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Candlelight vigil honors victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Candlelight vigil honors victims of Chapel Hill shooting

Adrian Discipulo, Features Co-Editor

February 24, 2015

Candles were passed around among students as they gathered in De Anza’s main quad on Thursday, Feb. 12 to honor three young Muslims. Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, 21, her husband Deah Barakat, 23, and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, were gunned down in their home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina two...

De Anza Baseball grabs win number two

De Anza Baseball grabs win number two

Talina Rocha, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

The De Anza baseball team took their second win of the season against Contra Costa College in dramatic fashion this Tuesday Feb. 10. Starting pitcher Alex Zarate went six innings allowing no runs and only one hit with many opportunities coming throughout the entire game for the Dons and Comets. In...

Measles outbreak causes outrage

Adam Del Rio, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

Rumors and horror stories of vaccine side-effects spread faster than the illnesses themselves. The time to drop silly precautions is now, before it’s too late. Parents across the U.S. are blaming the 'anti-vaccination movement' for the avoidable illnesses thousands of people continue to face ev...

De Anza’s flea market: from fossils and crystals to vintage goods

De Anza's flea market: from fossils and crystals to vintage goods

Alejandra Cabrera, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

Neither the wind nor the rain stopped the DASB’s monthly flea market from taking place on Saturday, Feb. 7 in lots A and B. While the parking lots weren’t as packed as they are during the summer months, there were still people roaming around the different booths. This is a big contrast to the...

Female student assaulted

Female student assaulted

Adam Del Rio, Staff Writer

February 2, 2015

Even before a female student was assaulted on campus the night of Jan. 28, many De Anza College students were concerned about safety in dark areas on campus. An email alert went out to students and faculty around 8:45 p.m. saying that a female student was accosted by a male while walking on the south...

Feature. Cool Hangout: Chromatic Coffee

Feature. Cool Hangout: Chromatic Coffee

Geena Gonzales, Staff Writer

January 23, 2015

Chromatic Coffee located at 5237 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95051 is a local coffee shop that serves a variation of different coffees, teas, and specialty drinks. Chromatic Coffee is a relaxed place with a vintage look and rustic like furniture. It has available space for students to gather...

De Anza Club Day Winter 2015

De Anza Club Day Winter 2015

Bambi Nguyen, Staff Writer

January 23, 2015

MLK Impersonator gives “I Have A Dream Speech”

MLK Impersonator gives

Alejandra Cabrera, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015

This past Wednesday, January 15th, Palo Alto University hosted a breakfast in honor of receiving the HEED Award for a second year in a row. Congratulations! In honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, they had guest speaker Stephon Ferguson join them. Mr. Ferguson is a Dr. King...

Hate does not bring progress

Hate does not bring progress

Talia Alvarez, Staff Writer

January 16, 2015

As 2014 came to an end, chants such as “black lives matter” and “I can’t breath” were screamed by thousands of angry protesters around the U.S. as they looted and destroyed their own cities in the name of equality. The now infamous grand jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson...