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New exhibit at Euphrat: Space and Place

New exhibit at Euphrat: Space and Place

Saman Mashayekhi, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

The Euphrat Art Museum is hosting a new exhibit called Space and Place, which will be open from Oct. 23 through Dec. 5. The exhibit is set to focus on space and the cultures surrounding it. “Space and Places explores multicultural interpretations of outer space, hidden layers of culture and history,...

De Anza College offers free flu vaccines

Bhuvaneshwari Natarajan, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2019

De Anza Health Services hosted a free flu vaccine clinic for students and faculty, with around 300 students receiving the vaccine. The clinic was organized over a span of four days on Oct. 16 and 17 and Oct. 23 and 24, with an aim of preventing students from getting the virus this flu season. According...

‘UndocuHustle’ event provides financial advice to undocumented students

Ethan Bennett, Managing Editor

October 29, 2019

Students learned ways of making money and being financially independent even when undocumented at the UndocuHustle event on Oct. 16. “This event is about making money regardless of immigration status,” speaker and UC Davis graduate Alejandro Espinoza said. Speaking alongside him were Katiuska...

Students urged to vote, be allies to undocumented immigrants

Annalise Freimarck, Campus Beat Editor

October 29, 2019

Standing outside of a booth set up in the middle of the quad with a clipboard and voter registration, Brenda Carillo, 24, psychology major, encouraged students to register to vote and write to local legislators as a part of the first event in California’s Community College Undocumented Student Week...

Students, faculty share stories of loved ones around Dia De Los Muertos altar

Students, faculty share stories of loved ones around Dia De Los Muertos altar

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2019

Students and faculty members shared stories of their deceased loved ones and placed photos on an altar adorned with candles, keepsakes and flowers at the Arrival of our Ancestors event on Oct. 22 in the Office of Equity. The event resembled ceremonies that occur as part of the Mexican tradition “Día...

De Anza nursing graduates give aid in Cambodia

De Anza nursing graduates give aid in Cambodia

Ethan Bennett, Managing Editor

October 15, 2019

Flying from California to Cambodia, De Anza College nursing graduate Emily Miller had no idea what she was about to face. She joined the Jordan International Aid mission in January along with several other volunteers to help treat adults and children in rural villages in Cambodia. What she saw...

U.S. Census needs student help, input

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2019

Shay Dognia, media specialist for the Census Bureau, wants to make sure students are aware of the opportunities the census can provide as well as the importance of being counted in the upcoming census. The constitutionally mandated census aims to count every individual within the United States every ...

De Anza College joins ‘It’s on Us’ consent initiative

De Anza College joins ‘It’s on Us’ consent initiative

Nathalia Moran, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2019

Students took pledges to be an active bystander in addressing consent, relationship violence and sexual harassment as a part of the new It’s On Us initiative booth at De Anza Club Day on Oct. 10. The It’s On Us initiative aims to engage students in a discussion surrounding consent education and...

‘UndocuWelcome’ orientation holds workshops, outreach

Nathalia Moran, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2019

Undocumented students chanted, “We’re here and we’ve got this” at the De Anza College second annual “UndocuWelcome Orientation” on Sept. 12 and 13, in an indigenous blessing ceremony to respect the native land being stood on. Undocumented students and families were invited to participate i...

Open Mic Night

Francisco Medina and Aaron Mata

July 1, 2019

Local artists perform at De Anza College's Open Mic Night, hosted by McTate Stroman.