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Spring DASB President hopes to enact anti-fraternization, senator compensation policies

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

June 3, 2019

Lawrence Su said he had a passion for helping the community grow and improve through the DASB senate since he first came to De Anza College, something he intends to continue doing as the interim DASB president. Su said he decided to join the DASB senate because, “senators said they needed people t...

Meet your new DASB President

Meet your new DASB President

Amy Gallagher, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2019

While on the phone with a friend, then 10-year-old Shelly Michael, future 2019-2020 DASB president, heard the Israeli warning sirens ringing. She said goodbye to her friend, headed to a shelter and waited for the missiles to stop before resuming her conversation. Michael was born and raised until the...

DASB elections Q&A: President

Amy Gallagher, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2019

Shelly Michael, Jeffery Chang and Dave Wardojo are the three candidates running to be the 2019-2020 DASB President. Students can vote through MyPortal from March 4 - 8. All interviews were conducted individually Q: Why do you think you’re fit to be president? Shelly: I want to have a lot of indi...

Former DASB President removed from office, details unknown

Christian Trujano and Mayer Adelberg

October 6, 2018

Former DASB senate President Khaled Haq was removed from his position three weeks before the start of the quarter according to an interview with former vice president, and now acting president, Carolyn Nguyen with La Voz after the first senate meeting on Oct. 3. The details as to why he was removed are sti...

DASB senate sworn in; president predicts “problems with partisanship”

DASB senate sworn in; president predicts “problems with partisanship”

Andrew Shinjo, Staff Reporter

April 14, 2018

The incoming DASB Senate was inaugurated into office for the 2018-2019 term on Wednesday, April 11. Per tradition, the outgoing president Kalani Hettige, engineering major, swore in incoming president Khaled Haq, 18, business major. Haq then swore in the other incoming members of the senate. He...

DASB President speaks out

Stacie Rowe

December 2, 2013

The following is a recreation of  DASB Senate President Stacie Rowe’s opening statement at the sexual assault forum held by the DASB Senate on Tuesday Nov. 19.  The recreation was provided by Rowe via email.  I’d like to speak with you very openly today, which is rare for me because for most of m...

Meet your DASB President: Stacie Rowe

Meet your DASB President: Stacie Rowe

Craig Morrison, Staff Writer

November 25, 2013

As a youth, Stacie Rowe found her passion for leadership after she was recruited into a program run by the Department of Homeland Security to develop leadership skills in children. “It was very military style discipline, similar to boot camp,” said Rowe, who was elected as president of...