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COVID-19, a new national threat

Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter | March 17, 2020

If you’re opening up any kind of social media or news apps you’ve no doubt run into various articles, memes and general hysteria surrounding COVID-19 better known as the coronavirus. The disease...

DASB Senate discusses budget cuts

DASB Senate discusses budget cuts

Taylor Park , Staff Reporter | February 19, 2020

The DASB Senate discussed justifications about budget cuts and raises within the proposed 2020-21 budget, including budget cuts in campus programs and student payroll and increases in wages for DASB Senate...

Campus program student payrolls proposed to decrease in 2020-21

Campus program student payrolls proposed to decrease in 2020-21

Annalise Freimarck and Kathleen Quinn | February 18, 2020

The proposed DASB Senate 2020-21 budget for student payroll is $301,000, a $33,000 decrease from this fiscal year’s budget of $334,000 because funding for many positions is being cut altogether. For...

Editorial: Flint Center should be student housing

La Voz Editorial board | January 27, 2020

To the Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees, Cupertino residents’ needs come before students'. The plan to create a new events space instead of affordable student housing shows disregard for students...

Alex Chow Yong-kang, vice president of the Hong Kong University Students’ Union, explains the Hong Kong protesters’ five demands on Nov. 21 at De Anza College

Hong Kong protest tensions high among De Anza students

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter | December 4, 2019

Armed campus police conducted bag checks at an event about the protests in Hong Kong presented by prominent Umbrella Movement member, Alex Chow Yong-kang. Alan Cheng, De Anza College alumnus who grew...

Foothill-De Anza Police offer safety escorts

Foothill-De Anza Police offer safety escorts

Nathalia Moran , Staff Reporter | November 14, 2019

From 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., De Anza College students can call campus police for a safety escort to their car or to a class if they feel unsafe to do so alone. The service runs Monday through Friday. Since...

Source: Palo Alto Online, U.S. Department of Education

Graphic Credits: Julia Kolman and Cindy Yu

Undocumented students face employment barriers at California community colleges

Kathleen Quinn and Ethan Bennett | November 14, 2019

Over a thousand students without Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival cannot get jobs on campus at De Anza College, due to state and federal regulations that prevent employers from hiring employees without...

Trailblazers: The perfect De Anza mascot

Trailblazers: The perfect De Anza mascot

Andrew Jaramillo, Staff Reporter | November 7, 2019

Now is the time to make your opinion about De Anza’s mascot heard, and you don’t want to pass up the opportunity to be a part of our school’s history. The official De Anza College email sent out...

Sources: DrugAbuse.gov, TruthInitiative.org

Vaping: Dangerous, unhealthy trend among De Anza students

Bhuvaneshwari Natarajan, Staff Reporter | October 15, 2019

Electronic cigarettes should be banned from the De Anza College campus. Students should start a petition to ban the use of any form of tobacco on campus for the betterment of students’ health. Nothing...

Sexual assault statistics in the U.S. 

Red represents women Blue represents men

Source:  The CDC and Rainn

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...

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