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De Anza College expands non-credit courses for upcoming winter quarter

De Anza College expands its non-credit courses for winter quarter 2021.
November 23, 2020

With additional courses in the auto-tech and ESL departments, De Anza College is expanding its non-credit course offerings this winter quarter.    In a non-credit course, students do not receive...

HEFAS, VIDA leader aims to dispel fear about rumors of ICE raids

Angélica Esquivel, program coordinator of VIDA and HEFAS director, hopes to dispel rumors of recent ICE threats.
November 19, 2020

Recent ICE threats have resurfaced, following an announcement that it will return to conducting raids similar to ones before the COVID-19 pandemic, sparking fear in the undocumented immigrant community.  Jor California...

Yosimar Reyes calls for building self-esteem, claiming power in undocumented community

Yosimar Reyes calls for building self-esteem, claiming power in undocumented community
October 31, 2020

Yosimar Reyes showcased a visual presentation composed of undocumented immigrants’ written work and films, to reframe perception to amplify the powerfulness that undocumented immigrants embody.   Reyes,...

Pilipino Student Union’s open house recruits students, explores Filipino culture

PUSO presenters host the club's first open house of the school year,  emphasizing the importance of Filipinx culture.
October 15, 2020

On Oct. 8, Pilipino Unity Student Organization held their first event of the year, the Virtual Open House, to welcome new members and promote the club.  The open house started off with an ice-breaker...

Faculty Association Political Action Committee urges students to vote through outreach

The FAPAC is encouraging students to vote in the upcoming election, through outreach efforts such as presenting in different classes.
October 15, 2020

Correction* This article and its headline have been corrected to say Faculty Association Political Action Committee, instead of Foothill-De Anza Association Political Committee. The Foothill-De Anza district...

Virtual club fair connects students, despite remote challenges

Students gathered online to hear about De Anza College's clubs on Club Day.
October 9, 2020
On Oct. 1, the Inter Club Council held a Virtual Club Fair where clubs answered live questions, engaged with potential new members and promoted themselves. 

Virtual Project Fair offers students volunteer opportunities in housing insecurity, community

Students receive volunteer opportunities at VIDA's virtual project fair.
October 9, 2020
Despite being restricted to Zoom, the VIDA project fair allowed students to find volunteer opportunities and saw a surprising virtual turnout.

Chinese international students have mixed feelings about graduation, amid COVID-19 uncertainty

Students sitting in graduation attire
June 23, 2020

International students, some back in their home countries, others still in the United States, have mixed emotions about graduating from De Anza College because of the uncertainty of their student status. “I...

DASB Senate adjusts to remote learning, increases student outreach

DASB Senate adjusts to remote learning, increases student outreach
June 19, 2020

A new committee will be implemented next year by the DASB Senate to deal with student grievances and to inform students of the resources available to them remotely as they adjust to the new needs during...

Student Success Center adjusts to online tutoring, aims to teach students despite pandemic

Student Success Center adjusts to online tutoring, aims to teach students despite pandemic
June 5, 2020

The Student Success Center, as a result of the campus closure, is offering virtual tutoring sessions through Zoom video chats, in an effort to continue assistance for students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Diana...

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