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Students react to De Anza's return to campus plan

Students react to De Anza’s return to campus plan

Jordyn Smith, Reporter | April 26, 2021

As De Anza College prepares to return to campus, students reflect on how to do it safely. Poasa Vai, 20, graphic design major, said he worries about vague health and safety guidelines. “It’ll...

A view inside the vaccination hub at the Moscone Center in South San Francisco.

Rediscovering normal: my vaccination story

Lianna Vaughan, Reporter | April 22, 2021

Crowded by public health orders and chronic illness, the COVID-19 vaccine could not come quick enough for my weakened immune system. This year, death kept knocking at my door and all I could do was watch...

Krupa Desai

Krupa Desai: full-time medical assisting student, full-time friend and mother

Amanda Nguyen, Reporter | April 12, 2021
Krupa Desai worked at Stanford's Children Health for a year and half before deciding to go into health technologies at De Anza College.
Taking a walk is time-consuming but worth it

Taking a walk is time-consuming but worth it

Emjay Troxclair, Reporter/copy editor | March 25, 2021
I took a walk every evening for a few days, boosting my mood and relieving stress.
Photo of De Anza women's volleyball team, courtesy of De Anza College Athletics

De Anza women’s volleyball team receives Scholar Team award

Vi Nguyen, Reporter | March 25, 2021
Through their academic and athletic performance, the 2019 De Anza College women’s volleyball team received the California Community Athletic Association’s Scholar Team award.
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De Anza College students globalize their media consumption

Jordan Soto, Reporter | March 19, 2021

The globalization of media has found its way to De Anza College, as students watch and listen to publications from around the world. Lupita Silva, a 20 year-old marketing major, said she has consumed...

Mountain View Police Department Chief opens community discussion for modern policing

Mountain View Police Department Chief opens community discussion for modern policing

Crystal Flores, Reporter | March 19, 2021

Chris Hsiung, Deputy Chief of Mountain View Police Department, shared a glimpse of the tensions within law enforcement and how they use social media to communicate with the community in a speaker event...

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De Anza health technologies student finds her passion in medical assisting

Amanda Nguyen, Reporter | March 19, 2021

After years as a veterinary technician, Christina Johnson wanted to be in the medical field, helping people. At 29, she has completed certificates for medical assisting, EKG, and phlebotomy and works as...

Benefits of community colleges are overlooked, high school counselors say

Benefits of community colleges are overlooked, high school counselors say

Nitya Peumans, Reporter | March 16, 2021

Because four-year universities are often advertised as the only viable option after high school, Bay Area guidance counselors find that students overlook the benefits of community college. Vanessa Goulart,...

On-campus exercise facility for De Anza College's adapted physical education department.

Disabled students train virtually in Adapted Physical Education courses

Bryan Reos Lopez, Reporter | March 16, 2021

Despite the struggles of engaging in online school, students with disabilities are still exercising through De Anza College’s Adapted Physical Education program. To ensure that De Anza students with...

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