Coast Guard helicopter roared low over Cupertino, slowly buzzing the treetops as the crowd looked on from Cupertino Memorial Park. The flyover was part of a ceremony held by the city of Cupertino to honor all veterans who have served in the military on Friday. The ceremony was filled with hundreds...

Continue Fighting: A latino perspective on Donald Trump

Continue Fighting: A latino perspective on Donald Trump

Hector Moreno, Staff Reporter
November 20, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Getting home from work on Nov. 8 will be a moment in my life that will forever impact my outlook on society. The election put a lot of weight on my shoulders. In reporting on the election, the media took attention off policy and allowed the gaze of America to rest on social issues, like race. Specifically...

De Anza College track team breaks records at qualifying meet

De Anza College track team breaks records at qualifying meet

Jasmin Remram, Staff Reporter
November 20, 2016
Filed under Cross country, Showcase, Sports

(From left) Michele Perez-Lopez, 20, communications major, and Alyssa Renteria, 20, psychology major, pose with De Anza Dons’ 2nd place trophy. Photos courtesy of Andrew Kaila   De Anza College’s track team has competed tirelessly in championships across the state and the region and thei...

Why millennials left Clinton out to dry

Why millennials left Clinton out to dry

Neil McClintick, Opinions Editor
November 20, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Perspective of a politically active millennial who voted Clinton in a solid blue state. In this midst of the fervorous anxiety and confusion, it must be recognized that much of the blame falls on Hillary Clinton’s failure to effectively energize the 18 to 28 voter base. They perceived her as out...

De Anza professor’s novel escapes “Purgatory”

Jamie Lamping, Staff Reporter
November 20, 2016
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...

Cupertino holds event to honor veterans, give thanks for their sacrifices

Cupertino holds event to honor veterans, give thanks for their sacrifices

Andrew Pouliot, News Editor
November 20, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

A Coast Guard helicopter roared low over Cupertino, slowly buzzing the treetops as the crowd looked on from Cupertino Memorial Park. The flyover was part of a ceremony held by the city of Cupertino to honor all veterans who have served in the military on Friday. The ceremony was filled with hundreds...

Presidential election politics a major cause of stress, study finds

Jonathan Dupin, STAFF REPORTER
November 7, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Election stress is at an all-time high, with more people feeling the effects of a tense presidential race than ever before. A study from the American Psychological Association found that adults feel the election is a significant source of stress. De Anza’s campus isn’t exempt from the wave of te...

Art at the Euphrat

Art at the Euphrat

Maria Ortiz Coll, STAFF REPORTER
October 25, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

The Euphrat Museum of Art is hosting a De Anza and Foothill Art Faculty and Staff Show through Dec. 1. This bi-yearly show is held during Fall quarter at De Anza, and boasts a high rate of participation among the art faculty of both colleges: 95 percent. Participants say the show emphasizes the di...

Former student trustee a candidate for Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees

Former student trustee a candidate for Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees

Andrew Pouliot, News Editor
October 5, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Eight years after serving as a student representative on the Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board of Trustees, De Anza alum Patrick Ahrens, 27, is vying for a full-fledged trustee position. He is running for one of three open seats on the board, which oversees De Anza and Foothill ...