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Diets, diets everywhere and not a bite to eat: eat healthier this year

Diets, diets everywhere and not a bite to eat: eat healthier this year

Sadhna Samantarai

January 5, 2011


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There's always the first basic question of the day: what should I eat? Dieting doesn't have to be a "Devil Wears Prada" moment of model-status-starvation to the point of disgorgement. It reverts back to that Healthy Eating Pyramid most students learned about from health class back in junior high. In...

Dons earn bowl bid

Helen Koh

November 29, 2010


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  The De Anza College football team has once again qualified to play in the Coast Conference southern division bowl game. After winning last year's bowl game, the Dons will go into the game with hopeful anticipation of bringing back another conference win to add to their already golden repertoire. The...

Despite bowl loss, Dons finish season strong

Alex Mendiola

November 28, 2010


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The 2010 De Anza College football team proved that the Dons are a force to be reckoned with, as they conquered new territory in the Golden Gate Conference, finishing the season 7-3 to become back-to-back conference champions. After last year's championship in the Coast Conference division, the team ...

De Anza offers lacrosse class

April Seo

November 28, 2010


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The De Anza College Physical Education Department has introduced a new sport into its curriculum: lacrosse. According to Rich Schroeder, the dean of the Physical Education and Athletics division at De Anza, this up and coming sport is popular at the high schools in the Cupertino area and it may be on...

De Anza cross country team wins annual coast conference crown

Supriya Swarup, Staff Writer

November 21, 2010


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The men and women's cross country teams won the annual Coast Conference crown in Santa Rosa, which qualified the team for the state competition this November, making it their fourth year in a row. The team went to the conference competing against various schools,  including major competitors Hartnell...

Senate attempts sports spirit revival

Senate attempts sports spirit revival

Amira Farah

November 14, 2010


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"Hola! Que Pasa … De Anza en LA CASA!" The loud and grammatically incorrect cheer rang through the stands during De Anza College's football game against Los Medanos College Nov. 6. The De Anza Associated Student Body Senate's Diversity and Events and Marketing committees planned a pre-game ta...

Mens soccer trumps trojans

Mens soccer trumps trojans

Suneui Kim, Staff Writer

November 14, 2010


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The De Anza College men's soccer team earned a 3-0 victory against the Skyline College Trojans on the Don's home field Nov. 5. The first 40 minutes of the match was a stalemate. Both teams struggled at midfield for ball possession. The Dons' strategy was to use a side attack from  direct passes from...

De Anza Men’s Soccer Extend a Winning Streak

De Anza Men’s Soccer Extend a Winning Streak

Suneui Kim

November 8, 2010


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The De Anza College men's soccer team achieved a victory against the Skyline College at the home field on November 5th, 3-0. In every sports game, there are two main ways to earn a victory: one is a dominant performance, and another is grabbing chances through opponent's mistakes. Dons mainly used...

The inside scoop on the UNR transfer program for athletes

Helen Koh

November 6, 2010


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According to the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the University of Nevada, Reno qualifies as a Division I school, which is the highest out of three division levels, making it the most stringent upon requirements for all student athletes.  In terms of athletes transferring to UNR, "it ...

Dons sweep Skyline

Dons sweep Skyline

Suneui Kim

November 1, 2010


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The De Anza college women's volleyball team earned a second consecutive sweep against Skyline College in the De Anza Main Gym Oct. 27.  The Dons improved to 10-9 overall in the conference with a 3-0 victory. The women's volleyball team needed to achieve at least a 50 percent winning rate in order to...