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Blending culture in music and dance: Día Pa Son ensemble performs Son Jarocho at De Anza College

Blending culture in music and dance: Día Pa Son ensemble performs Son Jarocho at De Anza College

Aliya Nupbay, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

The walls of the De Anza Hinson Campus center embraced the spirited melodies of the traditional art form of Son Jarocho, a blend of African and indigenous Mexican music on Feb. 11. The main aim of the performance was to spread awareness of Son Jarocho music and unite the three quintessential roots...

Humans of De Anza – Carol Jones

April 3, 2019

Fitness Center Coordinator CJ Jones, who is resigning from her cheer, dance, and physical education positions at De Anza, said she will miss assisting the community.

De Anza budget crisis: Dance

June 7, 2018

De Anza College’s dance department is one of 11 programs, voted on by the Instructional Planning and Budget Team, to be reviewed by an administrative Viability Advisory Team. The team will examine the programs according to unpublicized criteria and recommend a course of action to be sent to College...

Clubs of De Anza: G.R.A.N.D.

June 7, 2018

Generosity, respect and nurturing dancers. This is what makes up the De Anza College G.R.A.N.D. Club. La Voz News features the club as a facet in which students express themselves. All while learning new skills and making friends in a community.

Six De Anza programs to undergo viability review

Six De Anza programs to undergo viability review

Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2018

Dance, photography and wildlife science technician programs have been selected for review by an upcoming Viability Advisory Team, following an April 24 vote by De Anza College’s Instructional Planning and Budget Team. The paralegal, music and massage therapy programs will also be reviewed by the...

Dancers’ energy belies trouble ahead for De Anza department

Dancers’ energy belies trouble ahead for De Anza department

William Roman, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2018

“Take a dance class and save your life,” dance instructor Warren Lucas implored the audience at the DA Dance Demonstration held on Thursday, March 22 at De Anza Collge. What started off gently with a ballet performance soon turned into a highly energetic show. Contemporary, salsa, freestyle an...