La Voz News

De Anza faculty get one time raise, retirement plan

Jocelyn Hernandez, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018

The Foothill-De Anza Faculty Association ratified a deal with the district resulting in a temporary five percent pay raise for faculty on Thursday, Oct. 11. Three-hundred six faculty members voted in favor of ratifying the salary settlement and two opposed, according to an email from Faculty Associa...

Job action threatens committees, graduation attendance

Rebecca Arnone, Staff Reporter

June 4, 2018

The Foothill-De Anza faculty enters its third week in a dispute with district adminstrators over the allocation of a cost of living adjustment. May 21 was the first day of a work-to-contract job action wherein the faculty are doing the minimum contractual obligations of their jobs, which means no unco...

Opinion: Faculty undervalued in budget crisis

Tim Shively, Guest Contributor

May 21, 2018

The Foothill-De Anza District’s budget reduction plans endanger an unacceptable number of faculty jobs. No one is denying that we are in a budget crisis. At last Monday’s Foothill-De Anza Board meeting, a revised plan was approved to address the now $17 million deficit, 50 percent of which will be De...

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...