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Marie Basile, dance instructor, demonstrates a passe in barre in front of her desk view camera.

Dance department adjusts to virtual learning, finds surprising benefits

Jodi Wong, Staff Reporter | November 19, 2020

As De Anza College adapts to online courses, faculty are exploring new ways to teach dance virtually — and finding unexpected advantages.    “I’ve tried to figure out how to maximize...

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De Anza College students unworried about winter registration, despite less class offerings

Athyna Palafox, Staff Reporter | November 12, 2020
Winter quarter is approaching, which means that it's time for De Anza College students to consider classes yet again. 
De Anza College is hosting its annual flu shot clinic as a drive-thru this year to maintain COVID-19 protocols.

De Anza College’s walk-in flu shot clinic transitions to drive-thru

Emjay Troxclair, Web Editor | October 31, 2020

De Anza’s Student Health Services’ annual flu shot clinic has transitioned from a walk-in clinic, to a drive-thru this year, in order to follow COVID-19 safety protocol.    “The clinic...

De Anza College's Office of Equity dissuaded student financial worries at its event Financial Hustle.

Office of Equity’s Financial Hustle eases students’ financial worries

Alex Ly, Staff Reporter | October 31, 2020

De Anza College’s Office of Equity addressed students’ financial concerns about tuition fees in the online Zoom event, Financial Hustle, on Oct. 22.   Adriana Garcia, administrative assistant...

Around 42% of students respondents reported that they did not want to watch the last round of presidential debates, with only 12.5% of student watchers reporting they enjoyed the debate.

Presidential debate cycle falls flat for De Anza College students

Courtney Guetschow, Reporter | October 25, 2020
For the final round of presidential debates, a De Anza College Reddit community poll, conducted by La Voz, was taken gauging student interest and thoughts about the debate.
PUSO presenters host the club's first open house of the school year,  emphasizing the importance of Filipinx culture.

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

Sam Lai, Reporter | 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...

Students gathered online to hear about De Anza College's clubs on Club Day.

Virtual club fair connects students, despite remote challenges

Nitya Peumans, Reporter | 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. 
Students receive volunteer opportunities at VIDA's virtual project fair.

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

Cassandra Garcia, Reporter | October 9, 2020
Despite being restricted to Zoom, the VIDA project fair allowed students to find volunteer opportunities and saw a surprising virtual turnout.
Mary Sullivan, Director of Health Education and Wellness and Gio Supnet , Administrative Assistant Student Health Services 
talk to students on Welcome Day, Sept. 21.

De Anza holds first Welcome Day event

Brenna White and Mayer Adelberg | October 2, 2018

On Friday Sept. 21, De Anza College kicked off the coming Fall Quarter with its first ever Welcome Day,  according to the school’s official website. With an estimated 1,000  students attending,...

De Anza gathers to save the fish

Nicolas Baursfeld, Staff Reporter | April 30, 2018

A dancing fish was in the quad on Thursday, April 19 at an information stand to educate students about diminishing estuaries for Earth Day.  The environmental science department and De Anza associated...

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