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A campus vaping community

A campus vaping community

Maël Lorach, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2020

Several students laugh and hang out over a game of cards while they blow thick clouds from their electronic cigarettes and watch as a group of children pass by. It’s a typical sight at De Anza College’s Lot C smoking area. “You got kids passing around here all the time, it’s so weird. They...

New shuttles provide more transportation options for students

Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2020

The city of Cupertino launched a new micro-transit service in October of last year partnering with a company called Via aimed to better suit the needs of the city's’ residents. A survey last year conducted by the city found that the majority of Cupertino residents do not use the VTA bus routes frequently...

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 facing housing insecurity at De Anza College and Foothill College. The Flint Center, currently...

Nice Buns! Special edition- The Counter

Nice Buns! Special edition- The Counter

Brenna White, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2019

While The Counter’s customizable burgers certainly have crowd appeal with its potential variations, it would seem that a fluctuation in quality is also present despite its higher cost which is fixed no matter what. Although this was my first visit to The Counter, its commendable reputation preceded...

Nice Buns! Special edition- The Habit Original Charburger

Nice Buns! Special edition- The Habit Original Charburger

Mayer Adelberg, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

A juicy first bite, a crunchy bun and enticing flavors are just three amazing features of The Habit’s Original Charburger, something I can’t recommend enough. For the nine minutes between ordering, to my order being up, I anxiously waited for the first bite and the consequential wonderful sensa...

Interclub Council at risk due to budget cuts

Kevin Coleto, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2018

A report by the Student Services Planning and Budget Team suggests significant deficits to Student Development & EOPS programs may be implemented, which may negatively affect the Interclub Council, which oversees and counsels the college’s clubs. ICC adviser La Donna Yumori-Kaku voiced h...

KT Urban withdraws Oaks Shopping Center redevelopment proposal

Ana Acosta, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2018

Real estate development and investment company KT Urban withdrew their redevelopment proposal for the Oaks Shopping Center, which was going to be presented at a City Council meeting on Jan. 16. A statement by principal of KT Urban Mark Tersini was released to La Voz saying:  “After careful consideration,...

Tpumps: A tiny store with a big reputation

Students line up outside the door of an extremely busy Tpumps, waiting for their turn to order.

Harold Shi, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

Offering a charming drink with a simple formula (pick your tea base, add milk if desired, choose your toppings, select what flavors, adjust sweetness and you’re on your way), Tpumps has managed in its past seven months of opening to achieve consistent crowd lines and amass new customers. A...