La Voz News

Lifetime Fitness and Wellness Center sent to viability review

Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

June 4, 2018

De Anza’s Instructional Planning and Budget Team voted to send the Lifetime Fitness and Wellness Center community education program for viability review on May 22 and voted to request hiring an additional chemistry instructor to meet student demand. The Wellness Center sells memberships to students...

Editorial: De Anza must engage in budget decisions

La Voz Editorial Board

June 4, 2018

De Anza students, staff and faculty: Be engaged and informed in the college and Foothill-De Anza District’s decisions on upcoming budget cuts. If you are not involved, the powers that be will not act in your best interest. At De Anza, programs under review for cuts are wildlife science tech, dan...

Students advocate for language programs in De Anza budget deliberations

Students advocate for language programs in De Anza budget deliberations

Christian Trujano, News Editor

May 29, 2018

De Anza College students gathered to voice their concern for the future of language programs on May 23, hanging several posters outside of the first Viability Advisory Team meeting held to discuss select programs and departments. The Instructional Planning and Budget Team voted to send the Spanish,...

Opinion: Faculty undervalued in budget crisis

Tim Shively, Guest Contributor

May 21, 2018

The Foothill-De Anza District’s budget reduction plans endanger an unacceptable number of faculty jobs. No one is denying that we are in a budget crisis. At last Monday’s Foothill-De Anza Board meeting, a revised plan was approved to address the now $17 million deficit, 50 percent of which will be De...

Budget cuts to affect De Anza transfer center, counseling

Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

May 8, 2018

De Anza College could see a decrease in counselors available to assist students, due to projected budget plans following the May 3 Student Services Planning and Budget Team meeting. Dean of Counseling and Student Success Sheila White-Daniels said with the numbers given to her division, there will ...

Updates on programs under review

Updates on programs under review

Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2018

De Anza’s estimated part time faculty budget in the coming academic year is now lower than the original estimate, De Anza’s Instructional Planning and Budget Team’s announced on May 1. IPBT Co-chair and Vice President of Instruction Christina Espinosa-Pieb said the upcoming part-time faculty...