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De Anza student on Foothill-De Anza board ousted, newly elected trustee replacement installed early

Abhiram Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2019


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Student trustee candidate and former La Voz editor-in-chief Genevieve Kolar is De Anza College’s new student trustee, winning the 2019-2020 elections with a 45 percent majority according to an email from Dennis Shannakian, College Life Office coordinator. Kolar agreed to start her term a few month...

Police arrest at De Anza College

Police arrest at De Anza College

Christian Trujano, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2019


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An individual was arrested March 4 around 3 p.m. at De Anza College for counts of misappropriation of lost property, providing false information to a peace officer, being under the influence of a narcotic and a misdemeanor warrant, according to Foothill-De Anza Chief of Police Daniel Acosta. Guled...

Meet your Candidates event presents 2019-2020 candidates

Meet your Candidates event presents 2019-2020 candidates

Abhiram Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2019


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For the first time, every candidate running for the 2019-2020 DASB general elections was given a chance to speak during the Feb. 27 “Meet your Candidates Day” event hosted by the DASB. Candidates spoke in Conference Room A and B on solutions and ideas regarding various issues around campus. “I w...

DASB elections Q&A: Student trustee

Maryam Golkar and Miles Voci

March 5, 2019


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Max Chen, Genevieve Kolar, Jeff Lydon and Robert Andrade III are the candidates running for De Anza’s 2019-2020 Student Trustee. Lydon and Andrade could not be reached. Students can vote through MyPortal from March 4 - 8. All interviews were conducted individually. Q: Why do you think you are fit to b...

DASB elections Q&A: President

Amy Gallagher, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2019


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Shelly Michael, Jeffery Chang and Dave Wardojo are the three candidates running to be the 2019-2020 DASB President. Students can vote through MyPortal from March 4 - 8. All interviews were conducted individually Q: Why do you think you’re fit to be president? Shelly: I want to have a lot of indi...

New DASB committee promotes Flea Market activities

Julia Kolman, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2019


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In order to support the expansion and improvement of the De Anza Flea Market, the DASB senate voted at the Feb. 27 meeting to make an internal Flea Market Committee. Yali Zhu, Flea Market coordinator, said the committee will benefit the expansion of the market. “The goal is to enhance the flea m...

Students work toward environmental sustainability

February 27, 2019


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The Environmental Sustainability Committee at De Anza College offers students the opportunity to contribute to efforts to make the ecosystem at De Anza more Eco-friendly. Through projects such as the Eco Fund, students can voice their ideas and take action to help make De Anza more sustainable. Students...

Computers repaired, donated to students in need

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019


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For the past 12 years, 48 De Anza College student interns looking to gain practical experience in the Information Technology Industry, have helped refurbish and redistribute over 2,000 laptops for students in need at De Anza’s Occupational Training Institute Program. The program began when someone in...

De Anza athletics budget clipped by DASB senate

De Anza athletics budget clipped by DASB senate

Tyson Tsoi and Thomas Anthony

February 21, 2019


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All De Anza athletics teams will experience cuts in their conference and travel expenses during the 2019- 2020 school year, after the DASB senate voted to allocate only $55,000 for the athletic department. The amount is about a $24,300 decrease from last year’s budget. The athletic department requested ...