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Quick vegetarian recipe for students – Easy Asparagus Grain Bowl

Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

Start to finish: 20 minutes Servings: 4 Choice of grains (Recommendation: Trader Joe’s Harvest Grain Blend) 1 bundle of asparagus 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 peaches 2 lemons 1 bunch of cilantro Balsamic vinegar Salt and ground black pepper Balsamic vinegar 2 large avoca...

Blending culture in music and dance: Día Pa Son ensemble performs Son Jarocho at De Anza College

Blending culture in music and dance: Día Pa Son ensemble performs Son Jarocho at De Anza College

Aliya Nupbay, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

The walls of the De Anza Hinson Campus center embraced the spirited melodies of the traditional art form of Son Jarocho, a blend of African and indigenous Mexican music on Feb. 11. The main aim of the performance was to spread awareness of Son Jarocho music and unite the three quintessential roots...

Silicon Valley Read presents “Women Making it Happen” at Euphrat Museum of Art

Silicon Valley Read presents “Women Making it Happen” at Euphrat Museum of Art

Lauren Locquiao, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

Silicon Valley Reads 2020 presented their theme “Women Making it Happen” at the Euphrat Museum of Art on Jan. 23, in conjunction with the opening of Euphrat’s winter exhibit, “Women Pathmakers.  They brought out the author of the novel “Alpha Girls,” Julian Guthrie, alongside two out of f...

‘Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey,’ DC Universe action title worth watching

‘Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey,’ DC Universe action title worth watching

Mael Lorach, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

In the movie industry, it often happens that a movie’s quality does not necessarily guarantee its box-office performance. “Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey,” featuring Margot Robbie, is unfortunate proof of this phenomenon in the best way possible. Should you go see this movie, you’d have an excellent...

Bad Bunny releases “6 Rings” single dedicated to Kobe Bryant

Bad Bunny releases “6 Rings” single dedicated to Kobe Bryant

Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

Bad Bunny released a heartfelt and moving song titled “6 Rings” as his tribute to Kobe Bryant after the news of his untimely and sudden death shocked the sports world. The singer released the song on Jan. 28, two days after Bryant’s death. The song was released on Soundcloud and can be found ...

‘Gretel and Hansel’: grim but dull adaptation

‘Gretel and Hansel’: grim but dull adaptation

Rodrigo Gutierrez, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

“Gretel and Hansel” retells the classic grim tale from the perspective of Gretel but offers little to no intrigue in its adaptation. Directed by Oz Perkins, the adaptation brings little action to keep the audience at the edge of the seat and turns out to be creepy than scary. At the beginning...

‘Miss Americana’: Taylor Swift’s career story told, lacks candor

‘Miss Americana’: Taylor Swift’s career story told, lacks candor

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

“Miss Americana,” Taylor Swift’s self-titled documentary on Netflix, tells a story of a woman who is overcoming various obstacles throughout her famed career. Overall, the documentary is watchable but struggles to develop some personal connections with the audience due to her aforementioned fame. I...

“Turning” disappoints, lacks plot and horror

“Turning” disappoints, lacks plot and horror

Oscar Frias-Rivera, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

“The Turning” that came out this past weekend was a huge letdown. As the movie ended I yelled out “What” as did someone else in the movies after it went to credits because no one expected the movie to end as it did. Me, already being a “Stranger Things” fan, thought maybe this would...

 Caffe Frascati: a place for coffee and comedy 

 Caffe Frascati: a place for coffee and comedy 

Kassandra Zeledon, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2020

A coffee shop serves as a college student’s place to study, but on Wednesday nights, Caffe Frascati’s comedy nights pack aspiring comedians, college students, and adults for a night of laughs. Every Wednesday night from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Caffe Frascati hosts their open mic for comedy night.  ...

Traditional food, performances at annual Vietnamese Tet Festival Celebration

Traditional food, performances at annual Vietnamese Tet Festival Celebration

Lauren Locquiao, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2020

It’s closing to midnight, and you probably heard it, the sound of firecrackers going off. This time around the zodiac sign aligns to be the year of the rat. The Santa Clara County Fairgrounds hosted a two-day event in celebration of Lunar New Year from Jan. 25 to Jan 26. What some people look fo...