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Math program provides supportive environment, accessibility and opportunity for students

John Bricker, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2017

The Math Performance Success (MPS) program at De Anza College is investing more time and resources into struggling students than the average math classes, allowing underdogs to an more of an opportunity to succeed.

Cuffing season at De Anza

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2017

As the leaves start falling off their trees, people start falling for each other. As we get deeper into the school year, we reach a special time of the year. A time for fun activities like flexing in your best outerwear, decorating your home for the holidays, or cuddling with that special someone. But...

Japanese drummers bring cultural diversity to De Anza College’s Welcome Week

Japanese drummers bring cultural diversity to De Anza College’s Welcome Week

Natalie Vivian Valencia, Features Editor

October 2, 2017

De Anza College’s “Welcome Week” for incoming freshman and returning students went with a bang- literally as San Jose Taiko, a Japanese American drumming group, greeted students in the Campus Center. Five drummers banged to the beat of the drum in unison, dressed in bright colors and tradit...

De Anza alum makes TV cable show based on Bay Area city called “Sunnyvaleans”

De Anza alum makes TV cable show based on Bay Area city called “Sunnyvaleans”

Christian, Trujano

September 28, 2017

College education was important for former De Anza student, Misuk Park, who created a cable TV show based on the city of Sunnyvale. Park, who attended De Anza College, then transferred to UC Berkeley details her experience owning a cable access tv show. According to Park, it was the practical real wor...

Student Services and Helpful Resources at De Anza College

Student Services and Helpful Resources at De Anza College

Audrey Marques, Design Editor

September 28, 2017

Starting the school new year, many new students arrive and want to get into what is around the Campus.  De Anza College has many resources that can help students during their time here, just as an example, the Health Service, Financial Aid and Scholarship, VIDA, and so many other things that can help...

Hungry much? Best places to eat around De Anza campus

Hungry much? Best places to eat around De Anza campus

Stacy Ardoin, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

If you are looking for a quick bite to eat or sit down meal before class starts, De Anza College sit near many great and accessible restaurants and spots near the campus. Coffee, the bane of existence for many college students is just right down the street for those who need a pick me up before class. To...

Dons edge Vikings, 68-65

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2017

Forward Nemanja Rajic scored the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds left as the De Anza College Dons defeated the West Valley Vikings 68-65 Wednesday, Feb. 1. Rajic, 18, computer science major, scored 14 points on four of four shooting to go along with four blocks. “Before going into the second half...

The benefits of a De Anza student ID

The benefits of a De Anza student ID

Jon Dupin, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2017

Almost every student carries a De Anza student body card, but not many know the perks of carrying one.  Paying the small fee for IDs when registering for classes grants access to a wide variety of programs, rewards and free services. One of the most appealing perks are the discounts students receive...

Dons’ defense stifles Laney Eagles 24-14

Dons’ defense stifles Laney Eagles 24-14

Anthony Montes, Sports Editor

October 8, 2015

The De Anza College football team flexed their defensive prowess, forcing four turnovers in their 24-14 win over the Laney College on Saturday Oct. 3. “The best we’ve played in a long time,” said De Anza football head coach Dan Atencio about his defense. The Dons unyielding defense, led by outsid...

Volleyball woes continue, drop eight straight

Volleyball woes continue, drop eight straight

Anthony Montes, Sports Editor

October 7, 2015

An uninspired start and inconsistent play by the De Anza women’s volleyball team led to a three-set loss (25-17, 25-18, 25-17) against the Ohlone College Renegades on Friday Oct. 2. The Dons began slowly and had no answer for the Renegades offensive barrage in the first set. Head Coach Dawnis Guevarra...