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“Genes in Space” game donates to and supports cancer research

Niklas Schubert

February 18, 2014

The UK Cancer Research Society released its first game app called “Genes in Space.” The app allows players to help find a possible cure for cancer. This concept is based on the citizen science hub Zooniverse from which the scientific data is fetched. Players first need to create a Zooniverse ...

Open mic encourages self expression and celebrates black history

Open mic encourages self expression and celebrates black history

Jim Blank, Reporter

February 18, 2014

De Anza College held an open mic on Feb. 6 as part of the campus’s celebration of black history. Several acts used satirical expressions of racism from the early 1990s, while others celebrated freedom and equality. McTate Stroman, the artist in charge, made opening statements as the crowd settled...

Ceramics instructor opens Santa Cruz exhibit

Ceramics instructor opens Santa Cruz exhibit

Alex Nguyen

February 18, 2014

With careful movements, Rocky Lewycky took out three different colored cloths and wrapped his pig sculpture. He took out a crowbar and in the next 20 seconds, the artwork was destroyed. Lewycky, a ceramics instructor at De Anza College took out another pig sculpture and replaced the original in...