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Foothill-De Anza district joins California community colleges in lawsuit against CARES Act restrictions

Foothill-De Anza district joins California community colleges in lawsuit against CARES Act restrictions

Annalise Freimarck and Kathleen Quinn

May 14, 2020

The Foothill-De Anza district joined the California Community College Chancellor's Office in a lawsuit against the CARES Act after the federal Department of Education changed the eligibility requirements around April 21. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, which was signed into la...

Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees unanimously back sentiment against COVID-19 Asian xenophobia, supports DACA students

Protester in Los Angeles in 2017

Caden Zhao, Reporter

May 8, 2020

The Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees unanimously voted to pass a resolution denouncing xenophobia targeted toward Asian-Americans in the COVID-19 pandemic. This resolution follows San Francisco State’s decision to launch an online report center for targeted attacks and harassment against Asia...

Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees approves bond measure, parcel tax for March 3 elections

Faculty members advocate for a parcel tax measure on the March 2020 ballot.

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2019

The Foothill-DeAnza Board of Trustees unanimously supported a bond measure and parcel tax after students and faculty showed strong support for housing. Several students brought signs with statements such as “Housing is a basic human right” and “parcel and bond and justice, yes, yes, yes,” urgi...

Editorial: District must be transparent, practical

La Voz Editorial Board

June 18, 2018

De Anza College should emerge from its budget crisis with many programs and options for students, interim President Christina Espinoza-Peib said during a De Anza Instructional Planning and Budget Team meeting on May 22. So that “we don’t become a STEM college,” she said. Why not? Why d...