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Scholarship opportunity ask students to reflect on experiences with quitting smoking

Tommy Pham, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

De Anza College is awarding a scholarship for students who are former smokers or are in the process of quitting smoking. The De Anza - Wilma Wolgast Memorial scholarship requires applicants to be enrolled in at least 6 units in any major at De Anza. A copy of students’ unofficial transcript is requ...

‘Chill City’ event focuses on de-stressing students

‘Chill City’ event focuses on de-stressing students

Abby Hou, Staff Reporter

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

In an effort to help minimize De Anza College students’ finals-week stress, De Anza Student Health Center hosted ‘Chill City’ on Thurs. Nov. 6. Students were able to meet therapy dogs from the organization, ‘’Furry Friends,’’ while Health Services provided free energy bars, lollipops and bubble canisters, helping reduce the stress of...

Rock the School Bells event teaches students about struggle through creative platform

Rock the School Bells event teaches students about struggle through creative platform

Jocelyn Hernandez, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Hundreds of De Anza College students clapped, shouted and stomped to the beat of the hip hop movement at the third annual Rock the School Bells Event hosted by the Men of Color Community on November 29. According to Erick Aragon, Faculty and Director of Outreach,  in an attempt to “engage the community in a different way”, the Men of Color Community, ...

De Anza student to confront issues of bullying through film

De Anza student to confront issues of bullying through film

Brenna White, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

A De Anza College film student is tackling bullying in schools, an issue that lies close to home to her own personal experiences. “I was bullied in high school not physically, but verbally,” said first-year film major Anh Le, 18,  “I feel that these negativities limit our potential to do something better in life.” Le  is diving into independent film...

Chancellor office hour event suffers low student turnout

Chancellor office hour event suffers low student turnout

Michael Nijmeh, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

In an effort to support and get in-touch with De Anza College students, staff and faculty, Chancellor Judy Miner, along with other faculty members, hosted an open office hour in the Campus Center on Nov. 28. "This event is really about being available to people," Minor said, “to be visible, so pe...

Fall Mixer Photo Gallery

Fall Mixer Photo Gallery

Jonathan Cabrera, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

The Fall Mixer was hosted by the Inter Club Council and DASB in Conference Room A and B on Tuesday, Nov. 27.

Visiting speakers series humanizes hardships of immigrants

Visiting speakers series humanizes hardships of immigrants

Sara Sanderford, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Survivors of oppression shared their stories with De Anza College students and faculty at the ‘Moving Stories’ event on Nov.13 as a part of DASB ‘Visiting Speakers’ series. Deborah Garinkle, part-time english instructor, sponsored the panel in hopes that it would humanize stories. “I care about the complexity of bringing people together,” Garf...

‘International Alumni Panel’ helps international students prepare for success

Tommy Pham, Staff Reporter

November 24, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat

The “International Alumni Panel” event, hosted on Nov. 14 in conference room A and B, was created to provide international students with information regarding how they could succeed in America. The panel speakers included alumni and international students Vascao Yasenov and Karis Chang. Vasco Yasen...

No attendees for event for those interested in international careers

Shiri Marwaha, Staff Reporter

November 24, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat

“A Life of a Diplomat: Dorothy Ngutter" was arranged at De Anza College to encourage students to pursue international careers, unfortunately there was no audience turnout. Ngutter’s intention for the event was to offer guidance students looking into international careers. She also wanted to, inform st...

Butte County wildfire smoke engulfs De Anza, campus re-opens in unhealthy conditions

Butte County wildfire smoke engulfs De Anza, campus re-opens in unhealthy conditions

Christian Trujano, Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat, Showcase, Slideshows

Chancellor seeks imput after Foothill-De Anza closes 3 school days due to smoke Chancellor Judy Miner is inviting students, faculty and staff to give feedback on how the district can better handle future college closures. “Health and safety issues can be particularly challenging to navigate,” Miner ...