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Religious message offends

Religious message offends

Steven Hall, Web Editor

January 16, 2015

The main quad came alive with the sound of loud voices and people yelling in the early afternoon as De Anza College was visited by street preachers from Cry to God Ministries on Jan. 8. “I actually came later, but what caught my attention was the hatred that he was preaching,” said Safa Ben-Harchache,...

De Anza student and Iraq War veteran missing

De Anza student and Iraq War veteran missing

Jacob Sisneros, Editor-in-Chief

December 8, 2014

Joseph Weber, a 28-year-old De Anza College student and Iraq War veteran, was reported missing by his family on Nov. 26 and has been missing for over 12 days. Weber left his home in Sunnyvale on Nov. 24 and the California Highway Patrol found his car in the Golden Gate Bridge employee parking lot...

Men’s soccer wins in dramatic fashion

Taylor Bicht, Staff Writer

November 28, 2014

In a hard fought game that was decided by a penalty shootout, the De Anza College men’s soccer team was able to squeak out a tremendous win 1-1(4-3 on penalties) to advance in the playoffs against City College of San Francisco on Tuesday, Nov. 25. Both teams were strong defensively throughout the game w...

Men’s soccer wins central coast conference

Dons’ freshman midfielder Daniel Galvan (15) tries to get to the ball before a Hartnell Player. De Anza wons its final home game of the regular season 1-0 on Friday Nov. 14, capturing the central coast conference championship and advancing to the second round of the NorCal regional championship.

Steven Hall, Staff Writer

November 22, 2014

The De Anza College men’s soccer team won its 22nd conference championship with a 1-0 victory over Hartnell College on Friday Nov. 14. Despite a valiant effort by the Hartnell team and many near misses, the aggressive offense of De Anza proved themselves as a strong adversary. The only goa...


The 2014 De Anza College men’s and women’s cross-country teams
including head coach Nick Mattis (back row, far left). Both the men’s
and women’s teams will be competing in the State Championship
on Saturday, Nov. 22 in Fresno.

Cindy Tran, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014

De Anza women’s soccer battles Foothill to 2-2 tie

Sophomore forward Alejandra Gutierrez (15) goes in for a tackle againt a Foothill defender. She scored a goal in the game and the Dons tied Foothill 2-2 on Tuesday Oct. 28

Harold Shi, Staff Writer

November 3, 2014

The De Anza College women’s soccer team tied 2-2 against rival Foothill College on Tuesday Oct. 28, making its record 4-4-2 in conference play this season. Within the first 10 minutes, De Anza had already made numerous attempts on Foothill’s goal following well-positioned passes from sophomore...

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...

De Anza students need to stop complaining about parking

De Anza students need to stop complaining about parking

Samantha Jill UyBico, Staff writer

October 10, 2014

De Anza students need to stop crying about the parking lot situation. You’re college students, not babies. Use your brain to figure it out. The campus parking lots have everyone whining about the tight-fitting spaces and the trouble in even finding a vacant spot in the first place. The first...

Tougher NCAA transfer Requirements

Kavin Mistry, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has recently changed the requirements for athletes to emphasize the importance of education along with sports. “The minimum required GPA is now 2.5 instead of 2.0,” said De Anza College Athletic Academic Advisor Matt Trosper. Division I schools will...

Language class offerings reduced for winter quarter

Katie Phan, Staff Writer

November 25, 2013

Students who want to advance their world language skills at De Anza College next quarter may need to look elsewhere. Course offerings in Elementary Level 3 and Intermediate Levels 4, 5, and 6 for most world languages are not being offered for Winter Quarter ‘14 in light of district-wide budget...