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Open mic night invites students to express themselves

Open mic night invites students to express themselves

Jeffrey Windham, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2018

Can Black Jesus get an amen? At the First Thursday open mic hosted by the 4 Elements of Hip Hop club Feb. 1, the answer was "Yes." Emcee Black Jesus is the stage name of De Anza student Tyrone Powell, 21, computer engineering major who has been rapping for three years, representing San Jose. “This...

Silicon Valley Reads focuses on caregiving, solidarity

Silicon Valley Reads focuses on caregiving, solidarity

Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

The Silicon Valley Reads Kick-Off event was hosted at De Anza College’s Visual and Performing Arts Center on Feb. 1 and featured an on-stage interview of this year’s selected authors. Silicon Valley Reads is a local program that uses literature as a method to open discussion of important theme...